On September 1st a delegation of IMBA Committee Members has met Tun Datuk Seri Utama Mohd Khalil bin Yaakob, the Yang di-Pertua Negeri (Governor) of the state of Melaka. During the discussion, H.E. the Governor has highlighted the vibrant economy of the State, which goes far beyond the dynamic tourism industry boosted by its status as UNESCO World Heritage site and encompasses important industrial areas and trade zones. IMBA Committee has highlighted the Italian presence in Malaysia and formulated possible opportunities to strengthen the Italian business presence in Malacca. The meeting was concluded with H.E. the Governor sharing some fond memories from his time as a diplomat in Rome.