President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has sent a congratulatory message to the President elect of Germany, His Excellency Frank-Walter Steinmeier.
The President’s message reads as follows:
“It gives me great pleasure to extend my heartfelt congratulations to you on your election as the new President of the Federal Republic of Germany.”
“The Maldives and Germany have enjoyed, long standing relations, and 2016 marked the 50th Anniversary of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between both our countries. Germany is an important partner of the Maldives and I firmly believe that under your able leadership, both our two countries will continue to develop dynamic, mutually beneficial relations, especially in the fields of climate change, economy and counter-terrorism.”
“Please accept my best wishes for your great success, as well as for health and happiness of you and your family.”