italy italy  /ˈɪ tə li/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD

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News

  1. Rugby-Italy's Castrogiovanni joins Toulon from Leicester

    PARIS, June 14 (Reuters) - Italy prop Martin Castrogiovanni has joined European champions Toulon from English side Leicester, the two clubs said on Friday. The 31-year-old, who was born in Argentina but has captained Italy, has played 146 matches in seven years with the Leicester Tigers, winning four English Premiership titles and the Player of the Year award in 2006-07. "He will be remembered ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Italy Says No More Fiscal Cuts

    A deeper-than-expected recession is hurting Italy's public finances but it can still keep the budget deficit below 3 percent.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CNBC

  3. Italy will "absolutely" meet 2013 deficit target - minister

    ROME (Reuters) - Italy will "absolutely" meet its pledge to European Union partners to keep its budget deficit below 3 percent of output this year, Economy Minister Fabrizio Saccomanni said on ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "We have witnessed it before in the past," he said. "Think about two years ago in Austria and Switzerland. We beat Italy and France and everybody already thought we would become European champions. But we didn't even survive the quarterfinals...
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Bert van Marwijk Source: The Associated Press

  2. "The contents of the plan that you know well foresees concentrating large investments in the country, to increase the number of cars produced in Italy and to see exports grow," Marchionne wrote in the four-page letter.
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Sergio Marchionne Source: The Associated Press

  3. The President also told reporters that, "Indicators suggest that a strengthening in economic activity took place during the spring. Recent industrial production data from Italy and France have also confounded fears of a Eurozone slowdown."
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Jean-Claude Trichet Source: FXstreet.com The Forex Market

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