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Pressure mounts in Italy to dissolve neo-fascist group after riots

ROME, Oct 11 (Reuters) – Italy’s government was under growing pressure on Monday to dissolve the Forza Nuova neo-fascist group involved in violent weekend protests against a government drive to make the COVID-19 “Green Pass” mandatory for all workers. Since its foundation in 1997, Forza Nuova has repeatedly been accused......

Italy launches cultural rescue project at Dubai’s Expo 2020

Grazia Tucci, Professor at the University of Florence and head of the Advanced Vocational Training Center for the Digitization and “Re-Construction” of Cultural Heritage, poses for a photo next to a 3-D replica of Michelangelo’s David statue in the Italy Pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates,......

The ‘Orient Express’ is a real train — and taking a ride is not cheap

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Before the dawn of private jets and business class flights, royalty and high society members traveled through Europe onboard luxury trains. Now anyone can do it — if they are willing and able to spend £1,700 ($2,300) for a one-night......

Here’s a ranking of the world’s 50 best restaurants for 2021

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here An annual list of the world’s 50 best restaurants is back — and for the first time, one city dominated the top two spots. Two restaurants in Copenhagen, Denmark — Noma and Geranium — ranked No. 1 and No. 2......

Kean replaces injured Immobile in Italy Nations League squad

Oct 3 (Reuters) – Italy have called up Juventus striker Moise Kean for next week’s Nations League final four tournament to replace the injured Ciro Immobile, the Italian Football Federation said on Sunday. Lazio’s Immobile was forced to withdraw from Roberto Mancini’s squad after picking up a muscle injury in......

Marketmind: Final Quarter Blues | Reuters

A look at the day ahead from Saikat Chatterjee. FILE PHOTO: Trucks park at the highway A2 parking near Warsaw, Poland, September 28, 2021. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel World stocks are set for their third biggest weekly drop this year as supply chain disruptions sweeping across the global economy raise the ugly......

Catalan Separatist Leaves Italy, Dodging Spain’s Latest Effort to Prosecute Him

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Carles Puigdemont, the Catalan separatist wanted in Spain for leading a failed breakaway movement in his region four years ago, left Italy on Monday, days after his brief detention and release by Italian authorities. The dramatic seizure and......

Italy extends its health-pass requirement to cover most workers, public and private.

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Italy will require its residents to show a health pass to go to work, the government announced Thursday. It is the first country in Europe to require coronavirus vaccination certificates so widely. “It’s an extraordinary endeavor,” Italy’s public......

Italy makes Covid passports mandatory for all employees

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here In this photo illustration, a digital “green pass” which certifies immunity or the Covid-19. Diego Puletto | Getty Images News | Getty Images LONDON — Italy has become the first European country to make a Covid certificate mandatory for all......

Italy makes COVID health pass mandatory for all workers

Private and public sector workers must have health pass Draghi looks to boost vaccinations, blunt virus Italy becomes a test case for rest of Europe Minister says move puts country “in the forefront” globally ROME, Sept 16 (Reuters) – The Italian government approved on Thursday some of the strictest anti-COVID......

Italy working on measures to curb power prices – minister

Electricity masts are seen at the sunset in Milan’s neighborhood, Italy, February 21, 2016. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini/File Photo MILAN, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Italy will introduce short-term measures to offset the expected rise in retail power prices and is working on a longer-term reform of power bills, the energy transition minister......

Amazon reaches agreement with trade unions in Italy

Flags flutter outside a distribution centre, during a strike at Amazon’s logistics operations in Italy, in Passo Corese, Italy March 22, 2021. REUTERS/Remo Casilli/File Photo MILAN, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) has struck a deal with Italian trade unions promising to engage with them more in the running......

As many return to the office, tensions flare between the ‘vaxxed and unvaxxed’

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Protesters rally against vaccine mandates at City Hall on August 25, 2021 in New York City. Michael Loccisano | Getty Images News | Getty Images Office politics have been a thing of the past for most of us over the......

‘Stagflation’ is the greatest threat to Europe’s recovery, warns ex-Italian PM Monti

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Former Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti told CNBC Saturday that he believes the greatest threat to Europe’s economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic is “stagflation.” Monti, now the president of Italy’s Bocconi University, said the “huge mass” of accommodative monetary......

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