Fitch slashes virus-hit Italy's credit rating to just above junk

Rating agency Fitch cut Italy’s credit rating to “BBB-minus” on Tuesday, just one notch above junk, saying the downgrade reflects the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the euro… .

2020-04-29 08:14:00

Italy wants to reopen but businesses ask: where's the money?

When the COVID-19 pandemic forced Roberto Ferraro to shut the patisserie he runs in Amelia, a scenic hilltop town in central Italy, he had just rented out a new site to increase pr… .

2020-04-28 09:12:00

Foreign ministers of Turkey, Italy discuss coronavirus

Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu and his Italian counterpart Luigi Di Maio on Monday discussed measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus, according to diplomatic sources.

In… .

2020-04-27 13:42:00

Australia, Italy to track coronavirus patients via app

Australians were strongly urged to sign up for a controversial mobile phone app that will track their movements, as officials warned on Friday that public life could be constrained… .

2020-04-17 07:31:00

Pentagon lauds Turkey’s medical aid to Italy, Spain

The United States Pentagon Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for European and NATO Policy Michael Ryan on Thursday lauded Turkey’s delivery of medical supplies to Spain and Ita… .

2020-04-10 08:24:00

France seizes millions of masks, gloves intended for Spain and Italy

France has seized millions of face masks and gloves meant to be shipped to Spain and Italy to help fight the spread of the coronavirus in those countries, Swiss health care company… .

2020-04-03 13:59:00

Fact-checking service by Facebook launches on WhatsApp in Italy to curb COVID-19 fake news

Facebook Inc. launched a service in Italy to check the accuracy of information on coronavirus circulating on its messaging platform WhatsApp, the United States tech firm said on Th… .

2020-04-02 18:26:00

Turkey mourns alongside Italy, Spain over COVID-19 deaths

Turkey sent condolences to Spain and Italy over their record number of deaths due to COVID-19, the infection that has spread to 180 countries in over three months.

President Recep… .

2020-04-02 17:20:00

EU rapporteur, Italy, Spain thank Turkey for medical aid, solidarity

Officials from Italy and Spain, and European Union Turkey rapporteur Nacho Sanchez Amor thanked Turkey and the Turkish people for their solidarity in combatting COVID-19. Turkey on… .

2020-04-02 08:52:00

Turkey, Italy joint venture automaker Tofaş suspends production, to continue with health equipment

Tofaş, a joint venture of Turkey’s Koç Holding and Italy’s Fiat Chrysler, announced Tuesday that it will suspend production as of Friday evening due to the coronavirus-caus… .

2020-04-01 10:38:00