• Italian firefighters have been honored as International Firefighting Team of 2016: all Fire Department teams that helped during the series of earthquakes in central Italy in summer 2016 have received a special award for their performance, the Conrad Dietrich...

  • The Italian documentary 'Fuocoammare' by the Italian director Gianfranco Rosi, after winning the Berlin Film Festival’s Golden Bear, was among the five films nominated Tuesday for the Oscar as the best documentary this year. This is the latest chapter of the long...

  • Google has charged the University of Udine to carry out a scientific study on the consumption reduction in its data centers worldwide. The goal is to raise the efficiency from 5 to 6% and to save around 3 million euro...

  • Dublin, Milan and Paris: these are the three business units of Chameleon – an Italian ad tech start-up company specialized in Native Advertising. Chameleon is having a great success on the international market which makes one of the co-founders, 21-years-old...

  • After the great economic crisis no country in Europe has invested in eco-efficiency technology and low-impact innovation as Italy did. This is the stunning result that came out from the last “Green Italy” report edit by Unioncamere, the Italian...

  • Benvenuti cinesi, welcome Chinese! Italy has stepped up its efforts to attract Chinese travelers to the Belpaese and further develop the market for Chinese overseas tourism and it is now the European country with the highest number of accommodation facilities, theme parks,...

  • What's the best way to explore a city? Visit it with a friend who knows its secrets and treasures! That's the idea behind Local Freddie, the application created and developed by an all-Italian team to allow travelers from all over the world...

  • What does a luxury motorboat on the sea have in common with a pole in the middle of the Sahara desert with a signal repeater? The need of energy in places with no walls to plug in a cord. And from where...

  • What comes to your mind when we you think of Sardinia? Blue sea, sun, hot summer weather? Sardinia is definitely a fantastic destination for a summer holiday, but there are interesting activities to do also in other seasons. Especially in spring when...

  • The U.S.-Italy Fulbright Commission has recently announced the 2016-17 scholarships offered for the Fulbright BEST program, a fast-growing program that exposes Italian talents to Silicon Valley culture and then sends them back to Italy to turn their innovative ideas and approaches into...

  • The Sant’Orso fair takes place in the city of Aosta in the Northwest of Italy on the 30 and 31 on January. This annual traditional event of the Aosta Valley region is so famous and loved both by Italians and...

  • A new knitwear concept that pays homage to the location where United Colors of Benetton got its start in 1965: a tribute to the first pullover product that takes up “in house” knit, made entirely in Italy, thanks to the relocation of...

  • Even though the territory of Vatican is incredibly small, just 44 hectares, its international significance both for the political and cultural life of planet is rather impressive. The absolute monarchy ruled by the Pope was founded on February 11th in the...

  • Made in Italy is not just about fashion food and furniture. Italy expresses its excellence in many more areas, like precision engineering and railway technology – just to name a couple. Recently, Hitachi Rail Italy unveiled a prototype train for the

  • It may seem bizarre but the destination we are going to talk about today is actually a piece of ancient Greek civilization in the heart of Sicily - one of the most famous Italian islands. The Valley of Temples is located in...

  • iOmaggi.it is a portal full of presents. This Italian startup idea started from a website founded in 2014 with an objective of ensuring maximum visibility to the diverse business activities by offering a gift. The concept of iOmaggi

  • Snowy mountain peaks, miles and miles of apple trees growing right on the hills, cute tiny houses in Tyrolean style, the smell of apple strudel, hot wine and cinnamon... These are the images that come to one’s mind when thinking about the...

  • According to the study carried out by Unioncamere – the Italian organization that unites the chambers of commerce, agriculture and industry – the quantity of Italian companies managed by women is stably growing. In September 2016 the number of female-led...

  • Traditionally every Tuesday in Italian Good News we talk about one of the Italian cities, about its peculiarities or interesting facts. Today we decided to change the tradition a bit and talk not just about a city but a bigger zone located...