[ROME] Italy confirmed on Monday its 2020 budget deficit target at 2.1 per cent of gross domestic product, a government source told Reuters on Monday following a cabinet meeting.

[BRUSSELS] The European Commission said on Wednesday that Italy's growing public debt broke EU rules, opening the way to a possible disciplinary procedure that would trigger a clash with Rome's...

[MILAN] Italy's populist government on Tuesday defiantly raised its 2019 budget deficit forecast to 2.4 per cent of GDP, incurring the risk of a new row with the EU over fiscal discipline.

[BRUSSELS] Italy on Thursday flatly dismissed the EU's more pessimistic outlook for the Italian economy as the IMF warned Rome should take steps to lower debt....

[COPENHAGEN] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Thursday countries with "weaker macroeconomic fundamentals" are at greater risk from rising global interest rates that put...