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#Mario Monti

# mario-monti - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Italian president buys time in political deadlock
# Italy
# Italy

Italian president buys time in political deadlock

Mar 30th 2013, 5:17 PM 2,677 Views 1 Comment

Napolitano says he will not resign.

# mario-monti - Friday 22 March, 2013

Leftist leader Bersani asked to form new government in Italy
# Italy
# Italy

Leftist leader Bersani asked to form new government in Italy

Mar 22nd 2013, 6:52 PM 4,695 Views 2 Comments

Pier Luigi Bersani may need to turn to the members of rival Silvio Berlusconi’s centre-right party in order to prevent another election being held.

# mario-monti - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Ireland's Italians dump Berlusconi and vote for anti-establishment comedian
# Italians In Ireland
# Italians In Ireland

Ireland's Italians dump Berlusconi and vote for anti-establishment comedian

Feb 26th 2013, 1:45 PM 6,207 Views 26 Comments

Italy allows expatriates abroad to vote in parliamentary elections – with Beppe Grillo’s Five Star Movement leading here.

Second election likely in Italy as Bersani fails to seal grip on power
# What Now?
# What Now?

Second election likely in Italy as Bersani fails to seal grip on power

Feb 26th 2013, 8:35 AM 3,530 Views 10 Comments

Silvio Berlusconi’s strength in key regions means Pier Luigi Bersani cannot claim power, with another election now due.

# mario-monti - Monday 25 February, 2013

Early results show no clear winner in Italian election
# Italian Election
# Italian Election

Early results show no clear winner in Italian election

Feb 25th 2013, 4:55 PM 5,405 Views 12 Comments

Pier Luigi Bersani’s coalition wins the house, but Silvio Berlusconi takes enough Senate support to mean no clear winner.

Italian turnout drops in key national election
# General Elections
# General Elections

Italian turnout drops in key national election

Feb 25th 2013, 8:02 AM 2,301 Views 2 Comments

Leading the electoral field is Pier Luigi Bersani who supported tough measures pushed by incumbent Premier Mario Monti.

# mario-monti - Sunday 24 February, 2013

Italians go to the polls as eurozone’s third largest economy hangs in the balance
# Italy Elections
# Italy Elections

Italians go to the polls as eurozone’s third largest economy hangs in the balance

Feb 24th 2013, 10:50 AM 3,885 Views 13 Comments

Voting it to take place today and tomorrow, with over 47 million Italian’s eligible to vote.

Explainer: Everything you need to know about today's Italian election
# Italian Election
# Italian Election

Explainer: Everything you need to know about today's Italian election

Feb 24th 2013, 8:00 AM 3,893 Views 16 Comments

Who’s running? What’s at stake? How are they picked? And is Silvio Berlusconi really in line for a fourth term in office?

# mario-monti - Friday 22 February, 2013

Final day of campaigning in Italy as uncertainty rules over election
# Vote
# Vote

Final day of campaigning in Italy as uncertainty rules over election

Feb 22nd 2013, 11:54 AM 2,953 Views 4 Comments

Italy goes to the polls on Sunday and Monday but it’s still not clear who is most likely to emerge victorious.

# mario-monti - Monday 11 February, 2013

Incredulity, shock and humility - The world reacts to Pope Benedict's resignation
# Reaction
# Reaction

Incredulity, shock and humility - The world reacts to Pope Benedict's resignation

Feb 11th 2013, 12:46 PM 13,675 Views 76 Comments

Today’s announcement caught the world unawares. Here’s some of the initial reactions.

# mario-monti - Sunday 10 February, 2013

EU 'fears' Berlusconi's return to power: Monti
# Italy
# Italy

EU 'fears' Berlusconi's return to power: Monti

Feb 10th 2013, 4:45 PM 7,250 Views 34 Comments

Italy’s outgoing Prime Minister has expressed fears over Silvio Berlusconi’s potential negative effect on the euro, should his party win this month’s election.

# mario-monti - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Berlusconi tells voters: I will refund your property tax (if I win)
# Italy
# Italy

Berlusconi tells voters: I will refund your property tax (if I win)

Feb 3rd 2013, 2:10 PM 6,530 Views 67 Comments

Italy’s election take place at the end of this month.

# mario-monti - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Ireland has been through 'a hurricane' - Kenny speaks at World Economic Forum
# Davos
# Davos

Ireland has been through 'a hurricane' - Kenny speaks at World Economic Forum

Jan 24th 2013, 11:58 AM 9,813 Views 108 Comments

Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Enda Kenny stressed the need for job creation across Europe in order to tackle the economic crisis.

# mario-monti - Monday 14 January, 2013

Court rejects Berlusconi request to delay trial until after election
# Italy
# Italy

Court rejects Berlusconi request to delay trial until after election

Jan 14th 2013, 3:22 PM 3,643 Views 7 Comments

The former Italian premier’s legal team has meanwhile removed ‘Ruby the Heart Stealer’ from its list of defence witnesses.

# mario-monti - Monday 7 January, 2013

Berlusconi reforms pact with anti-immigration party ahead of Italian election
# Italy
# Italy

Berlusconi reforms pact with anti-immigration party ahead of Italian election

Jan 7th 2013, 3:12 PM 2,720 Views 9 Comments

The pact with the Northern League could make next month’s election close – and make Berlusconi the finance minister.

# mario-monti - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Italy election campaign kicks off amid Monti speculation
# Election
# Election

Italy election campaign kicks off amid Monti speculation

Dec 22nd 2012, 4:54 PM 2,981 Views 1 Comment

It is still unclear if Monti will run as a candidate in the New Year elections.

# mario-monti - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Berlusconi tells Italy: 'You need me, and I always help people in need'
# Italy
# Italy

Berlusconi tells Italy: 'You need me, and I always help people in need'

Dec 18th 2012, 9:25 PM 5,601 Views 26 Comments

The flamboyant former prime minister is on a media blitz as he prepares his attempt to return to power for a fourth time, warning of civil war if Italy continues on its current course.

# mario-monti - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Monti to step down as Berlusconi announces fresh run
# Italy
# Italy

Monti to step down as Berlusconi announces fresh run

Dec 9th 2012, 12:03 PM 5,118 Views 18 Comments

Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti has said he is stepping down just hours after Silvio Berlusconi announced he would run again for head of government.

# mario-monti - Monday 19 November, 2012

Italy formally recognises 'National Coalition' as legitimate Syrian government
# Syria
# Syria

Italy formally recognises 'National Coalition' as legitimate Syrian government

Nov 19th 2012, 3:30 PM 2,308 Views 10 Comments

Italy follows the lead of France in formally declaring that the newly-formed administration-in-waiting is a legitimate one.

# mario-monti - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Italy protesters stage anti-austerity 'No Monti Day'
# Italy
# Italy

Italy protesters stage anti-austerity 'No Monti Day'

Oct 27th 2012, 8:03 PM 4,411 Views 10 Comments

Tens of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Rome to protest against the prime minister and austerity measures.

# mario-monti - Friday 26 October, 2012

Update: Berlusconi’s jail term cut to one year thanks to amnesty law
# Ciao
# Ciao

Update: Berlusconi’s jail term cut to one year thanks to amnesty law

Oct 26th 2012, 6:07 PM 12,646 Views 57 Comments

The former Italian premier – who only this week ruled out seeking another term – is convicted of a tax fraud scheme.

# mario-monti - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

Berlusconi, 76, to finally step down at next election
# Ciao
# Ciao

Berlusconi, 76, to finally step down at next election

Oct 24th 2012, 9:16 PM 4,476 Views 26 Comments

The former prime minister says he won’t be looking to take back power next spring, and will retire from his party.

# mario-monti - Friday 21 September, 2012

Taoiseach in Rome to meet Monti ahead of papal audience
# Rome
# Rome

Taoiseach in Rome to meet Monti ahead of papal audience

Sep 21st 2012, 9:32 AM 2,162 Views 29 Comments

Mario Monti will greet the Taoiseach after meeting with another bailed-out premier, Greek leader Antonis Samaras.

# mario-monti - Monday 27 August, 2012

Italy's electoral law increases market fears
# Italy
# Italy

Italy's electoral law increases market fears

Aug 27th 2012, 5:42 PM 4,114 Views 1 Comment

The current system allows party leaders to pick and choose the list of candidates the electorate can vote for and guarantees a strong majority in parliament for the winning party.

# mario-monti - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Major French bank predicts next moves for Europe
# Euro Crisis
# Euro Crisis

Major French bank predicts next moves for Europe

Aug 22nd 2012, 6:30 AM 4,638 Views 23 Comments

Ahead of crunch talks between major country leaders and 6 September ECB meeting, Société Générale economist has some predictions: including possibly unlimited ECB bond-buying.

# mario-monti - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Italian PM Monti sees light at the end of tunnel for Italy, EU
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Italian PM Monti sees light at the end of tunnel for Italy, EU

Jul 31st 2012, 9:32 AM 1,985 Views 8 Comments

Mario Monti said that the breakthrough summit of European leaders at the end of June had been crucial in resolving the eurozone crisis.

# mario-monti - Monday 30 July, 2012

Whatever it takes: Stocks rise as leaders make eurozone pledge
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Whatever it takes: Stocks rise as leaders make eurozone pledge

Jul 30th 2012, 9:51 AM 2,014 Views 12 Comments

There is speculation that the eurozone bailout fund and the ECB could buy-up Spanish bonds in a bid to alleviate fears about the single currency.

# mario-monti - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Merkel and Monti pledge to protect eurozone
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Merkel and Monti pledge to protect eurozone

Jul 29th 2012, 4:30 PM 2,760 Views 7 Comments

Germany and Italy’s leaders have pledged to do everything to protect the eurozone – but have not outlined any specific action.

# mario-monti - Monday 9 July, 2012

Italian economy to shrink by 2 per cent this year, says Bank of Italy governor
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Italian economy to shrink by 2 per cent this year, says Bank of Italy governor

Jul 9th 2012, 8:46 AM 1,259 Views 3 Comments

Ignazio Visco has called for the adoption of a “new Italian spirit” in order to tackle the eurozone crisis.

# mario-monti - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Merkel to meet with Italian PM Monti over eurozone crisis
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Merkel to meet with Italian PM Monti over eurozone crisis

Jul 4th 2012, 8:04 AM 1,600 Views 10 Comments

Monti has been a prominent advocate for growth policies, but rejected suggestions of deep differences between himself and Merkel.

# mario-monti - Friday 22 June, 2012

Four biggest Eurozone countries to push for €130 billion stimulus
# Stimulus
# Stimulus

Four biggest Eurozone countries to push for €130 billion stimulus

Jun 22nd 2012, 4:03 PM 2,421 Views 15 Comments

France, Germany, Italy and Spain agree to lobby for a €130 billion growth plan at next week’s summit in Brussels.

IMF head warns of 'acute stress' in Europe
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

IMF head warns of 'acute stress' in Europe

Jun 22nd 2012, 8:50 AM 3,233 Views 24 Comments

Christine Lagarde calls for bailout funds to be given to banks directly rather than countries being saddled with the debt – while Italy’s prime minister warns leaders have one week to save the eurozone.

# mario-monti - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Explainer: Have Spain and Italy been 'bailed out'?
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Explainer: Have Spain and Italy been 'bailed out'?

Jun 20th 2012, 8:55 AM 3,566 Views 23 Comments

Germany has reportedly relented and will allow the ESM to buy bonds directly, which could save Spain and Italy.

# mario-monti - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Italy is relaxed despite 'crucial' time for the eurozone, says Mario Monti
# Contagion
# Contagion

Italy is relaxed despite 'crucial' time for the eurozone, says Mario Monti

Jun 13th 2012, 10:44 AM 770 Views 4 Comments

“We are relaxed over Italy’s standing on the international stage and on the markets,” the Italian Prime Minister told his cabinet.

# mario-monti - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Eurobonds will come sooner or later, reckons Mario Monti
# Eurobonds
# Eurobonds

Eurobonds will come sooner or later, reckons Mario Monti

Jun 3rd 2012, 11:11 AM 2,238 Views 15 Comments

A Europe divided: in the very same newspaper, Germany’s foreign minister Guido Westerwelle says they’re a no-go area.

# mario-monti - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Mario Monti comes up with novel idea for Italian match-fixing problem: suspend football
# Probe
From The42
# Probe

Mario Monti comes up with novel idea for Italian match-fixing problem: suspend football

May 29th 2012, 6:45 PM 3,817 Views 10 Comments

Italy’s prime minster was weighed in on the scandal.

# mario-monti - Monday 21 May, 2012

# mario-monti - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Italy's economy 'on the right track' - IMF
# Italy
# Italy

Italy's economy 'on the right track' - IMF

May 16th 2012, 5:26 PM 2,290 Views 9 Comments

IMF official says Italy has made notable progress since Mario Monti took office.

# mario-monti - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Italian government puts back 'balanced budget' plan to 2015
# Italian Economy
# Italian Economy

Italian government puts back 'balanced budget' plan to 2015

Apr 18th 2012, 2:48 PM 1,223 Views 5 Comments

Mario Monti’s government says the economy will shrink three times more than expected, and that they’ll need more time.

# mario-monti - Friday 24 February, 2012

Taoiseach meets Angela Merkel and 'Super Mario'
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Taoiseach meets Angela Merkel and 'Super Mario'

Feb 24th 2012, 7:34 AM 2,545 Views 23 Comments

Enda Kenny discussed Ireland’s attempts at economic recovery with the German Chancellor outside Berlin last night.

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