Commerce Minister to attend WTO Ministerial Conference in Buenos Aires

Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis will participate in the 11th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) that begins on Sunday in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and will wrap up on December 13.

According to a PIO press release, Lakkotrypis will also attend on Sunday a meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council, to be attended by Commerce Ministers, which is organised by the Estonian EU Presidency.

As it is noted, the WTO Ministerial Conference takes place every two years. Discussions this year are described as particularly important, as they will determine the organizations future course.

Lakkotrypis will return to Cyprus on December 14.

Source: Cyprus News Agency