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 WARSAW – After a pandemic-related interruption, Star Alliance member LOT Polish Airlines has added flights to the German city of Stuttgart to its route network. Since 1st July 2022, the airline serves Stuttgart daily from its global Warsaw hub.

4 Jul 2022
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 VERONA – Alpo Basket 99, the Italian Serie A2 women’s basketball club have announced the signing of Polish player Zuzanna Sklepowicz, as first revealed by BasketInside.com.

4 Jul 2022
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VENICE - The Migliore+Servetto studio, internationally recognised for its excellence in exhibition design and the design of communication spaces, was chosen by Generali Group to design the new headquarters of The Human Safety Net. The

 The 3000 sqm project includes the Interior, Exhibition & Multimedia Design of the third floor and the reception spaces on the ground floor of the Procuratie Vecchie in Piazza San Marco, with artistic direction by Davide Rampello.

1 Jul 2022
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ROME - On Thursday night as many as 95 refugees from the notorious Libyan detention camps were due to arrive at Fiumicino thanks to a human corridor arrangement brokered by the Sant'Egidio movement

 The refugees have been victims of torture and other serious mistreatment and come from several African countries including South Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia and Cameroon) as well as Syria. They will be moved to several different Italian regions including Lazio, Sicily, Emilia Romagna, Tuscany and Liguria.

30 Jun 2022
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 VIAREGGIO – On June 24 Wlodek Goldkorn won an international literary prize at the 93rd edition of the Viareggio-Rèpaci. The prize was awarded in recognition of his constant commitment with which, in more than forty years and a writer and journalist, he has worked for cultural and social progress and for the pacification of conflicts.

 Goldkorn is an Italian writer, journalist and editor. He was born and raised in Poland. From 1968 he lived and studied in Israel and then moved to Italy. His work concerns Jewish issues and the history of Central and Eastern Europe.

30 Jun 2022
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 ROME – Nigerian entrepreneurs will travel to Italy next month for a Nigeria – Italy business mission July 19-21, jointly organised by the Association "Nigeria - Italy Business" and the Italian Association of Small and Medium businesses PMI ITALIA at the Hotel Mercure in Roma West, on Viale Eroi di Cefalonia. Delegates from Nigeria also will meet with PMI president Tommaso Cerciello at the PMO National Operational Headquarters in Nola, Campania. 

30 Jun 2022
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 ROME – On the abortion ban in Poland, the deputy of the Five Star Movement Maria Edera Spadoni turned to Foreign Minister, Luigi Di Maio and highlighted the necessity of giving protection to Ukrainian refugees raped by the Russian soldiers during the war.

28 Jun 2022
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ROME – The Covid infection rate has increased to 24 percent, as Omicron re-infections reach 8.4 percent, over four times higher than Delta. 

 Head of Higher Health Council, Franco Locatelli, told Sky TG24 of a “clear underestimation of the number of new cases” due to at-home tests. “A lack of protective measures coupled with the high contagiousness of the circulating Omicron variants, Ba.4 and Ba.5” has led to a viral increase, he added. 

 The strain Ba.5 accounts for over 30 percent of the circulating strains, is more contagious and more easily able to evade antibodies. 

28 Jun 2022
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ROME – Raffaele La Capria, one of the most significant figures of late 20th century Italian literature, died on Monday evening at the Santo Spirito hospital, his family said.

 The award-winning novelist was born in Naples in 1922 and lived in Rome from 1950, after spending extended amounts of time in France, England, and America. 

 His most famous work “Ferito a morte”, a testimony of the Neapolitan and Italian 1950’s, won Italy’s most prestigious award, the Strega Prize in 1961, and is now considered by many critics to be a classic of Italian literature. 

28 Jun 2022

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