The elegance of food through fashion at Rome exhibit

Rome, May 19 – An exhibit at the Museum of the Imperial Fora in Trajan’s Market in Rome pays homage to the ongoing food-themed Milan Expo 2015 by showcasing nature and food as an inspiration for fashion. The show ‘The elegance of food. Tales about food and fashion’, which opened Monday through….

Vietnam Exhibition Hall in Milan Expo 2015

Vo Trong Nghia Architects have designed and built the Vietnam Pavillion for the Milan Expo 2015, that will run from May 1 till October 31 in Italy. The Milan Expo 2015 is a universal exposition at which participating countries will display their technology, innovation, culture, traditions,….

Operatic homage to wine biodiversity to premier June 6

Milan, May 18 – A battle hymn against the globalization of the wine grape varieties will see its world premier on June 6. The lyric opera ‘Barbatelle, overro Una di vino commedia’ (Vine Cuttings, or a Comedy of Wine) is written by Giancarlo Cignozzi and Oscar-winning Argentine composer Luis Bacalov, and will run through June 16.

Operatic homage to wine biodiversity to premier June 6

. Oscar-winning composer stages Mozart-inspired comedy for Expo. (ANSA) – Milan, May 18 – A battle hymn against the globalization of the wine grape varieties will see its world premier on June 6. The lyric opera ‘Barbatelle, overro Una di vino commedia’ (Vine Cuttings, or a Comedy of Wine) is….

Anonymous Claims Hack On Expo 2015

The Anonymous hacking collective claims to have stolen 1 terabyte, or 1,000 gigabytes, of data from Best Union, a European company that manages online ticketing for the Expo 2015 Universal Exposition festival in Milan, Italy. The data breach has not been confirmed by any official sources, though a….

Italian agriculture ‘greenest’ in Europe, Coldiretti says

Milan, May 18 – Italian agriculture is one of the ‘greenest’, most sustainable and safest in Europe, according to data released on Monday by farmers’ union Coldiretti at a meeting on multifunctionality in agriculture in light of this year’s Expo. Italy produces 35% less greenhouse gas compared the….

Sound of bamboo flute depicts Japan climate at Milan expo

The sounds of a traditional Nohkan bamboo flute helped depict Japan’s climate at the Expo Milano 2015 on Sunday, as a unique fusion of music and pictures showed the transition of the seasons as well as some of the nation’s supernatural characters. The high-pitched instrument, about 40 centimeters….

Members of Armed Forces join TrainYas

Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Minister of Foreign Affairs, on Sunday visited the UAE Pavilion at Expo Milan 2015. He was accompanied by Saqr Al Raisi, the UAE Ambassador to Italy, and Nora Juma, the UAE Consul General in Milan. Wam

Fitness fans heading to TrainYas on Tuesday night at Yas Marina….

Milan expo, Geneva roadshow and Federer hologram

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Green Bahrain ‘a Garden of Eden’

MANAMA, 0 hours, 20 minutes ago Bahrain’s celebrated pavilion at the Milan Expo 2015 was designed by an architect who had never actually visited the country, according to a report. Dutchman Anne Holtrop was attempting to ‘define a certain atmosphere of place’ with his ‘Archaeologies of Green’….

Japanese shiitake mushrooms introduced at world expo in Milan

Japanese growers of shiitake mushrooms introduced on Saturday their production and cooking methods for dried shiitake at the food-themed world exposition that opened earlier this month in the northern Italian city of Milan. Nobuyuki Tanaka, 66, head of the Beppu Shiitake Growers’ Association in Oita….

Green Bahrain ‘a Garden of Eden’

BAHRAIN’S celebrated pavilion at the Milan Expo 2015 was designed by an architect who had never actually visited the country, it has been revealed. Dutchman Anne Holtrop was attempting to ‘define a certain atmosphere of place’ with his ‘Archaeologies of Green’ design, he told architecture and design magazine Dezeen.

Cirque du Soleil’s show debuts at Expo Milano 2015

Allavita!, an exclusive show of Canada’s Cirque du Soleil created for Expo Milano 2015, made its debut at the Italian world exposition earlier this week. The show is inspired by the expo’s theme dedicated to sustainable and healthy food. It will be held every night from Wednesday to Sunday until Aug.

Milan Expo: see the world in a weekend

A porcelain-pale geisha excuses her way past a 10ft Latina butterfly on stilts and a talking Italian fruit to get to the queue for the churros, and no one turns a hair. I’m at Expo Milano 2015, and it’s like Disneyland with manners — and rather better taste.

Czech pavilion likely to go to Zlín region

Expo 2015 pavillion is based on modular technology. Milan, Italy, May 15 (CTK special correspondent) — The Czech pavilion at Expo 2015 will most probably be moved to Vizovice, in the Zlín region in southern Moravia, after the exhibition ends on Oct. 31, Stanislav Martinec, executive secretary of the….

DIARY – Italy to June 30

The inclusion of diary items does not necessarily mean that Reuters will file a story based on the event. SATURDAY MAY 16. Naples, Prime Minsiter Matteo Renzi expected to attend inauguration of the underground stop at ‘Piazza Municipio’. Vizzolo Predabissi (Milan), opening ceremony of motorway….

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: How to Understand Italy

MILAN — Expo 2015 opened its doors here this month, and with 145 countries exhibiting and 11 million tickets sold, there are quite a few surprised faces. You mean the Italians actually did it, actually pulled off a world’s fair? Despite the scandals, delays, cost overruns and squabbling? Of course we did it.

LIVE: India, China Sign 24 Agreements Worth $10 billion

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Xi’an in China on Thursday. PMO India Twitter.

PM Modi writing in the visitors’ book at the Terracota Warriors Museum in Xi’an. PMO India Twitter.

Milan Expo 2015: Violent May Day protests at No Expo anti-capitalist demonstration
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Katara Hospitality’s Milan hotel opens

DOHA: Katara Hospitality has announced the grand opening of the Excelsior Hotel Gallia, a luxury hotel in Milan owned and restored by the Qatar-based global hotel developer, owner and operator. In line with Katara Hospitality’s mission to preserve the heritage of iconic hotels around the world, the….

‘Cibus is Italy’ showcases Italian food excellence at Expo

Milan, May 14 – Expo is registering extraordinary success with the public, with about 150,000 visitors a day and peaks of 200,000 per day on weekends, Italian food-producers federation Federalimentare said Thursday. The organization is behind the Expo 2015 pavilion “Cibus is Italy”, in collaboration….

UAE sends message of peace and harmony at Expo Milan 2015

Mustafa Al Zarooni – City Editor / 14 May 2015 National pavilion at Expo Milan 2015 has welcomed more than 43,000 visitors in first 10 days Milan The UAE pavilion in Expo Milan 2015 has attracted a large number of visitors, sending a message that aligns with the theme of the international exhibition.

Expo Milano 2015

Food Security Expo Milano 2015. The world fair Expo Milano 2015 is underway. Its theme: “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life” raises some interesting questions. But does the expo provide any answers or solutions? DW finds out.

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Spanish Deputy PM visits UAE Pavilion at Expo Milano

Milan, 13th May, 2015 (WAM) — Soraya Saenz de Santamaria, Spain’s First Deputy Prime Minister, got an insight into the UAE’s rich heritage, culture and development model, and learned about UAE’s plans to host the Expo 2020 in Dubai during a visit to the UAE Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015.

DIARY – Italy to June 30

The inclusion of diary items does not necessarily mean that Reuters will file a story based on the event. THURSDAY MAY 14. Conference on energy with state railways Ferrovie dello Stato CEO Michele Mario Elia, Terna CEO Matteo Del Fante (0730 GMT). Milan, annual conference on small- and medium-sized….

Alcantara Champions Design And Fashion In Milan

MILAN, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Alcantara, headquartered in the city of Milan, has enjoyed a strong presence at Expo Milano 2015 and Milan Design Week 2015. At Expo Milano 2015, “Alcantara, Technology of Dreams” is the theme for the company’s exhibition arranged with the Municipality of Milan’s Department of Culture, and the Palazzo Reale.

Feature: China stands out at Expo Milano 2015

MILAN, May 12 — China stands out not only for its three pavilions, one national and two corporate at the world exposition in Milan, but also for the special attention paid by the Italian event to the Asian country. When international visitors arrive in Milan Malpensa, one cannot fail to notice the….

Feature: China stands out at Expo Milano 2015

by Marzia De Giuli. MILAN, May 12 (Xinhua) — China stands out not only for its three pavilions, one national and two corporate at the world exposition in Milan, but also for the special attention paid by the Italian event to the Asian country. When international visitors arrive in Milan Malpensa,….

Expo Milano 2015: Inside the supermarket of the future

Located on the south side of the Expo 2015 venue in Milan, the Future Food District aims to show how new technologies can be applied at each step of the food chain.

Expo visitors can go to the 2,500sq m supermarket to explore different interactions between people and food and it will be produced, distributed, prepared and consumed in the future.

Expo Milano 2015: Inside the supermarket of the future

Located on the south side of the Expo 2015 venue in Milan, the Future Food District aims to show how new technologies can be applied at each step of the food chain.

Expo visitors can go to the 2,500sq m supermarket to explore different interactions between people and food and it will be produced, distributed, prepared and consumed in the future.

Korean cuisine in Milan

The World Exposition Milano 2015 is being held in Italy starting on May 1 and runs for six months until the end of October. With the theme of, “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life,” it is bringing together participants from across 145 nations. The highlight of the expo will be the national pavilions designed and prepared by 55 visiting nations.

Regulator warns of equity bubble, lauds stock-market union

Milan, May 11 – With rising equity prices, there is an increasing risk of a stock-market bubble, Giuseppe Vegas, the president of Italian stock-market regulator Consob, said Monday. Speaking to the market regulator’s annual meeting, Vegas added that the Italian economy has been given a significant….

Latvian pavilion at “World Expo 2015” now an Italian store

The land plot which was assigned to Latvia for the international “World Expo 2015” fair in Milan in 2015, is now home to the Italian brand store “Baci” (Italian for “kisses”), according to the newspaper “Latvijas Avize”, cites LETA.

More than 140 countries are representing themselves at the….

Consob proposes SME agency at Expo site – update 2

Milan, May 11 – Giuseppe Vegas, the head of Italian stock-market regulator Consob, on Monday proposed that a special agency for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with headquarters at the site of Milan Expo 2015 be set up after the World Fair ends in October.

Tissue World New Launch: Jakarta Conference 2015

HONG KONG May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Tissue World , the leading portfolio of events dedicated to tissue paper industry worldwide is pleased to announce Tissue Word Jakarta Conference. Taking place at the Jakarta International Expo (JIE) during 28 – 29 October 2015 , the event will feature 2 days….

15 Killed, Many Injured as Bus Falls into Gorge in J&K

At least 15 were killed and several others sustained injuries when a bus fell into a gorge near Lati in Udhampur district.

The bus carrying passengers from Dudu was on its way to Udhampur city when the accident occurred. More details awaited.

Milan Expo 2015: Violent May Day protests at No Expo….