Minister of Transport and Communications Received the Ambassador of Spain

Date

2006 11 20

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On 30 October, Mr. Algirdas Butkevičius, Minister of Transport and Communications, received Mr. Fidel Lopez Alvarez, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Spain to Lithuania.

During his courtesy visit to the Ministry, Mr. Fidel Lopez Alvarez, Ambassador of Spain, inquired about co-operation between Lithuania and Spain and its prospects, Lithuania's priorities in the field of transport, international projects and opportunities for their national companies to take part in such projects. Mr. Algirdas Butkevičius, Minister of Transport and Communications, presented to the visitor the progress of implementation of the international transport projects Via Baltica and Rail Baltica, as well as co-operation with Spain in the transport sector. The Minister expressed hope for enlarged and strengthened co-operation between the two countries.