By: L.N. Reklai

June 1, 2017 (Oslo, Norway) President Tommy E. Remengesau inked diplomatic ties between the Republic of Palau and Norway with Mr Borge Brende, Norway Minister of Foreign Affairs yesterday.


President Remengesau is attending and addressing the “First Party Meeting of the Parties to 2009 FAO Agreement on Port State Measures” in Norway from May 29 to June 1, 2017.

His delegation includes Her Excellency Ms. Ngedikes Olai, Permanent Representative of Palau to United Nations and Permanent Representative of Palau to UN FAO and Palau Ambassador to European Union.  Minister Umiich Sengebau of Ministry of Resources, Environment and Tourism and Deputy Chief of Staff Rebluud Kesolei.

President Remengesau will be going to United States after this to attend the United Nations Ocean Conference in New York from June 5-9.  [/restrict]