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COVID-19 - EMERGENCY CONTACTS - VARIATIONS TO THE ACCESS TO CONSULAR SERVICES
COVID-19 - EMERGENCY CONTACTS - VARIATIONS TO THE ACCESS TO CONSULAR SERVICES05/29/2020

COVID-19 - EMERGENCY CONTACTS During the emergency time due to the COVID-19 pandemic this Consulate General can be reached for information and urgencies to the following contacts: · From Monday to Friday, from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM via telephone at (312) 467-1550 e (312) 995 -5494 or via e-mail to assistenza.chicago@esteri....

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Flight connections between Italy and the USA
Flight connections between Italy and the USA05/20/2020

Washington, May 20, 2020. Alitalia has announced it will resume direct flights from New York (JFK) to Rome (FCO) as of June 2, 2020. See the press release. The Embassy reminds that Italians wishing to return to Italy will have to comply with the provisions adopted by the Italian authorities for the containment of the...

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Stay at Home and #cookitalian campaign. Stars of Italian entertainment, culture and cuisine in the USA together with the Embassy in support of Italian agro-food products.
"Stay at Home and #cookitalian" campaign. Stars of Italian entertainment, culture and cuisine in the USA together with the Embassy in support of Italian agro-food products.05/04/2020

Washington, may 4 2020. At a time when Italians and Americans are asked to stay home to contain the risk of COVID-19 contagion, the Italian Embassy in Washington, together with the 9 Italian Consulates and the Italian Trade Agency offices in the USA, launched the "Stay at home and #cookitalian" campaign aimed at supporting...

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Covid-19 - Special flight from Orlando, FL to Rome and Milan, organized in conjunction with the Crisis Unit of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.
Covid-19 - Special flight from Orlando, FL to Rome and Milan, organized in conjunction with the Crisis Unit of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.04/16/2020

Washington, April 16, 2020. On Sunday April 19, a special flight operated by NEOS airline will depart from Orlando to repatriate fellow Italians temporarily located in the southeast of the United States and blocked by the health emergency linked to COVID 19. This initiative was taken in concert with the Crisis Unit of...

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Italian Research Day in the World 2020
Italian Research Day in the World 202004/15/2020

Press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. Italian Research Day in the World 2020 The 2020 edition of Italian Research Day in the World, celebrated on April 15, the anniversary of the birth of Leonardo Da Vinci, falls at a crucial historical moment, when Italy and the whole world...

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Stay at Home and #OrderItalian campaign
Stay at Home and #OrderItalian campaign04/15/2020

The Embassy of Italy in Washington DC launched the “Stay at home #OrderItalian” campaign on social media in collaboration with the Italian Trade Agency, the diplomatic-consular and Italian Cultural Institutes network in the USA. The campaign consists of a clear and effective message articulated on all the E...

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Messaggio ai connazionali dell'Ambasciatore d'Italia Armando Varricchio.
Messaggio ai connazionali dell'Ambasciatore d'Italia Armando Varricchio.04/10/2020

Cari connazionali, quest’anno celebreremo la Pasqua in maniera diversa. Molti di noi lontani dagli affetti familiari e con un pensiero ancora più sentito nei confronti dell’Italia. Il nostro Paese sta affrontando con coraggio e generosità questa crisi. Le Autorità prendono decisioni difficili...

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Finanziamenti alle imprese con il "Paycheck Protection Program" del Governo americano. Accesso da parte di aziende di diritto statunitense di proprietà straniera.04/10/2020

Washington, 10 aprile 2020. Il Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) ha introdotto un’ampia gamma di strumenti volti ad attenuare gli effetti negativi del Covid-19, che spaziano dai prestiti e i sussidi per le imprese alle misure di sostegno ai redditi personali, dall’ampliamento della rete di protezione socia...

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#ItalyStayStrong. The Embassy of Italy has launched in partnership with the Italian Scientist and Scholars in North America Foundation (ISSNAF) a fund raising campaign for the Covid-19.
#ItalyStayStrong. The Embassy of Italy has launched in partnership with the Italian Scientist and Scholars in North America Foundation (ISSNAF) a fund raising campaign for the Covid-19.04/01/2020

Washington, April 1, 2020. Italy and the United States are facing an unprecedented challenge. Italy was one of the first countries hit by the coronavirus outbreak and has been severely affected. Italians have responded with courage, from doctors and nurses on the front line to law enforcement officers, from the many volunteers...

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Coronavirus: disposizioni stringenti per chi rientra in Italia
Coronavirus: disposizioni stringenti per chi rientra in Italia03/28/2020

Si riporta di seguito il testo del comunicato pubblicato sul sito del Ministero delle Infrastrutture e dei Trasporti. Roma, 28 marzo 2020 - Da oggi entrano in vigore disposizioni stringenti per chi fa ingresso in Italia e scrupolose misure organizzative che devono adottare i vettori e gli armatori, al fine di contrastare...

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