Szijjarto receives award

Cooperation between Hungary and Kyrgyzstan is continuously increasing

MH – 2018.09.04. 08:24 –

Kyrgyzstani Foreign Minister Erlan Abdildayev presented an award to Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto in the Kyrgyzstani town of Cholpon-Ata on Monday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade informed Hungarian news agency MTI, Kormany.hu reports.

The award is presented to foreign ministers who have done much to facilitate cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and their respective countries, the government's website recalls. So far, the award has been presented to, amongst others, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi.

According to the statement, cooperation between Hungary and Kyrgyzstan is continuously increasing, primarily within the fields of the pharmaceutical industry, water management, agriculture and environmental protection.