The delegations continued negotiations on the Economic Agreement concerning fiscal and property matters.

The Bilateral Permanent Working Commission between the State of Israel and the Holy See met this morning, Monday 17, March 2008, at Terra Sancta College to continue negotiations on the Economic Agreement concerning fiscal and property matters.

The delegations met in an atmosphere of great cordiality, carried forward their task, and renewed their shared determination to speed up their work in order to conclude the agreement as soon as possible.

They agreed to meet again on 17 April 2008.