Italy’s constitutional court rejects League’s bid to change electoral law

By |januar 17th, 2020|5-Star Movement, electoral law, italian elections, Italy, Lega, Luigi Di Maio, Matteo Salvini, News, Partito Democratico|

Italy's Constitutional Court on Thursday (16 January) rejected a request by the hard-right League party to hold a referendum to introduce a first-past-the-post electoral system, triggering the ire of League chief Matteo Salvini and relief in government...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Italy’s constitutional court rejects League’s bid to change electoral law

Italy smashes mafia racket defrauding EU agriculture funds

By |januar 16th, 2020|CAP, EU funds, Italy, mafia, News|

Italian police arrested 94 people in pre-dawn raids on Wednesday (15 January) as part of an investigation into an alleged Mafia scam that defrauded European Union agriculture funds of millions of euros. Prosecutors said they believed the fraud was orch...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Italy smashes mafia racket defrauding EU agriculture funds

Four top EU countries hold emergency talks on Iran, Libya crisis

By |januar 7th, 2020|France, Germany, Iran, Italy, Josep Borrell, Libya, News, UK|

Foreign ministers of Britain, France, Germany and Italy held emergency talks on Iran and Lybia in Brussels on Tuesday (7 January), as the EU continued struggling to find a united response to the two escalating crises in its neighbourhood.

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Eurozone growth driven by services, weighed down by industry slump

By |januar 7th, 2020|China, Economy, Eurozone, France, Germany, Growth, Italy, Markit, News, private sector, Stagnation, Tertiary sector, US|

While the eurozone's private sector stagnated until December 2019, the manufacturing sector saw a prolonged slump. It is the services sector that continues to drive the Eurozone's growth. EURACTIV's partner La Tribune reports.

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Italy delays presentation of plan to sell Monte Paschi stake

By |december 30th, 2019|Italy, Monte dei Paschi, News|

Italy will delay to early 2020 the presentation of a plan to sell its stake in Monte dei Paschi di Siena, the Treasury said on Sunday (29 December), as the bank struggles to shed bad loans.

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Tensions over data privacy cast shadow over potential Greens-Five Star alliance

By |december 18th, 2019|Alexandra Geese, data protection, European Parliament, Facebook, Greens, Italy, News|

A leading Green MEP has hit out at Italy's 5 Star Movement (M5S) following the recent news that Facebook is investigating the party over potential data misuse, bringing further doubt to the possibility of the party joining forces with the Greens in the...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Tensions over data privacy cast shadow over potential Greens-Five Star alliance

Eurogroup fails to move forward on eurozone reform

By |december 5th, 2019|Banking union, Economic and Monetary union, ESM, Eurogroup, Italy, Klaus Regling, Mário Centeno, News, Paolo Gentiloni|

EU finance ministers failed to reach an agreement on Wednesday (4 December) on the reform of the EU's bailout fund and move to political discussions on the European Deposit Insurance Scheme ahead of the Euro summit next week.

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Ministers set to advance Eurozone reform amid political turmoil in Italy and Germany

By |december 4th, 2019|Banking union, BICC, EDIS, ESM, Eurogroup, eurozone budget, Germany, Italy, News|

EU ministers gather Wednesday (4 December) in a bid to chart progress on the Eurozone reform ahead of the EU Council summit next week. However, recent political developments in Rome and Berlin may hinder talks on the matter.

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Italy’s Conte rebukes opposition as debate over ESM reform heats up

By |december 3rd, 2019|bailout, ESM, Five Star Movement, Giuseppe Conte, Italy, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Piernicola Pedicini|

Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte called upon the right-wing opposition to act responsibly in talks over the reform of the eurozone bailout fund, the European Stability Mechanism (ESM).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Italy’s Conte rebukes opposition as debate over ESM reform heats up

Italy’s young farmers: networking for making revenues

By |november 21st, 2019|access to land, agricultural funds, Education, first settlement subsidy, Italy, News, VàZapp, women in agriculture, young farmers|

The number of young people entering the agriculture sector is increasing, but there are many problems to be addressed. Networking is a good way to overcome them. EURACTIV's partner Agronotizie reports.

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