Il Ministro degli Esteri Emma Bonino ha incontrato oggi alla Farnesina una delegazione della "National Italian American Foundation" (NIAF), guidata dal Chairman Joseph Del Raso. Al centro dei colloqui i legami con la comunità italo-americana e, più in generale, lo sviluppo di sempre più strette relazioni tra Italia e Stati Uniti nei settori della...

Sostenere il processo di internazionalizzazione degli enti fieristici italiani associati AEFI. Questo l'obiettivo dell'accordo siglato oggi dall'Agenzia Ice e dall'associazione delle Esposizioni e Fiere Italiane, rappresentate dal Direttore Generale Roberto Luongo e dal Presidente Ettore Riello.   Per raggiungere tale obiettivo, l'accordo pr...

by Maria Grazia Quieti   Dear friends and colleagues, I am pleased to announce that we have a new US-accredited MA in Food Studies at The American University of Rome starting in the fall of 2015. The M.A. has a duration of 15 months; it consists of 36 credits (30 for course work and 6 for the thesis).   The M.A. is intended for stude...

A design of the Colosseum in the colors of the Italian flag has been chosen as the logo of Rome's bid for the 2024 Olympics. The logo was presented Monday at a ceremony in the Italian capital in front of 2,500 schoolchildren, as well as current and former Italian Olympic champions. The logo features the Colosseum fading into a running tra...

Here are five Italy travel trends to keep in mind when booking your trip to Italy in 2014:1. The Pope Francis Effect: Rome is the place to be these days. Tourism was up 5% in the Eternal City in 2013 with a total of 12.6 million tourists visiting Rome in 2013. At least half of these visitors showed up to see the new Pope Francis and tourism offici...

Italian art police on Wednesday made their biggest-ever single seizure of looted works, more than 5,000 archaeological finds including Ancient Greek statues, amphorae, vases and drinking cups.   The finest piece was a 6th-century BC Corinthian kylix with black figures showing the myth of Theseus, the hero who slew the minotaur. The haul was...

by Frank Carlson There is something oddly attractive about a place slated to disappear, and at first glance, Civita di Bagnoregio is just that: a charming medieval town in central Italy that, thanks to its geology, has been slowly crumbling for thousands of years.   The Etruscans chose the site for its high ground in the 6th century B.C., b...

Luogo: Nettuno - 70° sbarcoPROGRAMMA 70° ANNIVERSARIO DELLO SBARCO   22 GENNAIO Cerimonie Istituzionali ore 9:30 - X Ray Beach (Poligono militare di Nettuno) – Raduno Autorità - Lancio di una corona in mare e passaggio aerei d'epoca ore 10.15 – Cimitero Monumentale Americano - Raduno autorità per deposizione di una corona d'alloro e...

Mercoledì 18 giugno l'Associazione Ego, con il patrocinio dell'American Chamber of Commerce in Italy, dedica il suo IV evento annuale al TTIP - Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership.   Il convegno si svolgerà mercoledì 18 giugno dalle ore 10.00, presso l'Aula dei Gruppi Parlamentari della Camera dei Deputati (Via di Campo Marzio 74, obb...

A team of students from Rome-based LUISS University has won the most important international trading online competition, the Rotman International Trading Competition, which was held in Toronto on February 19 -21. The “Blue Time” team secured the prestigious award for the second consecutive year, outperforming competitors from American Ivy League in...