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The meeting of the Secretary General of the Foreign and European Integration Ministry Anatol Vangheli with his Norwegian counterpart Wegger Strømmen

The meeting of the Secretary General of the Foreign and European Integration Ministry Anatol Vangheli with his Norwegian counterpart Wegger Strømmen
On the 10-11th of February 2017 Anatol Vangheli, Secretary General, conducted a working visit to Oslo, Norway, where he met with Wegger Strømmen, Secretary General of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The activity aimed at achieving inter-ministerial agenda and celebrating the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Moldova and the Kingdom of Norway.

The discussions were focused on issues related to bilateral relations through the development of political dialogue, the boost of the trade and economic relations, the legal framework, the situation in the region and mutual support within international organizations. They also considered issues related to the organizational structure, functioning and systemic management of both foreign ministries.

Anatol Vangheli appreciated the good bilateral relations and thanked for the continued support of Norway to promote reforms in the Republic of Moldova on its European integration path and for implementation of various projects for the country's development in various areas of national interest.

Wegger Strømmen reconfirmed the support of Norway for the European course of our country and for the upward development of bilateral relations. In this context, it was mentioned the visit of the State Secretary of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Chisinau, scheduled for May this year.

The visit's agenda included other meetings with Norwegian Foreign ministry officials focused on the exchange of experience in the fields of management and functioning of the foreign ministries of both countries.