The Minister of Foreign Affairs met with the Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Energy and Industry of Albania
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Ioannis Kasoulides, met today, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Albania, Mr Ditmir Bushati, and the Minister of Energy and Industry of the country, Mr Damian Gjiknuri.
The three Ministers held a private meeting, followed by official talks between the delegations of the two countries. After the official talks, the two Ministers of Foreign Affairs signed a bilateral Agreement on Cooperation in the field of Health.
Then, Mr Kasoulides and his counterpart made statements to the Press, as follows:
Minister Kasoulides: “It is a great pleasure to welcome the Foreign Minister of Albania along with the Minister of Energy in Nicosia and to have had a fruitful discussion on common interests and concerns.
Particular emphasis was given on Albania’s European path, where we commented on the progress already achieved, encouraged Albania to continue with the necessary reform process and assure my colleagues of our willingness to contribute to this effort with our knowledge and expertise. The Memorandum of Understanding on European Integration, which we have recently signed, provides an important medium towards this direction. -30.01.2015