On 10-th of December 2012 the working meeting between Professor dr. Anton, Director of Institute of International Relations and Economic and UAE Ambassador- Yacoub Yousif Al Hosani had taken place.
Professor dr. Anton Caragea had emphasized, in his speech, the Romanian side openness towards friendly dialogue, consistent and productive towards United Arab Emirates , expressing his interest in expanding bilateral economic exchanges and fostering political and cultural dialogue between the two countries.
Romania is seeking to re-ignite the long economic and political cooperation tradition towards UAE and is considering United Arab Emirates as a privileged partner in this world region, stated prof.Anton Caragea.
Answering to comments made by Professor dr. Anton Caragea, H.E. Ambassador Yacoub Yousif Al Hosani, underlined that United Arab Emirates are also interested in political, cultural and economic cooperation with Romania and the encouragement received are extremely important in launching the bilateral dialogue.
The meeting had continued with a large area of issues raised in open dialogue between Professor Dr. Anton Caragea and Ambassador Yacoub Yousif Al Hosani.
The parties had agreed in opening a Parliamentary Friendship Group Romania-UAE in Romanian Parliament and a similar group in United Arab Emirates Parliament, also the opening a Romanian Support Group for Dubai candidature for EXPO 2020 was discussed to duplicate the success story of Astana-capital of Kazakhstan and host of EXPO 2017 .
The long and open dialogue, full of substance, was considered as extremely useful for the parties and the desire to continue this dialogue in the next period was underlined by the parties.
In data de 10 decembrie 2012 a avut loc intrevederea de lucru intre prof.dr.Anton Caragea, Directorul Institutului de Relatii Internationale si Cooperare Economica si Excelenta Sa Yacoub Yousif al Hosani, Ambasadorul Emiratelor Arabe Unite in Romania.
In deschiderea intalniri Prof.dr.Anton Caragea a reiterat disponibilitatea partii romane pentru un dialog consistent si productiv cu Emiratele Arabe Unite , exprimand interesul pentru cresterea schimburilor economice bilaterale si impulsionarea schimburilor politice si culturale intre cele doua tari.
Romania doreste sa reinnoade lunga traditie de cooperare economica si politica cu Emiratele Arabe Unite si considera Emiratele Arabe Unite drept un partener privilegiat in aceasta zona a lumii, a subliniat prof.Anton Caragea .
Raspunzand comentariilor facute de prof.dr.Anton Caragea, Excelenta Sa Yacoub Yousif al Hosani, Ambasadorul Emiratelor Arabe Unite in Romania a apreciat ca UAE sunt interesate in cooperarea politica, culturala si economica cu Romania si ca incurajarile primitesunt extreme de importante in relansarea dialogului bilateral.
In continuare, Prof.dr.Anton Caragea si Ambasadorul Yacoub Yousif Al Hosani au discutat asupra unui calendar de masuri concrete pentru dezvoltarea relatiei bilaterale incluzand constituirea unui Grup Parlamentar de Prietenie Romania-UAE in Parlamentul Romaniei si a unuia corespunzator in Parlamentul din UAE , constituirea unui grup romanesc de sustinere a candidaturii orasului Dubai pentru EXPO 2020 pe modelul sucesului obtinut de capitala Kazahstanului-Astana la Expo 2017 etc.
Dialogul indelungat si deschis, plin de substanta, a fost considerat ca fiind extrem de util ambelor parti ce si-au afirmat dorinta de a fi continuat in urmatoarea perioada.
On 7 of December 2012, the taking office protocol and presentation meeting between Prof. Dr. Anton Caragea, Director of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation and H.E. Keiji Yamamoto, Ambassador of Japan in Romania had taken place.
Prof.dr.Anton Caragea express his heart felted congratulation on the occasion of beginning of mandate of Mr. Keiji Yamamoto, appreciating that between Romanian and Japan there is a long and positive history of cultural, economic and political cooperation and a large area of common interests , designed to forge a good understanding between the two nations .
The Romania- Japan relationship has the ability to become an example of building an economic and cultural exchange area between East Asia and Romania, remarked Professor Anton Caragea.
Now it is an auspicious moment for reconstructing and rebuilding the framework of dialogue and friendship between Romania and Japan, as the level of bilateral expectations is great and the political and economic will for such an improvement is marked clearly.
H.E. Keiji Yamamoto had expressed his satisfaction and appreciation for the encouragement`s offered by prof.dr.Anton Caragea and had stated that the vision of a economic, politic and cultural special relationship between Japan and Romania is a common shared vision.
The dialogue had continued on exploring concrete sphere of economic activity interesting for both countries.
During the meeting where tabled also different aspects and analyses of economic, political and cultural bilateral relations and on ways of fostering this dialogue on to the future.
The comprehensive dialogue led the foundations of a successful diplomatic mandate and fostering the relations between Romanian and Japan and constitutes a promise for re-launching a traditional Romanian diplomatic action towards Japan.
In data de 7 Decembrie 2012 a avut loc intrevederea protocolara, de prezentare, intre prof.dr.Anton Caragea, Directorul Institutului de Relatii Internationale si Cooperare Economica si d-nul. Keiji Yamamoto, Ambasador al Japoniei in Romania.
Prof.dr.Anton Caragea a prezentat felicitarile sale, cu ocazia inceperii mandatului domnului Keiji Yamamoto, apreciind ca intre Romania si Japonia exista o lunga traditie plina de rezultate pozitive de cooperare economica si politica si o larga arie de interese comune, menite a garanta o buna intelegere intre cele doua tari.
Relatia intre Romania si Japonia are posibilitatea de a fi un exemplu, pentru construirea unei zone de schimburi culturale si economice intre Romania si Asia.
Acum exista momentul propice pentru reluarea dialogului bilateral si ridicarea lui la nivelul asteptarilor celor doua popoare, deoarece exista vointa politica bilaterala necesara acestei dezvoltari.
Excelenta Sa Dl. Keiji Yamamoto a apreciat cu satisfactie incurajarile venite din partea Prof.dr.Anton Caragea si a apreciat ca viziunea din partea janponeza este similara : Romania trebuie sa isi preia economic, cultural si politic locul privilegiat in relatia cu Japonia.
Dialogul a continuat pe teme concrete, fiind analizate principalele arii de actiune economica interesante bilateral.
In cursul dialogului a avut loc o analiza a relatiilor economice, politice si culturale dintre cele doua tari si a metodelor practice de dezvoltare a acestora in viitor.
Dialogul cuprinzator a pus bazele unei mandat de succes pentru dezvoltarea relatiei intre Romania si Japonia si promite relansarea unei directii de actiune diplomatica traditionala a Romaniei spre Japonia.
On 30th of November 2012, the ceremony of handing out the awards for diplomatic and international relations activity, hosted by the Balkans and Europe Magazine has taken place.
Professor dr. Anton Caragea receiving the PRIZE ON VOCATION FOR INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION.
The prizes are destined to render homage to the most important personalities of Romanian diplomatic life, personalities that had a long standing and positive influence in forging Romanian foreign policy and in supporting a better international image for our country.
Professor dr. Anton Caragea, Director of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation was hailed as the best romanian diplomat of this year, receiving the PRIZE ON VOCATION FOR INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION .
In the last period, the PRIZE ON VOCATION FOR INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION was bestowed upon such lofty personalities as: Macedonian President-Boris Trajkovski, Azerbaijan President: Ilham Aliyev and Greece Prime Minister, Constantinos Simitis etc.
In the official handing out ceremony, offering the response to the presentation made by Mr. Carol Roman, Director of Balkans and Europe Magazine, Professor Dr. Anton Caragea had taken the rostrum presenting the main highlights of his vision of Romanian foreign policy.
Professor dr. Anton Caragea had underlined the necessity that Romanian voice must be regarded as the voice of Europe, and when Bucharest is stating a foreign policy decision this must be also regarded as an European voice. Romania is a fundamental element of European construction, concluded professor Anton Caragea.
Professor dr. Anton Caragea on the rostrum for the acceptance speech
Another basic principle of foreign policy must be the necessity for Romania to forge new partnership`s, a tradition that has proven useful for Romania in the past and must be revived.
The revival of this long standing tradition had transformed the foreign policy landscape of Romania as seen by the favorable examples of Romania`s relations with Kazakhstan and United Arab Emirates.
By strategic partnership with Kazakhstan, Romania was able to host in February 2010 the Preparatory Conference on OSCE reform and the theories presented in the Bucharest Conference had being transformed in key elements of the OSCE agenda of reform, debated in the High Level Astana Conference in December 2010.
In 2011, Romania hosted the most important international conference, after the one held in Washington, to mark the independence of Kazakhstan.
In 2012, Romania was the first European country to announce his support for Astana-Kazakhstan capital, as the host for EXPO 2017 international exhibition. Also in 2012, the two decades of successful diplomatic relations between Romania and Kazakhstan where celebrated with pomp and ceremony.
I must also emphasize on the hosting by Romania of the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe and Asia, in November 2012, occasion for the Romanian elite to express his staunch support for the Kazakhstan President-Nursultan Nazarbayev, plan to forge an area of security and cooperation between Europe and Asia.
This are just a few moments of a bilateral relation that must be regarded as an example for the future of Romanian foreign policy, concluded his allocution professor A. Caragea.
Professor dr. Anton Caragea had also mentioned the results of his visits to United Arab Emirates, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan as elements of building new cooperation bridges.
Professor dr. Anton Caragea with Ambassador of UAE-Yacoub Yousef Al Hosani and Kazakhstan Charge d`affairs -Talgat Kaliyev.
Kazakhstan and United Arab Emirates are among the countries that have a rapid growing bilateral relation with Romania during professor Anton Caragea term in office.
Accompanied by thunderous applause of the assistance, professor dr.Anton Caragea had received the PRIZE ON VOCATION FOR INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION as a statement of appreciation for his lofty diplomatic activity.
On this occasion where also honored, for their role on bilateral relations development, the Ambassador of Peoples Republic of China Mrs. Huo Yuzhen , Ambassador of Bulgaria Mr. Aleksandar Filipov and Ambassador of United States to Romania etc.