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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

South Korea in Siberia

SEOUL () -- The South Korean government will apply for a chance to participate in a gas exploration project in Siberia, officials at the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy said Friday.

The minister's director for petroleum policy, Shin Dong-oh, told reporters the proposed Korean consortium would be led by the state-run Korea Gas Corp. and include six other companies, including Kohap Group.