The labour market: in Italy Marching to another melody

UK Only Post:  Regular post Problem:  Planet of the telephones Fly Title:  The labour market in Italy Rubric:  A daring move to free up employment Place:  ROME WHILE many people’s eyes were on Greece, another southern European country was taking an extremely distinct way of easing its economic predicament. On February 20th Italy’s left-right coalition approved two decrees enacting the …

Finmeccanica: Growing by shrinking

UK Only Post:  Regular post Problem:  Planet of the telephones Fly Title:  Finmeccanica Rubric:  The giant defence contractor in Italy takes an important measure in its restructuring Place:  MILAN IT TOOK over three years, but on February 24th Finmeccanica, Italy’s state controlled defence and aerospace group, said it had found a buyer for its railway companies. Hitachi, a Japanese conglomerate, …

The Economist describes: Climbing dough in the pizza business

THE fast food company has seen better times. In 2014 McDonald’s yearly worldwide sales dropped for the very first time in 12 years. Affordable fast food appears to be losing more health conscious’ allure as consumers become it. However there’s a striking exception to this downward tendency. People have a growing desire for pizza, from independent pizzerias and pizza chains, …

Obituary: Michele Ferrero: Pleasant secrets

UK Only Post:  Regular post Problem:  The fracturing that is great Fly Name:  Obituary: Michele Ferrero Rubric:  Michele Ferrero, the chocolate king in Italy, expired on Valentine’s day Principal picture:  20150221_OBP001_0.jpg IN THE sole interview Michele Ferrero didn’t remove his shades. This wasn’t simply to guard his eyes that are poor, yet to hide himself. Modesty was a custom. Individuals …

Italy and Libya: Anxieties over the sea

UK Post:  Typical post Problem:  The fracturing that is great Nbsp; fly Title:& Italy and Libya Rubric:  Italians fret about immigrants and Islamic extremists Place:  ROME SANT’ANTIOCO is a hamlet with fewer than 10,000 inhabitants off Sardinia. In 1815 it was the scene of the past large Moorish raid on Italy: more than a hundred Sardinians were captured as slaves. …

European market guide: Taking the pulse in Europe

Our interactive summary of debt European GDP and occupations The markets in Europe CurrencyEconomyGDP per personUnemploymentYouth unemploymentDebtPublic debtBudget balancePrimary balanceGrowthLatest GDP change2015 GDP forecast2016 GDP outlook Source: The Economist Source: Eurostat Source: Eurostat *15- to 24-year olds Source: Eurostat Source: European Commission Source: European Commission …

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