GROTTAFERRATA, Italy In an ancient monastery behind huge medieval battlements in a hilltop town just south of Rome, 10 monks are striving to keep alive a 1,600-year-old spiritual tradition against increasing odds.
ROME, Nov 26 Italian opposition parties on
Thursday unexpectedly backed a government request to raise more
money to cover additional measures aimed at protecting the
economy from the ravages of the coronavirus.
ROME Italy on Monday signed a partnership with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group to build a virtual store for Italian products, in a move aimed at boosting business-to-business (B2B) exports amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
ROME, Nov 23 Italy on Monday signed a
partnership with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group
to build a virtual store for Italian products, in a
move aimed at boosting business-to-business (B2B) exports amid
the COVID-19 pandemic.
ROME Italy's government has approved a new package worth around 10 billion euros ($11.9 billion) to support businesses hit by the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.
ROME Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte warned Italians on Thursday they would have to shun "hugs and kisses" at Christmas to help contain the coronavirus, as the country struggles to curb a surge in deaths and infections.
BARCELONA/ROME Thirty-year-old Pep Iglesies emigrated to Canada from Spain in August for a new job that is much like his old one – taking care of coronavirus patients and working as a cardiologist.
ROME COVID-19 is spreading rapidly through Italian jails, a prison guard union said on Thursday, urging the government to do more to contain the outbreak.
NAPLES, Italy The health crisis in Italy's third largest city Naples is out of control, Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio said on Thursday, after a video was posted on social media showing a corpse sprawled in a hospital lavatory.
ROME Italy ramped up coronavirus restrictions in Tuscany and four other regions, effective on Wednesday, to rein in the second wave of the pandemic, a health ministry source said on Monday.