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Seoul (VNA) - Leaders of major groups and smaller businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK) will join President Moon Jae-in on his state visit to Singapore this week, the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) said on July 9. 

Moon, who is on a four-day trip to India, is scheduled to visit Singapore from July 11-13, during which he plans to hold a meeting with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. 

The RoK President will be accompanied by a large-scale delegation composed of heads and high-ranking officials of 72 conglomerates and smaller companies, as well as chiefs of business bodies, according to KOTRA. 

They include a vice chairman of tech giant Samsung Electronics Co., the CEO of top automaker Hyundai Motor Co. and a vice chairman of LG Group. 

Businessmen representing smaller companies include the chairmen of Ssangyong Engineering & Construction Co., Hyundai Group, SM Group, and food and beverage giant SPC Group. 

Also on the list are the head of the Korea Federation of Small and Medium Business, the KOTRA president, the president of the Export-Import Bank of Korea and the chief of Korea Investment Corp. 

The  RoK business delegation is slated to attend a Korea-Singapore Business Forum on July 12 to discuss ways to promote bilateral cooperation.-VNA