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  1. 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

    ... Minister Matteo Renzi called for a “radical and immediate change” in recession-hit Italy as he outlined his new government’s programme before winning a vote of confidence in the Senate early ... Italy would become a “country of opportunity” and later won the vote of confidence, with 169 votes in favour and 139 against, according to Senate speaker Pietro Grasso. “If we lose ...

  2. Business - Economy - ITALY ECONOMY

    Renzi’s mission: nurse Italy back to health

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 11:50am by NICHOLAS SPIRO

    ... Nicholas Spiro Italy's incoming prime minister has set an ambitious agenda to nurse the 'sick man of Europe' back to health but massive challenges await him A dose of Renzinomics Italy has been the "sick man of Europe" for some time. Matteo Renzi might just be able to restore it to health- but the remedy will not be delivered easily. There's a huge ...

  3. News - World - ITALY

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

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

    ... Reuters in Rome Italy's youngest PM promises to stay the courseand acts quickly to appoint cabinet of low-profile ministers and formulate economic plans Renzi moves fast to kick-start ... the lower house on Tuesday. In his 16-strong cabinet, half of the new ministers are women and- with an average age of 47.8 years- it is the youngest government in Italy's history. Renzi ...

  4. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    Italy confident of avoiding wooden spoon against Scotland

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 10:48am by Associated Press

    ... Associated Press in Rome Momentum and home advantage with the Azzurri Nobody likes Scotland as much as Italy do. The Scots are the team Italy beat most often in Six Nations rugby – six ... of the wooden spoon. Italy haven’t finished last since 2011, and Scotland not since 2012. Momentum, in addition to home advantage, is with Italy. The Azzurri have showed more of an all-round game ...

  5. Business - Economy - ITALY

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

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

    ... Reuters in Milan Moody's raises Italy's credit outlook to 'stable' Ratings agency Moody's has raised its outlook on Italy's credit rating 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 ...

  6. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    Scotland change three in pack for clash against Italy

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 12:24am by AP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Edinburgh Scotland changed three forwards and retained the same backline for the Six Nations rugby match against Italy in Rome on Saturday. Hooker Scott Lawson, ... “Italy are formidable opponents, especially in Rome, and Scotland’s matches against them in recent years have been a real arm wrestle. “We’re all hurting at the results of the first two games ...

  7. News - World - ITALY

    Matteo Renzi pledges jobs as he prepares to lead Italy

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 09:18pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rome Renzi pledges to tackle high unemployment and poor economic growth Renzi jobs pledge as he prepares to lead Italy Italy’s Matteo Renzi was nominated ... of such a team is no easy task”, political watcher Federico Geremicca said in La Stampa. The web-savvy Renzi – who would be Italy’s youngest-ever prime minister – has no previous experience in national ...

  8. News - World - FRANCE: ANALYSIS

    Shadow of Angela Merkel looms over Francois Hollande’s cabinet reshuffle

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 09:09pm by GDN

    ... was strangling France and Italy. It was clear he was demanding that Hollande stand up more forcefully to the German chancellor, comparing the president unfavourably with Charles De Gaulle and Margaret ... austerity as the German-scripted answer to Europe's travails, and trying to maintain the Franco-German relationship while concocting a Club Med pact against Berlin with Spain and Italy ...

  9. 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

    ... political party in 2006 Italy’s former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi faces his latest trial starting on Tuesday in Naples for allegedly bribing a senator to join his party’s ranks, even as he ... Italy of Values party, to join his People of Freedom party and help undermine the centre-left government in power at the time. A former Berlusconi aide, Valter Lavitola, is also on trial ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - SANCTIONS

    Eight-game Fifa ban for former Greece coach Fernando Santos

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 12:43am by AP

    ... said its disciplinary committee also suspended Italy medical official Aldo Esposito for six matches. Esposito was sent from the dugout for unsporting conduct during Italy's 1-0 loss against Uruguay. That group-stage match was made infamous by Luis Suarez biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini. In a round-up of World Cup disciplinary cases yesterday, Fifa noted that Suarez ...




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