Italy

'Ndrangheta: far beyond crime
Europe, Italy

'Ndrangheta: far beyond crime

the mafia as a whole, emerged in southern Italy in the medieval period. However, Something similar, is still visible today: the activity of these criminal organizations being one of the great security and public order problems faced by national states. An important attempt to combat this type of crime in the region, was Operation Clean Hands (Clean hands) in 1992, succeeded, but definitely not, and legal and criminal instances were transmuted and equipped more severely to fight the mafia system, allowing Italian justice to detain, tried and convicted hundreds of members of criminal organizations. Even with the harsh reaction of your bosses, a máfia se desgastou muito neste processo e viu-se desprovida de seu antigo prestígio....
Draghi's challenging to-do list in Italy
Europe, Italy

Draghi's challenging to-do list in Italy

Mario Draghi (Photo: REUTERS/Yara Nardi) Italy is experiencing a health crisis with the serious effects of Covid-19 on people's lives and the economy. The pandemic was not enough, a instabilidade política impõe-se como obstáculo ao futuro do país e é nesse contexto que o economista Mario Draghi, ex-chefe do Banco Central Europeu (BCE), que salvou a Zona do Euro sacudida por dívidas, aceitou o convite do presidente italiano, Sergio Mattarella, para formar um governo de unidade nacional após a crise gerada pela renúncia de Conte, tornando-se o primeiro-ministro do país. Estimular a estagnada economia italiana é um desafio dos políticos que o antecederam no cargo – mas acabaram decepcionando. Like this, ele é a melhor opção - um político com uma extraordinária capacidade de execução e ótima reputação...
Confucius and the Corona Virus
China, South Korea, Spain, U.S, Europe, Italy, Japan

Confucius and the Corona Virus

A man stands in a nearly empty street during the Chinese New Year holiday this week in Beijing, China. Getty Images Polemizando... Pointed times ours, of controversies, “fake news”, antagonisms and, about everything, of a lot of incomprehension. Locked at home, I read the article - "A global war" - that the chronicler Lourival Sant´ Anna published in Estadão do dia 29/03 regarding the divisions between countries as to the different ways in which they are facing the tragedy. He made the following observation about how East Asia is managing to curb the epidemic faster than the West: “... there was no need to force anything: common sense prevailed among the population and its religious leaders, who could not resist suspending their activities ”... Why is this happening? Is...
And the ship goes (III) - Xi Jinping and the Second Summit of the New Silk Road
Asia, Austria, Chile, China, Egypt, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Myanmar, Peru, Portugal, Russia

And the ship goes (III) - Xi Jinping and the Second Summit of the New Silk Road

Closed yesterday, in Beijing, the II Summit of the “Belt and Road Initiative” - the “New Silk Road” - the most ambitious project of this century, according to many analysts, for the realignment of the planet's geo-economy / geopolitics. As you recall, launched in 2013, por Xi Jiping, your goal is to create an economic belt, technological and cultural link uniting Asia with Europe and Africa, thus expanding the layout and scope of the original Silk Road, that drawn by the Chinese during the Han dynasty (check. II a.C / II d.C), was the great corridor through which goods from the East reached Europe. It's broken, that lasted until the Turks took Constantinople in 1453, was, as we know, the greatest commercial and civilizational link in history. The first summit of “Road ...
The ship goes (II)… or visited from Xi Jinping to Europa
China, Europe, France, Italy

The ship goes (II)… or visited from Xi Jinping to Europa

Xi Jinping has just returned to China after a “seduction” trip to Italy and France in an attempt to convince the two governments to integrate their ambitious project to unite Asia with Europe and Africa in the reconstitution of what was the greatest integration route economic and civilizational history of humanity: the Silk Road. As we know. the “Road and Belt Initiaitive” of your inspiration, supported by the trillions of dollars of reserves that the PRC has to carry out the project, seeks to consolidate the dream of the Chinese, for intercontinental integration, turning the Chinese economy into the driving force behind post-industrial geoeconomics. She goes “in tandem” with her other project, equally ambitious, o plano “Made in China 2025”, that elected ten cutting-edge sectors to elevate the Republic..