Koreas start talks on reopening joint industrial factory

Story highlights

  • Talks are held on the North Korean side of a neutral border village
  • The joint industrial complex at Kaesong closed in May amid increasing tensions
  • Some $2 billion worth of goods have been produced in Kaesong since operations began in 2005
North and South Korean officials started talks Saturday on reopening the Kaesong industrial complex, a suspended joint factory that marked a symbol of cooperation between the two rivals.
Each side sent a delegation of three members to Tongilgak, the South Korean Uni