Italian government

Latest stories

3h
Al-Ahram Weekly
Flexible diplomacythe Regeni file. Cairo remains concerned, however, that Rome has yet to dispat
Flexible diplomacy
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 hours ago
the Regeni file. Cairo remains concerned, however, that Rome has yet to dispatch a new ambassador to Egypt. In April the Italian government recalled its ambassador to Egypt for consultations over the Regeni case. Since then a new ambassador has... Read more
23h
The Irish Times
Five wishes for Irish children’s theatrein it. It is happening slowly, but I think people are starting to recognise the
Five wishes for Irish children’s theatre
The Irish Times / Posted 23 hours ago
in it. It is happening slowly, but I think people are starting to recognise the importance of arts for young people: the Italian government recently announced a €500 grant for all 18-year-olds to be spent on cultural activities. I don’t know if a... Read more
1d
The New Zealand Herald
Italy out of race for 2023 Rugby World Cuptheir hosting bid today. The decision was taken by the FIR and the Promoting C
Italy out of race for 2023 Rugby World Cup
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
their hosting bid today. The decision was taken by the FIR and the Promoting Committee following consultation with the Italian Government and the Italian Olympic Committee. The move to pull out comes a week after new Rome mayor Virginia Raggi... Read more
4 related stories
1d
International Business Times
Deutsche Bank hits 30-year low as market prepares for Berlin bailoutbreach European Union rules on state aid. But if faced with no other option an
Deutsche Bank hits 30-year low as market prepares for Berlin bailout
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
breach European Union rules on state aid. But if faced with no other option analysts expect Germany to intervene. The Italian government is currently exploring ways to help its ailing banking sector and it is thought that if Italy is allowed... Read more
53 related stories
1d
Fortune
Why Europe Is Cracking Down on Surveillance System Exportsexample was that of surveillance software firm Hacking Team, whose export licen
Why Europe Is Cracking Down on Surveillance System Exports
Fortune / Posted yesterday
example was that of surveillance software firm Hacking Team, whose export license was revoked earlier this year by the Italian government after its products were found to have been used in human rights abuses in places like Bahrain and... Read more
1d
Market Watch
Italy’s banks look to an unlikely savior: James Dimonhundreds of billions of euros of bad loans, and many of its smaller banks are o
Italy’s banks look to an unlikely savior: James Dimon
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
hundreds of billions of euros of bad loans, and many of its smaller banks are on their knees. Postcrisis rules curtail the Italian government’s ability to ride to the rescue with bailouts, leaving the job to the private sector. It appears to be... Read more
1d
Reuters
Renzi's reforms leave Italian economy and voters flatROME Prime Minister Matteo Renzi logs the progress of Italian government projec
Renzi's reforms leave Italian economy and voters flat
Reuters / Posted yesterday
ROME Prime Minister Matteo Renzi logs the progress of Italian government projects on big sheets of paper, keeping track of everything from work on a long-delayed motorway to simplifying the notoriously complex tax code. "My priority is achieving... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
The Lost Children At Rome's Termini Stationhad happened. Migrant minors who enter Italy are supposed to be taken in by "C
The Lost Children At Rome's Termini Station
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
had happened. Migrant minors who enter Italy are supposed to be taken in by "Case Famiglie", foster homes sponsored by the Italian government. There, they would receive meals and a place to sleep, education and integration programmes made available... Read more
1d
Zero Hedge
The Italian Referendum: What You Need To Knowsystem. This double impact arguably increases the importance of the Italian ref
The Italian Referendum: What You Need To Know
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
system. This double impact arguably increases the importance of the Italian referendum for the outlook. Implications for Italian government bonds The associated implications of a 'No' vote continue to present a risk to Italian bond spreads. Our... Read more
1d
Namibia Economist
Why is Italy’s constitutional referendum important?THE Italian government has announced that a much-anticipated referendum on cons
Why is Italy’s constitutional referendum important?
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
THE Italian government has announced that a much-anticipated referendum on constitutional reform is to be held on December 4th. The outcome will be crucial for the prime minister, Matteo Renzi (pictured), who said earlier this year he would resign if... Read more
2d
express
Britain 'could take 20,000 migrants from Italy' as packed migrant centres face closureMP smuggles African migrant into the country by hiding him i... Migrant who fl
Britain 'could take 20,000 migrants from Italy' as packed migrant centres face closure
express / Posted 2 days ago
MP smuggles African migrant into the country by hiding him i... Migrant who fled war zone BEGS to be moved out of Swansea Italian government ministers warned months ago the number of migrants entering the country was becoming “unmanageable” as... Read more
2d
KERA North Texas
Italy's 'Cultural Allowance' For Teens Aims To Educate, Counter Extremismhe can. The program doesn't distinguish between pop culture and highbrow cultur
Italy's 'Cultural Allowance' For Teens Aims To Educate, Counter Extremism
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
he can. The program doesn't distinguish between pop culture and highbrow culture. Combating Extremism But the Italian government is hoping the program will educate kids born in Italy as well as integrate a growing population of foreign... Read more
2d
KPBS San Diego
Italy's 'Cultural Allowance' For Teens Aims To Educate, Counter Extremismhe can. The program doesn't distinguish between pop culture and highbrow cultur
Italy's 'Cultural Allowance' For Teens Aims To Educate, Counter Extremism
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
he can. The program doesn't distinguish between pop culture and highbrow culture. Combating Extremism But the Italian government is hoping the program will educate kids born in Italy as well as integrate a growing population of foreign... Read more
2d
Reuters UK Edition
Stage set for Italy's high-stakes referendumreports. It's a recipe, says its critics, for uncertainty. But one thing is no
Stage set for Italy's high-stakes referendum
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
reports. It's a recipe, says its critics, for uncertainty. But one thing is now certain: the date. (SOUNDBITE) (Italian) ITALIAN GOVERNMENT UNDERSECRETARY, CLAUDIO DE VINCENTI, SAYING: ''Good evening everyone. The Council of Ministers has today... Read more
2d
FOX Business
Stocks Little Changed After First Debate, Oil SlidesThe Wall Street Journal reported the Justice Department is investigating the le
Stocks Little Changed After First Debate, Oil Slides
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
The Wall Street Journal reported the Justice Department is investigating the lender, while Italian banks weakened after the Italian government announced the date for a national referendum on key constitutional changes. "With one of the continent's... Read more
14 related stories
2d
FOX Business
Stocks Little Changed After First Debate, Oil SlidesThe Wall Street Journal reported the Justice Department is investigating the le
Stocks Little Changed After First Debate, Oil Slides
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
The Wall Street Journal reported the Justice Department is investigating the lender, while Italian banks weakened after the Italian government announced the date for a national referendum on key constitutional changes. "With one of the continent's... Read more
14 related stories
3d
Channel NewsAsia
Italy to hold referendum on constitutional reform on December 4 - governmentRenzi's flagship constitutional reform will be held on Dec. 4, a government off
Italy to hold referendum on constitutional reform on December 4 - government
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
Renzi's flagship constitutional reform will be held on Dec. 4, a government official said on Monday, with the fate of the Italian government likely to hinge on the outcome. Renzi says the reform will bring much-needed political stability to Italy... Read more
3 related stories
3d
Channel NewsAsia
Italy referendum on constitutional reform set for Dec 4ROME: The Italian government on Monday (Sep 26) set the date of Dec 4 for a ref
Italy referendum on constitutional reform set for Dec 4
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
ROME: The Italian government on Monday (Sep 26) set the date of Dec 4 for a referendum on constitutional reform that analysts say may determine Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's political fate. The proposed reforms - deemed the most important in Italy... Read more
3d
Reuters
Italy to hold referendum on constitutional reform on Dec 4: governmentRenzi's flagship constitutional reform will be held on Dec. 4, a government off
Italy to hold referendum on constitutional reform on Dec 4: government
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Renzi's flagship constitutional reform will be held on Dec. 4, a government official said on Monday, with the fate of the Italian government likely to hinge on the outcome. Renzi says the reform will bring much-needed political stability to Italy... Read more
3 related stories
3d
Channel NewsAsia
Italy to hold referendum on constitutional reform on Dec 4 - governmentRenzi's flagship constitutional reform will be held on Dec. 4, a government off
Italy to hold referendum on constitutional reform on Dec 4 - government
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
Renzi's flagship constitutional reform will be held on Dec. 4, a government official said on Monday, with the fate of the Italian government likely to hinge on the outcome. Renzi says the reform will bring much-needed political stability to Italy... Read more
3 related stories
4d
The Age
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveriesbeam if you're looking at a pretty painting than an ugly one. The 2014 Ig Nobel
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveries
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
beam if you're looking at a pretty painting than an ugly one. The 2014 Ig Nobel Prize trophy. Photo: AP ECONOMICS: The Italian government won for including revenue from prostitution, drug and other illegal activities when calculating national... Read more
2 related stories
4d
Canberra Times
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveriesbeam if you're looking at a pretty painting than an ugly one. The 2014 Ig Nobel
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveries
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
beam if you're looking at a pretty painting than an ugly one. The 2014 Ig Nobel Prize trophy. Photo: AP ECONOMICS: The Italian government won for including revenue from prostitution, drug and other illegal activities when calculating national... Read more
2 related stories
5d
Sydney Morning Herald
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveriesbeam if you're looking at a pretty painting than an ugly one. The 2014 Ig Nobel
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveries
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
beam if you're looking at a pretty painting than an ugly one. The 2014 Ig Nobel Prize trophy. Photo: AP ECONOMICS: The Italian government won for including revenue from prostitution, drug and other illegal activities when calculating national... Read more
2 related stories
6d
International Business Times
It's clear which race the Italian Government wants to procreatesuch as "Beauty knows no age. Fertility does" and "Reproducing is the best way
It's clear which race the Italian Government wants to procreate
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
such as "Beauty knows no age. Fertility does" and "Reproducing is the best way for young couples to be creative". The Italian government and Lorenzin were roundly mocked for the sexist and ageist campaign, which was reminiscent of the fascist... Read more
2 related stories
8d
The Washington Times
Virginia Raggi, mayor of Rome, all but vetoes city’s bid for 2024 Olympic Gamesquoted Ms. Raggi from a Sept. 21 news conference. “These Olympics are not susta
Virginia Raggi, mayor of Rome, all but vetoes city’s bid for 2024 Olympic Games
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
quoted Ms. Raggi from a Sept. 21 news conference. “These Olympics are not sustainable. They will only bring debts.” The Italian government supports the capital city’s bid, but the 38-year-old recently elected mayor’s refusal to lend support... Read more
58 related stories
8d
EuroNews
Italy's baby blues not just a question of fertility(CiaoLapo) September 21, 2016 The manner of the campaign and the promotional i
Italy's baby blues not just a question of fertility
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
(CiaoLapo) September 21, 2016 The manner of the campaign and the promotional images used has raised concerns that the Italian government sees women as baby making machines. There is no doubt that Italy’s low birth rate and aging population... Read more
8d
Daily Mail
Rome mayor Virginia Raggi sinks her city's 2024 Olympic hopesunder huge debts and piles of cement. 'These Olympics are not sustainable. The
Rome mayor Virginia Raggi sinks her city's 2024 Olympic hopes
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
under huge debts and piles of cement. 'These Olympics are not sustainable. They will only bring debts,' she added. The Italian government supports the bid, but needs the backing of the city council to press ahead. The Rome mayor also... Read more
58 related stories
8d
Breitbart
As Immigrants Flood Italy, More and More Italians Emigrate Out“accommodation spaces” for migrants, which are radically insufficient to lodge
As Immigrants Flood Italy, More and More Italians Emigrate Out
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
“accommodation spaces” for migrants, which are radically insufficient to lodge the actual number of persons arriving. The Italian government has also established a “Baby Bonus” for long-term foreign residents, and families with children born or... Read more
8d
Aljazeera
What do you do when you're born into the Italian Mafia?politics and the church were colluding with the mafia. Peppino was killed in 19
What do you do when you're born into the Italian Mafia?
Aljazeera / Posted 8 days ago
politics and the church were colluding with the mafia. Peppino was killed in 1978 by the men of boss Badalamenti, but the Italian government only condemned the boss for his murder in 2002. My mother and I finally found peace, but it took 24... Read more
8d
AllAfrica.com
State Secretary for Cooperation Condoles With Italian Government— The State Secretary for Cooperation of Foreign Affairs Ministry Ângela Bragan
State Secretary for Cooperation Condoles With Italian Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
— The State Secretary for Cooperation of Foreign Affairs Ministry Ângela Bragança Tuesday in Luanda condoled with the Italian government over the death of former president of the European country, Carlo Azeglio Ciampi, happened Friday in... Read more
9d
Zero Hedge
Are You Ready For The Next Recession?not prevent the dud nature of bad credits to finally emerge or sudden fear of t
Are You Ready For The Next Recession?
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
not prevent the dud nature of bad credits to finally emerge or sudden fear of these to cause a shudder in market prices. Italian government bonds, whose 10-year yield is now (mid-September) barely 1.30 and significantly below T-bond yields could... Read more
9d
EuroNews
Ryanair says Greek government ignored attempts to negotiate reduced airport taxes40 euros – the amount for Athens airport – made no sense. By contrast Ryanair
Ryanair says Greek government ignored attempts to negotiate reduced airport taxes
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
40 euros – the amount for Athens airport – made no sense. By contrast Ryanair said after it recently petitioned Rome, the Italian government dropped a planned increase in airport departure taxes and as a consequence the airline will base more... Read more
9d
The Christian Post
How Michelangelo's 'David' Is Just Like Usengineering feat, but there are a couple of problems. The first is bureaucratic
How Michelangelo's 'David' Is Just Like Us
The Christian Post / Posted 9 days ago
engineering feat, but there are a couple of problems. The first is bureaucratic inertia and confusion on the part of the Italian government. And the second: earthquakes. If Florence gets hit by one, it could be "Arrivederci, David." So here we... Read more
9d
The Hollywood Reporter
Italy Unveils Monthly 2 Euro Cinema Day to Boost Theater Attendancein part to local hits. So far this year, nothing has come close to comedian Che
Italy Unveils Monthly 2 Euro Cinema Day to Boost Theater Attendance
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
in part to local hits. So far this year, nothing has come close to comedian Checco Zalone's Quo Vado?, which pokes fun at Italian government positions and the attitude toward labor in the country. It smashed box-office records in its New Year's... Read more
10d
AllAfrica.com
The Surviving Nobleman - Prince Mengesha SeyoumGenerals," he added. He gave us three story building. That was where we were l
The Surviving Nobleman - Prince Mengesha Seyoum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Generals," he added. He gave us three story building. That was where we were living. At that time we were hosted by the Italian government. We had a supply coming daily with small truck. Zeray Derese was representative of the Ethiopian Foreign... Read more
11d
NBC News
Who are the Russian-backed hackers attacking the U.S. political system?when he was one himself. Having since crossed to the other side, Maccaglia's jo
Who are the Russian-backed hackers attacking the U.S. political system?
NBC News / Posted 11 days ago
when he was one himself. Having since crossed to the other side, Maccaglia's job now is to investigate — sometimes for the Italian government — the Russian hackers' cyber-attacks. Maccaglia, who is now an advisory consultant for the network... Read more
13d
New Kerala
US pays $1.3mn to family of Italian hostage killed by drone strike - newkerala.com #119861the anniversary of Lo Porto's death, his family complained that both Rome and W
US pays $1.3mn to family of Italian hostage killed by drone strike - newkerala.com #119861
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
the anniversary of Lo Porto's death, his family complained that both Rome and Washington had forgotten about them. No Italian government officials showed up for Lo Porto's funeral, his brother Daniele told The Guardian. Following the payment,... Read more
8 related stories
13d
Tax-News.com
Padoan Details Italian Tax Reform Plansin IRPEF tax burdens, which is still programmed for 2018, would be possible in
Padoan Details Italian Tax Reform Plans
Tax-News.com / Posted 13 days ago
in IRPEF tax burdens, which is still programmed for 2018, would be possible in 2017. He did, however, emphasize that the Italian Government would "continue to reduce tax burdens, … which have begun to decrease, but have to fall further." He also... Read more
13d
Times of Malta
Former Italian President Ciampi passes awayCiampi, who played a key role in guiding the country into the European single c
Former Italian President Ciampi passes away
Times of Malta / Posted 13 days ago
Ciampi, who played a key role in guiding the country into the European single currency, has died at the age of 95, the Italian government said today. Prime Minister Matteo Renzi praised Ciampi as a man who had worked tirelessly for Italy and... Read more
10 related stories
14d
Reuters
City of London should not suffer from Brexit: UK's Johnsondrinkers of Italian wine in Europe. No one would want to see any tariffs on Ita
City of London should not suffer from Brexit: UK's Johnson
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
drinkers of Italian wine in Europe. No one would want to see any tariffs on Italian wine any more, I think, than the Italian government would want to see any detriment to the interests of the City of London," he said. Britons voted in a June... Read more
14d
express
Italy referendum explained: Could the referendum result tear the EU apart?by bad loans, with two institutions losing a third of their value on the stock
Italy referendum explained: Could the referendum result tear the EU apart?
express / Posted 14 days ago
by bad loans, with two institutions losing a third of their value on the stock market.When is the Italy referendum? The Italian government will meet on September 26 to decide the date of the referendum. Previously, Mr Renzi had said the vote... Read more
2 related stories
15d
The Age
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen quickly, but it was the opposite." The Italian government eventually came to the party with a 65 per cent contribution of a budget of €950,000. "That's what they... Read more
11 related stories
15d
Northern Daily Leader
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen quickly, but it was the opposite." The Italian government eventually came to the party with a 65 per cent contribution of a budget of €950,000. "That's what they... Read more
11 related stories
15d
The Young Witness
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business
The Young Witness / Posted 15 days ago
– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen quickly, but it was the opposite." The Italian government eventually came to the party with a 65 per cent contribution of a budget of €950,000. "That's what they... Read more
11 related stories
15d
Western Advocate
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen quickly, but it was the opposite." The Italian government eventually came to the party with a 65 per cent contribution of a budget of €950,000. "That's what they... Read more
11 related stories
15d
Kiama Independent
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 days ago
– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen quickly, but it was the opposite." The Italian government eventually came to the party with a 65 per cent contribution of a budget of €950,000. "That's what they... Read more
11 related stories
15d
Manning River Times
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business
Manning River Times / Posted 15 days ago
– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen quickly, but it was the opposite." The Italian government eventually came to the party with a 65 per cent contribution of a budget of €950,000. "That's what they... Read more
11 related stories
15d
Goondiwindi Argus
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 15 days ago
– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen quickly, but it was the opposite." The Italian government eventually came to the party with a 65 per cent contribution of a budget of €950,000. "That's what they... Read more
11 related stories
15d
The North West Star
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business
The North West Star / Posted 15 days ago
– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen quickly, but it was the opposite." The Italian government eventually came to the party with a 65 per cent contribution of a budget of €950,000. "That's what they... Read more
11 related stories
15d
Daily Liberal
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen
The Space Between director Ruth Borgobello makes a meal of the movie business
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
– we'd sold everything and went over there thinking it was all going to happen quickly, but it was the opposite." The Italian government eventually came to the party with a 65 per cent contribution of a budget of €950,000. "That's what they... Read more
11 related stories
More

People in this news