Romania, Italy: Talks between Ambassador Marco Giungi and PM Dancila were focused on joint energy and infrastructure projects

The Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dancila, on Monday said upon welcoming the Italian Ambassador in Bucharest Marco Giungi, that our country is interested in drawing Italian investments with a view to having them participate in the Romanian infrastructure’s upgrading plan and also seeing them involved in the energy, the IT&C or high-edge technology’s fields, a Government release informs.

The two high officials hailed the excellent bilateral relationship, grounded on two decades of Strategic Partnership and one decade of Consolidated Strategic Partnership, respectively.

Moreover, the Prime Minister appreciated the extraordinary dynamic of the sectorial bilateral dialogue, in view of resuming the political dialogue at governmental level.

Dancila and Giungi have also expressed satisfaction for the very good level of the economic relations, the Romanian-Italian commercial exchanges’ value in 2017 reaching a record level of almost 14 billion euro, the highest in the last 10 years.

Prime Minister Dancila hailed the tight cooperation between the two countries’ authorities in the internal affairs and labour, with the aim to ensure the Romanians in Italy (the largest foreign community in the peninsula) the best living conditions.

The Government release also informs that the parties have addressed the cooperation at European level, Romania and Italy having close outlooks in the key files such as the EU future, the Post 2020 Multiannual Financial Framework and the cohesion policy.




Source: Government press release.