Latest Embassy News


Greeting Ceremony at the Quirinale

On Friday 15 December, the traditional end-of-year greetings exchange ceremony between the Diplomatic Corps and the President of the Republic, Sergio Mattarella, was held at the Quirinale Palace.


Official Visit of H.M.E.H. the Prince and Grand Master to the President of the Italian Republic

The delegation of the Sovereign Order of Malta, led by the Grand Master Fra' John T. Dunlap, was received yesterday 23 November 2023 on an official visit to the Quirinale Palace by the President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella.


State Funeral of President Emeritus Napolitano

On 26 September 2023 the Ambassador of the Order of Malta to the Italian Republic, Stefano Ronca, took part in the Civil State Funeral of the President Emeritus of the Italian Republic Giorgio Napolitano.

International news


Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean gives an award to Holy Family Hospital in Bethlehem

The Holy Family Hospital in Bethlehem, run by the Order of Malta, has received a prestigious award from the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean, an international organisation consisting of representatives…


Latvian President on Official Visit to Grand Master

The President of the Republic of Latvia, Edgars Rinkēvičs, has been received today at the Magistral Palace by the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ John Dunlap….


Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem and Sovereign Order of Malta deliver humanitarian aid in Gaza 

His Beatitude, Cardinal Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem entered today Gaza and reached the parish of the Holy Family for a pastoral visit. Together with His Beatitude was Fra’…