DOHA Nov 19 Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti
said on Monday the next government would continue on a
responsible path with economic reforms after elections in the
"We are confident that governments in Italy will continue on
the reform path," Monti said at a press conference in Doha,
Qatar during a visit to the Gulf.
"There are no guarantees about what comes after the Italian
elections. But I am confident that we will always have a
There is uncertainty about what government will take power
after elections, expected early next year, with international
attention focused on whether it will stick to austerity measures
imposed by Monti to pull Italy from the brink of a debt crisis.