Grenada Established Diplomatic Relations with the Kyrgyz Republic

MOSCOW, RUSSIA, June 5, 2019 – Grenada has formally established diplomatic relations with the Kyrgyz Republic.

A Joint Communiqué on establishing diplomatic relations between both countries was signed in Moscow on Monday June 3, 2019.

Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary H.E. Mr. Oleg Firer and H.E. Mr. Alikbek Dzhekshenkulov signed on behalf of the governments of Grenada and the Kyrgyz Republic respectively.

“The Kyrgyz Republic and Grenada, desirous to promote mutual understanding and strengthen the friendship and cooperation between the two countries, guided by the principles and purposes of the United Nations Charter and international law, have decided to establish diplomatic relations at ambassadorial level,” the communiqué read.

The ambassadors discussed economic and cultural development of both countries and the possibilities for further cooperation in other areas including tourism.

The diplomats agreed to actively explore cooperation between both countries including cultural exchanges and bilateral visa waiver.

Source: Embassy of Grenada Press Centre

Pure Grenada Products Showcased at the “Russian Retail Week 2019” Exhibition

MOSCOW, RUSSIA, June 3, 2019 – Embassy of Grenada to the Russian Federation in conjunction with the Ministry of International Business of Grenada, today announced participation in the Russian Retail Week 2019, six-day event held on June 3 – 8, 2019 at the World Trade Centre, Moscow.

Russian Retail Week, organized by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation and the Russian Retail Market Experts Association is a large-scale retail industry event with the participation of business and government. The event is a great platform to form main directions of retail industry development, to determine the state approaches to the development of the modern and civilized retail market, to resolve the industry problems.

“The Russian Retail Week may be recognized a landmark event indicative of a new level of interaction between the trade business community and governmental authorities,” commented Mr. Denis Manturov, Minister for Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation.

More than 6,500 people are expected at the Russian Retail Week 2019. Every year the number of forum participants increases by an average of 1,000 people. In 2015, the first event gathered more than 3,000 participants, in 2016 – 4,000, in 2017 – 5,000, in 2018 – 6,000 participants.

The Embassy of Grenada in conjunction with the Ministry of International Business of Grenada is showcasing Pure Grenada products from Grenada Cooperative Nutmeg Association (GCNA), Grenada Cocoa Association, Grenada Chocolate Company, De La Grenade Industries, Belmont Estate, Westerhall Estate Rum, Clarke’s Court Rum and Caribbean Naturals & Grenada Nutmeg / Cocoa Products that include:

  • Cocoa Beans
  • Nutmeg
  • Local spices
  • Chocolates
  • Rum and spiced liquors
  • Local manufactured products

“Our participation in the Russian Retail Week 2019 event underscores our dedication to the region as well as gives us an opportunity to showcase Pure Grenada and all it has to offer,” commented H.E. Mr. Oleg Firer, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Grenada.

Source: Embassy of Grenada Press Centre