His Excellency Mr Reuven Rivlin, President of the State of Israel, paid a call on the Governor and Mr Howard at Government House.
The Governor and Mr Howard this afternoon met with His Excellency Mr Reuven Rivlin, President of the State of Israel, at Government House, before hosting a lunch for 200 business leaders and industry representatives from Victoria and Israel.
Following a successful Official Visit to Israel in 2018, where the Governor and President Rivlin first met, today’s meeting and event was an opportunity to further strengthen the relationships between Victorian and Israeli businesses.
“We see many significant business, academic and investment partnerships underway between Victoria and Israel” the Governor said to the assembled guests.
“We share a commitment to innovation and innovative ways of doing things. With the commitment of our Governments and the large number of inbound and outbound trade missions and delegations between us, we know that our shared interests will continue to grow”.