Italy Pushes for Stronger Ties [Archives:1998/10/Local News]

March 9 1998

An Italian delegation headed by Deputy Foreign Minister, Senator Rino Serri left Sanaa on Wednesday, March 4, following a successful round of talks with senior Yemeni officials. Among the topics discussed, was the issues of Italian assistance to Yemen in the fields of food, health, culture, archeology, electricity, and agriculture. A plan was adopted to develop ties among businessmen in order to promote trade and investment exchange between the two countries. The delegation also included Counselor Enzo Angelone and Dr. Nicola Manca.
Another official, a member of the Italian House of Deputies, Mr. Franco Danieli has had talks with a number of Yemeni MPs, Ministry of Health officials and members of the Amna and Adaile Charity, which promotes health-care cooperation between Yemen and Italy.