Bloomberg News

Italy Urged by Euro Leaders to Speed Measure to Boost Growth

October 26, 2011

Oct. 27 (Bloomberg) -- Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was urged to pursue an “ambitious timetable” to boost economic competitiveness, according to a draft statement from a summit of euro-area leaders in Brussels. Berlusconi should reduce debt, cut bureaucracy and liberalize closed professions, the draft said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Chiara Vasarri in Brussels at cvasarri@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: James Hertling at jhertling@bloomberg.net


We Almost Lost the Nasdaq
LIMITED-TIME OFFER SUBSCRIBE NOW

(enter your email)
(enter up to 5 email addresses, separated by commas)

Max 250 characters

 
blog comments powered by Disqus