Italy Archive

April 2014 crude steel production for the 65 countries reporting to worldsteel

Brussels, 21 May 2014 – World crude steel production for the 65 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 137 million tonnes (Mt) in April 2014, an increase of 1.7% compared to April 2013. China’s crude steel production for April 2014 was 68.8 Mt, up by 2.1% compared to April 2013. Elsewhere in

Optimism takes hold: Results of GfK Consumer Climate Europe for the first quarter of 2014

Nuremberg, 23 April 2014 – The economy in the European Union (EU) states is beginning to grow again. Consumers are hoping that the economic crisis will at last be over this year. The Consumer Climate index for the EU clearly reflects this trend and gained a total of 0.8 points in the first quarter of

Goa Tourism witnesses most successful edition of Goa International Travel Mart (GITM)

~The event recorded over 1,200 footfalls across two days. 100 international buyers from 28 countries and 250 hosted buyers from India were present at the event ~Around 8,000 appointments were successfully conducted for the travel-trade ~ Awards were conferred by Goa Tourism for the Best Designed Stalls. Winners included Maharashtra Tourism and Karnataka Tourism among


Showcasing LG’s Superb Picture Quality TVs, High Efficiency Appliance in Italy VENICE, Mar. 19, 2014 ― Under its new brand theme, It’s All Possible, LG Electronics (LG) showcased its most comprehensive product lineup for European consumers at the 2014 LG Innovative Festival (InnoFest) roadshow, held in Venice, Italy this week. With a variety of differentiated

Vienna 2 Initiative Draws Attention to Weak Credit Growth and Special Challenges for South Eastern Europe

The Vienna 2 Initiative Full Forum met in Brussels on October 21-22, 2013. It assessed recent trends in deleveraging, credit provision, and non-performing loans (NPLs) in the banking sectors of Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe (CESEE). It discussed the impact of the recently proposed Single Resolution Mechanism for a European banking union on CESEE.

Hope of an end to the crisis: Findings of the GfK Consumer Climate Europe study for the third quarter of 2013

Nuremberg, 21 October 2013 – Hope is spreading throughout Europe that the worst of the crisis has been overcome and that the economy is gradually beginning to recover. A number of countries registered considerable growth in some areas in the second quarter, while the downward trend at least slowed down significantly in others. These are

Alliance and PAYMILL team up in Italy

Munich, 19th of September 2013: PAYMILL, the innovative payment service provider in Europe, starts its cooperation with “Alliance”, Italy’s most exciting internet incubator association, today. Start-Up Alliance, which puts the internet incubators H-Farm, Boox and Nana Bianca under its umbrella, supports more than 68 Start-Ups in Italy financially and practically. Furthermore, Alliance has created an

Siemens to install secondary dedusting systems in Ilva sinter plants in Italy

  • Dust emissions will fall to less than 10 milligrams per standard cubic meter • Cleaning capacity will be 1.5 million actual cubic meters per hour • Commissioning scheduled for the beginning of 2014 Siemens Metals Technologies has received an order from Ilva S.p.A to equip the company’s two sinter plants at its Taranto

3rd Edition of Expo Riva Schuh India 2013 to be held from July 4-6

Over 200 renowned global leather products-makers to exhibit their products in Expo Riva Schuh India 2013 First time participation from Spain and Germany New Delhi June 25,2013: Expo Riva Schuh India, a platform that showcases footwear and leather accessories is back with its 3rd edition from 4th to 6th July at the Pragati Maidan Exhibition Centre of

Outokumpu comments on the Terni divestment process

In accordance with the commitments given to the European Commission in the context of the merger with Inoxum, Outokumpu continues to pursue the divestment of AST (Acciai Speciali Terni) stainless steel operations in Terni, Italy. In a challenging environment for the European stainless industry Outokumpu has maintained an active dialogue with the European Commission, the