Pyongsu J-V Company Ltd. Commissioned

Date: 11/06/2004 | Source: (English) | Read original version at source

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Pyongyang, June 10 (KCNA) -- The Pyongsu J-V Company Ltd., a new pharmaceutical producer, was commissioned with due ceremony at the Pyongyang Pharmaceutical Factory on June 9.
Present at the ceremony were Minister of Foreign Trade Rim Kyong Man, Vice-Minister of Public Health Jon Hyon Phung, Chairman of the DPRK Committee for the Promotion of Economic Cooperation with Foreign Countries Paek Hyon Bong, officials of the company, officials concerned and employees of the factory.
Attending it were Peter Zuellig, chief executive of the Interpacific of Switzerland, and his party, Eckhard Hoffmann, managing director of the company, Felix Abt, managing director of the Interpacific Holding in the DPRK, foreign diplomatic envoys and embassy officials here, representatives and staff members of international organizations and Samlee Plianbangchang, director of the Regional Office for Southeast Asia of the World Health Organization, and his party on a visit to the DPRK and other foreigners.
Eckhard Hoffmann in a report referred to the construction of a modern j-v company and extended thanks to the staff members of the company and builders for the great efforts made to construct it.
He hoped that the company would be successfully operated by concerted efforts in the future.
Peter Zuellig and Ju Jong Ho, manager of the factory, made congratulatory speeches.
The participants went round its production processes after the cutting of the red cloth seen hanging in front of the building of the company.

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