Consolato Generale - San Francisco

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Restrictions for those travelling to Italy from abroad
Restrictions for those travelling to Italy from abroad07/01/2020

On 30 June 2020, the Italian Minister of Health signed the Ordinance regulating entry into Italy from abroad until July 14. The Ministry of Health Ordinance was adopted following the June 30th EU Council Recommendation ("Council Recommendation on the temporary restriction on non-essential travel into the EU and the possible...

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Serie #italiandigitaltownhall. L’Ambasciatore Varricchio chiude il ciclo di appuntamenti a San Francisco con un evento concentrato su questioni medico-scientifiche e risvolti imprenditoriali della crisi covid-19
Serie #italiandigitaltownhall. L’Ambasciatore Varricchio chiude il ciclo di appuntamenti a San Francisco con un evento concentrato su questioni medico-scientifiche e risvolti imprenditoriali della crisi covid-1906/05/2020

L'Ambasciatore d'Italia Armando Varricchio ha aperto il quinto appuntamento della serie #Italiandigitaltownhall dedicato alla collettività italiana della California del Nord e delle Hawaii, alla presenza del Console Generale d'Italia a San Francisco Lorenzo Ortona. L'evento ha affrontato le conseguenze della pandem...

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Ambassador Varricchio celebrates the Italian Republic Day with Assistant Secretary of State Reeker who brought Secretary Pompeo's greetings (June 2, 2020)
Ambassador Varricchio celebrates the Italian Republic Day with Assistant Secretary of State Reeker who brought Secretary Pompeo's greetings (June 2, 2020)06/02/2020

Washington, 2 June 2020. The Embassy of Italy in Washington celebrated June 2, the Italian Republic Day, with a message delivered via Facebook to Italians and Italian-Americans in the United States, conveyed by Ambassador Armando Varricchio. The Ambassador's remarks were followed by the comments of the Assistant Secretary...

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Flight connections between Italy and the USA05/20/2020

20 May 2020 Alitalia has announced it will resume direct flights from New York (JFK) to Rome (FCO) as of June 2, 2020. See the press release. The Embassy reminds that Italians wishing to return to Italy will have to comply with the provisions adopted by the Italian authorities for the containment of the contagion. For more information and to download the self-declaration...

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COVID-19 EMERGENCY – PUBLIC NOTICE: LIMITED OPENING HOURS
COVID-19 EMERGENCY – PUBLIC NOTICE: LIMITED OPENING HOURS05/15/2020

15 May 2020 Due to the current COVID-19 public health crisis and the recent restrictions enforced by local authorities (San Francisco Public Health Order on March 16, 2020 and Executive Order N-33-20 on March 19, 2020), the Consulate General of Italy in San Francisco will be open to the public for appointments ONLY on...

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