President Laura Chinchilla is scheduled to leave today for a visit to China and Korea.
The president will begin her travels with meetings in Shanghai in an effort to bring investments to the country. She is being accompanied by Anabel González, the minister of Comercio Exterior, and Allan Flores, the minister of Turismo.
The delegation will visit Beijing Wednesday for more talks with Chinese officials. The delegation has a list of requests for aid from China.
Aug. 20 the delegation will be in Korea. The travelers are scheduled to return home Aug. 22.