• Until quite recently Italian high school graduates were known for their quite a fair preparation for entering the job market. According to the recent research published by University2Business (Digital 360 Group), 3 of 4 Italian job recruiters admit to have difficulties...

  • “Charles Paterno was seven years old when he left Castelmezzano, a small town in the mountains of Lucania, a Region in the south of Italy, to embark on one of the many ships directed to the United States.” This is the introduction of...

  • It may seem that Italian mentality does not easily accept business innovations. But the reality shows a different picture: Italian companies and startups are pioneers when it comes to Automotive and Insurtech. Marco Marinucci, CEO of Mind the...

  • 2018 is going to be dedicated to the Italian food in the world: this was the official announcement made by the Italian ministers Maurizio Martina and Dario Franceschini during the Coldiretti conference on “Food and Culture Breaks”. The...

  • Virgin Galactic and the Italian Space Agency have signed an collaboration agreement on the 18th of December 2017. According to it the Italian Space Agency will conduct the Virgin Galactic space flight which will include a...

  • OK Google, which is the typical recipe for the Italian Christmas dinner? You may try asking this to Google or to your Italian friends, but you will be probably surprised to get dozens or even hundreds of different answers to this...

  • Thomas Cook Group, one of the world’s largest travel companies, has announced its choice for the new Jet Tours Club in Italy. The British company has selected Club Esse Sunbeach in Lido di Squillace as a luxury resort for...

  • The number of people with food allergies, intolerances, special eating habits and preferences is growing every year. Some have to keep to a special diet for medical reasons, other choose to do so by their own. This brings to a situation where...

  • You might have heard about the famous vertical forest in Milan: its Italian name is Bosco Verticale and it is a residential complex of two towers literally covered with trees and plants. The vertical forest in Milan was designed by

  • Just two weeks ago, on the 15 November 2017, an unusual theme park was opened in Bologna, Italy. Which is the theme? Of course, food! And its name is FICO Eataly World. The idea behind Eataly is to...

  • A meme of a cartoonish bee with a sign “If we die we are taking you with us” looks quite funny but there is actually nothing funny about the bee decline problem the world is currently facing: we need to save the...

  • No holiday meal is complete without a desert. At Christmas, while American families make the traditional pumpkin pie and the Englishmen enjoy the yummy Christmas pudding, the Italians have their piece of the local Christmas cake that fills their houses with the smell of...

  • Italian mafia is “famous” all over the world. Some people perceive it as a sort of science fiction character: so many movies and books were written about the Italian mafia. But for the South Italian citizens mafia has nothing to do with...

  • Every year around October or November a traditional fall food festival is organized in most Italian towns and villages. The autumn food fest is called “Castagnata” which can be literally translated as “The Chestnut Day”. And there is a reason: Castagnata is mainly characterized...

  • Nine Italian startups were presented at the end of October at the Italian Institute of Culture in Beijing during the Chinese edition of “Made in Italy 2.0.2.0”. This event is organized by iStarter with an aim to introduce...

  • Abruzzo is an Italian region located on the Eastern coast of the country, right above Puglia. As all the Italian regions it is full of wonderful sandy beaches, boundless flourishing forests and national parks, Roman remains and cute tiny Southern Italian villages....

  • Bologna, a city located in the Central Italy, is about to become the headquarters of the European weather forecast data center. Italy has always been strong in meteorology, but its ambitions to become the origin and the main base of the European...

  • The name Alpini in Italian means literally “alpines, people from the Alps”. This unusual name belongs to an elite mountain warfare military corps of the Italian army. The soldiers for this corps are...

  • According to the latest data provided by Eurostat and published by the environmental NGO Kyoto Club Italy recycles 76,9% of the total amount of waist which is nearly twice as much as the total European waste...