On October8 , 2018, the Deputy Head of the Representative Office of Argentina Mr. Rodrigo Lopez Gadano met the PPU’s President Prof. Imad Khatib to explore areas of cooperation. The meeting was attended by the University Vice President for Planning and Development Affairs Dr. Moemen Sughayer and the Director of the Korean Palestinian Center for Biotechnology Dr. Yacoub al-Ashhab. At the beginning of the meeting, Dr. al-Khatib welcomed the guest and stressed the importance of enhancing the prospects of scientific research cooperation in many fields and the mechanism of developing such cooperation between the Palestinian universities and the Argentina universities. They also discussed the ways to develop Spanish language teaching at the University. Mr. Gadano expressed his admiration for the level of the PPU, and he emphasized the importance of developing cooperation and technical exchange in the field of biotechnology. At the end of the meeting, the guest was taken on a tour to the Korean Palestinian Center for Biotechnology and its laboratories and given an overview on the Center students’ projects which focus on serving the local community in the fields of health, agriculture and animal health.