World Honorary Consuls meeting held for the 1st time in Prague.
Tonio Casapinta, Honorary Consul for the Czech Republic in Malta was amongst the 140 Honorary Consuls who attended the 1st World Czech Honorary Consuls meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Prague between the 1st and the 3rd June 2008.
The meeting was addressed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, The Hon Dr Karel Schwarzenberg, The Deputy Ministers of Foreign Affairs Ms Helena Bambasova and Jan Kouhlt and representatives from CzechTrade, CzechInvest and Czech Tourism.
The Consuls also had a private meeting with The Hon Prime Minister Mr Topolanek at Liechtenstein Palace and where guests of the President of the Senate of the Czech Parliament for a farwell reception at Wallenstein Palace.
The meeting also had space for a cultural programme for the accompanying spouses.