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Lampedusa Tightens Migrant Controls

The island of Lampedusa in the Southernmost point of Italy and is the location for the famous “Lampedusa In Festival” which is a short film review event. This event gives prominence to productions related to integration and travel and has received the Medal of Honour from the Italian President in two consecutive years. It has […]

Lampedusa Remains An Island Of Hope For Migrants

The Island of Lampedusa used to be known for its attractive and beautiful beaches that serves as point for tourist attraction. But today, this amazing island has turned out to become notorious for accommodating and saving multitude of migrants fleeing wars and desperation. In an interview with Vita International, the first citizen of Lampedusa says […]

The Challenges Of Doing Business In Italy

There are wealth of potential to boost the economy of Italy, but different layers of bureaucracy and cultural characteristics constantly leave businesses bemused, which is why it is essential to seek for local help if you must do business in the country. Italy has so many strategic locations and vast network of businesses that is […]

Italy’s Economic Crisis A Threat To Europe’s Stability

Italy is at the point of tempering with the stability of Europe but the political and economic crisis taking place in the country is basically going unnoticed. From the problem of illegal migrant crossing through the Mediterranean to the proposed referendum coming up in October. Everyone’s focus right now is how Britain’s vote of leaving the EU will politically and economically affect […]

Illegal Migration: Solving The Problem Of Migrants Crossing Through The Mediterranean Sea

Hundreds of people were reported dead last week. Similar death toll was recorded this week. This migrant crisis on the southern shores of Europe is not new – from 2000 till now, more than twenty-two thousand people have lost their lives in an attempt to cross the Mediterranean. Even with the rate people are dying, […]

European Banks: The Complicated Failure Of Two Italian Lenders

A bank sickens slowly but dies fast. For several years, Veneto Banca and Banca Popolare di Vicenza, in the thriving Veneto, in north eastern part of Italy, had been greatly affected by mismanagement. The level of high crime rate has also led to the fall of these banks. For months, the Italian authorities had been […]