LAHORE - A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Punjab government and Italian Development Council with regard to cooperation and investment in various sectors at Chief Ministers Secretariat, here on Wednesday, under which, cooperation and investment will be promoted in agriculture, livestock, energy, infrastructure and manufacturing sectors. Vice Chairman Punjab Investment Board Rizwan Ahmed Khan on behalf of Punjab government while President Italian Development Council Tariq Ikram signed the MoU. Chief Minister Punjab, Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif, Ambassador of Italy Vincenzo Prati and senior officers were also present on the occasion. CM M Shahbaz Sharif said that this MoU will open new vistas of cooperation in various sectors between government of Punjab and Italy. He said that there is a need of further promoting relationship between Pakistan and Italy in trade and economic sectors and he will send a delegation of traders and investors from Punjab to Italy for Italian investment in various sectors.