the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Angelino Alfano, travelled on 29 to the UAE for a series of institutional meetings.
"The mission in the UAE, which will take place on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries, marks a new stage in the path of strong relaunch of bilateral relations and confirmed the importance Italy attaches to the political partnership and economic with the Abu Dhabi Government, "so says the minister Alfano continues:" with this mission Italy confirms its intention to develop and strengthen relations between Italy and the UAE in various fields of common interest. "
Alfano arrived in Dubai on the afternoon of 29 January, where he was received by the Ambassador of Italy Liborio Stellino and Colonel Daniele De Cesari, commander of Task Force Italian Air.
At 19 am local time, the minister chaired a coordination meeting with representatives of the business community, residents in the UAE.
Today 30th of January, the minister will move to the Emirates capital where, at 10.30, will meet with the Director General of IRENA, Adnan Amin.
At the end, Alfano will see the counselor for the National Security, Sheikh Tahnoon bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and then will travel to the Foreign Ministry for a meeting, scheduled at 13:30 local, with his counterpart, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Late in the afternoon there will be a meeting with the Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan.