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Reception by State Secretary for Global Affairs Mihail Dobre of the Ambassador agréé of Nepal, Dr. Ravi Mohan Sapkota Kopila

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State Secretary Mihail Dobre received in audience, on 13 January 2014, Dr. Ravi Mohan Sapkota Kopila, Ambassador agréé of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal to Romania, resident in Moscow, to present copies of his credentials.

The State Secretary assured the Nepalese official of the Romanian authorities’ full support for his demarches to develop the cooperation between Romania and Nepal.

The two officials brought up the anniversary, on 20 April 2013, of 45 years of diplomatic relations between the two states and exchanged views on the prospects of Romanian-Nepalese bilateral relations, both with respect to reviving the political and diplomatic dialogue, and to economic cooperation. They identified several sectors where specific cooperation projects could be undertaken: hydropower, forestry, agriculture, chemical fertilizers, health care, tourism, education, culture, and services.

As part of the audience, they also approached issues related to cooperation in international organizations, with a focus on the two states’ experience in peacekeeping operations, as well as on various methods of collaboration at the UN, including mutual support for candidacies to positions in UN bodies and institutions.