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  1. News - World - ITALY

    Italian government in crisis as PM Letta fights calls to go

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 05:44pm by Reuters

    ... with levels seen before its bonds were sucked into the euro zone debt crisis in 2011. However, the continual uncertainty has held back any radical effort to revive an economy struggling to emerge from ...

  2. News - World - ITALY

    Matteo Renzi, Italy's new prime minister, vows immediate reforms

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 06:09am by Reuters

    ... to control Italy's €2 trillion (HK$21 trillion) public debt, with the euro zone still scarred by memories of the crisis in 2011 which nearly broke the single currency apart. Padoan, a respected ...

  3. News - World - ITALY

    Italy’s former prime minister Berlusconi back in court for bribery in new trial

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 11:11am by Agence France-Presse in Naples

    ... that the euro was “a foreign currency” for Italians. In a phone-call to supporters this weekend, he got confused about where he was calling and joked that it must be the fault of “some left-wing secretary”. But after 20 years of “Berlusconism” and a two-year economic crisis, there are indications that the attention in Italy is shifting away from Berlusconi. The main political interest now ...

  4. Business - Economy - ITALY

    Moody's raises Italy's credit rating outlook to 'stable' from 'negative'

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 05:26am by Reuters

    ... to "stable" from "negative", the first signal of a possible change in sentiment towards the country's sovereign debt since the start of the euro zone crisis. The move comes as Italy ... much-needed structural reforms. In December, Moody's upgraded the outlook of Spain, which like Italy was hit hard by the sovereign debt crisis, to stable to reflect a rebalancing of its economy. ...

  5. News - World - ITALY

    Italian Prime Minister Letta resigns after 10 months in office

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 11:10pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rome Economic crisis was undoing as his Democratic Party withdrew its support for Italian government, opening the door for Matteo Renzi Letta resigns as PM after ... in which he struggled with a rampant economic crisis. The reform process [might] get a boost. The road ahead is not without bumps UNICREDIT BANK RESEARCH NOTE Napolitano said he would start talks ...

  6. News - World - ITALY

    Survivors of Costa Concordia shipwreck rally as trial begins

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 02:11am by AFP

    ... for the wreck. Five others- four crew members and Roberto Ferrarini, the head of Costa Crociere's crisis unit- have negotiated plea bargains of up to 34 months in prison. The judges and survivors ...

  7. News - World - ITALY

    Italian parliament debates Berlusconi expulsion

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 11:33am by Agence France-Presse in Rome

    ... crisis-hit Italians and a recent poll showed a centre-right coalition would get 24 per cent of the vote – two points ahead of the centre left. Berlusconi himself will not be allowed to take part ...

  8. News - World - ITALY

    Political crisis seen to turn Berlusconi into a powerbroker

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rome Berlusconi gains from political turmoil Guess who's back? The real winner as Italy's long political crisis comes to an end is none other than Silvio ... Letta, but there is no doubt among political observers that he will be a power behind the throne. "Berlusconi cannot hide his delight about how this crisis has turned out," said Stefano ...

  9. News - World - ITALY

    Italy to step up migrant boat patrols in hope of saving survivors from shipwreck

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 10:06am by Reuters in Rome

    ... to address the root causes of the crisis. Video: Italian navy releases video of migrant boat disaster rescue The deaths have set off a fierce political debate in Italy over tough rules intended ...

  10. News - World - ITALY

    Italy braced for market backlash after Silvio Berlusconi pulls plug on government

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Rome Rome braced for market backlash Italy's economy minister played down the risk that financial markets will punish Italy when they open today, after Silvio Berlusconi pulled his ministers out of the cabinet and provoked a crisis that has increased the risk of early elections. The centre-right leader's dramatic move effectively brought down the government ...




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