Italy

Milan Fashion Week Highlights the Economic Vibrancy of Italy’s Fashion Industry

The glitterati have descended on Northern Italy for Milan Fashion Week. From September 19th to 25th, big names such as…

Spain’s Olive Oil Industry Export Turnover Exceeds 2 Billion Euros

Data released last month by Spain’s Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food showed that between October 2017 and May 2018,…

Closing the Gender Gap on Entrepreneurship in Europe

A 2014 study from the European Commission (EC) found that there were around 10.3 million female entrepreneurs working throughout the…

New EU Migration Plan Aims to Speed Up Claims Processing & Create Deals with Countries of Origin

Europe has a new blueprint for dealing with the waves of refugees and other migrants from Africa and the Middle…

Spain & France Will Take On EU’s Anti-Piracy Mission After Brexit

Spain and France are filling the would-be maritime defence void left after Britain exits the European Union in eight short…

Multilateral Agreement Between EU Members States Saves Migrants on Rescue Vessel MV Aquarius

A collective sigh of relief echoed among nonprofit workers and the 141 migrants aboard the MV Aquarius last week after…

Spanish and German Leaders Meet As Their Bilateral Migration Agreement Comes Into Force

On August 11, German Chancellor Angela Merkel travelled to Southwestern Spain to meet with Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez. The…

Italy’s Corporate Sector Shows Signs of Strength

As Italy’s new government prepares for negotiations over its first budget, financial markets have expressed uneasiness. The negotiations, which should…

Italy Appoints Key Economic Leaders

Italy’s economy (the Eurozone’s third largest) has been especially vulnerable since a new coalition government came to power, causing concern…

EU Leaders Find Consensus at Crucial June Summit on Migration

As the night sky over Brussels hinted at the coming dawn, bloc leadership emerged from the EU Council summit early…
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