Italy PM presses on with much-maligned economic pow-wow
EU leaders are set to join Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Saturday for talks on jumpstarting the nation's economy, but opposition figures shunned the hastily organised -- and roundly criticised -- initiative.
Italian PM wants 'more guarantees' before Serie A return
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Saturday said he needs "more guarantees" before the green light can finally be given for the resumption of Serie A after a two-month...
Conte apologises to Italians as lockdown nears end
Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte apologised to Italians on Friday for their economic hardships and promised a brighter future once the lockdown lifts. Italy will begin to emerge from the world's longest coronavirus shutdown on Monday and see whether two months
Italy faces record recession as pandemic bites
The Italian government on Thursday announced a slew of new measures to save its struggling economy amid fears the coronavirus pandemic could force a contraction of more than 10 percent of gross domestic product this year.
Italy's Conte vows to reopen schools in September
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said Sunday that schools will only reopen in September but many businesses will resume as early as next week as the country emerges from a near-total coronavirus shutdown.
Italian PM to announce reopening plan
Italy's Prime Minister said on Tuesday that by the weekend he would detail the steps the country will take to gradually loosen restrictions, reopen the economy and emerge from the coronavirus crisis.
Italian PM tells EU to 'show more ambition, unity, courage'
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Friday extended his feud about coronavirus money with EU Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen in the pages of a Roman newspaper.