Muscat, Sayyid Said bin Ibrahim al-Busaidi,
Deputy Governor of Muscat received in his office today Rear Admiral
Simone Malvagna, Commander of the Combined Task Force “465” of
the Italian Navy, accompanied by Captain Giuseppe Lai, Commander of
the Italian frigate ” Margottini” and Marco Schifano, Assistant Military
Attache and the delegation accompanying them.
The two sides exchanged cordial conversations and matters of
common concern between the two friendly countries, besides
discussing means of enhancing the existing distinguished relations
between the two sides on various fields.
Sayyid al-Busaidi gave a briefing to the Italian guest on the role
of the Governorate of Muscat in serving the community, as well as the
historic, tourist and civilised landmarks renowned in wilayats of the
On his turn, the Italian guest expressed his admiration over the
unique civilised landmarks in the Governorate of Muscat. He valued the
pioneering role pursued by the Government under the leadership of
His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said in pushing the wheel of
development forward in the country and cementing relations of
cooperation with other countries.
The meeting was attended by the Military Attache of the Italian
Embassy in Muscat.
Source: Oman News Agency