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After long negotiations and persuasive arguments Islam convinced the Mayor of Venice Giorgio Orson that it would be a welcome and profitable decision to allow an Islamic Art Museum in the Serenissima.

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Very cloudy  23°C Wind: North-northwest 1 m/s Pressure: 0 mbar Visibility: 19 km Humidity: 57% Fri, 26 May 2017 10:46

Venice world heritage status under threat

Still, making a city centre “pay-to-play” is a contentious issue and Italy’s tourism minister insists that “cities must stay open and free”. Paola Mar, Venice’s head of tourism, dismisses ticketing entry “with the conceivable exception of St ...

MADGI Designers invited to attend Furniture in Venice, Italy

MADGI Designers Shauna Dack, LEED AP and Mariana Panova were invited to attend a furniture tour in Venice, Italy. They joined a small group of design firms and furniture dealership Lewis Stevenson on a factory tour of the well-respected Italian furniture ...

Italy Court to Take on Consumer Group Class Action Against Volkswagen

MILAN — A court in Venice will hear a class action suit filed in Italy for damages against German carmaker Volkswagen over the dieselgate emissions fraud, an Italian consumer group said on Thursday. Consumer group Altroconsumo said in a statement the ...

Eni, Snam to develop CNG, LNG stations in Italy

its premium diesel with 15% renewable content produced from vegetable oils at its Venice biorefinery. Italy is the leading European market for natural gas consumption for vehicles, with over 1 billion cubic meters consumed in 2015 and about 1 million ...

Late Summer Nonstop! Philadelphia to Venice, Italy for $418 R/T [BA]

Information is valid at time of publication. So sometimes you may not find the price mentioned in the post (ex. after several days of the original posting date). It means that the deal was sold out or supplier (airline/agency) has changed the conditions or ...

Paddler’s View | Venice Canals

The historic city of Venice, Italy is unlike any SUP destination in the entire world. Not only because of its rich history as one of Europe’s richest and most extravagant cities, but also because the best way to see the city is via water.

The Google Grand Tour of Italy

From Venice to Palermo, passing through Siena and Rome, Google's Grand Tour of Italy is a journey through remarkable cultural treasures. Relive timeless traditions, marvel at masterpieces to discover ideas influenced and transformed the world. Available to ...

Watery Wonders: Spectacular Aquatic Entertainment – Part 2 Venice Comes to London

Joseph Lyons, the caterer who had the concession for selling food and drink at Olympia, and Harold Hartley, chairman of the Pure Water Company, dreamed the watery dream of representing Venice in London ... (specially made in Italy eight foot shorter ...

What does it mean to represent the ‘Filipino’ in the 2017 Venice Art Biennale?

Venice, Italy (CNN Philippines Life) — The idea of a “national identity” isn’t flat, as some people might have you think. It is a vast, complex landscape, with boundaries leaking from one to the other. Perceived differences form a major part of ...