MILAN Italy's industry ministry is open to discussions with any investor interested in the rescue of troubled carrier Alitalia, including infrastructure group Atlantia, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Friday.
* Rome says willing to cooperate, but no new commitments
(Combines EU move, Juncker, developments in Rome)
ROME Italian coalition officials say the country's public accounts are throwing up positive surprises this year, strengthening Rome's hand as it tries to ward off a possible European Union disciplinary procedure.
ROME Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte threatened on Monday to resign, telling his two coalition partners to end their constant feuding or seek new elections.
ROME Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte threatened to quit on Monday, telling the ruling coalition's two feuding parties either to put an end to their brawling or take the country back to elections.
ROME, May 31 The Bank of Italy warned on Friday
that the country's $2.6 trillion of debt may swell this year by
more than the government forecasts and called for "credible"
measures to curb it.
ROME Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini on Thursday ruled out early elections, dismissing talk that he would capitalise on a triumph in European parliamentary elections to seek a power grab for his right-wing League party.
PARIS/ROME Fiat Chrysler's proposed $35 billion merger with Renault has cheered investors, won conditional support from Paris and Rome and even earned cautious backing from trade unions.
Mailand/Florenz In Italiens Regierung mehren sich die Spannungen vor der Europawahl.
ROME Italy's coalition parties vowed on Wednesday to patch up their differences and govern for four more years, after Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte sacked a junior minister involved in a corruption scandal despite resistance from the League party.