Visit to the city of Ashdod meetings with the Municipality of Ashdod, the Director of Tourism, Innovation and Infrastructure

Ambassador Bardhyl Canaj together with the Director of the Balkan Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dan Oryan, paid a working visit to the city of Ashdod, where they met with the leaders of the Municipality of Ashdod, the Director of Tourism, Innovation and Infrastructure, as well as the largest Port of Israel operating in this city, etc.
Further on, they met with senior executives of the Company ELTA-IAI ( which operates in the field of Cyber Security.
The purpose of these meetings was the beginning of the work for the Signing of a Twinning Agreement between the Municipality of Ashdod and that of Durrës, with a common interest in infrastructure, port, historical, cultural and artistic projects, etc.
While of particular interest was the proposal of the CEO of the Cyber Security and Marketing Division, for co-investment with Albanian state bodies to create in Tirana the center on Cyber Security.
Both of these projects mark the beginning of a busy working agenda between the relevant Albanian and Israeli authorities, for the second half of 2020, in areas of strategic interest to Albania and Israel.

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