EXPO 2015 – History

World’s Fair (sometimes also called global) is the generic name for the great exhibitions held since the mid-nineteenth century. Throughout the decades the term has been associated indiscriminately to any exposure of an international character, although the international body that coordinates the events of this kind, the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE typically), definisse a precise nomenclature.

In modern times, however, the word is associated with any Universal Expo in category (as opposed to international exhibitions, smaller).According to the latest rules defined by the BIE a World’s Fair (in English International Registered Exhibition) is characterized by:

Frequency: Every 5 years
Maximum Duration: 6 months
Construction of pavilions by the participants
Size of undefined
General theme

The decision to organize the Expo more only once every five years is likely to have been taken to reduce the costs of participating countries; in fact it is believed that Australia chose not to participate in the Expo ’98 for this reason, perhaps because the Seville Expo was too close in time to justify another representation.The first Universal Exposition was the World’s Fair in London. It was organized in 1851 at the Crystal Palace in Hyde Park, also known as the Great Exhibition (formerly Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations). This event was born from an intuition of Prince Albert, husband of Queen Victoria and became the benchmark for all future, affecting many aspects of society such as the arts, education, business and international relations. The second Universal Exposition was the World’s Fair in Paris, which was accepted by France as a challenge to overcome the great success of the previous event in London.

The main attraction of the Exhibition are the national pavilions, managed by the participating countries, in addition to the thematic pavilions organization. Historically, every show has always been characterized by particular structures, which have become a symbol of exposure and sometimes the host city or country organizing itself.The exhibition structures of a Universal Exposition are normally and for most temporary, and are dismantled at the end event. This does not happen to the main facilities (convention centers, amphitheaters, theaters, halls of host countries, etc.) That are typically reused and converted. Sometimes several installation have been retained and become true symbols citizen or national:

Paris has the Eiffel Tower, built for the Exposition Universelle in Paris in 1889

Do you play any instrument?

Do you play any instrument?

This is the question that they feel address the candidates during the job interview to get into Manaly. This approach emphasizes that, again, the person is the center of interest and values ​​of the cooperative. The real involvement of the members and the motivation to work for a common project management theories that are in Manaly are always taken. The people who are doing well are happy to work and work better. This turns into a competitive advantage that has allowed us to retain customers and to take on projects of increasing complexity.

In the last few years have been inserted new professionals specializing in engineering, design and creativity. All have believed, again, the ability to reinvent the job. The vision of the future-oriented development through the development of people and respect for the environment. Are the central themes of contemporary life, rooted in the values ​​of Manaly, which mark the route and at the same time allow the flexibility of change.

From 2009 a new phase of major investment, technical and cultural, are accelerating growth. The cooperative has purchased the center for carpentry work and renewed at the same time the fleet; was adopted a new computer system desired by the members. He left the Environment Project, a path that will lead to significantly reduce the environmental impact that the processing and disposal of waste produced at the expense of the territory; s ono challenging actions in which all members believe.

Take away, bring forward, bring up.

Youth entrepreneurship: the choice of tax regime

Young entrepreneurs and professionals who want to start their own business should be well aware of the tax system more convenient for their own company.
There are in fact tax regimes specially designed for young people below a certain threshold of age or with low and average incomes.

The basic choice is between regime at the time of benefit for young entrepreneurs and mobile workers (former regime minima) and the system of new business initiatives and self-employment. What are the entry requirements and privileges provided?

Former system of minimum: how entrepreneurship in mobility

From 1 January 2012 (art.27 DL n. 98/2011) young entrepreneurs, the unemployed and workers in mobility undertaking a new business may opt for a favorable tax regime. The tax regime provides for substitute tax Income Tax to 5 percent. Non-applicability of the proceeds to withholding tax by the withholding agent. The subsidized regime is open to anyone who starts a business from scratch, from 31 December 2007 onwards provided in the previous year did not receive compensation in excess of 30,000 euro and did not appear to have employees or contractors (including the project), has carried out the supply to ‘export and has not paid profits to be associated with participation in the supply of labor only. In the last three years also must not have made purchases of capital goods in an amount exceeding 15,000 euro including through contracts and lease shall not have exercised artistic activity, professional or business, including associations or family. The activity in question does not have to be a continuation of a previous one. It must also be resident in Italy. The subsidized regime described above has a maximum duration of 5 years from the tax year of the asset or until the age of 35 years the proprietor of VAT. Once you close the game reduced VAT can not be reopened under the same conditions.
Regime for new business initiatives and self-employment

The alternative is the so-called “forfettino”, regulated by art. 13 of Law 388/2000. It is directed in favor of individuals who embark on a new business (even in the form of a family business) and self-employment. The substitute tax Income Tax and its additional regional and municipal is fixed at a rate of 10 percent. And ‘excluding the liability to withholding tax by the withholding agent, revenues and fees relating to the subject of the income tax relief regime. E ‘including free tutoring by a certified public accountant of the Inland Revenue for tax obligations. The owner of the VAT also entitled to a tax credit, up to a maximum of € 309.89, which corresponds to 40 percent of the purchase price of assets connected (computer, modem and printer) needed to connect with the information system of the Revenue Agency. With regard to the requirements and the duration difference compared to the previous one is that it does not go beyond three years.