Germany’s new horizons and challenges in the light of Merkel’s leadership

Germany’s new horizons and challenges in the light of Merkel’s leadership   German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) may have won a majority in September’s federal election, but that does not directly implicate that Germany’s future is clearly given. What emerges as Merkel seeks to form a new coalition with the Greens and…

New threats: artisans and crafts will disappear in Italy for new millennial jobs?

New threats: artisans and crafts will disappear in Italy for new millennial jobs?   Made in Italy? Not for much longer as artisans and craftship are disappearing. Italy has always been renowned for its artisans: they create unique masterpieces by hand, even in an age in which most products are mass-produced. But these artisans and…