Italy’s upper house of parliament approved on Tuesday a request by Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte to extend until Oct. 15 a state of emergency, expanding … Read more
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Tuesday the European Union must provide a strong response to the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, … Read more
Italy is considering fiscal measures to spur investments in the auto and tourism industries, two of the sectors that have been hardest hit by the … Read more
Italy’s prime minister has told the BBC that the European Union risks failing as a project in the coronavirus crisis.
Giuseppe Conte says the EU … Read more
News of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson being admitted to an intensive care unit drew messages of support from leaders across the world Monday.
The … Read more
The Civil Protection Department said Tuesday that 77,635 people are currently infected with the coronavirus in Italy, a rise of 2,107 on Monday.
That is … Read more
Premier Giuseppe Conte said Wednesday the government had earmarked 25 billion euros for the coronavirus emergency. The new sum comes on top of an initial … Read more
Premier Giuseppe Conte said Tuesday that limitations on Italians’ movements by foreign states would be “unacceptable” amid the coronavirus emergency. “It would be unfair for … Read more
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said Wednesday “Italy has been focused some time on making sure the (Libyan) crisis is heading for a political solution, … Read more
Bloomberg reports that an Italian attempt to broker an unscheduled meeting between Libya’s two warring leaders collapsed, when United Nations-backed Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj … Read more
An investigation by Italy’s transport ministry into the deadly collapse of a bridge operated by Atlantia has shown “serious and unforgivable acts of negligence”, Prime … Read more
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he plans to remain in politics when his term at the helm of government ends, saying he “can’t see … Read more
Italy’s prime minister Giuseppe Conte has warned that Russia and Turkey, and not Europe, are setting the agenda in their involvement in Libya’s conflict.
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Italy’s prime minister Giuseppe Conte, sought to distance himself from revelations that a Vatican-backed fund, now at the centre of an investigation into suspicious financial … Read more
The Financial Times reports that a Vatican-backed investment fund at the centre of a financial corruption investigation was behind a group of investors that hired … Read more
Handout photos made available by the Prime Minister’s Press Office shows Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte as he arrives to celebrate Saint Francis, patron of … Read more
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has hailed the agreement Interior Minister Luciana Lamorgese reached in Malta with other EU countries on Monday on sharing the … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte called Wednesday for the EU to introduce a new automatic system to distribute migrants across … Read more
Premier Giuseppe Conte said Wednesday that EU member States which refuse to share the burden of the arrival of migrants should face financial penalties.
“Those … Read more
Prime Minister-designate Giuseppe Conte is poised to form Italy’s next government after supporters of the Five Star Movement, one of the two main parties set … Read more
The leader of Italy’s Democratic Party (PD) said on Sunday his team was working hard to form a new coalition government with once bitter adversaries … Read more
A summit between the PD and Movimento Cinque Stelle and designate Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte is underway with the aim to iron our differences that … Read more
Include our points in new government programme or let’s go for elections – Di Maio’s ultimatum to Conte
Anti-establishment 5-Star Movement (M5S) leader Luigi Di Maio laid down an apparent ultimatum on enforcing the M5S programme after government-formation consultations with premier-designate Giuseppe Conte … Read more
The centre-left Democratic Party (PD) has agreed to enter into a coalition government with the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement (M5S) which would be led by the … Read more
Talks between Italy’s anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the centre-left Democratic Party (PD) to form a new government have hit a stumbling block over the PD’s … Read more
Italian President Sergio Mattarella begins two days of talks with parties on Wednesday to seek a way out of a political crisis that will lead … Read more
The Senate on Tuesday voted down a League motion for its no confidence motion in Premier Giuseppe Conte to be voted on Wednesday, with the … Read more
Italy’s political leaders will meet in Rome today to discuss a date for a no-confidence vote in the government.
The right-wing Northern League governs the … Read more
The League presented a motion of no confidence in Premier Giuseppe Conte in the Senate on Friday after the party’s leader, Deputy Premier and Interior … Read more
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said that the leader of the ruling League party, Matteo Salvini, must explain to Italians why he wants to bring … Read more
The leader of Italy’s ruling League party, Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, said on Thursday the governing coalition had broken down and the only way … Read more
Ursula von der Leyen said Friday that she wants to “propose a new pact for migration and asylum” as she meet Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte … Read more
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte threatened to step down if the ruling League and 5Star Movement don’t stop bickering.
At a news conference in Rome … Read more
The Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he had agreed with the Russian President Vladimir Putin and the Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi to reject
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte revealed he had assured China’s Huawei Technologies that it would not face discrimination in the roll-out of Italy’s 5G telecoms … Read more
The Italian Interior Ministry issued a directive aimed at dealing with terrorists possibly escaping and arriving from war torn Libya.
The Ministry warned that hundreds … Read more
Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj in an interview with Italian daily Corriere della Sera warned that 800,000 migrants and Libyans could ‘invade’ Italy from conflict-torn … Read more