Several areas for technical cooperation between Argentina and St. Vincent and the Grenadines were identified when Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves visited that South American nation earlier this month.
The Office of the Prime Minister says that during the visit, Gonsalves held talks with Vice President of Argentina, Amado Boudou, along with the ministers responsible for foreign affairs, health, and national security
The areas identified for technical cooperation between both countries are education, airport and port development, coast guard training and health
There will be opportunities for graduate training.
Gonsalves was awarded the Order of the Liberator General San Marin, the highest national order that can be awarded to a non-national of Argentina.
Other recipients of this order include Vicente Fox, Rafael Caldera, Corazon Aquino, and Chester Nimitz.
Several technical missions in the areas of small business development and agriculture will visit SVG over the next nine months for exploratory talks, the Office of the Prime Minister say.
Gonsalves will host a media conference on Tuesday to update the nation on the visit.