Italy’s New Budget May Defy EU Rules

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi’s proposal of budget cuts can breach EU deficit rules according to economic analysts. Renzi hopes to introduce dramatic economic...
images

Italian Health Service Fraud – Police Crack Down

Police were searching a hospital in Rome last night after fresh claims of fraud in the Italian national health service. So far 10 people...

Italy’s Poor Wine Harvest Will Lose Out to France

Unusual weather during spring and summer had Italian wine producers the worst harvest in decades, allowing France to possibly overtake the competition. Italy is...

Italian EU Parliament Member Reveals Russian Sanction’s Potential Damage to Europe

According to European Parliament Member Fabrizio Bertot, originally from Italy, the Russian sanctions will affect Europe deeply despite assurances from the United States that...

Italy Blocking Sanctions Against Russia

Following its actions on Ukraine and Crimea, Russia faces sanction from the United Nations and the European Union. According to EU diplomats, Italy had...

Italy Fell by 0.1% in First Quarter of 2014

Despite the victory of Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on both the local and European elections, the economy had shrunk by 0.1% in the...

Italy’s Milan Expo Will Push Through Amidst Scandal

Italy’s 2015 Milan Expo will push through according to the government despite the scandals involving development and logistics. Renzi had intended The World Expo...

Financial Conduct Authority: PPI Claims Dwindling

According to Financial Conduct Authority Chief Executive Officer Martin Wheatley, mis sold PPI complaints against banks were reduced to 15% overall in the second...

Italy Furious at David Statue Holding a Sniper Rifle

The famous Michaelangelo sculpture, David, was depicted by an American commercial holding a sniper rifle. The commercial drew the ire of Italians. The Italian...

Italy Refugees Increased by 325% in 2013

According to Italian Interior Minister Filippo Bubico, more than 2,295 water vessels have landed on Italian shores in 2013. A total of 43,000 refugees,...