MILAN/LONDON, Oct 17 A group of private equity
investors bidding for Italy's Old Wild West restaurant chain is
fretting over Rome's plans to shut shops on Sundays, four
sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, as the ban would
undermine the 700 million euro deal.
* JV with Angelini seeks to create market for recycled
MILAN/LONDON A group of private equity investors bidding for Italy's Old Wild West restaurant chain is fretting over Rome's plans to shut shops on Sundays, four sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, as the ban would undermine the 700 million euro deal.
MILAN/LONDON A joint venture between Procter & Gamble and Italian healthcare group Angelini is working to create a sustainable recycling loop that would allow dirty diapers to be turned into plastic bottle caps and viscose clothing.
MILAN Italy's Salini Impregilo is working with Bank of America Merrill Lynch and advisers Vitale & Co on options for a possible full or partial takeover of troubled builder Astaldi , sources close to the matter said.
MILAN Italy raised a bumper 6.5 billion euros ($7.52 billion) for state coffers in its fifth-generation mobile auction that drew ferocious bidding from telecoms operators vying for an edge in new digital services.
MILAN French financier Vincent Bollore has decided to pull out of a Mediobanca shareholder pact after two decades in a surprise move that could make Italy's most influential investment bank more of a takeover target.
MILAN/ROME Italy's prime ministerial spokesman has warned that the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement in the coalition government will sack Treasury officials in a "mega-vendetta" unless they find the resources needed for welfare spending.
MILAN/PARIS, Sept 11 Iliad has offered
at least 749 million euros ($867 million) for spectrum in
Italy's fifth-generation mobile auction as it seeks to boost its
first venture outside France.
LONDON/MILAN State-owned Abu Dhabi National Oil Co (ADNOC) is in advanced talks with more than one potential buyer, including Italy's ENI, as it prepares to sell minority stakes in its refining business, two sources familiar with the matter said.