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What if we could build structures three times as fast at half the cost? What if these structures used half the resources of standard construction and produced one third the carbon footprint? What if these structures required minimal upkeep and were more resistant to natural disasters? It may sound like fantasy, but these structures exist and are ca...

Un incontro tra agenzie della Difesa e settore privato per sviluppare un dialogo approfondito e strutturato tra Italia e Stati Uniti in materia di ricerca scientifica e innovazione negli ambiti della Difesa e della Sicurezza prende oggi il via presso l'Ambasciata d'Italia a Washington.   L'evento, della durata di tre giorni, è finalizzato al...

by Alessandra Turra   Italian men's wear company Boglioli has opened its first offshore branch in the U.S., called Boglioli USA Corp. "Our expectations for the U.S. market are ambitious. It is the main reason why we decided to invest directly," stated Boglioli chief executive officer Giovanni Mannucci. "We believe that the region requir...

Secondo le ultime statistiche rilasciate dal Bureau of Economic Analysis, l'Ufficio di Analisi Economica del Governo americano, lo stock di investimenti diretti americani all'estero (IDE) a costi storici a fine 2012 è stato pari a $4.453 miliardi, in aumento del 9% rispetto al 2011, mentre i flussi IDE americani all'estero hanno subito un calo del...

The Menarini Group a privately held Italian pharmaceutical and diagnostics company today announced it has acquired Silicon Biosystems S.p.A. a provider of specialized molecular and cellular biology technologies capable of recovering and analyzing tumor cells from blood samples. Silicon Biosystems' DEPArray™ and Ampli1™ genomic analysis technologies...

Stevenson University's Fashion Design program will present "Io, Tu, e La Moda Italiana" (Me, You, and Italian Fashion), an exhibition of original fashions created by senior and junior fashion design majors with fabrics made in Italy, and influenced by Italian fashion designers.   The exhibition, curated by Matthew Laumann, Manager of Cultura...

Funny or Die ha pubblicato uno spot parodia della FIAT 500 L in cui chi compra l'auto riceve una famiglia italiana in omaggio seduta sul sedile posteriore.   Fonte: Il Post

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Industrial conglomerate General Electric plans to buy the aviation business of Italian manufacturer Avio for $4.3 billion to grow its jet propulsion business and strengthen its supply chain. The Fairfield, Conn., company said Friday that it wants to build its supply chain as it ramps up engine production. The deal also gives GE...

In March 2013, an ISSNAF working group composed by renowned researchers presented H.E. Ambassador Claudio Bisognero with a comprehensive set of recommendations to tackle issues related to taxation, vias and other burocratic aspects of the life of Italian researchers in the United States.   The document based its conclusion on a wide survey c...

A Delaware judge has dismissed a lawsuit that pitted former partners in an Italian grocery store business in Rehoboth beach against one another.   The Chancery Court suit involved former partners in Touch of Italy Salumeria and Pasticceria. In 2012, one partner, Louis Bascio, decided to withdraw from the business, allegedly saying he wa...

Maserati North America, Inc. today reports its strongest sales results yet of (1,367 units) sold this September. This record number reflects a 241 percent increase compared to the same month last year and a 300 percent year-over-year increase.   Such an extended streak marks the twentieth consecutive month of year-over-year sales growth for...

Ladies and gentlemen,I am grateful to Marta Dassù for organising this seminar. I also extend my warmest thanks to the German Marshall Fund of the United States, the IAI and the Compagnia di San Paolo."The shift of power from the West to the rest" is a well-known concept. The emergence of new actors is redefining a long-established balance among pow...