New French Ambassador Mr Yves Carmona presents credentials
Kathmandu, February 29, 2016:
The new French Ambassador to Nepal, Mr. Yves CARMONA, presented his credentials to Right Honorable President of Nepal, Mrs. Bidhya BHANDARI, today at an official ceremony organized at the Office of the President.
On the occasion, Ambassador CARMONA said, “ It is an honor for me to be the French Ambassador to Nepal and I look forward to working with the Nepalese government in advancing Franco-Nepalese relationship to a higher level.“
Biography of H.E. Mr Yves Carmona
Before arriving in Nepal, Ambassador CARMONA was the Ambassador of France to Lao from September 2012 until September 2015. He has served as a Counsellor in Singapore and in Tokyo.
Ambassador CARMONA has also served in the Ministry of Defense, Ministry of Education.
He has also taught in the French National School for Administration (ENA) as well as in the Institute for Political Studies in Paris.
He speaks Japanese and is a recipient of Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite (France), Friendship Medal (Lao) and Order of the Rising Sun (Japan).