Sao Tome and Principe signs new cooperation agreement with Spain for fishing, agriculture and tourism

9 October 2007

Sao Tome, Sao Tome and Principe, 9 Oct – Sao Tome and Principe and Spain are to set up a new cooperation agreement on fishing, agriculture and tourism, the Sao Tome Foreign Minister, Carlos Gustavo dos Anjos said Monday in Sao Tome.

Cited by Sao Tome news agency STP-Press, dos Anjos noted the political will shown by the Spanish authorities in increasing and boosting cooperation in several sector in Sao Tome and Principe.

As well as the fishing, agriculture and tourism agreement, the minister said that Spain may also provide support in the areas of education, health, infrastructures and the environment.

Dos Anjos was speaking to journalists at the end of a meeting of the Spain-Sao Tome and Principe mixed commission. (macauhub)