MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, MALAYSIA
To date, 99 Chileans have atended various courses under the MTCP
Bilateral relations between Malaysia and the Republic of Ecuador remained warm and cordial. Ecuador established its Embassy in Kuala Lumpur in 1994. The Embassy of Malaysia in Santiago, Chile is now concurrently accredited to Ecuador. The former Ecuadorian Ambassador to Malaysia, Dr. Marco Tulio Cordero was appointed as the Honorary Cónsul of Malaysia in Quito on 23 March 2005 at the request of the then Ecuadorian Foreign Minister.
The visits by Malaysian luminaries to Ecuador were by YB. Tan Sri Syed Hamid Albar, former Foreign Minister of Malaysia in 2003, followed with YABhg. Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, former Prime Minister of Malaysia in 2004, YB. Senator A. Kohilan Pillay, Deputy Foreign Minister of Malaysia in 2009 and a group of Malaysian Members of Parliament led by YB Senator Tan Sri Abu Zahar Ujang, President of the Senate in 2015.
Meanwhile, numbers of Ecuadorian dignitaries had also viisted Malaysia namely H.E. Nina Pacari Vega, former Foreign Minister of Ecuador in 2003, H.E. Francisco Carrion Mena, former Faoreign Minister of Ecuador in May 2007, H.E. Dr. Marco Albuja, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Trade and Integration of Ecuador in January 2013 and H.E. Ricardo Patiño, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Human Mobility of Euador in June 2013.
Malaysia and Ecuador share similar views on many international issues and continue to cooperate well together in the international fora. Apart from the United Nations, both countries are members of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) and the Group of 77 (G-77).