Lombardia, Italy News
Local news for Lombardia, Italy continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
FROM LEFT: ECB President Mario Draghi, Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen, Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem and European Stability Mechanism Managing Director Klaus Regling at the European Financial Ministers meeting in Milan, Italy. MILAN: The European Union sought ways yesterday to marshal billions of euros into its sluggish economy without getting deeper into debt, considering options from a pan-European capital market to a huge investment fund.
MILAN, Italy-The head of Germany's central bank said Saturday he is against public guarantees for asset-backed securities as part of the European Central Bank's ABS purchase program, contradicting comments a day earlier from ECB President Mario Draghi. The ABS program, which is expected to kick off in October, forms part of ECB efforts to improve the supply of credit in the eurozone.
Finance ministers from the member nations of the Asia-Europe Meeting have agreed on the need to steadily implement sound policies to achieve economic recovery in Europe. The agreement was reached at the ASEM finance ministers' meeting in Milan, Italy, on Friday.
MILAN, Italy-France escaped condemnation for abandoning its budget targets for the next two years on Friday, after eurozone finance ministers said they would await an evaluation of Paris's budget proposals by the European Commission. Earlier this week, Finance Minister Michel Sapin said lower-than-expected growth meant France would have to delay its plan to cut its budget deficit to the 3% of gross domestic product until 2017.
FESTIVAL SEASON isn't over just because summer's done: Some of the most fun, experimental and inspiring gatherings are yet to come. Known as the Woodstock of country-and-western, the Austin City Limits Festival whoops it up for a 13th season in October.
I'm fascinated by entrepreneurs, which is why I've spent almost twenty years writing about them and their businesses, across all sectors; how they innovate, problem solve, disrupt, and drive growth, among many other things. When I'm not covering the business start up scene, I'm writing about business management, talent, social enterprise, business education, finance, franchising for the British national press, including The Guardian and The Times, and leading business and finance journals and periodicals such as Director, Economia and Edge, as well as their online media channels.
"It still doesn't seem like 13 years ago that this all happened," said Keith Bradkowski. "It still seems like yesterday."
Scientists today unveiled what appears to be the first truly semiaquatic dinosaur, Spinosaurus aegyptiacus. New fossils of the massive Cretaceous-era predator reveal it adapted to life in the water some 95 million years ago, providing the most compelling evidence to date of a dinosaur able to live and hunt in an aquatic environment.
MR. MURRAY: Good day, I'm William Murray from the Communications Department at the IMF, this is one of our regular biweekly press briefings. We're embargoed until 10:30 a.m. Washington time, that's 3:30 p.m. GMT.
Palaeontologists are reporting the world's first known swimming dinosaur - a 15-metre-long behemoth with a crocodile-like face, feet well suited to paddling and a sail-like structure rising from its spine. The creature, Spinosaurus aegyptiacus , also had unusually dense bones, possibly to help weigh it down as it hunted its underwater prey, concludes a study in Science 1 .
European Central Bank head Mario Draghi made the first move in his grand plan to rescue the economic recovery. Now it's over to the governments of the 18 countries that use the euro.
9, 2014 at the Elysee Palace in Paris. . German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble, left, talk during a meeting of the German parliament, Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Sept.
John E. Sestina, founder and president of John E. Sestina & Company, a private professional financial planning firm headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, is scheduled to speak at a national conference in Verona Italy by the request of Consultique, is the first Italian network of fee-only financial planners and firms in the country. The event will take place on September 11 and 12 at the Hotel Parchi del Garda, Lazise in Verona, Italy.
The capital of the Netherlands is home to some of Europe's most stylish hotels. Here are five of the best.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 02:01 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC