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  1. News - World - EUROPE

    Italy seeks a revolution as it takes the reins of European Union

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 12:43am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rome Matteo Renzi demands bloc promotes growth, warning Europe is at crossroads and needs to win back people tired of economic decline Italy seeks New startAs it takes E.U. reins As Italy prepares to take over the European Union presidency tomorrow, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has called for a fresh start, insisting growth is essential to quelling ...

  2. News - World - EUROPE

    Italy's centre-left coalition leads Berlusconi camp in key elections

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... deadlock in Italy Italy's crucial elections appeared to be heading towards political gridlock, initial results showed, with the centre-left forces of Pier Luigi Bersani closing in on victory ... Italy's electoral laws guarantee a strong majority in the lower house to the party or coalition that wins the biggest share of the national vote. However the Senate, elected on a region-by-region ...

  3. News - World - EUROPE

    'Big beast' gatekeepers key feature of Juncker's European Commission

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 09:09pm by Reuters

    ... to streamline the commission's work. Of the seven vice-presidents, three are women, including 41-year-old Federica Mogherini of Italy, who was chosen directly by EU leaders as foreign affairs ...

  4. News - World - EUROPE

    David Cameron lauds reform stance of new EU chief Donald Tusk

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:44am by Reuters

    ... Italy's 41-year-old Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini to run the bloc's foreign relations, replacing Catherine Ashton. Mogherini has been hailed by her supporters as a new, younger face ...

  5. News - World - EUROPE

    Eurosceptics on a roll as British, Dutch voters kick off European Union elections

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 04:01pm

    ... bureaucracy. When the results are announced n Sunday, eurosceptic parties may top the polls in Britain, France, Italy and the Netherlands. The anti-immigration and anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) ...

  6. News - World - EUROPE

    Anti-EU populist Geert Wilders suffers setback, exit poll shows

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 09:11pm by Reuters

    ... with President Francois Hollande's Socialists a distant third. Other countries where Eurosceptics are expected to do well include Italy, Austria and Denmark. Additional reporting by Bloomberg ...

  7. News - World - EUROPE

    Far right and hard left the big winners in European Parliament elections

    Posted May 26th 2014, 02:29pm by Reuters

    ... with the largest number of seats, and Italy, the pro-European centre ground held firm. In a vote that raised more doubts about Britain’s long-term future in the EU, Nigel Farage’s UK Independence Party, ... with Brussels. “I don’t just want Britain to leave the European Union, I want Europe to leave the European Union.” In Italy, pro-European Prime Minister Matteo Renzi’s centre-left Democratic Party ...

  8. Property - International - EUROPE

    Real estate bosses target recovering markets in southern Europe

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Allianz, private equity firms and sovereign wealth funds are seeking deals in Spain and Italy as the economic prospects for the countries improve and the likelihood of a euro currency break-up ... Axa Real Estate, which has €45 billion of assets under management, agreed to buy an office park in Milan last month, its first commercial property transaction in Italy since 2008. Before ...

  9. News - World - EUROPE

    Millions across Europe strike to protest spending cuts

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Madrid and Lisbon

    ... clashed in Spain and Italy yesterday as millions of workers went on strike across Europe to protest spending cuts they say have made the economic crisis worse. Hundreds of flights were cancelled, car factories and ports were at a standstill and trains barely ran in Spain and Portugal where unions held their first ever co-ordinated general strike. They were backed by walkouts in Italy ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - EUROPE

    Bayern Munich title feat reflects dominance of Europe's top teams

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the Spanish title holders. In Italy, Juventus hold a commanding 12-point lead over Napoli, although they are the defending champions and started the season as favourites, and their chasers have a game ... with Dortmund losing Kagawa to United, while Bayern added Brazil centre-back Dante, Spanish midfielder Javier Martinez and Croatian forward Mario Manszukic. In Italy, there is a similarly gaping ...




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