SIMFEROPOL, October 14. /TASS/. The latest visit by a delegation of Italian lawmakers and businesspeople to Crimea will give an impetus to the development of economic relations between Italy and Crimea, President of the Regional Council of Veneto, Roberto Ciambetti, said during a meeting with Crimean parliament speaker Vladimir Konstantinov on Friday.
"We want to give an impetus to economic relations (between Italy and Crimea - TASS), because our people, our voters believe that their well-being is the basis of their rights," the lawmaker said. According to Ciambetti, the current visit will also help build a new bridge of friendship between Italy, Crimea and Russia in general, "because the ties that bind our two peoples are much deeper than one can imagine."