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That’s Incredible

When things were brighter for Alitalia, a pilot in our flagship company happened to have a “close encounter of the third kind”. This is...

Dossier. After the Tsunami

If we do not give in to the temptation of “thinking badly, convinced we are getting it right”, to paraphrase former Italian prime minister...


In the 1930s, the American middle class faced up to the Great Depression with the dogged spirit of a maintenance man trying to fix...

In Somalia there are even land-based pirates

Two years ago the “new corsairs” were almost a marginal phenomenon compared to the devastating civil war that raged throughout Somalia. A dozen attacks...

Free Numbers

According to a recent specialised study there would be 3.3billion mobile phone users across the world. A huge number undoubtedly, but still very reluctant...




NATO in Ukraine and the energy crisis in Europe

The EU race to climate neutrality