Abu Dhabi: Statistics Centre – Abu Dhabi ( SCAD) and the South Korean Statistical authority KOSTAT signed a memorandum of understanding for the provision and management of mutual support and development of means of cooperation in the field of official statistics on both sides.
The MoU was signed in the South Korean capital Seoul by Director General of SCAD Butti Ahmed Mohammed Bin Butti Al Qubaisi and Commissioner, Statistics Korea (KOSTAT) Ki-Jong Woo .
The memorandum seeks to promote and manage cooperation between the parties, including the development of human resources and technical support and the exchange of knowledge and data. It also calls for developing new forms of cooperation.
Both sides noted their interest to promote stronger ties in the fields of statistics and research, where SCAD and KOSTAT will exchange staff on a temporary basis to mutually improve technical knowledge and professional experience.