First snow in Milan – claim compensation for cancelled trains

Compensation also due for late arrivals. As the first snow of the winter dusted the streets of Milan, rail transport was immediately plagued by cancellations and delays across Lombardy. The consume...

Milan taxis support nation-wide strike call

Milan a whole day without taxis. Milan taxis are supporting the union's call for a nationwide, full-day strike on Thursday 14 December, lasting from 08.00 to 22.00. The union is protesting against...

Titian’s Holy Conversation on view in Milan

Milan city hall’s Christmas gift is on display until 14 January. For the tenth consecutive year, Milan city hall will host an exceptional masterpiece as a Christmas present for residents and visitors...

Milan's St Ambrose in 10 facts

7 December is one of the most celebrated annual holidays in Milan. The day marks the feast of St Ambrose. But who was he? Here are 10 facts to get to know a bit more about this important figure in Mil...

Milan readies for La Scala opening night

The world can watch Milan on live TV. This year’s opening night on 7 December at Milan’s iconic Teatro alla Scala will – as always – be a high point in the run-up to Christmas, attracting a bevy of p...

Goldman Sachs “set to boost Milan office”

Milan attracts business as Brexit looms. A report by Reuters news agency, quoting “sources familiar with the matter”, anticipates that leading investment bank Goldman Sachs is about to boost its pr...

Milan hosts 22nd Artisans’ Fair

2-10 Dec. Traditional Christmas market in Milan’s Rho fairgrounds. One of the most popular pre-Christmas activities in Milan, the Artigiano in Fiera market opens again this weekend with over 3,200...

“City of the Future” for Milan Expo grounds

Milan to host human technopole, university faculties. Work has started on the development of the former grounds of Expo Milano 2015, and over the next 10 years the area will become a city of the fu...

Milan “too violent” says leading Italian daily

Milan wins for wealth, but streets unsafe – Il Sole-24 Ore. Italy’s leading financial daily, Il Sole-24 Ore, has grudgingly placed Milan eighth out of all 110 Italian provinces for quality of life....

Milan Italy’s top “shopping tourism” destination

Shopping tourists spend €121 a day in Milan. Milan is Italy’s leading city for “shopping tourists” – those whose main reason to travel is to shop – well ahead of Rome, Florence, Venice or Turin....

More “Nonni amici” for Milan schools

Milan seeking more volunteer helpers. Milan has voted over €200,000 to support and extend the army of volunteers helping to control traffic when children arrive at or leave elementary schools aroun...

Milan forum debates fight against the mafia

Milan convention hosted in confiscated villa. “We shouldn’t think the mafia has been defeated. These days it has quit speaking with arms and explosives, but it speaks by other means, infiltrating the...

Milan opens breast-feeding spots for mums

Milan opens 20 “happy popping” rooms across all nine boroughs. Milan has moved to create a more mamma-friendly city by opening rooms for mums with infants in every municipio, with comfortable armch...

Milan wins more Michelin stars

Three more Milan restaurants in the Michelin guide 2018. Michelin-starred restaurants in Milan are up to 20, including three new entries, in next year’s Michelin Guide, announced the editors. Fo...

EMA: Milan pipped at the post

Milan’s bid to host EMA nearly won – but not quite. Disappointment and frustration swept Milan on the evening of 20 November as the city’s bid to host the EMA – European Medicines Agency – failed by...

Around Milan with a sustainable fashion advocate

“A fast-fashion addict turned slow-fashion advocate”, is how Leah-Jane Musch describes herself in her blog Un-Material Girl. Australian, she has been in Milan since August 2017 studying fashion and...

Where to take a coffee break inside Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

While Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is a symbol of luxury and sophistication, that does not mean that taking a coffee break inside it, even with an incredible view towards its central mosaic work, nec...

Milan Music Week all across the city

Milan to dedicate a whole week to Italian pop music. Monday 20 November will mark the start of a week dedicated to every aspect of contemporary Italian music “made in Milan”, from singer-songwriter...

Milan hosts the ninth Science for Peace forum

  17 Nov. Milan conference addresses science after the digital revolution. The ninth Science for Peace forum in Milan’s Bocconi University on 17 November will see highly qualified speakers addre...

MilanoMondo – a forum on immigration

Four days of debate in Milan on immigration. Organised by Milan city hall, a four-day forum starting on 17 November will bring together political experts, sociologists, leaders of immigrant communi...

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