The Director of the Hong Kong Observatory (HKO), Mr Shun Chi-ming, and the Administrator of the Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA), Mr Cho Seok Joon, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on co-operation between the two organisations in Seoul, Republic of Korea, today (30 May).
The Observatory has been collaborating with KMA over the years in various disciplines, including aviation weather services and public weather service support for developing countries. In recent years, the two organisations jointly co-ordinate a pilot project of the World Meteorological Organisation to support meteorological services to develop numerical weather prediction (NWP) capability. The signing of the MOU today signifies further strengthening of the collaboration between the two services. >> full text