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Italy's RCS Mediagroup presses ahead with restructuring plan

Apr 14 2013

MILAN The board of Italy's loss-making RCS MediaGroup approved on Sunday the broad terms of a capital increase and a debt refinancing plan needed for its turnaround plan.

Exotic wood and funky chairs star in Milan design week

Apr 11 2013

MILAN Wardrobes made from exotic Japanese wood by Armani, a brass and leather "Donatella Versace" chair and other "home" furnishings from Italian luxury designers were on show in Milan this week in an effort to woo wealthy tourists and high end hotel developers.

Exotic wood and funky chairs star in Milan design week

Apr 11 2013

MILAN Wardrobes made from exotic Japanese wood by Armani, a brass and leather "Donatella Versace" chair and other "home" furnishings from Italian luxury designers were on show in Milan this week in an effort to woo wealthy tourists and high end hotel developers.

Versace family may consider sale option for growth

Apr 04 2013

MILAN Italian fashion house Versace, one of the last family-owned luxury groups, may consider opening the company to outside investors to help fund expansion in overseas markets such as Asia, its chief executive said.

Versace family may consider sale option for growth

Apr 04 2013

MILAN Italian fashion house Versace, one of the last family-owned luxury groups, may consider opening the company to outside investors to help fund expansion in overseas markets such as Asia, its chief executive said.

Versace family may consider sale option for growth

Apr 04 2013

MILAN Italian fashion house Versace, one of the last family-owned luxury groups, may consider opening the company to outside investors to help fund expansion in overseas markets such as Asia, its chief executive said.

Italian tailor Pal Zileri up for sale-sources

Apr 04 2013

PARIS/MILAN, April 4 The family owners of Italian suitmaker Pal Zileri are looking to sell their holding and bring in external investors to boost the brand's international expansion and revive its fortunes, sources close the matter have said.

INTERVIEW-Versace family ready for outside investors

Apr 04 2013

MILAN, April 4 Family owned Italian fashion house Versace is ready to sell some of the company to outside investors to help fund expansion in foreign markets such as Asia, its chief executive said in an interview.

Italy's Moleskine fails to sparkle on market debut

Apr 03 2013

MILAN Shares in upmarket notebook maker Moleskine made a lackluster debut in Milan on Wednesday as growth concerns and broad market weakness weighed on this year's first major stock listing in crisis-hit Italy.

Parmalat says U.S. deal in shareholders interest

Mar 26 2013

MILAN, March 8 Italy's dairy group Parmalat said its $900-million acquisition of a U.S. food subsidiary was in the interests of shareholders and would boost profits and cash this year.

World News

'Sea of black' Hong Kong protesters demand leader step down

Hundreds of thousands of people clogged the streets in central Hong Kong on Sunday dressed in black to demand the city's leader step down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decades.