The newly appointed Non-Resident Ambassador of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria to the Maldives, Abderrahmane Benguerrah paid a courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulla Shahid on Tuesday, November 22.
During the meeting, held at the Ministry’s premises, Minister Shahid welcomed the Ambassador and congratulated him on presenting credentials.
Highlighting the long-standing bilateral ties between the countries, Minister Shahid and Ambassador Benguerrah exchanged ideas to further deepen the ties. They also spoke on deepening cultural exchanges and people-to-people contact between Algeria and Maldives.
At the meeting, Ambassador Benguerrah thanked the Minister for the warm welcome, conveyed his strong commitment to working closely with the government and the people of Maldives.