The news of Italy entering into a recession for the third time in six years caused Italian stocks to fall more than 2%. Italy has the third-largest bond market in the world. It saw the risk premium on ...
Antonio Conte is ready to turn Italy back into a powerhouse. The former Juventus coach agreed a two-year contract Tuesday as Italy's national coach. He succeeds Cesare Prandelli, who resigned immediately after Italy's early elimination from the World Cup in Brazil. I am very convinced we can rise up again because Italy has to be among the top teams in the world,'' Conte said at a news conference.
Italy will release its regular autumn budget in October rather than September to allow it to use the European Union's most up-to-date accounting methods. The European Union unveiled in January a new system of calculating national accounts aimed at adapting to technological and economic changes which have taken place since the last procedure was written up in 1995. The Italian Treasury said late ...
The ancient olive groves of southern Italy, which provide much of the oil the country exports, are being destroyed by a deadly insect-borne bacterium that has already infected nearly half a million trees and for which there is no known cure.
Mody said Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi should call on the European Central Bank , led by Draghi, to orchestrate a coordinated depreciation of the euro and buttress exports from Italy and other European countries.
Italy intends to use a stockpile of weapons it seized during the bloody breakup of Yugoslavia two decades ago to help supply Iraq with machine guns and tank- destroying rockets to combat Islamic State militants.
Bolzano (Italy) (AFP) - In South Tyrol, Italy's German-speaking northern region, Teutonic efficiency meets Italian flair in a seemingly blissful union of lederhosen, "La Dolce Vita" and idyllic scenery. But for some, life is not so sweet.