Minister of Foreign Affairs, Abdulla Shahid sends a message of felicitation to Minister of Foreign Affairs, European Affairs and Foreign Trade and the Federal Cultural Institutions of Belgium, Her Excellency Sophie Wilmès on the occasion of the Belgian National Day
Minister’s message reads as follows:
“As Belgium celebrates the festive occasion of the National Day, the Government and the people of Maldives join me in conveying our heartfelt greetings and good wishes to Your Excellency, the Government and People of Belgium.
Belgium and the Maldives have maintained strong bilateral relations since the establishment of diplomatic relations on 03 October 1977. The Maldives and Belgium have cooperated in areas of mutual interest, such as climate action, strengthening democracy, and human rights. I thank Your Excellency, the People and the Government of Belgium for the assistance provided to the Maldives at all times, in various fora.
I remain confident that the Maldives-Belgium relations will continue to strengthen in the years to come.
Please accept, Excellency, my best wishes for your good health, wellbeing and, progress and prosperity for the people of Belgium.”