Big investors can be attracted to Romania by further privatizations – Interview with Italyî€™s Ambassador Mario Cospito
“If you can come up with the some other state companies, such as those in the telecommunications field for instance, you can offer other opportunities to the big foreign investors”, said Mario Cospito.
Cospito also said that the European structural funds which could be directed to Romania would represent a competitive advantage compared to some other markets.
They need now European labour force, as Romanians, Bulgarians, but also from the other international markets. This is the law governing the market, one cannot help in this regard”, the official said as well.
The diplomat pointed out at the same time that Romania’s promotion abroad would be beneficial to the tourist segment, given that the number of Italian tourists in Romania is still very low.
On the other hand, the Italian Ambassador included among his priorities the development of the Italian-Romanian economic relations. “I will see as a big success if, at the end of my mandate here, Romania could climb among the top ten partners of Italy in the commercial exchanges field”,
Ambassador Mario Cospito was also quoted as saying by the aforementioned daily.