We like to imagine the rocky gorges of the Caglieron Caves – in Breda, a hamlet in Fregona, Treviso – as the smithy of structural and decorative elements destined to pretty houses in the area. Indeed, the parapets and lintels of in and around Vittorio Veneto are often made of sandstone extracted from these deep and fascinating cavities since the 15...

by Margie Miklas Things are definitely different in Italy, and I'm not talking only about the driving! Some of these are good, and some not so good, but a lot of them are funny, and maybe even a little bit weird. Here is a short list of some traditions and laws in Italy. In Milan a law states that locals must constantly smile or risk being fi...

  WTI Magazine #63    2015 June, 27Author : italia.it      Translation by:   In a stretch of land designed in accord with the bends and twists of the River Adige, we find Verona, a visually-stunning city of excellence and one of the 49 Italian sites on the UNESCO World Heritage List. 2,000 years of history encased in an expanse of 77 sq mi: this...

Città: HoustonPaese: STATI UNITIPeriodo di svolgimento: 01/04/2013 - 31/12/2013Partners: Made in VicenzaDescrizione: La Italy America Chamber of Commerce of Texas (IACC), in collaborazione con Made in Vicenza, Confartigianato Vicenza e Banca Popolare di Vicenza, organizzerà una delegazione in Texas di 10/15 imprese italiane del settore arredo e cer...

Oswald Zuegg, the main stakeholder of family-owned Verona-based fruit processing business Zuegg, has purchased 28% of the company's shares from three other family members thus obtaining full control over the firm.   He now aims to expand Zuegg’s presence in the United States: “It is hard to concentrate efforts on business growth and to accom...

Giovedì 10 gennaio nella sede della Provincia a Ca' Corner, l'assessore Paolo Dalla Vecchia ha incontrato l'artista Andrea Rusin coordinatore del primo "International Art festival in Buffalo" organizzato dal Consolato italiano di Buffalo, città degli Stati Uniti d'America capoluogo della contea di Erie nello Stato di New York, in occasione dell'Ann...

  WTI Magazine #53    2015 February, 6Author : Living Adamis      Translation by:   For its a catalog, Alessi presented "Souvenir d'Italie", a new line between the Alessi "Figures": a tribute to Italy that from May to October will host the Expo 2015. Five figurines in decorated porcelain, each a symbol of a different aspect of the Italian charac...

Il 3 e il 4 marzo al Due Torri Hotel di Verona si terrà la diciassettesima edizione di Showcase Usa-Italy, l'annuale workshop promosso da US Commercial Service in collaborazione con l'associazione Visit USA Italia, di cui Mondointasca è socio onorario, e Brand Usa.   L'evento sarà il punto di incontro tra espositori statunitensi, rappresenta...

Il 26 febbraio 2014 American Chamber of Commerce in Italy e Fondazione Arena di Verona, Teatro d'Opera Lirica, ente senza scopo di lucro che persegue la diffusione dell'arte musicale in Italia e all'estero, hanno firmato un accordo di collaborazione allo scopo di favorire la promozione delle reciproche attività e iniziative. A firmare l'accordo Si...

  WTI Magazine #53    2015 February, 6Author : folclore.it      Translation by:   A timeless journey between the "fields" and water channels, including masks, wigs, cosmetics, sequins ... an enchanted, ancient and unreal location: the Carnival of Venice. Visitors to Venice during the carnival are involved in this very special atmosphere, where e...