The Quirinal Treaty comes to life with the signature that will be affixed next Thursday in Rome by Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi and French President Emmanuel Macron. A full-bodied document consisting of a premise and eleven thematic chapters: Foreign, Defense, Europe, Migration, Justice, Economic development, Sustainability and ecological transition, Space, Education, training and [...]

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Enrico Letta threw the stone into the pond and all the leaders of the majority followed him to soften the tone on the forthcoming appointment of the President of the Republic and to concentrate seriously on the approval of the Budget Law. Everyone around a table to agree on the tax cut and then sit down at a second table [...]

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In the Update to the Def, the data is clear and very rosy, Italy is also growing in the third quarter of the year and GDP for 2021 can easily exceed the 6% threshold. Istat also confirms the good health of the Italian economy by certifying, between July and September, a + 2,6% compared to the previous three months. Our […]

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In Slovenia, in an informal meeting, EU leaders talk about common defense, strategic autonomy and energy dossier. No concrete decision emerged from the meeting, but a calendar which, in March 2022, could lead to the approval of a common defense plan. "There are scenarios in which we do not see NATO" and "it could be [...]

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The League does not participate in the Council of Ministers, Matteo Salvini does not send Giancarlo Giorgetti, Massimo Garavaglia and Erika Stefani to the highest level of the Government. The decision to insist on the reform of the land registry, and the method, for having asked for a "trust in the dark", made the straw overflow. It is a "serious gesture", replies Draghi. [...]

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The virtuous data of the economy for 2021 and 22 ', Mario Draghi affirms, are due to the success of the vaccination campaign: "vaccination is the basis of the recovery, schoolchildren are back at school: it was a difficult step but all in all solved with success". On the green pass side, writes the Ansa, the data on the download of the certificate [...]

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In a few days the "white semester" of the President of the Republic and the leader of the League, Matteo Salvini launches his "out out" to Prime Minister Draghi: "I wrote to Draghi and told him that by August the problem of landings must be solved. If the minister (Lamorgese ed) is not able to solve it, take some [...]

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(by Enrica Cataldo, AIDR member) In his speech to the Senate to ask for trust in the new government, Prime Minister Draghi drew up a real long-term economic policy manifesto based on the driving force for investments, on the production of energy from renewable sources , high speed, electric mobility, production and distribution [...]

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Vaccination: The Draghi Plan is ready for 600 doses per day

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(by Andrea Pinto) The second day of the European Council focused on Defense and Security, relations with NATO and the countries of North Africa. In March, the heads of state and government will speak, in more detail, on the future of EU relations with Turkey and Russia. The words of President Charles Michel [...]

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Draghi also has confidence in the Chamber with 535 Yes (the record remains in Monti with 556 votes in favor) but also 16 no and 4 abstentions from the M5s, while 12 Grillini deputies did not participate in the vote. In his speech to the House he took up some concepts already expressed in the Senate. Fighting corruption and [...]

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"Good work to the new Draghi Government, from FederPetroli Italy maximum willingness to discuss issues on Energy Transition but we do not want to waste any more time" these are the wishes and words of the President of FederPetroli Italy - Michele Marseille after the oath of the new government. Marseille underlines "A new Department of Ecological Transition is welcome but [...]

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The advisor to the Minister of Health, Walter Ricciardi, immediately gave the first grain to the new Draghi government: "It is urgent to immediately change the strategy to combat SarsCov2: an immediate total lockdown throughout Italy is needed, which also includes closure of schools without prejudice to essential activities, but of limited duration. Neither […]

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(by John Blackeye) It seemed to me a comment made on the streets of Rome, last night, by a thug who knows very little about economics and politics but who is probably struggling to make ends meet to put together lunch and dinner. . Looking at his companion in misfortune he solomonically said: "..to [...]

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Austere, serious and determined, this is how Mario Draghi appeared after dissolving the reserve with President Mattarella. After an hour of conversation with the Head of State he read his team: 23 ministers, 15 men and 8 women while the undersecretary to the Prime Minister will be Roberto Garofalo. Eight are the super technicians [...]

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(by Francesco Matera) Yesterday the differential between Italian stocks and German Bund fell below 2015 for the first time since 100. An important signal that makes us understand only one thing, this time the path is the right one, to rely on Mario Draghi for the management of the large sum of money made available by the funds [...]

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Lagarde: "Although the containment measures at CoViD-19 will not lead to total lockdowns, they will have an impact on the economic recovery". (by Massimiliano D'Elia) During the Cco Summit organized by the Wall Street Journal, the president of the ECB Christine Lagarde said: “we are prepared to use all the tools at our disposal that are more effective”. The [...]

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(by Massimiliano D'Elia) Yesterday a letter signed by the vice president, Valdis Dombrovskis, and the commissioner for economic affairs, Paolo Gentiloni, was sent to the president of the Eurogroup Mario Centeno. Today there will be the videoconference of the finance ministers of the eurozone. The letter pointed out that as regards the funds of the Mes (2 percent of GDP [...]

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Laura Naka Antonelli on FOL highlighted the issue of German Bunds valued at 850 billion dollars, which could offer zero returns. This is the result of the zero interest rate era, caused by the expansive monetary policy of the ECB, which increasingly characterizes the government bond market of the Eurozone countries [...]

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“I want to find that money now. #Conte and #Tria provide in some way ”, so Matteo #Salvini made his debut yesterday, while talking about the credits that the companies have left over from the Public Administration. (by Massimiliano D'Elia) The dry No to #minibot came directly from the Minister of Economy Giovanni Tria, from the president of the ECB, Mario [...]

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Mario Draghi, president of the ECB, during his last speech at the EU Parliament before its dissolution, declared that with the uncertainty that persists and that "questions the very existence of the EU", and the shadow of the recession that extends over the Eurozone, the European Central Bank begins to reload its weapons. "The current position is already very [...]

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According to the Reuters agency, the president of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi would have told the Italian Finance Minister Giovanni Tria, behind closed doors after the Eurogroup meeting, that Italy's high public debt requires a degree of serious fiscal discipline. Draghi had already expressed concerns about the Italian situation during the press conference at the ECB last 25 [...]

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The president of the ECB from Bali to Indonesia, where he is participating in an important summit between the IMF and the World Bank, wanted to talk about the recent tensions between Italy and the EU Commission, "we are waiting for the papers on the maneuver and let us calm the tone". Phrases that want to soothe the spirits after the European Commission and the IMF — last Friday they evoked [...]

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The governor of the ECB Mario Draghi paid a visit to the President of the Republic Sergio Mattarella. He was in Rome for some institutional activities and wanted to meet the Head of State to issue some warnings, “Beware of the maneuver. Do not underestimate the spread and the stock exchanges “. The governor's fear is due to the imminent deadline for placing [...]

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The president of the ECB, Mario Draghi, in a hearing in the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament reported on the situation in the euro area, after the monetary policies of recent years. In times of uncertainty it is important for Europe to be united. The efforts of recent years to strengthen the governance of the Economic and Monetary Union have already [...]

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Mario Draghi announced yesterday in Riga, during a board meeting that the “bazooka” is about to end the injection of liquidity, referring to the quantitative easing procedure. This news has further unnerved the markets already stressed by the unknowns on tariffs. To offset the bad news, however, he said he will leave rates unchanged [...]

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Mario Draghi announced that the “bazooka” is about to end the injection of liquidity, referring to the quantitative easing procedure. This news has further unnerved the markets already stressed by the unknowns on tariffs and the next moves of the Italian government. On June 14 in Riga it will be decided when to reset Bond purchases. This is confirmed by Peter [...]

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The increase in tensions on the Italian markets has brought the BTP-Bund difference beyond the threshold of 200 basis points; this could have repercussions on the euro, even if for now the trend of the single currency has been determined by other factors. This is what the analysts of Goldman Sachs write in the daily report 'Global Markets Daily': "Most [...]

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The president of the ECB, Mario Draghi launches a warning for bitcoin, the cryptocurrency that is making the whole world talk due to the crazy fluctuations and related speculations. Today, a member of the Bank of Italy, Salvatore Rossi, also intervenes on the subject, calling them "speculative contraptions". And from Iceland comes a curious alarm: if the use of [...]

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Mario Draghi takes time on Qe Quantitative easing: the decision on the next downsizing of the bond purchase program postponed to October. And it does so by pushing itself to the maximum limit in the field of exchange rates: it describes the strong euro as a "source of uncertainty" that is beginning to worry. But the euro, instead of depreciating as expected, driven by [...]

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