Italy: Watchdog launches investigation into Google over online gambling offers

INVESTIGATION: Has Goggle breached ban on online gambling ads? CREDIT: Pikist Google is being investigated to determine whether or not it is flouting Italy’s ban on gambling ads. THE country’s communications authority AgCom launched an inquiry into Google Inc, Google Ireland Limited and Google Italy over advertisements for foreign gambling operators that appear in Google […]

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Mojacar mourns loss of well-known local businessman

SUCCESSFUL RESTAURATEUR: Ilario Rigolin owned a hugely popular Mojacar Playa pizzeria and was an important figure in the local community CREDIT: Ilario Imperial Facebook MOJACAR is mourning the tragic loss of well-known Italian businessman and owner of the Pizzeria Ilario Imperial, Ilario Rigolin. The 70-year old restaurateur passed away on Tuesday at the La Inmaculada […]

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Italy and Spain have a Negative Balance Within the Eurozone

Christine Lagarde President of ECB Credit: Twitter THE European Central Bank (ECB) operates what it calls a Target 2 account is its settlement system which balances transfers between the Central Banks of Eurozone member countries. Strong economies such as Germany and Holland have positive balances with money owed by weaker countries such as Spain and […]

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Italy Closes Nightclubs and Makes Masks Compulsory Outdoors

Italy closes nightclubs as coronavirus cases rise among young people. image: Twitter Italy closes nightclubs and makes masks compulsory outdoors as cases spike – mainly in young people. SIMILAR to Spain, Italy has closed nightclubs and made face masks compulsory outdoors after a spike in coronavirus cases among young people. New measures introduced to stop […]

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All Arrivals to Northern Italy from Spain, Greece and Malta will Require Coronavirus Tests from Today

From Today arrivals into Northern Italy will be required to quarantine for 14 days. image: Twitter Italy has tightened up its controls on travellers and has joined the long list of countries in the Schengen area that apply major restrictions or vetoes to tourism in Spain. THE Emilia Romagna region, in the north, will request […]

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Eight Corrupt Italian Police Officers Arrested for Abuse of Power

A POLICE station in northern Italy was so corrupt that the officers bragged to locals about the rewards of criminal behaviour! The corrupt police turned the station into a brothel and drug-dealing den where suspects were brutally tortured into admitting crimes – some they did not even have any knowledge of! The Charges The eight […]

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Italy’s Amalfi Coast struggles without American tourists

Italy’s Amalfi Coast struggles without American tourists

Popular summer holiday destination the Amalfi Coast is suffering from Italy’s continuing travel restrictions. The picturesque towns of Positano and Amalfi are usually buzzing with visitors during the summer months, but this year the streets and hotels lie empty. The area is particularly popular with visitors from the USA, but the EU’s current travel restrictions […]

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Hints at Retirement after Milan Victory

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Hints at Retirement after Milan Victory

The 38-year-old striker hinted at retirement after AC Milan’s comeback win against Juventus last night. Zlatan Ibrahimovic has suggested he could retire at the end of the season,  the Swedish forward spoke after Milan’s comeback win over Serie A leaders Juventus on Tuesday night and hinted that he would make an announcement soon. Ibrahimovic joined […]

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