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  1. FILE PHOTO: 5-Star Movement leader Luigi Di Maio talks during a news conference, the day after Ital

    Italy cracks down on temporary work, firms that move abroad

    Italy's new government will limit temporary job contracts and penalise firms that move production offshore in its first big economic legislation, ...
  2. Italy's Prime Minister-designate Giuseppe Conte speaks to the media after a meeting with the I

    Italy's president calls in former IMF official amid political turmoil

    Italy's president is expected to ask a former International Monetary Fund official on Monday to head a stopgap government amidst political and ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Democratic Party's (PD) Renzi waves during the final rally ahead of the March 4 el

    Fear and loathing hamper hopes of government deal in Italy

    Deep-rooted hostility built up over years must be overcome if the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the centre-left Democratic Party (PD) are ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Anti-establishment 5-Star Movement Luigi Di Maio looks on during a news conference at t

    Italy's divided PD sets showdown over talks with 5-Star

    The top brass of Italy's centre-left Democratic Party (PD) will meet on May 3 to discuss whether to enter into talks with the anti-establishment ...
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    Italian left mulls Five Star deal to end deadlock

    Senior members of Italy's vanquished Democratic Party on Tuesday (Mar 6) were defying outgoing leader Matteo Renzi and eyeing a possible deal with ...
  6. Matteo Renzi May 1

    Italy's former PM Renzi re-elected head of ruling Democratic Party

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    ECB surprises markets with bond buying slowdown

    The European Central Bank on Thursday extended its mass bond-buying programme to underpin a eurozone economy rattled by political uncertainties, ...
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    European stocks on a roll ahead of ECB meeting

    European equities pushed higher on Wednesday as traders brimmed with confidence ahead of key meetings by European and US central bankers and as ...
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    Paris at year's high as European stocks extend gains

    European markets pushed higher on Tuesday as Paris stocks reached the year's highest level and Italian banks surged, while oil prices weighed on ...
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    Merkel launches election bid with tough line on immigration

    Chancellor Angela Merkel Tuesday (Dec 7) lashed populists seeking to exploit Germany's refugee influx, but set down a tough line on integration - ...