Armenia – Republic of South Africa
On May 19 the newly-appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of South Africa to Armenia H.E. Christian Albertus Basson (residence in Kiev) visited RA Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
President of RA Chamber of Commerce and Industry Mr. Martin Sargsyan congratulated the diplomatist on the appointment and introduced the level of intergovernmental economic relations and the role of the Chamber in its activation. Mr. Sargsyan particularly highlighted Armenia not only as a market but also the opportunities for transit of our Republic to make cargo transportations especially to Eurasian Union member states. Mr. Martin Sargsyan stressed the role of the Representations of RA Chamber of Commerce and Industry in over two dozens countries of the world.
H.E. Mr. Basson introduced thoroughly the business environment of the Republic of South Africa and cooperation opportunities.
The importance of signing Memorandum of Cooperation between the Chambers of the two countries as well as organization of business visits was bilaterally noted as a first step.