Cape Town, 31st August 2021 (TDI): Alvin Botes, Member of the National Assembly of South Africa is all set to visit Poland and Romania from 31st of August to 2nd of September 2021.
He is expected to co-chair with Bilateral Political Consultations with the Head of Polish Service, Dr. Arkady Rzegocki, and the Secretary of the Romanian State, Mr. Cornel Feruta. The goal is to enhance political and diplomatic relations, support and encourage trade and investment in some of the major drivers of the South African economy in order to create jobs. Consequentially, the visit aims to work and build cooperation between South Africa and Africa-EU partnerships. South Africa and Poland already enjoy cordial relations and this visit would further enhance the bilateral relationship. It must be noted that Poland and South Africa have a long tradition of bilateral and multilateral relations. With that, the relations between South Africa and Romania are cordial as well. Bilateral economic relations between the two nations are robust.
A Protocol on Political Consultations between the Government of South Africa and the Government of Romania was signed in 2016 which provided a basis for the cooperation and bilateral relations between the two countries.
The discussions that will take place during this visit are expected to be fruitful.