Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
Doubts raIsed on US economy as world trade slows down
GLOBAL GROWTH is slowing. Some emerging economies are already in recession and much of the developed world has slowed down markedly, with Japan, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Sweden contracting in late 2018.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:21
PTTEP unit chosen to find oil in UAE
PTTEP MENA Ltd, a subsidiary of PTT Exploration and Production Plc (PTTEP), and its strategic partner Eni Abu Dhabi BV, a wholly owned subsidiary of Italy-based oil and gas company Eni, have won concessions to two exploration blocks known as Offshore 1 and Offshore 2 from the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) following that country’s first-ever open block licensing round.
Sat, 05 Jan 2019 01:00
See Venice, but pay first
The Italian city introduces an admission fee
Sat, 29 Dec 2018 13:37
Clock ticks for Italy to pass budget after EU standoff
Italy's populist government was racing Saturday to get a revised 2019 budget through parliament before year end despite complaints it was written by Brussels and being rammed through without debate.
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 16:28
Six dead, dozens hurt in Italy nightclub stampede
At least six people died and dozens were injured in a stampede when panic broke out during a rap concert at an Italian nightclub early Saturday.
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 06:54
Global stocks rally ahead of G-20 talks, optimism on Italy talks
Global stocks rallied Monday, shaking off recent weakness ahead of a meeting between the presidents of the United States and China that investors hope will produce a breakthrough.
Thu, 22 Nov 2018 10:28
Italy film recalls pain of forgotten WWII massacres
A new film is shining an uncomfortable light on the fate of thousands of Italians killed in massacres on the Yugoslav frontier at the end of the Second World War.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
Music for the appetite
The Italian Embassy marks the 150th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Italy and Thailand and the 150th anniversary of the death of Rossini with the “Taste of Music” gala dinner and concert taking place at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on December 7 starting at 7pm.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:20
Ikea store in Italy draws praise for opening its doors to stray dogs
Animal lovers have taken to social media to praise an Ikea store in Italy for opening its doors to stray dogs, with many posts showing the canines happily lounging among furniture displays.
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 16:38
Two migrants dead, eight missing off Sardinia
The bodies of two migrants have been recovered off the coast of Italy's Sardinia, with eight others reportedly missing, emergency services said on Saturday.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:40
Italy in the bag
Luxury Italian brand Bottega Veneta brings style to your hands this winter with the a collection of the Maxi Cabat bags, inspired by the iconic Cabat design first launched in 2001.
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 01:00
Noses to the ground
Dogs attend a special university to learn how to sniffing out truffles in Italy
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 06:52
Markets steady on eve of US midterm vote
Stock markets on both sides of the Atlantic held steady on Monday as cautious investors eyed the upcoming US midterm elections, the resumption of Washington's sanctions on Iran and brewing fiscal fears in Italy.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 07:00
'Total disaster' as Italy storms kill at least 30
Floods killed 12 people on the island of Sicily, including nine members of a single family, pushing Italy's week-long storm toll beyond 30, rescuers said Sunday.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:02
Federer three wins from 100th title
Roger Federer defeated Italy's Fabio Fognini 6-4, 6-3 to reach the Paris Masters quarter-finals on Thursday as the Swiss great moved three wins away from his 100th career title.