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'A beautiful day' in Italy, as shops and bars finally reopen

May 19 2020

ROME Italian shops, hairdressers and restaurants finally threw open their doors on Monday as the country sped up efforts to bounce back from the coronavirus crisis after a 10-week lockdown. | Video

Italy approves long-delayed economic stimulus package in coronavirus fight

May 13 2020

ROME The Italian government has approved a long-delayed, 55 billion-euro ($59.6 billion) stimulus package aimed at helping Italy's battered businesses and struggling families survive the coronavirus crisis.

Italy impounds migrant rescue ships; charities claim harassment

May 07 2020

ROME Italian coastguards have impounded two charity rescue boats at the port of Palermo citing "technical and operational" irregularities, which the owners denounced as an excuse to block life-saving missions at sea.

Italy impounds migrant rescue ships; charities claim harassment

May 07 2020

ROME, May 7 Italian coastguards have seized two charity rescue boats at the port of Palermo citing "technical and operational" irregularities, which the owners called an excuse to hinder missions to save the lives of migrants at sea.

Italy starts slow return to normality, fears resurgence of coronavirus

May 05 2020

ROME Grandparents hugged their grandchildren, toddlers rushed excitedly through parks and factories revived their long-stalled production lines as Italy started the slow process of unwinding Europe's longest coronavirus lockdown. | Video

Masked and standing apart, the world tiptoes out of lockdown

May 05 2020

ROME/WASHINGTON Italy and the United States were among a slew of countries tentatively easing coronavirus lockdowns on Monday to revive economies as global deaths surpassed a quarter of a million. | Video

WRAPUP 3-Masked and standing apart, the world creeps out of lockdown

May 04 2020

* In Italy 4.5 mln return to work after Europe's longest lockdown

Corona-Auflagen von Athen bis Lagos gelockert - Vorsicht bleibt

May 04 2020

Rom/New York Während Deutschland seinen weiteren Öffnungskurs nach den wochenlangen Coronavirus-Beschränkungen absteckt, lockern auch viele andere Staaten ihre Linie - allen voran Italien.

FOKUS 1-Corona-Auflagen von Athen bis Lagos gelockert - Vorsicht bleibt

May 04 2020

Rom/New York, 04. Mai Während Deutschland seinen weiteren Öffnungskurs nach den wochenlangen Coronavirus-Beschränkungen absteckt, lockern auch viele andere Staaten ihre Linie - allen voran Italien. Das besonders stark von der Krise betroffene Land ging am Montag nach zwei Monaten strikter Kontaktsperren einen ersten Schritt Richtung Normalität: Etwa 4,5 Millionen Menschen nahmen die Arbeit wieder auf. Fabriken dürfen zunächst die wichtigsten Produktionszweige wieder hochzufahren.

Italian prime minister apologises over long welfare delays

May 01 2020

ROME Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte apologised on Friday to millions of struggling Italians who have yet to receive long-promised financial aid meant to help them get through the coronavirus crisis.

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