Official visit to the City of Khimki

Reference Number:  , Press Release Issue Date: Oct 29, 2019

Moscow - On the personal invitation of the Mr. Dimitry Voloshin, the Head of the City Administration, Pierre Clive Agius, the Ambassador of Malta to the Russian Federation, visited the Council of Khimki, a city in the Region of Moscow and one of the most economically affluent cities in the Russian Federation.

During his visit Ambassador Agius and the Council of the City of Khimki explored possibilities of greater opportunities for cultural, economic and tourism interaction.

The City of Khimki hosts also the Sheremetyevo Airport which is the base in Moscow for Air Malta flights. This is not the first project of the Embassy of Malta in Russia with the City of Khimki.  Earlier this year the Embassy organised a team of children from Khimki to represent Malta in a football tournament involving 17 countries. The Malta team was the runner-up of the tournament losing only during the penalty shoot-out during the extra time. 

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