The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Angelino Alfano, will travel to Doha on Wednesday, 2 August, for an intense schedule of institutional meetings.
In the morning, the Minister will meet with the Chief Executive Officer of the Qatar Investment Authority, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Al Thani. Minister Alfano will subsequently meet with the President of Qatar Museums, Sheikha Mayassa bint Hamad Al Thani, and visit the Islamic Art Museum.
The visit will continue with bilateral talks involving the Qatari Minister of Defense, Khalid bin Mohammad Al Attiyah, and the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani.
The head of Italian diplomacy will then meet with his colleague, the Foreign Minister of Qatar, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman Al Thani.
At the end of talks at 1:00 p.m. (local time), a joint press conference with both ministers has been scheduled to take place at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in Doha.
In the early afternoon, Minister Alfano will meet with the Prime Minister who also holds the office of Minister of the Interior, Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser Al Thani.
Before returning to Rome, Minister Alfano will hold talks with a group of Italian entrepreneurs based in Qatar.