February 26, 2015

On Thursday 26 FEB 15 the Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka had the meeting with the Korean President Ms Park Geun-hye during the official visit of the Czech Governmental delegation to Korea. During the meeting they discussed the development of the Czech-Korean co-operation in various fields and subsequently they pronounced the Joint Declaration on the Strategic Partnership between the Czech Republic and the Republic of Korea. The Declaration expresses the interest of both parties to deepen the co-operation, to strengthen the relations between both countries and to promote them to strategic partnership.

The Declaration covers cyber security as well. Both parties emphasise their interest to strengthen the co-operation in the field of cyber security and combating cyber-crime and to share information, lessons learned and knowledge from the technological, strategic, social, international and legal point of view. Furthermore, both parties will support and develop the co-operation in the field of R&D, innovations and modern technologies which will be focused, among the others, on cyber security.