義大利國會眾議員Giuseppe Romanini於日前帶領一義大利國會代表團,於1月4日至10日訪台。代表團在台期間拜會立法院、行政院大陸委員會、經濟部、衛生福利部、以及行政院農業委員會等機關,並接受外交政務次長吳志中款宴。

Giuseppe Romanini眾議員為義大利國會友我團體成員,並曾於前年訪台出席「第五屆臺義經貿對話會議」。訪團成員尚包括眾議員Francesco Prina以及眾議員Fabio Lavagno等。本次訪台目的為了解臺灣最新政經發展並促進雙方在各領域間的交流與合作

義大利為台灣對歐洲貿易之第五大國,《臺義避免所得稅雙重課稅及防杜逃稅協議》並已自2016年1月1日正式實施,對拓展雙方在投資、貿易、科技等方面的合作均有相當之助益。

 

The Italian parliamentary delegation led by congressman Giuseppe Romanini was in visit in Taiwan from the 4th to the 10th of January with the aim to have a better knowledge of the latest development in terms of economy and politics of Taiwan as well as to promote bilateral cooperation.

During the visit in Taiwan, the delegation met with the Vice President of Legislative Yuan, Minister of the Mainland Affairs Council, visited Ministry of Economics, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Council of Agriculture and National Palace Museum, as well as invited to a dinner hosted by the Deputy Minister of Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Congressman Giuseppe Romanini is a member of the Italy-Taiwan Parliamentary Friendship Group who also joined in the "5th Economic Forum of Taiwan and Italy" held in Taiwan in 2015. The other members of the Italian delegation included two other members of the Italian Chamber of Deputies, Francesco Prina and Fabio Lavagno.

Italy is Taiwan's fifth-largest trade partner in Europe, following the pact signed to avoid double taxation which was effective from the 1st of January of 2016, the bilateral investments, trade, technological exchanges and fiscal cooperation have all taken a great step forward.