The Minister of Transport Muhammad al-Shahoubi on Tuesday reviewed with the Italian ambassador to Libya, Giuseppe Buccino, the developments of the projects contracted to Italian companies, in particular, the Tripoli International Airport and the Ras Ajdir-Emsaed highway projects.

The Director-General of the Italian Civil Aviation attended the meeting, which took place at the Ministry of Transport HQ in Tripoli.

On the table were the security issue, the logistical measures, and prospects for cooperation between the two countries.

The two sides talked over training Libyan personnel in the field of air safety and airport security and providing necessary needs for airport operation and maintenance.

On the sidelines of the meeting, the Italian delegation conducted a visit to the project site at Tripoli International Airport, accompanied by the head of the Transportation Projects Implementation Authority.