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Nella mattinata del 23 settembre 2018 presso l’hotel ristorante Canada a Falerna (Catanzaro) si terrà la presentazione del libro “Joe Petrosino l’incorruttibile” organizzata dall’associazione I.P.A. Calabria XVIII Delegazione – Comitato di Lamezia Terme, referente ed organizzatore dell’evento è il Presidente Rosario Messone. Alla manifestazione sar...

In a typical four-digit manufacturing industry in the United States, establishments at the 90th percentile of total factor productivity (TFP) are about twice as productive as those at the 10th percentile. This dispersion appears even larger in developing countries: for instance, Indian and Chinese firms display 400 percent productivity spread betwe...

Naples is a city with a reputation: it has pizza, devil-may-care drivers, and mafia clans known as the Camorra. But in the past few years this southern Italian city has also been fostering a growing community of tech start-ups and app creators. The hope is it will change not just Naples' reputation, but also its fortunes and so reverse a brain drai...

Italy is more than just a tourist destination. More and more young people from all over the world indeed choose the Bel Paese to enroll and complete basic, master or doctoral studies, especially those who want to shine in the arts. College applications and student visas The first thing to know is that Italian cultural centers around the world are t...

Ferrari calls new Monza models the “probably the closest and purest driving experience to the Formula 1” – and fast they are. Providing the thrust is the most powerful engine Ferrari has ever built for a road car. Engineers took the 6.5-liter V12 from the 812 Superfast and pumped out a few more ponies to get it to 810 horsepower and 530 pound-feet...

Dinner in antiquity was almost always a social affair shared with a few close friends at someone’s home.  The ancient Romans thought that the ideal number of guests for a dinner party were between three, for the number of Graces,to nine, for the number of Muses. The ideal number of guests was cause for much debate in antiquity.   Some hosts specula...

Passione per i numeri, per i motori, ad una radiolina a transistor chiesta come regalo a sei anni. Patrizia Livreri è un ingegnere elettronico che ha fatto della sua professione una scelta emozionale e della ricerca un modus vivendi. Dal 1988 con laurea e tesi in comunicazioni satellitari si imbarca per l’avventura americana, dal 1992 ho svolto in...

Milan Fashion Week kicked off on Tuesday September 18th with cutting-edge couturiers taking over the city to present their women's ready-to-wear Spring/Summer 2019 collections, while doffing a collective cap to the environment. Following on the high heels of New York and London fashion weeks, and ahead of the biggest of them all in Paris, Milan's c...

What’s the most magically memorable train trip you’ve ever taken? Mine was a few years ago when I rode the Bernina Express in sunny, snow laden Switzerland on the Bernina line section that runs from St. Moritz to the charming Italian town of Tirano. Although the entire journey is a train lover’s nirvana, I thought the most mesmerizing section was t...

Bologna is well known for being a historic, vibrant city and it is located in northern Italy and it is the capital of the well-known Emilia-Romagna region. The stunning city has a spectacular renaissance structure, artistic, medieval towers, beautiful cafes and many other ancient and spectacular features adorn it. Have a stunning view of Bologna fr...

Più di una bottiglia di vino su dieci consumate oggi nel mondo è rosé e le vendite mondiali progrediscono in un contesto di stagnazione globale degli altri vini. Il fenomeno rosato è esploso 10 anni fa e in questi ultimi 5 anni ha subito una crescita esponenziale. E in Italia “è la Puglia la regione più gettonata e la maggiore produttrice, con una...

Many observers of Italy often presume that the nation's origins can be traced back to ancient Rome. And while the Romans undoubtedly had a huge influence on a lot of what came after, earlier civilizations made their own key contributions. The myth of the abandoned brothers Romulus and Remus, that lies behind the foundation of ancient Rome, is often...