The Ambassador of Italy in Russia will visit Yekaterinburg with the business mission

© RIA Novosti / Irina Nenorocirea of the Republic of Italy Cesare Maria Ragaglini. Archival photoThe Ambassador of Italy in Russia will visit Yekaterinburg with the business mission© RIA Novosti / Irina Nehoroshkova

Italian Ambassador in Russia Cesare Maria Ragaglini in the framework of his visit to Ekaterinburg on 19 and 20 June will meet with acting Governor of Sverdlovsk region Yevgeny Kuyvashev and the mayor Yevgeny Roizman told RIA Novosti the Italian Embassy in the Russian Federation.

In the visit of the business mission organized by the ICE Agency in Moscow, will be attended by representatives of 20 Italian companies operating in the fields of construction, logistics and several other areas.

«Sverdlovsk region is one of the most open in Russia to foreign investments and represents an interesting investment opportunity for Italian companies. The main event of the mission will be investment forum «Italy meets the Urals», is scheduled for June 20, which will be held business meetings between Italian and Russian companies», — the Embassy said.

«During the mission, the Ambassador will visit the plant ENEL (the company operates two stations in the region is the largest Italian investment in Russia) and will deliver a lecture on the topic of Italo-Russian relations at the Ural Federal University. The Ambassador will also meet the acting Governor of the Sverdlovsk region, Mr. Kuyvashev and the head of Yekaterinburg, Mr Roizman,» — said the press service of the Embassy.