Four stars were appointed on Thursday as "goodwill ambassadors" for the
Exchange Year between China and Korea in 2007. They are Chinese movie actor Chen
Kun, actress Sun Li, South Korea's singer Kangta and actress and singer
The China-ROK Exchange Year is a yearlong exchange
program celebrating 15th anniversary of bilateral ties.
China and the
ROK have agreed to hold bilateral Exchange Year in 2007 during Chinese President
Hu Jintao's visit to the ROK in November last year.
According to the agenda of the Exchange Year unveiled Tuesday, the two
countries will hold various activities covering politics, culture, education,
sports, science and technology.
The key events will include an opening ceremony in Seoul at the beginning of
2007, a celebration of the 15th anniversary of diplomatic ties on Aug. 24, and a
closing ceremony in Beijing near the year-end.