S√£o Paulo ‚Äď Tunisia‚Äôs new ambassador, Nabil Lakhal, arrived in Brazil this Sunday (21) to start his diplomatic mission. Passing through S√£o Paulo on his way to Bras√≠lia and accompanied by his wife Noura Korrab, he was welcomed at the S√£o Paulo International Airport, in the city of Guarulhos, by the honorary consul of Tunisia to S√£o Paulo, Rubens Hannun, who is also a former president of the Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) and the Institutional Relations advisor of the ABCC, Bassel Abou Latif (pictured above, left to right, Latif, Korrab, Lakhal, and Hannun).
‚ÄúHe is very welcome to Brazil,‚ÄĚ said Hannun to ANBA. With this spirit of welcoming and making himself available for initiatives aimed at the state of S√£o Paulo, Hannun received the new ambassador. The consul intends to visit the diplomat in Bras√≠lia in the coming days to discuss Tunisia‚Äôs relations with S√£o Paulo. The ABCC also made itself available to the new ambassador.
Hannun said the embassy plays a fundamental role in the countries‚Äô bilateral relations and highlighted the work between Brazil and Tunisia. ‚ÄúTunisia is a very active country in trade relations. Tunisians come to Brazil to participate in missions and shows; they have had a significant presence at the APAS Show,‚ÄĚ he said, regarding the participation of Tunisians as exhibitors in the annual food exhibition in S√£o Paulo.
Translated by El√ļsio Brasileiro