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Rome, December 4 - Italian officials on Wednesday said they would ask China for help in monitoring immigration to Italy in order to maintain safe and legal work conditions following a deadly fire at a Chinese-owned garment factory over the weekend that exposed a system of exploitation.
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On Dec. 5 the Italian Parliament approved the ratification law on the tri-lateral Intergovernmental Agreement , following the signing of an IGA between Italy, Greece and Albania on the Trans Adriatic Pipeline project on February 13, 2013, according to TAP's message.
This decision overturns [Bloomberg report] both a measure in the law that prevents voters from choosing their parliamentary representative and one that gives extra seats to the party that receives the most votes.
ORSINI, Liana R., passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013, at the age of 92 at the Southwestern Veteran Center in Pittsburgh, PA.
A heavy storm has destroyed thousands of hectares of vines in Italy's Abruzzo wine region, including those belonging to celebrated producer Valentini.
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Italian President Giorgio Napolitano on Wednesday stressed the need to ensure legal, safe working conditions after a fire killed seven Chinese workers at a factory in central Italy.
For those who believe the Shroud of Turin is the authentic burial cloth of Jesus, here is some breaking news: The Custodian of the Shroud at the Vatican has announced today that the Shroud will go on public display in 2015 in Turin, Italy for 45 days between the Easter season starting in mid-April 2015 until August 16, 2015.
Silvio Berlusconi has been a constant fixture of Italian politics for decades, but, thanks to a fraud case verdict that effectively barred him from politics and placed him under house arrest , his time at the top may finally be over.
The EU has revealed plans to tighten patrols of its sea borders and do more to help asylum-seekers, two months after the Lampedusa boat tragedy.
Starting in the south east of the city, they are producing a detailed map of the quarries that will be used to assess areas of Rome that are most at risk The narrow tunnel-like quarries were dug by the Romans so they could use volcanic rock to build the city but the channels have since been widened While tourists might be preoccupied with snapping ... (more)
Italian Finance Minister Fabrizio Saccomanni tells WSJ's Finance Editor Francesco Guerrera that the euro might go lower, Italy's economy is on the mend and its politics are getting more straightforward after Silvio Berlusconi's exit.
Born January 25, 1928 in Belmonte, Calabria, Italy, he was a son of the late Michaela and Rosa Pate Pulice.
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta dismissed signs of growing tension in his government on Tuesday, ahead of a confidence vote next week to confirm his new majority after Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia party quit the ruling coalition.
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta smiles beside his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu at the family photo during a meeting at Villa Madama in Rome December 2, 2013.