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PM Radičová starts two-day work visit to Great Britain

Prime Minister Iveta Radičová left on May 9 for a two-day working visit to Great Britain where she will meet British Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy PM Nick Clegg, the TASR newswire wrote. The prime ministers will mainly discuss bilateral relations but other topics such as the economy, the forthcoming Pact for the Euro, next year's EU financial framework and the EU 2012 budget, social legislation, migration, as well as the situation in Libya, the Middle East and Afghanistan are also on the agenda.

Prime Minister Iveta Radičová left on May 9 for a two-day working visit to Great Britain where she will meet British Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy PM Nick Clegg, the TASR newswire wrote.

The prime ministers will mainly discuss bilateral relations but other topics such as the economy, the forthcoming Pact for the Euro, next year's EU financial framework and the EU 2012 budget, social legislation, migration, as well as the situation in Libya, the Middle East and Afghanistan are also on the agenda.

Radičová's schedule also includes meeting with the President of the London-based European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Thomas Mirow, and representatives of the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Source: TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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