Foreign Ministry Secretary General Receives his Italian Counterpart

Muscat, Sayyid Badr bin Hamad al-Busaidi,

Secretary General of the Foreign Ministry today received Elisabetta

Belloni, Secretary General of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and

International Cooperation.

The meeting touched on relations of the existing friendship and

cooperation between the Sultanate and Italy in various fields. The

meeting also touched on the keenness of the two countries to continue

their support for encouraging the development of the economic

partnership, cultural and knowledge exchange for further growth and

benefit of the two countries’ brotherly peoples.

The meeting also exchanged viewpoints on several regional and

international issues and developments.

The meeting was attended by Sheikh Yahya bin Abdullah Al-

Fannah al-Araimi, Head of Economic Affairs Sector, Khalid bin Hashel

al-Meselhi, Head of the Secretary General Office Department, Sheikh

Dr. Badr bin Mohammed al-Hinai, Head of West Europe Department,

Federica Favi, Italian Ambassador appointed to the Sultanate and

officials from both sides.

Source: Oman News Agency