MOLDOVA – 7TH ECONOMIC FORUM OF ITALIAN AND ITALIAN-MOLDOVAN BUSINESSES
The 7th Italian-Moldovan Economic Forum will be held in Chisinau, on 5 March. This annual event is an important communication platform providing information and support to companies with Italian capital operating in Moldova.
The event is organised by the Italian Embassy in Chisinau, in collaboration with the International Development Law Organization and the local chambers of commerce. This year’s edition will be hybrid, streamed on various Italian and Moldovan communication platforms.
Moldova and Italy maintain intense economic relations, in fact, no less than 1400 and more companies with Italian capital are registered in Moldova. In 2018, these businesses invested approx. 1.8 bn Lei, making Italy the second largest foreign investor in the Country. The Forum will focus primarily on the consequences of the pandemic, on bilateral economic and trade relations, on the instruments offered by Italian agencies such as SACE, SIMEST and ICE, as well as on the new platform for exports developed by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation "Export.gov.it".
Another important topic of discussion will be the role of commercial mediation as an economic and financial dispute settlement tool.