• H. E. Prime Minister Meles Zenawi visits Italy in 1997 and 2004.

• Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia H.E. Ato Hailemariam Desalegn visits Italy in March 2012.

• Former Minister of Foreign affairs of Federal Democratic republic of Ethiopia H.E. Siyume Mesfin visits Italy in 1991, in 1992 and in 2009.

• Former Prime Minister of Italy H.E. Romano Prodi visits Ethiopia in 2007.

• Former Italian Foreign Minister H.E. Firanco Firatine visits in Ethiopia in 2010.

• Italian Foreign Minister H.E. Mr. Giulio Terzi Di Sant' visits Ethiopia in May, 2012.


• The Ethiopian and Italian governments have signed agreement to return the Axum Obelisk to its original place in 2004.

• Ethio-Italian Development Cooperation used to be guided by the agreement signed between the two countries in 1999.

• Ethiopia and Italy have signed a Bilateral Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement in 1994.

• The two countries have signed an Avoidance of Double Taxation Agreement in 1997.

Joint Ministerial Meetings

• Political Consultations between the Foreign Ministries of the two countries have been conducted several times since 2004.

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