Doha, 22 August 2022 (TDI): Secretary-General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Qatar, Dr. Ahmed bin Hassan Al Hammadi met with the Ambassador of the Republic of Moldova, Victor Tvircun on the occasion of the end of his tenure.

Qatari official extended his thanks to the Ambassador of Moldova for his efforts to bolster and enhance bilateral relations. He also wished him success in his new mission.

Qatar- Moldova Relations

The relations between the State of Qatar and the Republic of Moldova are based on mutual respect.

Both sides have a desire to develop the relations to the best for the common interest of both countries.

Qatar and Moldova signed a protocol for the establishment of diplomatic relations in 1997.

Later, the two sides signed an agreement for cultural cooperation. Both sides also signed a protocol for consultation between the Government of Qatar and the Government of Moldova on 30 May 2022.

The strengthening of the relations began when the former Moldovan Prime Minister, Vlad Filat visited Qatar in 2012.

During the visit, he met the then Prime Minister and Minister of  Foreign Affairs Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabr Al-Thani.

The bilateral relations between the two countries have witnessed further development and cooperation.

The cooperation has culminated in the opening of embassies of the two countries during the years 2013- 2014.

Furthermore, the relations have seen boosting steps both in terms of visits, contacts, messages, and even submission of mutual invitations between officials of the two countries.

The relations have also witnessed promising steps in terms of meetings held with Moldovan officials. They praised the deep bilateral relations between the State of Qatar and the Republic of Moldova.

The desire of the two countries to promote bilateral relations is shown in several areas such as the agreements that have been signed between the two parties.