Parker to promote rebuild during Korea visit

4:44 pm on 30 April 2012

Mayor Bob Parker is to travel to South Korea to promote investment in the rebuilding of central Christchurch.

Mr Parker will leave on Thursday. He will speak at a business breakfast in the capital Seoul and visit Christchurch's sister city Songpa-Gu.

The mayor will also be a guest speaker at the Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief Conference in Seoul.

He will then travel to Israel for an international mayors' conference.