While it may not be apparent, 2018 is going to be an important year for Italy. In March, general elections are to be held.Nobody knows who might win but the leaders of the political pack … [Read more...]
Posts on Italian current affairs.
Transparency International's Corruption Perception Index 2016 is out. Italy is one place higher than it was in 2015. It was in 61st place and in the 2016 CPI, Italy is in 60th place. This … [Read more...]
That Italy has a bit of a problem with corruption is well known.Transparency International ranked Italy in 61st place out of 168 nations in its 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index.The … [Read more...]
The Bank of Italy, via data from Italy's national bureau of statistics ISTAT, publishes breakdowns of Italy's economy on a region by region GDP basis. Of note from the report on 2015 is that … [Read more...]
What issues will Italy's Paolo Gentiloni government prioritise in 2017? Here's a list so we can all keep track of what's going on. Think of it as Italy's to do list.The issues are not … [Read more...]