The meeting could take place in a third country, with the cities of Singapore, Berlin and Geneva among the possible choices.
North Korea walked out of the talks in April 2009, a month before its second atomic weapons test.
Seoul relaxes demands for resumption of aid-for-disarmament talks with North.
China has called for restarting the six-nation talks to end N Korea`s atomic ambitions.
Two years ago, North Korea walked away from the six-way talks which had begun in 2003.
The Obama administration has said that it wants North Korea to return to six-party talks.
North Korea plans to head back to the bargaining table early next month for talks aimed at ending its nuclear weapons program, a news report said on Saturday.
North Korean officials are "not eager" to resume six-nation talks on ending their nation`s nuclear weapons programme, though they have not ruled out a return to dialogue, a UN envoy has said.
UN special envoy Lynn Pascoe said
on Friday, after a visit to Pyongyang, that North Korea was "not
eager" to return to six-nation nuclear disarmament talks.
The Obama administration on Monday insisted that North Korea should return "without precondition" to the six-party talks on its nuclear programme.
The Obama administration on Thursday said it is willing to hold bilateral discussions with North Korea only if it leads to the resumption of six-party talks towards the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula.
The United States said on Sunday it would hold direct talks with North Korea but only in the context of the existing six-party framework, in response to Pyongyang`s renewed nuclear sabre-rattling.
The United States has said it has not received a "formal invitation" from North Korea and there is no plan for its diplomat to visit Pyongyang now.
North Korea is calling for new nuclear talks but wants them directly with the United States, Governor Bill Richardson said after a rare meeting with diplomats sent by Pyongyang.
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