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S. Korea OKs Hyundai Asan delegation's visit to Mt. Kumgang

2013/08/01 11:41

SEOUL, Aug. 1 (Yonhap) -- South Korea gave the nod Thursday for a group of business people to visit the Mount Kumgang resort on North Korea's east coast to hold a memorial service for late Hyundai Group chairman Chung Mong-hun.

The Ministry of Unification said it authorized the visit of Hyundai chairwoman Hyun Jeong-eun, Chung's widow, and 38 other company executives who will cross over the demilitarized zone at 10:40 a.m. Sunday. The group will hold a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of Chung's death and return over the demarcation line at around 4 p.m.