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Italy to boost relations with RI, honors 3 Indonesians

Jakarta   /   Sat, June 2 2012   /  04:37 pm

The Italian government has expressed a strong desire to boost its relations with Indonesia to the “next level, particularly in terms of intercultural understanding and trade, according to an Italian Embassy official.

The Italian Embassy’s Deputy Head of Mission in Jakarta, Mario Alberto Bartoli said one of the highest points of interest, in terms of cooperation between the two countries in recent years, has been the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs Giulio Terzi’s recent visit to Indonesia from April 23-24, where the two nations greatly expanded their ties through a “comprehensive partnership”.

“Within the framework of the comprehensive partnership, we aim to promote regular high-level visits to increase [things like] bilateral trade, investment and ties between the business communities. We also want to increase the people-to-people links and we want to work t...