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2018 Political Elections. Postal voting for Italian citizens residing abroad01/02/2018

Due to the early Chambers’ dissolution on December 28, 2017 and the release of the relative D.P.R. n. 209 on the Gazzetta Ufficiale of the day after, the Italian Parliamentary elections have been called on March 4, 2018. Italian Citizens residing abroad can elect representatives to the Chamber of Deputies and to the Senate of the Republic by voting for candid...

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New type of entry visa in Italy for "investors"12/22/2017

Following the recent amendment to the Immigration Consolidation Act (“TUI” Legislative Decree 286/1998, article 26-bis), foreign nationals who intend to make an investment in Italy are allowed entry and stay in the country through a simplified procedure for the issuance of the visa. The “investor visa” is not subject to the annual limits on entrie...

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Message of the Ambassador of Italy in Washington Armando Varricchio on the occasion of the Christmas Holidays12/21/2017

As the Holiday Season approaches, I wish to extend to you and your families my best wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. During this time we ponder the events of the past months, reflect upon the outcomes, and start planning future projects. In 2017 Italy has been on the forefront of the International scene, as Chair of the G7 and a Member of...

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New job opportunities at the Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations12/19/2017

The following job openings have been published on the website of the Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations: - 1 position as Administrative Assistant - 1 position as Driver-Operator - 1 position as Administrative Coordinator Deadline for applications is January 18, 2018 ( 2 p.m. New York City time).  For further information please visit the web...

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II Level Master's Program in "International Protection of Human Rights" - Universita' di Roma, La Spienza 12/09/2017

The II Level Master's Program in "International Protection of Human Rights" is promoted and organized by the Department of Political Sciences of the University Sapienza of Rome under the direction of Professor Sergio Marchisio. It is addressed to graduated in Political Sciences, Law, Economics; Philosophy, Sociology, Human Sciences, Oriental Studies (See announcement...

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A Ciambra Italy's Official Oscar Submissions for the 2018 Academy Awards11/16/2017

In A Ciambra, a small Romani community in Calabria, Pio Amato is desperate to grow up fast. At 14, he drinks, smokes and is one of the few to easily slide between the region's factions - the local Italians, the African refugees and his fellow Romani. Pio follows his older brother Cosimo everywhere, learning the necessary skills for life on the streets of their...

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Cinema Italian Style (November 13th to 21st)11/07/2017

Cinema Italian Style, the annual celebration that gathers every year the finest selection of films, actors, directors and the main protagonists of our national movie production is back in Los Angeles.The festival - dedicated to the best of Italian culture, art, fashion and food this year - features ten titles and many short films selected by artistic curator...

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Consular Visits - San Pedro, Phoenix ed Albuquerque10/13/2017

The Consulate General of Italy, in order to facilitate the access to the services rendered by the passport department to our citizens living in areas far away from Los Angeles has organized the following meetings: 26 ottobre 2017 - San Pedro 1 novembre 2017 - Phoenix 6 dicembre 2017 - Albuquerque For further information please contact us at: losangeles.coordinamento@esteri.it 

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Fulbright Program (Text only in Italian)10/11/2017

Il Programma Fulbright nasce negli Stati Uniti nel 1946 in base alla legge proposta dal Senatore J. William Fulbright dell’Arkansas. La legge approvata dal Congresso statunitense aveva l’obiettivo di finanziare borse di studio per lo studio, la ricerca, l’insegnamento con lo scopo di favorire il processo di pace attraverso lo scambio di idee ...

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