Sorrentino’s “La Grande Bellezza” wins Academy Award (Oscar) for best foreign movie. Well deserved. #Italy
GORRETO, Italy (Reuters) – Gorreto, population: 105, was always small, but now the tiny village, nestled in a river valley in northern Italy, is on the brink of extinction.
Most of the remaining residents are over 60 and the primary school attended by Mayor Sergio Capelli, 72, closed about 30 years ago – a stark example of the nationwide demographic decline as Italians live longer and have fewer babies.
It’s been 11 hours since debate over confidence vote for #Renzi’s government started. End may be in sight. #Italy
The brutal ousting of former PM #Letta will haunt #Renzi’s government, no matter what they achieve. It’s clear from the words of many MPs.
The more I listen to Italian MPs in the Senate, the more I see the urgent need of a generational change. #Italy
#Italy needs to believe in a dream
MILAN, Feb 24 (Reuters) – Italy may increase taxes on
coupons pocketed by Italian savers on government debt, new Prime
Minister Matteo Renzi’s chief of staff Graziano Delrio said in a
Renzi confirmed on Monday his government would consider
raising taxes on gains from financial investments as a way of
funding a labour reform package, but gave no details.