Robots take over vineyards in Italy as wineries struggle with worker shortages over Covid-19

Valdella, Italy – Last year’s grape harvest was a horrific stampede at Mirco Capelli’s Tuscan vineyard. With Italy’s borders closed due to the pandemic, Eastern European workers he was counting on were unable to enter the country. The company he contracted to supply grape pickers had no one to offer it to him. He eventually … Read more

New Italian law requires workers to get a Covid vaccine or test

ROME – Italy on Friday set a new standard for major Western democracies seeking to weather the pandemic by enacting a sweeping law requiring the country’s workforce – public and private – to have government-issued health permits, essentially forcing Italians to choose between obtaining one. and earn a living. With this move, Italy, the first … Read more

The Italian island of Vulcano evacuated residents due to carbon dioxide levels

Carbon dioxide levels around the volcanic island of Vulcano in the Aeolian archipelago off the northern coast of Sicily have risen from 80 tons to 480 tons, effectively reducing the amount of oxygen in the air, according to Italy’s National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV). Gas levels began to rise significantly on October 21, … Read more

IIHF – Italy is recovering

Coming to a flyer and never looking back, Italy only needed four matches to secure the top spot at the 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship Division II Group A in Brasov, Romania. To secure the promotion in emphatic fashion, Italy collected the most points from their first four matches to open an irreplaceable … Read more

COVID hospital admissions in Ohio hit record level

COLOMBUS, Ohio – The number of people with COVID-19 in hospital has reached an epidemic record in Ohio, Governor Mike DeWine said Wednesday as additional members of the state’s National Guard ordered hospitalizations to help with the surge. The state also saw another record number of new coronavirus cases. Ohio had 5,356 people hospitalized with … Read more

Italy makes life uncomfortable for unvaccinated people

Italia It makes life more uncomfortable for unvaccinated people this holiday season, excluding them from indoor restaurants, theaters and museums from Monday to limit the spread of the coronavirus and encourage skeptics to get vaccinated. Italian police can check if diners in restaurants or bars have a green “super” health card proving that they have … Read more

Italians fear instability will return if Mario Draghi resigns to become president | Italia

The Italians were enjoying an extraordinary period of political harmony – Mario Draghi, the prime minister, brought decisive and competent leadership in the midst of the pandemic, and the economy is growing rapidly. But that could be jeopardized when parliament elects a new president in January. An opaque ritual described as akin to the appointment … Read more

A dream of post-pandemic Italy at the new Milan fair at Gallery d’Italia

Gaspar van Vettel’s “Doge’s Palace in Venice from San Giorgio” Grand Tour: Dreams … [+] The Gallery of Italy from Venice to Pompeii by Intesa Sanpaolo is currently in Milan. Italy showrooms As Italy and the rest of the world try to look to a post-pandemic future, the new exhibition in Milan shares its message … Read more