President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. met today with Prime Minister Mario Draghi of Italy to affirm the strength of the U.S.-Italy bilateral relationship and thank the Prime Minister for his personal leadership of the G20 during a year of overlapping global challenges. Both leaders recognized the historic achievement of a global minimum tax, building resi...

US president Joe Biden landed in Rome's Fiumicino airport in the early hours of Friday morning ahead of the G20 Leaders' Summit hosted by Italy this weekend. The president will join the heads of the world's most powerful nations at a two-day summit in the capital's Nuvola conference centre on 30-31 October. Before he attends the talks, centred on '...

Last Friday, President Joe Biden proclaimed that Indigenous Peoples’ Day and Columbus Day would be celebrated on the same date, Oct. 11. President Biden did not consult with Italian American leaders prior to the controversial announcement, so in response, The Conference of Presidents of Major Italian American Organizations (COPOMIAO) sent this urge...

More than 500 years ago, after securing the support of Queen Isabella I and King Ferdinand II, Christopher Columbus launched the Niña, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria from the coast of Spain in 1492.  While he intended to end his quest in Asia, his 10-week journey instead landed him on the shores of the Bahamas, making Columbus the first of many Ita...

Dopo 17 anni di tensioni commerciali per l’export, in occasione del summit G7 in Cornovaglia del giugno scorso, il Presidente degli Stati Uniti d’America, Joe Biden, assieme alla Presidente della Commissione Europea, Ursula von der Leyen, ha firmato una tregua quinquennale sui dazi addizionali imposti sulle esportazioni europee destinate Oltreocean...

The President of the Republic, Sergio Mattarella, has sent the following message to the President of the United States of America, Joe Biden: “The celebration of the INDEPENDENCE DAY gives me the opportunity to send you, Mr President, and our Friend, the American people, the warmest congratulations on behalf of the Italian Republic, and my wishes f...

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. met today with Prime Minister Draghi of Italy on the margins of the G7 Summit. President Biden pledged to further deepen our strong bilateral ties, highlighting this year’s 160th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the United States and Italy. The President and the Prime Minister pledged t...

Today we commemorate over 160 years since the unification of Italy as a single state and the establishment of United States-Italy diplomatic relations.  Our nations share a deep and enduring friendship, bolstered by the bonds of family and culture that tie our peoples together.  It is a particularly meaningful relationship for the millions of proud...

Sunday, January 17th, 5 pm ET – 2 pm PT. Place: ZOOM a casa tua. Bring your own favorite antipasto and Italian wine. Event is open to all. Advance registration is required. Register Here. You will receive a confirmation with an event link. Carissimi Amici, the past year has been challenging for all of us...so it's time to celebrate good news! Joe B...

Naples is renowned for its Christmas crib tradition and each year people look forward to seeing who the "new entries" will be - often figures from the world of politics, sport or entertainment. It comes as now surprise, then, that US president-elect Joe Biden is the latest high-profile figure to be honoured by the great Neapolitan tradition, report...