PRIME Minister Silvio Berlusconi is bracing for a confidence vote in Italy’s parliament this week that will determine his political future amid a rebellion by some allies and growing discontent with his leadership at a time of financial crisis.
Thu, 13 Oct, 2011
PRIME Minister Silvio Berlusconi agreed yesterday to accelerate plans to restore Italy’s public finances after a day of hectic telephoning with international partners alarmed at the escalating crisis over Italian debt.
Sat, 06 Aug, 2011
THE EU will sign the loan agreement with Ireland before Christmas and be ready to raise the bailout money in the new year, the head of the European Financial Stability Fund announced following last night’s eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels.
Tue, 07 Dec, 2010