Immigration, the Euro-Mediterranean dialogue, bilateral economic relations. These are the main issues on the agenda for Minister Giulio Terzi’s visit to Malta, where today he is meeting his colleague Tonio Borg; the Premier, Lawrence Gonzi; and the President, George Abela.
Memorandum of understanding
Minister Terzi is accompanied by a delegation of senior officials from the Home Affairs, Defence, Environment and Economic Development Ministries, and by representatives of the Coast Guard Service. He will sign a memorandum of understanding on enhancing collaboration on combating illegal immigration. Another focus of the meeting will be Mediterranean policies, with the 5+5 meeting that will be taking place in Malta on 5 October 2012, with Prime Minister Mario Monti attending.