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Exclusive: Italy cuts 2019, 2020 GDP growth forecasts - sources

4:23pm BST

ROME Italy's new government expects the economy to expand by only about 0.4% next year after eking out 0.1% growth this year, three sources close to the matter told Reuters, underscoring the need for an expansionary 2020 budget.

Insider - Italiens neue Regierung plant höheres Defizit

11 Sep 2019

Rom Italiens neue Regierung plant Insidern zufolge für 2020 eine höhere Neuverschuldung ein.

Italy plans to raise budget deficit, say sources, risking fresh EU tensions

10 Sep 2019

ROME Italy's new ruling coalition plans to raise its budget deficit to around 2.3% of economic output next year, sources said, in a move that would risk reigniting tensions with the European Union.

Italian coalition wins vote in Senate, letting it take office

10 Sep 2019

ROME Italy's new government won a confidence vote in the upper house Senate on Tuesday allowing it to take office following a stormy debate, with Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte and his former deputy Matteo Salvini accusing each other of betrayal.

Italian coalition wins vote in Senate, letting it take office

10 Sep 2019

ROME Italy's new government won a confidence vote in the upper house Senate on Tuesday allowing it to take office following a stormy debate, with Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte and his former deputy Matteo Salvini accusing each other of betrayal.

Italy's prime minister hopes for EU harmony, economic revival

09 Sep 2019

ROME Italy's prime minister said on Monday his new coalition combining the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the pro-Europe Democratic Party (PD) would usher in a wave of reforms and avoid the rows that stymied his old government.

Atlantia falls on fresh doubts over Italy motorway concession

09 Sep 2019

ROME Shares in Atlantia fell more than 2% on Monday after Italy's new government left the door open to a possible revocation of the infrastructure group's lucrative motorway concession.

UPDATE 1-Atlantia falls on fresh doubts over Italy motorway concession

09 Sep 2019

ROME, Sept 9 Shares in Atlantia fell more than 2% on Monday after Italy's new government left the door open to a possible revocation of the infrastructure group's lucrative motorway concession.

New Italian coalition sworn in, seeks better ties with Europe

05 Sep 2019

ROME Italy's new government, combining the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and centre-left Democratic Party (PD), was sworn into office on Thursday, promising to reset Rome's often fraught relations with Brussels.

New Italian coalition sworn in, seen bolstering EU ties

05 Sep 2019

ROME, Sept 5 A new Italian government was sworn into office on Thursday, with the pro-European Democratic Party (PD) flanking the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement in an unlikely alliance that has been cheered on by financial markets.

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