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In Italy, youth unemployment hovers around 35 percent

Dec 19, 2013
Italy is out of recession now, but business leaders there say the recovery will be slow and tough.
Posted In: italy, youth unemployment

Better economic outlook for Italy after Prime Minister wins confidence vote

Oct 2, 2013
Current Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta survived a confidence vote by a wide margin on Wednesday.
Posted In: italy, enrico letta, Silvio Berlusconi, Eurozone

You think the U.S. government is a mess? Check out Italy

Oct 1, 2013
The Italian government is in turmoil again, and that could damage the fragile European recovery.
Posted In: italy, Berlusconi, Silvio Berlusconi, government shutdown 2013

Is Italy headed for a Greece-style bailout?

Jun 25, 2013
Italy might need a bailout within six months. So warns Italy's second largest bank, MedioBanca, according to Britain's Daily Telegraph.
Posted In: italy, Europe, Europe debt crisis, bailout

What's up, Europe? In Italy, a new government

Apr 29, 2013
Italians have a new government but can one man reverse the country's financial decline?
Posted In: italy, enrico letta

New Italy prime minister to move away from austerity

Apr 25, 2013
Enrico Letta, of the center-left Democratic Party, has announced that he intends to fight the move towards austerity in Europe, and investors applauded.
Posted In: italy, austerity, enrico letta

Chinese refashion Italy's textile industry

Apr 22, 2013
Chinese manufacturers have moved to Italy and set up garment factories. They excel at making garments fast and cheaply, but some Italian manufacturers are unhappy with their presence.
Posted In: italy, fashion, China

Italy's electoral circus continues, markets unfazed

Apr 9, 2013
No government emerges a month after Italy's last elections, markets seems to approve.
Posted In: Silvio Berlusconi, Beppe Grillo, italy, Pier Luigi Bersani

Unemployment claims drop to five-year low

Mar 7, 2013
The Dow is still in record territory in early trading this morning. The surge comes on the heels of strong jobs data from the Labor Department, which show applications for unemployment benefits have fallen to a five-year low.
Posted In: unemployment benefits, Unemployment, italy

In defense of clowns

Mar 5, 2013
Germany's Circus Roncalli responds when the leader of the German opposition calls the frontrunners in the Italian election "clowns."
Posted In: Beppe Grillo, italy

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