Air Italy will start flying to Chicago next year, a move likely to revive a dispute between its minority shareholder Qatar Airways and U.S rivals trying to squeeze Gulf operators out of their domestic market.
Reuters. Tue, 18 Dec 2018 15:27:38 -0500.
The deputy Foreign Minister expressed confidence that it's necessary to maintain political ties despite sanctions as "Europe should be interested in good relations with Russia for different reasons"
Tass. Tue, 18 Dec 2018 22:00:01 +0300.
There is a wide variety of wine grapes planted in Alto Adige, so winemakers in this northeastern Italian region craft all sorts of wine types. At J. Hofstatter, Martin Foradori Hofstatter is one of the top producers of this territory.
By Tom Hyland, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 18 Dec 2018 09:00:00 -0500.
Pope Francis announced Tuesday a shakeup of the Vatican's communications operations, replacing the longtime editor of the Holy See newspaper and naming a prominent Italian journalist to coordinate the editorial line of all Vatican media.
Fox News. Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:51:33 GMT.
The legendary Italian sport bike maker is no stranger to changes of ownership, but its last six years under the Volkswagen Group might be tough to beat.
Kyle Hyatt. CNET. Tue, 18 Dec 2018 00:26:41 +0000.
ASOLO, Italy (AP) - Prosecco, the fruity sparkling wine made in the northeastern hills of Italy is gaining in global popularity - and producers of Champagne, for so long the dominant bubbly wine, are taking note. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 17 Dec 2018 05:48:54 -0500.
An Italian judge found on Monday that oil groups Eni and Royal Dutch Shell were fully aware that their 2011 purchase of a Nigerian oilfield would result in corrupt payments to Nigerian politicians and officials. ...
Yahoo. Mon, 17 Dec 2018 05:14:22 -0500.
CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) - The unique geology at the United States' only underground nuclear waste repository recently drew a researcher from across the Atlantic Ocean. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:29:55 -0500.
Swiss skier Marc Gisin is airlifted to hospital after suffering a high-speed crash while competing in the men's World Cup downhill race at Val Gardena in Italy on Saturday.
BBC News. Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:02:26 GMT.
An Italian national, Antonio Megalizzi, died as a result of wounds he sustained in the shooting, officials said a day after the French police killed the man believed responsible.
Reuters. New York Times. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 22:33:49 GMT.
A Brazilian Supreme Court judge has ordered the arrest of Cesare Battisti, an Italian former left-wing guerrilla convicted of murder in his country, opening the way for his extradition, Globo TV reported on Thursday.
France 24. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 04:23:18 GMT.
Air travel is set to grow 50% across Europe over the next 20 years. The goal of the air traffic management (ATM) network in Italy is to service this demand. ...
Travel Industry Wire. Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:26:12 EST.
Facts About Italy
The Italian Republic, located on southern Europe's Apennine Peninsula,
is a democratic republic with a bicameral Parliament, an elected
President, and an appointed Prime Minister. Italy's capital city
is Rome, and its currency is the Euro.
In 2007, Italy's estimated population was 58,148,000, and Italian is the
primary language used in Italy.
For more news and information about Italy, visit this official
Italian government website.
For detailed maps of Italy, visit this
Italy map website.