- MAY 26, 2013
Dinner in honor of the Italian Delegation
MANILA, Philippines - Italian Ambassador and Mrs. Massimo Roscigno recently hosted a dinner in honor of the Italian Delegation of officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs who visited Manila in an evaluation and assessment mission focused on the general situation and on the activities of the Italian Embassy and Italian institutions. The Delegation held meetings with high officials of the Department of Foreign Affairs and several personalities of the Manila scene. Photo shows: (seated, from left) Dr. Pasquale Mazzeo, member of the Italian Delegation; Ambassador Francesco Puccio, head of the Italian Delegation; Agnes Ventura Roscigno, spouse of the Italian Ambassador; Ma. Edita Z. Tan, assistant secretary, Department of Finance; Dr. Gilda Santangelo, member of the Italian Delegation; and Counsellor Giuseppe Finocchiaro, member of the Italian Delegation. Standing are (from left) Prof. Raul Sunico, president, Cultural Center of the Philippines; Ambassador Guy Ledoux, head, Delegation of the European Union in the Philippines; Dr. Alfonso Tagliaferri, deputy head of mission, Embassy of Italy; Italian Ambassador Massimo Roscigno; Grace Glory Go; Apostolic Nuncio Giuseppe Pinto; Marilou Alejandro, director and vice president, Philippine-Italian Association; and Jose Alejandro, director, Phil. Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) and chairman of the Energy and Water Committees of PCCI.
May 7, 2013The Ambassadors from the European Union and EU Member States in a show of force to combat the challenges of climate change join hands during the celebrations of Europe Day held 7 May 2013 in Mandarin Hotel. From left: H.E. Ambassador Gijsbert Anton Boon von Ochssée, Embassy of the Netherlands; H.E. Ambassador Gilles Garachon, Embassy of France; H.E. Ambassador Stephen Lillie, Embassy of the Unite...d Kingdom; H.E. Ambassador Valeriu Gheorghe, Embassy of Romania; H.E. Ambassador Constantina Koliou, Embassy of Greece; H.E. Archbishop Giuseppe Pinto, Dean of the Diplomatic Corps; DFA Undersecretary Jose Brillantes; H.E. Ambassador Guy Ledoux, Delegation of the European Union to the Philippines; H.E. Ambassador Joachim Heidorn, Embassy of Germany; H.E. Ambassador Josef Rychtar, Embassy of the Czech Republic; H.E. Ambassador Wilhelm Donko, Embassy of Austria; H.E. Ambassador Massimo Roscigno, Embassy of Italy; H.E. Ambassador Christian Meerschman, Embassy of Belgium (Photo credit: Jhun Dantes)
Philippine Star : March 20, 2013
Unveils final evolution fo the Gallardo:
Lamborghini Manila marks 50 years of Lamborhini
Lamborghini Manila president Roberto Coyiuto III (left) unveils the new Lamborghini
Gallardo LP560-4 with Italian Ambassador Massimo Roscigno.
Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala (left) and Italian Ambassador Massimo Roscigno
share a light moment during the latter’s visit at the Department of Agriculture (DA) office in
Quezon City on March 18, 2013. Alcala and Roscigno discussed possible initiatives between
the Italian Government and the DA to uplift lives and livelihoods of rural folks in Mindanao.
Roscigno stressed that he wants to avoid duplication of projects that are already in place
thru foreign funding institutions such as the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank.
Thus, the Agriculture chief promised that he will ascertain which rural communities are
already receiving aid to prevent overlapping of programs. (Photo by: Jose Lucas, DA-Information Service)
WORLDBEX: ITALIAN PAVILLION AT THE CONSTRUCTION AND DESIGN FAIR
The Italian Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines has organised the first ever Italian Pavillion at Worldbex, one of the main construction/design fairs in the Philippines. The exhibition is from March 13 -17 ,2013.
Here a list of the exhibitors:
Furnitalia/Calligaris (italian high-end furnitures)
Metro Tiles (tiles and ceramics)
Giardini del Sole (wooden furnitures)
Forma Lighting (light design)
Como (contemporary board furniture)
Atelier A (contemporary furnitures and design)
Flos (high end lighting)
Zamperla (amusement parks)
Gianni Ricci (framings)
ElettroEngineering (electrical systems and renewables)
OPENING OF WORLDBEX 2013
H.E Massimo Roscigno (2nd from left) with Italian Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines Inc. president , Mr. Alessandro Abbate (1st from left) and Mr. Joseph Ang (center) Worldbex Services International president at the opening of Worldbex 2013 ,March 13, 2013.
Italy's Stability and Reform Program - April 2012
Summary of Italian Economic Measures - March 2012
• - 31 May 2013 : Economy grows a stunning 7.8%
• - 03 May 2013 : S&P gives PH second credit ratings upgrade
• - 28 March 2013 : Fitch raises credit rating to investment grade BBB-
• - 13 February 2013 : Stellar economic growth at 6.6%
• - 10 September 2012: 15th Cine Europa serves up free movie buffet
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