WTI Magazine #54    2015 February, 20Author : italia.it      Translation by:   Italy is the birthplace of opera, and of numerous worldwide known and loved composers: Paganini, Rossini, Donizetti, Verdi, Puccini, Mascagni, Monteverdi, Salieri, Tartini, Vivaldi, and so on. No less numerous are the international composers that have been inspired...

The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) leadership is proud to announce its newest scholarship in partnership with Accademia Teatro alla Scala, one of the most renowned institutions for training professionals in the performing arts, and Politecnico di Milano Graduate School of Business (MIP), an internationally recognized management school....

by Chiara Assi   There's something enticing and quintessentially romantic about train travel: watching the landscape changing before one's eyes, crossing remote areas, having time to relax and unwind and take in the views are just some of the reasons why many enthusiasts consider traveling by rail the only way to travel.   And while h...

Limonaia (lemon grove) Pra' de la Fam, inside the Tignale harbor in the province of Brescia, faces Lake Garda. Today, the monumental complex – with a large greenhouse towering over the lake – is home to the Parco Alto Garda Bresciano Mountain Community's Eco-Museum.   But Limonaia Pra' de la Fam has a long history of impressing visitors...

Dopo la visita il mese scorso del presidente del Consiglio Matteo Renzi, il presidente della regione Lombardia Roberto Maroni annuncia che volerà nella Silicon Valley la prossima primavera per studiare modelli di business e innovazione utili allo sviluppo delle aziende italiane.   "Torneremo a New York l'8 aprile e andremo anche in Californi...

In Europe, German tour operators taking travelers to Italy report increased bookings especially with respect to holidays in Italian mountains rather than cultural destinations. British, French and Spanish tour operators all report positive sale trends as well.   Tour operators from Sweden reported +3% in sales of Italian tours, Danish tour o...

When traveling to Italy, there are many great cities to choose from. Everyone knows about Rome, and many have seen its splendors through the eyes of Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday. Fashion lovers will find the catwalks and shops of Milan to be inspiring. Those who love romance often head for Venice.   The architecture lovers head for Floren...

New York City and the Italian city of Milan are starting a two-year tourism partnership to encourage travel between the two destinations. New York tourism officials are in Milan to announce the initiative Monday. CEO Fred Dixon of NYC & Company, New York's tourism agency, says the two cities are both centers of business and innovation...

Anche gli sposi americani privilegiano l'Italia rispetto ad altre destinazioni per trascorrervi la loro luna di miele definendola "imbattibilmente la più romantica" tra le 20 maggiori destinazioni più richieste.   Il nostro Paese, infatti, già decretato vincente da parte delle giovani coppie in arrivo dalla Cina e dall'India, si è aggiudicat...

AmCham, all'interno del Gruppo di Lavoro Human Capital, ha costituito l'AmCham Diversity Council, composto da un gruppo ristretto di donne Opinion Leader che hanno raggiunto posizioni di Amministratore Delegato in grandi ed importanti aziende e di HR Director di grandi organizzazioni multinazionali.   Gli obiettivi che l'AmCham Diversity Cou...