• Short Summary

    A "FACE TO ITALY" EXHIBITION OPENED THIS WEEK (TUESDAY) IN ABIDJAN, CAPITAL OF THE IVORY COAST.

  • Description

    A "FACE TO ITALY" EXHIBITION OPENED THIS WEEK (TUESDAY) IN ABIDJAN, CAPITAL OF THE IVORY COAST. SIGNOR GIORGIO OLIVA, UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE AT THE ITALIAN FOREIGN MINISTRY, OPENED THE EXHIBITION.

    ON SHOW WERE SOME OF THE BEST EXAMPLES OF ITALIAN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN AND PRODUCTION. CARS ON DISPLAY INCLUDED FIAT, ALFA ROMEO AND FERRARI. THERE WERE ALSO COFFEE MACHINES AND CHIANTI, TEXTILES, OFFICE MACHINES AND ELECTRICAL GOODS.

    THE EXHIBITION IS BEING HE IN ONE OF ABIDJAN'S MAJOR HOTELS, AND DURING THE WEEK OF THE EXHIBITION ITS RESTAURANTS WILL SERVE PREDOMINANTLY ITALIAN FOOD.

    IVORY COAST MINISTER OF STATE AUGUSTE DENISE ATTENDED THE EXHIBITION OPENING WITH SIGNOR OLIVA.

    THE FAIR DIRECTOR, SIGNOR CASTAGNOLIO, SHOWED BOTH MEN AROUND THE EXHIBITS. ALSO PRESENT WERE LOCAL BUSINESSMEN AND MEMBERS OF THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS.

    ITALY HAS SHOWN INTEREST IN COMMERCIAL DEALINGS WITH THE IVORY COAST, WHICH IT CONSIDERS AN ECONOMICALLY STABLE COUNTRY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1J1EGNHIO4MC6YTJXT0CXYIY4
    Media URN:
    VLVA1J1EGNHIO4MC6YTJXT0CXYIY4
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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