In London, State Secretary Andrejs Pildegovičs discusses security and economy

22.05.2017. 09:57

On 19 May, the State Secretary of the Latvian Foreign Ministry, Andrejs Pildegovičs, was on a working visit to London and met with the Permanent Under Secretary and Head of the Diplomatic Service at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Sir Simon McDonald, and representatives from the China Chamber of Commerce in the UK.

At the meeting with Sir Simon McDonald, the bilateral relations between Latvia and the United Kingdom were discussed, with a special focus on cooperation in business and on security issues. The diplomats also shared views on preparations for the NATO Summit on 25 May and current developments in the European Union, including Brexit.

At the meeting with representatives from the China Chamber of Commerce, main attention was given to the potential of economic cooperation between Latvia and China and the advantages of Latvia’s business environment.

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