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  1. News - World - ITALY

    Italy sells off 52 luxury state cars on eBay for HK$4m

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 02:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Rome

    ... Italy’s cash-strapped government has raised more than 370,000 euros (HK$4 million) by selling 52 luxury cars owned by the state through online auction site eBay, the prime minister’s office has said. On the first day of sales, Rome managed to sell executive vehicles worth 371,400 euros from the sale of “auto blu” cars, the name given to those owned by ministers and state officials. ...

  2. 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 ... Moody's said it had improved its outlook on the euro zone's third-largest economy on the back of Italy's financial resilience, its reduction in borrowing costs and the diminished risk ...

  3. News - World - ITALY

    Berlusconi’s latest political strategy: pet adoptions

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 07:42pm by Agence France-Presse in Rome

    ... on animal welfare, saying, “If we love them as we should, we will be very close to God.” The adoptions would save 260 million euros (HK$2.8 billion) a year on kennels, he added. “We need to find ...

  4. News - World - ITALY

    Italian government in crisis as PM Letta fights calls to go

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

    ... to resign has suddenly intensified this week. The latest bout of turmoil in Italy, the euro zone’s third-largest economy, has so far had little impact on financial markets, in contrast ... 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 ...

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    Rome spared bankruptcy by federal bailout

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 06:49pm by The Guardian in Rome

    ... The Guardian in Rome Matteo Renzi’s government’s last-minute cash injection comes after earlier deal to plug 816-million-euro budget shortfall was scrapped Decadent and in decline, its ... “remains the same”– around 500 million euro (HK$5.3 billion) – as had been envisaged under a previous decree ditched earlier in the week by the government. Nicknamed “Save Rome”, that decree had ...

  6. 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

    ... at the hearing and is not obliged to attend under Italian law. The 77-year-old is accused of giving 3 million euros (HK$32 million) in 2006 to Sergio De Gregorio, then a senator from the anti-corruption ... that he received two million euros in cash and one million euros for his political movement “Italians in the World”. Berlusconi’s lawyers Michele Cerabona and Niccolo Ghedini are expected to argue ...

  7. News - World - ITALY

    Italy’s anti-austerity vote provokes unease in Germany

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 01:03am by AFP

    ... biggest economy and effective paymaster, Merkel championed austerity measures in a bid to beat the euro-zone debt crisis that has driven the 17-nation bloc into recession. Italy’s election ... Germany’s management of the euro crisis would be harder, especially in an election year where politicians are wary of making blunders, and it will not help the country’s image in southern Europe, he ...

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    Grillo rejects Bersani's call for Italy coalition

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... is that a weak government will leave Europe's second-biggest debtor, after Greece, vulnerable to financial turmoil. "It appears that euro zone political uncertainty is back and investors should ...

  9. News - World - ITALY

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

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

    ... been as mayor of Florence, has sketched out ambitious plans for the euro zone's third-largest economy and said he aimed to stay in office until the end of the parliamentary term in four ... 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 ...

  10. News - World - ITALY

    Matteo Renzi vows to make Italy a 'country of opportunity' in speech to Senate in Rome

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 01:10pm by Agence France-Presse in Rome

    ... with its head Giorgio Merletti saying “a couple of quick sums show that there is 100 billion euros (HK$1.1 trillion) to find immediately”. The former mayor of Florence had been expected to win ...




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