King Receives Brazilian FM

تم نشره في Mon 5 March / Mar 2018. 01:00 AM
  • His Majesty King Abdullah II receives Brazilian FM - (Petra)

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II on Sunday received Brazilian Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes Ferreira, who handed him a letter form Brazilian President, Michel Temer, on relations between the two countries and means of strengthening them in various fields.

During the meeting, King Abdullah stressed Jordan's keenness to expand cooperation with Brazil in various fields, especially in the economic, trade and investment domains.

Advantages of the Jordanian economy and Jordan's strategic location, which serves as a gateway to regional markets as well as African and Asian markets, was also reviewed.

The meeting also discussed the signing of the investment promotion agreement between Jordan and Brazil, and how the Kingdom could benefit from the framework cooperation agreement with the Mercosur countries which include Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay.

The King and the Brazilian minister also discussed regional developments, particularly the peace process.

His Majesty underlined the need to intensify efforts to re-launch serious negotiations between the Palestinians and the Israelis according to the two-state solution, leading to the establishment of an independent Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital.

The King and the Brazilian minister also discussed efforts to find political solutions to the region's crises and fight terrorism within a holistic strategy.

In turn, the Brazilian foreign minister emphasized his country's keenness to boost cooperation with Jordan and raise them to higher levels, lauding the Kingdom's pivotal role, under the leadership of the King, to achieve security and stability in the region.