Minister Zaorálek Met with Foreign Minister of Canada
22.04.2014 / 16:45
Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic Lubomír Zaorálek received Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada, John Baird, at Czernin Palace on 22 April, 2014.
The main aim of the visit was to stimulate further development of political and commercial bilateral relations of the Czech Republic and Canada. The ministers agreed that the solution of the visa issue in the autumn 2013 provides an opportunity for a dynamic development of Czech-Canadian relations. Minister Zaorálek pointed out the potential in the area of science, research and innovations, where the Czech Republic can offer a top level cooperation to Canadian experts. Ministers also discussed current international topics focussing on situation in Ukraine and Eastern Europe in general.