KBS, CCTV and Korea Creative Content Agency signed an agreement on co-production of documentaries on 25th July at CCTV in Beijing. Two broadcasters also agreed to schedule documentaries to be co-produced for each broadcaster’s channels and to hold a forum to prompt the cooperation.
On the same day, the two companies notched up the current memorandum on news exchange to an agreement that includes the free exchange of news within 48 hours of its broadcasting and joint covering of news events. Mr. Cho Dae-hyun, Executive Vice President of KBS, and Mr. Luo Ming, Vice President of CCTV, signed the agreement.
Maintaining a close partnership through a biennial meeting held alternately in Seoul and Beijing, KBS and CCTV have been working together on projects such as ‘The Korea-China Song Festival’. As the year 2012 marks the 20th anniversary of the diplomatic relations of two countries, KBS and CCTV are anticipating the year to expand cooperation.