The Jakarta Post
Closer business ties: Italian Ambassador to Indonesia Vittorio Sandalli (right) and former Italian prime minister Enrico Letta hold a press conference at the Italian ambassador’s residence in South Jakarta on Monday. Letta, the founder of the Italy-ASEAN Association, announced plans, including a business forum between Italy and ASEAN countries to be held in Jakarta and Milan next year.(JP/Donny Fernando)Former Italian prime minister Enrico Letta conveyed Italy’s interest in boosting economic ties and investing more in Indonesia in Jakarta on Monday.
“Despite this period of domestic political turbulence in Indonesia, Italy trusts Indonesia,” said
Letta founded the Italy-ASEAN Association and was prime minister of Italy from 2013 to 2014.
“Next year, we want to invest more in Indonesia. We are not troubled [by domestic matters in Indonesia] and we are sure t...