Reports

Ambassador of Paraguay

HE Miguel Angel Solano-Lopez Casco gave an excellent and colourful talk illustrated with booklets on the history and wildlife in Paraguay, particularly birds.

Ambassador of Sweden

HE Nicola Chase, Swedish Ambassador spoke to the Conservative Foreign and Commonwealth Council in central London about Sweden in the context of European cooperation.

Ambassador of Bulgaria

Bulgaria is a middle-sized European country with a population of 7.5 million. It is one of the oldest states in Europe, dating as far back as the 7th century, and one of the most recent members of NATO and the EU. It is proud to be the motherland of the ancient singer Orpheus, the inventor of the modern computer John Atanasov and last, but not least, the Premier League top scorer Dimitar Berbatov. Bulgaria is an attractive destination for tourism, both summer and winter, as well as for direct foreign investments, boasting the lowest tax rates in the EU.

Ambassador of Georgia

Speech by Ambassador Giorgi Badridze to Conservative Foreign and Commonwealth Council.

Ambassador of Kuwait

Firstly I would like to thank the Conservative Foreign and Commonwealth Council for giving me the opportunity to be here this evening, to speak about a subject all of you know is very dear to my heart; and that is the historic relations between the State of Kuwait and the United and Kingdom 

Rehman Chishti MP hosts Benazir Bhutto Memorial Lecture

Rehman Chishti MP (former adviser to Ms Bhutto) was delighted to host this annual lecture in parliament, which had key note speeches from: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Rt Hon Dominic Grieve MP (Attorney General) Gerald Howarth (Defence Minister), Sir Peter Tapsell (Father of the House) and High Commissioner of Pakistan Wajid Hasan. In attendance was Ms Bakhtwar Bhutto Zardari, The Ambassadors of Turkey and Tunisia to the United Kingdom, as well as many British parliamentarians.

Ambassador of Libya

I would like to thank you for inviting me here tonight and for you being here. It is a great honour for me to speak to such a distinguished audience about the main directions of the foreign policy in Libya.

High Commissioner for Pakistan

Thank you, Sir Ronald for giving me this opportunity to speak to the Conservative members of Parliament as a major coalition partner in the Government. Congratulations on the well-deserved electoral victory.

Ambassador of Finland

The Ambassador of Finland, HE Mr Pekka Huhtaniemi, spoke on 'Features of Finland's foreign policy' at the Conservative Foreign and Commonwealth Council, in central London today.