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3 June 2024
DISCOVER THE NEW VERSION OF THE VIDEO GAME FOR MOBILE DEVICES “ITALY. LAND OF WONDERS”!

The updated version of the mobile video game “ITALY. Land of Wonders” is now available! The new version of the video game is compatible with the most recent operating systems and can be downloaded for free from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store: App Store (iOS): ITALY. Land of Wonders on App Store (apple.com) […]

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2 June 2024
Message to Italians from the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Antonio Tajani, on the occasion of Italian Republic Day (2 June 2024)

Text:   “Cari connazionali, auguro a tutti voi una buona Festa della Repubblica. Ovunque voi siate nel mondo, lì dove portate alto il nome dell’Italia con la tenacia del vostro esempio e la forza dei nostri valori. E’ un 2 giugno che cade in un momento molto delicato del quadro internazionale, dove sfide globali determinanti […]

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30 May 2024
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT – TRADE ANALYST ITA OFFICE IN MANAMA

The Italian Trade Agency (“ITA”; former “ICE”) is a Governmental entity which promotes the internationalization of Italian companies, in line with the strategies of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It has its headquarter in Rome and operates worldwide through a large network of offices in cooperation with Italian Embassies, Consulates and the whole diplomatic network. […]

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28 May 2024
2024 EUROPEAN AND ADMINISTRATIVES ELECTIONS: TRAVEL FACILITATIONS FOR VOTERS RESIDENT ABROAD AND IN ITALY

This page contains information on local elections and referendums for the voters interested in travelling to Italy to vote. There is also information on any travel concession fares granted to Italian citizens on such occasions. Content available only in Italian.

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27 May 2024
Amendment to the Schengen visa fee (effective from 11 June 2024)

Please be informed that the EU Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) no. 2024/1415 of 03/14/2024, which amended the art. 16 (par. 1, 2 and 2 bis) of Reg. (EC) 810/2029 (Community Visa Code), relating to the amounts of fees for Schengen visas, has been published. The amended art. 16 provides an increase in visa fees (so-called […]

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17 May 2024
GRANTS FOR FOREIGN AND ITALIAN CITIZENS LIVING ABROAD AWARDED BY THE ITALIAN GOVERNMENT

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MAECI) offers grants in favor of foreign citizens and Italian citizens living abroad (IRE) for the Academic Year 2024-2025 in order to foster international cooperation in cultural, scientific and technological fields, to promote Italian language and culture and to support Italy’s economic system in the world (According to Law 288/55 and its subsequent changes and additions). […]

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15 May 2024
ELEZIONI EUROPEE 2024. INDICAZIONI AI CONNAZIONALI RESIDENTI IN PAESI EXTRA UE.

La normativa relativa all’elezione dei membri del Parlamento europeo spettanti all’Italia non prevede il voto all’estero al di fuori dei Paesi UE. Pertanto, gli elettori italiani, iscritti all’AIRE e residenti negli Stati che non sono membri dell’Unione Europea, potranno votare solo rientrando in Italia, recandosi presso i seggi istituiti dai Comuni nelle cui liste elettorali […]

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9 May 2024
COMMUNICATION CAMPAIGN TO CONTRAST THE SPREAD OF SYNTHETIC DRUGS, INCLUDING FENTANYL

Fentanyl is a powerful synthetic opioid, 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine and 30 to 50 times more potent than heroin. This substance, produced illegally, is available on the market in various forms, including liquid and powder. Fentanyl and its analogues, often more potent than fentanyl itself, have caused numerous poisonings and deaths […]

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24 April 2024
IMPLEMENTING DECISION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION ESTABLISHING ADAPTED RULES FOR THE ISSUANCE OF MULTIPLE ENTRY VISAS TO BAHRAINIAN CITIZENS RESIDENTING IN BAHRAIN WHO APPLY FOR A SHORT-STAY VISA IN BAHRAIN

Commission Implementing Decision C (2024) 2692 of 04/22/2024 amending Article 24, paragraph 2, letters a) and b) and c) of Regulation (EC) No. 810/2009 is attached to this web page. The amendment allows a five-year multiple-entry short-stay visa to be directly issued to Bahraini citizens residing in Bahrain who meet the requirements and conditions for issuing […]

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25 March 2024
FRECCIAROSSA DISCOUNTS FOR ITALIANS LIVING ABROAD!

In agreement with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MAECI), Trenitalia will offer a discount to Italians registered with A.I.R.E. The purpose of the discount is to provide Italian citizens living abroad and travelling in Italy with the possibility of purchasing Trenitalia-Frecciarossa train tickets at special conditions, thanks the following offers valid until […]

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