홈으로 About Suyeong > Sister Localities

Sister Localities

China Liaoning Dalian Jinzhou

China Liaoning Dalian Jinzhou
Location :
Bridge between South Yellow Sea and Bo Hai in the Laotung Peninsula
Area :
1,100㎢
Population :
520,000 persons
Number of Public Officers :
500persons

Administrative District

  • 2 Xiang 11 Zhen 1 State Farm 7 Jiedao Banshichu (Szie: Xiang - Myeon, Zhen - Eup, Jiedao Banshichu - Dong)

Regional Characteristics

  • Seaside port city with largest trade port in North China (Grand Liao Port)
  • Many cultural remains with various policies to help foster local corporations
  • Economic boom created within Dalian Free Trade Zone
  • Climate: Temperate (annual average temperature of 9∼12℃)

Major Industries

Architecture, chemistry, food, textile, granite, limestone, and etc.

Other Status

  • Educational Institutes: 7 years of compulsory education
  • Cultural Leisure: Dahei Mountain in Liaoning, Nature Protection Zone, Dragon King Beach Tourist Zone
  • Major Facilities: Shen-Da Expressway, Da-Quang Expressway, and largest subway station in the Liaotung Peninsula

History of Sisterhood

China Liaoning Dalian Jinzhou History of Sisterhood
'96. 1. 15 Request from Jinzhou for sistership
'96. 4. 22 Sisterhood delegation from Jinzhou visited Suyeong-gu (for consultation)
'96. 5. 13 Report on plans to promote sisterhood by Suyeong-gu District Council
'96. 6. 11 Approval of sisterhood
'96. 9. 09 Concluded sisterhood by visiting Jinzhou

Note

  • Jinzhou is the center of politics, culture, and economy of Liaoning. The region was appointed by "North Hong Kong" Construction Plan as a future new town and is experiencing active economic boom. 108 Korean companies including large investment company Jindo have entered the region.
  • Dalian Korean Corporate Complex was constructed in collaboration with Korea.
  • Jinzhou encourages investment by foreign companies.
    • Exemption of corporate income tax for 2 years since a company starts to make profit
    • Land use fee reduced to 20~80% depending on the amount of investment
    • Other services like water, electricity, and communication

Vietnam Dalat (Friendship Exchange)

Vietnam Dalat (Friendship Exchange)
Location :
Located in Lang Biang Highland to the south of central hillside in Vietnam, 1,500m above sea level
Area :
393.28㎢
Population :
301,243persons (as of 2010. 5)

Administrative Districts

  • 12 Districts, 4 Communes (Ta Nung, Xuan Truong, Xuan Tho and Tram Hanh)

Regional Characteristics

  • City of Lam Dong Castle in Vietnam that grew as 1st class city as of March 24, 2009
  • The city was originally developed by French rulers as recreation area and has developed into the largest tourist city in the highland of Vietnam (appointed as Special Tourist Zone).
  • Resident income [21,400,000 VND (1,284,000 won)] belongs to the upper class of Vietnam.
  • The region shows clear difference from tropical climate of Vietnam (spring and autumn weathers of Korea)
  • Annual average temperature: 18℃ ~ 25℃ (maximum temperature 27℃, minimum temperature 6.5℃)

Major Industries

  • Origin of wine production and flower cultivation (hydrangea and daisy) industries
  • Chief producer of orchid, rose, vegetables, and fruits (strawberry, avocado, etc.)
  • Baking industry with jams made with strawberry, mulberry, sweet potato, and rose
  • Famous for scientific research complex on biotechnology and nuclear physics

Other Status

  • Overseas Koreans: About 40 Koreans are living in Dalat as professors at Dalat University and entrepreneurs.
  • Education Institute: Dalat University
  • Major Tourist Sites: Dambri Fall, Pongour Fall, Gougah Fall, Xuan Huong Lake, Tuyen Lam Lake, Love Valley, Da Lat Golf Course, Lake of Sigh, etc.

History of Sisterhood

Vietnam Dalat (Friendship Exchange) History of Sisterhood table
'11.01.27 Vietnam (Dalat) suggested sisterhood - local businesses
'11.02.11 Negotiation with Dalat City Office in Lam Dong Castle, Vietnam
'11.02.14 Decided to send negotiation body for international sisterhood
'11.02.17 Sent official document on official visit of Suyeong-gu Visiting Group - To Dalat City, Vietnam
'11.02.25 Receipt of official document inviting Suyeong-gu Visiting Group from Dalat
'11.02.28 Busan notified relevant matters to Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Hochiminh City
'11.03.04 Conclusion of Letter of Intent for Friendship Exchange by Busan Suyeong-gu and Vietnam Dalat (in Dalat city)

Note

  • Cool weather maintained throughout the year allows production of all types of agricultural products including cabbage and cauliflower. Vegetables produced in Dalat are best in terms of quality and richness. They are exported to ASEAN and North Asian countries.
  • Dalat is a famous tourist city referred to as 'Small Paris' of Vietnam (Known as the best honeymoon resort in Vietnam)
  • Contribution to vegetable industry and human resources in Dalat (Professor Kim, Jin Gook at Dalat University)
    • Establishment of Korea-Vietnam Academy
    • Promoting establishment of Korea-Vietnam Academy in Dalat University
    • Contributing to increase in farming income of Dalat city through ‘rainproof cultivation (vinyl greenhouse)'
  • Orion Co., Ltd.:
    • Contributes to increase in farming income by supplying seed potatoes for processing to 20,000 households and purchasing all cultivated potatoes