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The Ambassador of Italy, Armando Varricchio, meets the Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, Ralph Northam
The Ambassador of Italy, Armando Varricchio, meets the Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, Ralph Northam05/24/2018

Washington D.C., May 23, 2018 While the Italian Navy’s Frigate “Alpino” is visiting Norfolk, the Ambassador of Italy to the United States Armando Varricchio has received the Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia Ralph Northam. The main topics of the meeting, held in the Ambassador’s residen...

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AMBASSADOR VARRICCHIO VISITS THE ITALIAN NAVY FRIGATE CLASS FREMM “ALPINO” DURING HER CAMPAIGN IN THE UNITED STATES.05/23/2018

Norfolk, Virginia, May 22nd, 2018 Today, the Ambassador of Italy to the United States, Armando Varricchio, visited the Italian Navy’s class FREMM frigate in Norfolk, on the occasion of her first US campaign. Norfolk, where the US Naval Station and the Allied Command Transformation (ACT) of NATO are headquartered, is the first stop of her US itinerary and ...

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OPENING OF THE EXHIBITION CANOVA’S GEORGE WASHINGTON AT THE FRICK COLLECTION (NEW YORK, MAY 23, 2018)
OPENING OF THE EXHIBITION "CANOVA’S GEORGE WASHINGTON" AT THE FRICK COLLECTION (NEW YORK, MAY 23, 2018)05/22/2018

NEW YORK, MAY 22, 2018 -The "Canova's George Washington" exhibition will open its doors to the public from 23 May to 23 September 2018 at the prestigious Frick Collection in New York. The Frick Collection has chosen to recount the relationship between the famous sculptor of Possagno, Treviso and the United States through...

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Jamaica celebrates Italian cinema: "Fortunata" by Castellitto opens the EU Film Festival in Kingston (14-20 May).05/15/2018

Kingston (Jamaica), May 15, 2018. The EU Film Festival in Jamaica, organized also through the contribution of the Italian Embassy and the Italian Institute of Culture in Washington, opened yesterday with the screening of "Fortunata" a movie by Sergio Castellitto. The Festival, which takes place in the European month of culture and around Europe Day, aims to...

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The Italian Embassy in Washington participated in the EU Open House Day
The Italian Embassy in Washington participated in the EU Open House Day05/14/2018

The beginning moments of Mimmo Miccolis’ FIRST during the EU Open House at the Italian Embassy Washington, May 14 2018 The Embassy of Italy in Washington, along with the other 27 Embassies of EU Member States, opened its doors to the public during the 2018 edition of the EU Open House on May 12th. The EU Open H...

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THE QUARTETTO DI CREMONA DEBUTS IN WASHINGTON AT THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS (MAY 11, 2018)05/12/2018

Washington D.C. 12 May 2018 - The Quartetto di Cremona, considered by critics as the true heir of the Quartetto Italiano, has performed for the first time in Washington at the Library of Congress one of the most prestigious institutions in the United States. In front of an audience of over 400 guests gathered in the Coolidge Auditorium, the Quartetto performed...

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ORIGINI Italia Program 2018 (October 2018 - April 2019)05/11/2018

ITA (Italian Trade Agency) and MIB Trieste School of Management, under the auspices of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, promote and organize “Origini Italia Program 2018”, an intensive Export Management and Entrepreneurial Development Course, aimed at the descendants of emigrants from Italy who are residents ab...

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