Press Releases, 5/22/2009
Stubb to attend the Meetings of Foreign Ministers in Vietnam and Cambodia
Press release 143/2009
22 May, 2009
Foreign Minister Alexander Stubb will travel next week to Vietnam and Cambodia. He will attend the ASEM Foreign Ministers Meeting to be held in Hanoi, Vietnam on 25–26 May. In Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Foreign Minister Stubb will take part in the EU-ASEAN Ministerial Meeting scheduled for 27–28 May.
The topics for discussion at these Ministerial Meetings include, among others, the international economic crisis, climate policy and other international issues as well as current regional questions.
In addition to the meetings, there are several bilateral talks on Foreign Minister Stubb’s agenda. Among others, he will meet with the Foreign Ministers of Vietnam, Indonesia, Laos and Malaysia.
Additional information: Juha Kirstilä, Press Attaché to the Minister for Foreign Affairs, mobile tel. +358 40 552 8200, Jori Arvonen, Senior Adviser to the Minister for Foreign Affairs, mobile tel. +358 50 553 6117, and First Secretary Heidi Marttila, mobile tel. +358 40 480 3901