President of the Spanish Government, Pedro Sanchezand that of Argentina, Alberto Fernandezagreed to promote this tuesday strategic partnership plan The two countries reached an agreement last year and were keen to strengthen energy cooperation in the gas and lithium sectors.
Sanchez You fernandez they met in Moncloa PalaceHeadquarters of the Spanish Executive, within the framework of the European tour that the President of Argentina begins today in Madrid and will take him Germany You France,
In their meeting, they discussed various matters of interest, such as the good moments of bilateral relations and, in particular, the effects of the war. UkraineAccording to Spanish government sources in a statement.
in the words of Sanchezin line with the “privileged” bilateral ties that were strengthened last year with the “satisfactory” strategic partnership planBoth countries are keen to increase cooperation in this area digital and in that energyespecially “in the areas of” gas and lithium, in the context of war like the present».
The two leaders underscored “reconciliation and understanding” in the face of the international situation arising out of the war and agreed to condemn the invasion Ukraine by Russian President Vladimir PutinSimultaneously stressed the importance of the countries Latin America and that europa continue to condemn the attack on United Nations,
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Action Plan for the Internationalization of the Spanish Economy (2021–2022) budgetary priorities are SMEs and Ibero-American countries, promoting a “conducive scenario” to foster trade and investment relations in the face of “food and energy shortages”. Spain You Argentinato cover gas And this LithiumAccording to the statement.
« Spanish companies and investors keep their commitments ArgentinaAnd those who are already there have reiterated their commitment to the development of the country”, the note highlighted.
Sanchez I also went fernandez Willingness to explore ways that contribute to the «expansion» of the set of Latin America Spanish model in favor digitization And this green infectionBeing a “world reference” digital rightsand to do it from Ibero-American General Secretariat (SEGIB).
He congratulated the President of Argentina on the financial agreement with him International Monetary Fund (IMF) « Which Naturally Spain supports” and to thrive 10% Of Start After the pandemic in 2021.
The President of the Government of Spain also thanked fernandez an engagement Argentina reiterated desire to do more with the Ibero-American summit Spain To continue to contribute to the “deepening” of the partnership between ui You Latin America-Caribbean involved in the ratification of EU-MERCOSUR Pact,