The New York Times reporter Mark Mazzetti is the winner of the 2016 Urbino Press Award, the Italian prize that is awarded annually to an American reporter or columnist. The official announcement of the prize will be delivered on May 17 by the Ambassador of Italy to the United States Armando Varricchio during a ceremony at the Embassy of Italy in Wa...

Taking on a new job can be an overwhelming feet for anyone, but perhaps a bit more when you are the new Italian Ambassador to the U.S. Armando Varrichio recently took on this position and moved to the U.S. only two months ago with his passion for expanding Italian culture leading the way. The Veneto born diplomat began his career with the U.S. in...

By Stefano Vaccara  Il nuovo ambasciatore italiano a Washington, Armando Varricchio, era questa settimana a New York per incontrare chi si deve conoscere nella città che non dorme mai. "Ho visto il sindaco Bill de Blasio, bellissima e calorosa accoglienza. Non ho ancora visto il governatore Andrew Cuomo, ci sarà presto l'occasione".  ...

L'Ambasciatore d'Italia negli Stati Uniti Armando Varricchio ha presentato il catalogo "Italian Treasures in the U.S. – An Itinerary of Art" alla Biblioteca del Congresso, il più vasto archivio mondiale di conoscenza e creatività.   Il volume, realizzato dall'Ambasciata d'Italia a Washington a cura dall'Addetto Culturale,...

The Embassy of Italy and the Italian Institute of Culture in Washington DC invite you to this lecture with Simonetta Brandolini d'Adda, president of "Friends of Florence" and Fred Hiebert, Archaeology Fellow at the National Geographic.   Opening remarks by Ambassador of Italy to the U.S. Armando Varricchio, and Director of the UNESCO Office...

A seguito della modifica statutaria approvata in occasione dell'Assemblea Straordinaria dei soci AmCham che si è tenuta lo scorso 23 giugno a Milano, American Chamber of Commerce in Italy ha ufficialmente proposto all'attuale Ambasciatore d'Italia negli Stati Uniti, Armando Varricchio, di assumere la carica di presidente Onorario della Camera, ruol...

L'ambasciatore Armando Varricchio è stato ospite d'onore ieri a una colazione del Gei, Gruppo Esponenti Italiani, alla quale hanno partecipato autorità, Vip (fra i quali il nuovo console generale a New York, ministro Francesco Genuardi), esponenti del mondo imprenditoriale, rappresentanti di varie organizzazioni e giornalisti che hanno gremito la S...

WTI Magazine #76    2016 February 15Author : Umberto Mucci      Translation by:   Ciao from Rome! Welcome to the 76th issue of our online magazine. It's February 2016, and I'm about to leave for the US, where I'll be presenting my book "We the Italians. Two flags, One heart. One hundred interviews". A few days ago I had the privilege of presentin...

San Francisco was honored by the recent visit of Ambassador of Italy His Excellency Armando Varricchio, who spent several days visiting with leading, local Italian businessmen and meeting with City and Italian community leaders. Stops included a ribbon cutting for Energica Motor Company and a meeting with Airbnb. Energica, a high-performance, super...

Honorable Armando Varricchio, newly-appointed Ambassador of Italy to the United States, gave the keynote address at the NIAF- Frank J. Guarini Public Policy Forum Luncheon on April 14, 2016. Ambassador Varricchio spoke about the vision for his tenure in the United States.   NIAF's Government Relations and Public Policy Committee Chair Mark V...