Economy Minister Orna Barbivai meets with her British counterpart, UK Secretary of State for International Trade Liz Truss, at the Economy Ministry in Jerusalem.
According to Truss, the pair were meeting to discuss the UK-Israeli free-trade agreement and boosting trade ties in the areas of tech and data.
“It was great to meet a likeminded female minister who is dedicated to the promotion of excellent relations with the UK, our biggest trade partner in Europe,” tweets Barbivai of Yesh Atid. “Looking forward to working together!”
Israeli Ambassador to the UK Tzipi Hotovely also takes part in the meeting.
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— Liz Truss (@trussliz) June 30, 2021