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Coronavirus. Ambassador Armando Varricchio joins a conversation with David Harris, CEO of the American Jewish Committee.03/27/2020

Washington, March 27, 2020. The Ambassador of Italy to the United States of America, Armando Varricchio, participated in a conversation on the Italian response to the COVID-19 with the CEO of the American Jewish Committee, David Harris. The conversation took place via Zoom (with over 400 listeners) and was broadcast live on the AJC Facebook channel (with more...

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Covid-19 Emergency: The Consular Office will be Open Every Wednesday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm03/27/2020

Starting on March 30, because of the current Covid-19 emergency, the Consulate of Italy in Detroit will be open to the public, by appointment, every Wednesday from 9 am to 4 pm. For information and for scheduling an appointment, please get in touch with the employees who are responsible for the specific offices by email: Secretary of the Consul: segreteria.detroit@esteri.it  Cons...

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March 22, 2020. Decree of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers on further urgent measures to combat and contain the Coronavirus
March 22, 2020. Decree of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers on further urgent measures to combat and contain the Coronavirus03/22/2020

On March 22, 2020, the Presidency of the Council of Ministers issued a decree outlining further urgent measures to combat and contain the coronavirus. For a comprehensive snapshot of the various laws and regulations approved by the Italian Government please visit this link. On March 17 2020, the Ministry of Infrastructure...

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Ambassador Varricchio at the Atlantic Council for a conversation on the COVID-19 emergency response.03/19/2020

Washington, March 19, 2020. The Ambassador of Italy to the United States of America, Armando Varricchio, together with fellow Ambassadors from Singapore and the European Union, participated in a conference on the international response to the emergency COVID-19 organized by the Atlantic Council, one of Washington's most prestigious think-tanks. During the conversation...

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Coronavirus. Alitalia keeps Italy connected to the USA
Coronavirus. Alitalia keeps Italy connected to the USA03/19/2020

Washington, March 24, 2020. The Italian Embassy in Washington continues to maintain close contacts with Alitalia to ensure direct connections between the United States and Italy in the coming days, despite the ban on entry for those who have been in the Schengen area in the last 14 days decided by the American Authorities...

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Coronavirus: no evidence that food is a source or transmission route03/18/2020

EFSA is closely monitoring the situation regarding the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) that is affecting a large number of countries across the globe. There is currently no evidence that food is a likely source or route of transmission of the virus. EFSA’s chief scientist, Marta Hugas, said: “Experiences from previous outbreaks of related corona...

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Coronavirus. Decreto sull’auto-isolamento per chi rientra in Italia
Coronavirus. Decreto sull’auto-isolamento per chi rientra in Italia03/18/2020

Si riporta di seguito il testo del comunicato pubblicato sul sito del Ministero delle Infrastrutture e dei Trasporti. Roma, 17 marzo 2020 - Alla luce delle numerose richieste di rientro in Italia da parte di molti cittadini che si trovano all’estero, la Ministra delle Infrastrutture e dei Trasporti, Paola De Mich...

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