1. As the ground keeps shaking, steps are taken to ascertain responsibilities and manage reconstruction process
    Business & Economy

    As the ground keeps shaking, steps are taken to ascertain responsibilities and manage reconstruction process

    by Corrado Poggi

    Prime minister Matteo Renzi has decided to give Vasco Errani, the man who successfully oversaw the aftermath of the Emilia-Romagna earthquake back in 2012, full powers to lead the reconstruction works that will get started as soon as the situation allows it. In the meantime Pope Francis announces that he will visit the cities hit by quake as soon as it will be possible

  2. Business & Economy

    The Long Read: The profound woes of Italian agribusiness

    by Roberto Iotti

    Italian agribusiness risks losing market share and plunging into a recessionary spiral. Numerous signs indicate a deep malaise.The recent crisis in the price of grain (18 cents a kilo) presaged by a downturn in milk, fruits and vegetables, and of pork are only a few of the alarm bells.