PRESS RELEASE BY THE OFFICE OF THE SPEAKER: Speaker of the House of Representatives receives Ambassador of the Republic of Cape Verde

Speaker of the House of Representatives An?lu Farrugia has received a courtesy visit from Ambassador of the Republic of Cape Verde residing in Rome Manuel Amante da Rosa.

The two dignitaries noted that diplomatic relations between Malta and Cape Verde were quite recent, having been established in March of last year. They referred to the various similarities that exist between the two countries, such as the size of the population, and the issue of immigration.

They discussed issues of mutual interest, including cooperation between the two Parliaments.

Reference was also made to the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU, as well as to the inter-parliamentary meetings being organised by the Parliament of Malta under the Parliamentary dimension of the said Presidency.

Source: Government of Malta