New York, USA (27th September, 2019) – The Honourable Mark Brantley, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Aviation, signed a mutual Visa Waiver Agreement between St. Kitts and Nevis and Paraguay and engaged in a brief bilateral exchange with His Excellency Antonio Rivas Palacios, Foreign Minister of Paraguay.

Paraguay and St. Kitts and Nevis have enjoyed fruitful engagements within the regional architecture including CELAC, GRULAC, ECLAC.

The signing ceremony was held on 27th September, 2019 at the United Nations Headquarters.

This meeting is one of several bilateral engagements featured in Foreign Minister Brantley’s busy schedule in the margins of the United Nations General Assembly high-level week. Minister Brantley also discussed the deepening of bilateral relations and cooperation with the Foreign Ministers of Georgia, Serbia, Kosovo, Rwanda and Norway.