His Excellency Orville London presents credentials to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
12 July 2017
PORT OF SPAIN: 12TH JULY, 2017
On 8th June, 2017 His Excellency Orville London presented his Letters of Credence to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, accrediting him as High Commissioner of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The presentation took place during a private audience at Buckingham Palace in Central London.
During the meeting High Commissioner London engaged in a brief conversation with her Majesty and then introduced his accompanying staff. At the end of the Credentials Ceremony, High Commission London and Mrs. London signed the Visitors’ Book.
High Commissioner London will continue to deepen the close relations that Trinidad and Tobago enjoys with the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and will actively pursue advancing the interests of Trinidad and Tobago in key areas such as trade and investment, tourism, security collaboration, energy and creating opportunities and avenues for cultural expression.
Further, he will also articulate national interests in the multilateral arena.
The High Commissioner is accredited to the Court of St James’s, the Federal Republic of Germany, the Kingdom of Sweden, the Republic of Finland, the Kingdom of Denmark and the Kingdom of Norway.
Trinidad and Tobago established diplomatic relations with the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on 31st August, 1962.
Ministry of Foreign and CARICOM Affairs
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