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News Construction Government General
March 21, 2019  

Italy to join China’s Belt and Road initiative over US worry

Italy’s signature would be considered a major legitimation of the project that envisions overland and maritime routes connecting China with Europe.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 29, 2018  

As GM cuts in US, Fiat Chrysler invests in Italian plants [UPDATED]

The all-electric 500 will be built in Mirafiori, in Turin, while the Alfa Romeo SUV will be built in Pomigliano, near Naples, along with the Panda.

News Food & Beverage General
October 18, 2018  

As Canada legalizes pot, other countries likely to follow

Canada is the second country in the world to legalize cannabis, but others could join us very soon.

News Construction Manufacturing General
August 16, 2018  

Italy collapse points to difficulties with aging bridges

Factors could include wear from weather, more traffic than the bridge was originally built to sustain.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
July 23, 2018  

Fiat Chrysler is shaken without visionary CEO behind wheel

Marchionne steps down early because of severe health problems. Jeep executive Mike Manley is taking over.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 30, 2017  

Trudeau touts benefits of global trade in speech to Italian lawmakers

CETA an example of an agreement creates jobs and ensures more people benefit from economic growth.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Operations Sustainability
August 31, 2015  

Italian energy firm says it’s found “supergiant” gas field

Eni says the discovery would satisfy Egypt’s natural gas demands “for decades.”

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 6, 2015  

Italy’s Bank of China money laundering trial in March

Milan branch implicated in smuggling more than half of $5 billion to China.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 22, 2015  

Italy indicting Bank of China for money laundering

Of the 297 suspects, four are senior managers of the Chinese state bank’s branch in Milan.

News Metals Operations
September 9, 2013  

CBSA investigates steel plate dumping following Essar complaint

Alleges Canadian production of hot-rolled carbon and high-strength low-alloy steel plate product is harmed.

News Business Operations
March 28, 2013  

OECD says world economy beginning to rebound

Canadian growth lagging behind several G7 countries, including the US, Japan Germany.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
January 18, 2013  

Fiat, Mazda to design roadster based on iconic MX 5

Cars will be based on the same platform, but will feature different styling and engines.

News Aerospace Energy Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
October 9, 2012  

Made in Italy

Manufacturing success despite economic turmoil

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Production Technology
September 24, 2012  

Fiat confirms it will remain in Italy

Automaker will refocus its Italian plants on exports.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Production Technology
September 19, 2012  

Fiat to address Italy plant closures this weekend

Marchionne says there’s no plan to move the automaker from Italy, but it will review investments and slow down new car rollouts.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
September 17, 2012  

Italy calls on Fiat to clarify expansion plans

Italy’s economic development minister says the automaker has a responsibility to reveal plans to its workers.

News Business Operations
August 30, 2012  

Wen meets Merkel: calls for action on EU debt

Expressing alarm at Europe’s debt problems, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao called on Greece, Spain and Italy to embrace budget cuts and get their finances in order after meeting today with visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Tech Centre Energy Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
June 8, 2012  

PLANT takes on Italy: complete coverage

In case you missed anything, find all of PLANT’s Italian coverage here.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
May 25, 2012  

PLANT takes on Novamont

Italian bio-plastics developer has made a splash in Canada thanks to Brampton’s Ralston.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
May 24, 2012  

PLANT takes on Centro Ricerche Fiat [VIDEO]

A look inside the facility responsible for the super-cool Fiat 500, among other things.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
May 18, 2012  

PLANT takes on SAES Getters Spa. [VIDEO]

$116 million in lost business wasn’t enough to stop this uber-innovator.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
May 17, 2012  

PLANT takes on Lamiera [PHOTOS + VIDEO]

Insights into value-added as a competitive edge and Lamiera show coverage

Tech Centre Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production
May 16, 2012  

PLANT takes on Museo Ferrari [PHOTO GALLERY]

A little eye candy from Ferrari in Maranello, Italy.

Tech Centre Business Operations Operations Production Technology
May 10, 2012  

PLANT takes on Milan: Day 2

Expansive FieraMilano showcases FluidTrans, Plast 2012 and Xylexpo trade shows.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
May 9, 2012  

PLANT takes on Milan: Day 1

Italian OEMs are driven by exports, innovation and value-added.