Six countries in Europe's document-free travel area now have wide-ranging border checks in place following Denmark's decision to tighten controls on its southern border with Germany.
The artist from Palermo will sing at NIAF’s annual gala, and she will also be a guest of Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò at the end of November. This year’s New York itinerary premieres downtown at NYU Casa Italiana Zerrilli-...
She’s a young voice between the past and the future... Magazzino Director Vittorio Calabrese; Italian Ambassador to the United States Armando Varricchio; Italian artist Marco Anelli; Minister of Culture Dario Franceschini, Director of the Italian Cultural Institute Giorgio Van Straten; and Consul General of Italy in New York Francesco Genuardi. Hosted by New York University’s Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, Richard Gere, the award-winning Hollywood actor, performed a reading from Italo Calvino’s new English adaptation of 'The Baron in the Trees.' After the lecture the popular actor... On October 18th Queens College and The Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY) inaugurated the first edition of the film festival IC-CUNY, part of a broader Made in Italy festival: Arts Cultures also launched this year. For the occasion of 17th edition of the “Week of the Italian Language in the World,” Italian Minister of Culture Dario Franceschini visits Columbia University's Italian Academy to talk about his comprehensive plan to revive Italy's vast...
The first bust was made in June during the inspection of a truck bound for Belgium and found more than 5.7 tonnes of cannabis resin, or "chira" as it is known locally, divided into 10 kilo packages and hidden in hundreds of boxes.
The second operation a month later intercepted 3.78 tons of chira hidden in a truck carrying tiles from Fez to the Belgian port city of Antwerp.
For the first time ever, the show will reach the United States.
We had the chance to interview him before his concert at the Bataclan in Paris.
If they want to move faster and don't give enough notice, like Denmark, they can initially introduce checks for 10 days then extend that for periods of up to 20 days for two months. The Commission says the actions by Austria, France, Germany, Norway and Sweden are acceptable, as they are proportionate to the public security threat these countries might face. If people can move freely through the EU's external borders and are not registered on arrival in Greece or Italy, then it's a simple matter for them to move on and threaten the whole system.
It is still assessing Denmark's decision and has not indicated when that assessment might be complete. The Commission is expected to unveil in March "targeted" modifications to the rulebook that would tighten the external borders and improve Europe's asylum application rules.
An encore and at the end, De Gregori, together with his wife Alessandra Gobbi, sang the audience a special Neapolitan song. 5, Francesco De Gregori arrived in New York on Nov. On the night before the show, he stopped by NYU’s Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò for a conversation with Stefano Albertini. Every year the New York City Marathon is an exciting event for more than just New Yorkers.
FULL VIDEO INSIDE THE ARTICLE The Italian Trade Agency in New York hosted the special investors network event “Italy, Kenya and East Africa: Opportunities, Challenges and Prospects,” an important occasion to talk about the new possible investments in the Eastern African countries whose economies are rapidly developing and transforming. This year’s marathon, held on Sunday November 5th, brought people together from around the world.
The security measures have raised doubts about the future of free movement within the 26 nations that make up the Schengen area - named after the Luxembourg town where it was set up in 1985. The EU estimates that more than 1.5 million people crossed Schengen area borders in an "irregular" way last year.