Vilen Murzac, Chargé d'Affaires a.i., had a meeting with Mr. John O'Sullivan, Acting Director of the Division for Policy and Eastern Partnership of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland, and Ms Joanne King, Deputy Director of the Division, on February 10, 2017
The parties expressed interest in strengthening cooperation and dialogue between foreign ministries of both countries and welcomed the recent appointment of Mr. Gerald Kean, Honorary Consul of the Republic of Moldova in Ireland - a step that will bring concrete results for the development of bilateral economic and cultural ties.
The expansion of consular relations was one of the particular subjects of the discussions as well, given the significant number of Moldovan citizens working and studying in Ireland.
Their first Eurovision experience is Moldova’s debut in the Contest, dating back to 2005. At the 50th edition Zdob si Zdub represented their country with the song "Boonika Bate Doba”, placed 6th in the Final.
The Queen Elizabeth II Academy for Leadership in International Affairs is now inviting applications for Academy Robert Bosch Fellowships (Russia and Eurasia).
The Embassy condemns the hideous terror attack committed on 22 March in London. We express our solidarity and support to the British authorities and our sincere sympathy for the victims of the attack and their families and wish them full and speedy recovery.