Revival of the trilateral implementation of the Rajin-Khasan Railway Project was up for debate on July 13-14, 2018 during the visit of the delegation from the Republic of Korea leading by the Chairman of the Presidential Committee on Northern Economic Operation Мr. Song Young Gil.
The UN Security Council Committee 1718 draws special attention to the exceptions to humanitarian activities in accordance with paragraph 26 of the UN Security Council Resolution 2375 (2017)
On December 7, the Government of Mun Je Ying announced the official launch of the work of the Committee for the Development of the Northern Economic Cooperation. The task of the Committee (the head of the Committee, Mr. Son Yong Gil) is to strengthen cooperation with Eurasian countries, including with Russia, in order to promote cooperation in 9 oblasts (9 bridges), including shipbuilding, port activities, development of the Northern Sea Route, gas industry, railway, electric power, job creation, agriculture and fishing.