ROME Italy reported 630 COVID 19-related deaths on Monday, rising from 562 the day before and taking the official toll since its outbreak began in February to 50,453, according to health ministry data.
ROME The Italian cabinet on Monday approved a 2021 budget targeting a fiscal deficit of 7% of national output, compared with 10.8% this year, but two government sources said next year's goal will soon be hiked to allow for more economic stimulus.
MILAN/ROME Italy won plaudits for its discipline and unity in fighting the Western world's first coronavirus outbreak in the spring, but that sense of common purpose is unravelling in the face of the second wave.
ROME Italy's latest restrictions to try to rein in the coronavirus include a partial lockdown of its richest and most populous region Lombardy around the financial capital Milan, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Wednesday.
ROME, Nov 2 Italy will tighten COVID
restrictions but is holding back from re-introducing a
nationwide lockdown, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on
Monday, seeking to respond to a surge infections, hospital
admissions and deaths.
ROME Italy approved a package of measures on Tuesday to support businesses hit by new restrictions aimed at reining in the coronavirus, hours after daily infections hit a new record high and COVID-19-related deaths jumped.
Oct 23 Standard and Poor's on Friday revised
Italy's sovereign outlook to stable from negative, offering some
unexpected good news for the euro zone's third largest economy,
and affirmed its long- and short-term credit rating at
ROME Italy has registered 15,199 new coronavirus infections over the past 24 hours, the health ministry said on Wednesday, the highest daily tally since the start of the country's outbreak and up from a previous record of 11,705 posted on Sunday.
ROME, Oct 15 Italy will spend 10 billion euros
in its 2021 budget to extend temporary lay-off schemes for
companies and offer tax breaks to firms to support employment in
the poor south of the country, government sources told Reuters.
ROME Italy has registered 7,332 new coronavirus infections over the past 24 hours, the health ministry said on Wednesday, the country's highest ever daily tally and steeply up from 5,901 on Tuesday.