Philippine Ambassador to the Italian Republic Domingo P. Nolasco arrived in Rome and took charge of the Embassy effective 15 March 2015.  He presented his Letter of Credence to President Sergio Mattarella of the Italian Republic in Rome on April 08, 2015.

Ambassador Nolasco is also accredited as non-resident Ambassador to the Republic of Malta, Republic of San Marino and Republic of Albania.

Further, Ambassador Nolasco is the Permanent Representative to the Rome-based UN Agencies (Food and Agriculture Organization, World Food Programme, and International Fund for Agricultural Development).