Rome, March 12, IRNA – Minister of Culture Ali Jannati arrived in Rome on Thursday to meet with high-ranking Italian officials.
During his three-day stay in Italy, Jannati and his Italian counterpart Dario Franceschini are scheduled to meet and sign an MoU on cultural cooperation.
Jannati is also to hold separate talks with Italian Minister of Education Stefania Giannini, Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni, Parliament Speaker Laura Boldrini and Vatican’s Culture Minister Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi.
Jannati has plans to deliver speech for Italian elite and cultural and scientific figures of the country, have a press conference and have an interview with Italy’s state-run TV channel.
He is also to attend in the opening ceremony of Iran’s Movie Week in Italy.