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Emilio Parodi

EU approval of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine delayed, sources say

11:10am EDT

BERLIN European Union approval of Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine will be delayed because a June 10 deadline to submit data was missed, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters, diminishing the shot's prospects in the EU's pandemic response.

EU approval of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine delayed, sources say

4:46am EDT

BERLIN, June 16 European Union approval of Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine will be delayed because a June 10 deadline to submit data was missed, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters, diminishing the shot's prospects in the EU's pandemic response.

Italian police target Booking.com for alleged tax evasion

Jun 10 2021

MILAN (Reuters) -Italy's tax police believe Booking.com evaded 153 million euros of value added tax (VAT) in connection with holiday rentals booked through its platform, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Thursday.

Italian police target Booking.com for alleged tax evasion

Jun 10 2021

MILAN, June 10 Italy's tax police believe Booking.com evaded 153 million euros of value added tax (VAT) in connection with holiday rentals booked through its platform, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Thursday.

WHO asks for re-checks of research on when coronavirus first surfaced in Italy

Jun 01 2021

MILAN (Reuters) -Samples from a study suggesting the coronavirus was circulating outside China by October 2019 have been re-tested at the World Health Organization's (WTO) request, two scientists who led the Italian research said.

WHO re-checks research on when coronavirus first surfaced in Italy

Jun 01 2021

MILAN, June 1 Samples from a study suggesting the coronavirus was circulating outside China by October 2019 have been re-tested at the World Health Organization's (WTO) request, two scientists who led the Italian research said.

Italy judge sends Bayer, Novartis to trial in drugs fraud probe: sources

Apr 27 2021

MILAN A Milan judge on Tuesday indicted the Italian units of Novartis and Bayer on charges of operating a scheme to cheat the regional public health service in Lombardy, legal and judicial sources said.

Italian prosecutors prepare possible charges based on Genoa bridge probe

Apr 22 2021

MILAN (Reuters) -Italian prosecutors are preparing possible charges against dozens of former employees of infrastructure group Atlantia after concluding an inquiry into a deadly motorway bridge collapse in 2018, a document filed by prosecutors on Thursday showed. | Video

Italian prosecutor accuses WHO of hindering COVID investigation

Apr 16 2021

MILAN An Italian prosecutor has accused the World Health Organization (WHO) of hindering efforts to investigate allegations that Italy failed to prepare adequately for the coronavirus pandemic.

Italian prosecutor accuses WHO of hindering COVID investigation

Apr 16 2021

MILAN, April 16 An Italian prosecutor has accused the World Health Organization (WHO) of hindering efforts to investigate allegations that Italy failed to prepare adequately for the coronavirus pandemic.

World News

Putin sees 'a lot of issues' at first summit with Biden

GENEVA (Reuters) -With deep disagreements likely and expectations of solving them low, U.S. President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin sat down in a lakeside Geneva villa on Wednesday for their first summit since Biden took office.