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Voith Hydro to upgrade Italian hydropower plants

EBR Staff Writer Published 21 April 2015 Voith Hydro has received a contract to modernize three hydro power facilities in Italy. Under a €16m contract signed with ACEA, Voith Hydro will modernize the Alessandro Volta plant in Castel Madama, Rome province, …
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This Week In Houston Food Blogs: Independent Italian Food In Conroe

Listen up. There’s non-chain dining in Conroe. No, really, we read about a place called Vero’s Italian Kitchen at the “I Chew And Review” blog. However, take heed of the disclaimer from the post: Now let’s have a little chat about …
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Italian prosecutors charge Tunisian captain with reckless homicide in Mediterranean migrant disaster

Italian prosecutors on Tuesday began building their case against the traffickers responsible for the drowning of as many as 950 migrants in the Mediterranean, as European Union leaders mulled a new plan to undermine smugglers’ finances and their most …

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Liverpool star 'being monitored by Italian giants Juve'

Raheem Sterling’s future at Liverpool continues to be talked about (Picture: AP) Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling is reportedly being monitored by Italian giants Juventus ahead of a potential summer transfer. According to The Mail, the Serie A outfit want …
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Arrested Tunisian migrant smuggler rammed rescue ship, Italy says

Arrested Tunisian migrant smuggler rammed rescue ship, Italy says (56 mins ago) Prosecutors in Sicily, Italy, say two actions are suspected to have caused a vessel carrying migrants to capsize in what is thought to be the Mediterranean’s worst human …
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Europe News

The ONE Group Continues European Expansion with STK to Open May 11, 2015

The ONE Group Continues European Expansion with STK to Open May 11, 2015 The ONE Group Hospitality, Inc. (“The ONE Group”) (OTCQB:STKS), today announced that a second European STK location will open May 11, 2015 at the new ME Milan Il Duca hotel. The ME …
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Booking.com will no longer require European hotels to offer it better room prices

Europe’s largest hotel reservation site Booking.com has settled antitrust cases against it in Sweden, Italy and France over contractual clauses it used to oblige hotels to offer it the same room prices as competitors, or better. The three competition …
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European Stocks Rise After Strong Earnings Reports

European stocks rose broadly on Tuesday as upbeat earnings reports and expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve could hold off longer on raising interest rates helped offset renewed worries over Greece. Stocks pared some early gains after a survey …

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Captain, crew member arrested in Mediterranean migrant ship disaster; EU leaders plan to ‘destroy’ smuggler boats 

CATANIA, Sicily — Italian prosecutors on Tuesday began building their case against the traffickers responsible for the drowning of as many as 950 migrants in the Mediterranean, as European Union leaders mulled a new plan to undermine smugglers’ …

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Gazprom Should Settle European Commission Antitrust Case - Scholar

Business 06:59 21.04.2015(updated 13:47 21.04.2015) Get short URL 46615 WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The main charges facing Gazprom include attempting to split up the European energy market, by denying the resale of gas between EU countries, and denying third …
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US News

New Israel Fund critics see BDS lawsuits in wake of Israeli Supreme Court ruling

Lawsuits may soon be coming. A stunning new Israeli Supreme Court decision has upheld most of a 2011 Israeli law enabling civil recovery actions against those that proliferate Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against Israeli individuals, companies …
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Person arrested for attempting to jump White House fence

The Secret Service has arrested a person for attempting to scale the White House fence. The agency says the incident happened at 10:25 p.m. Sunday. Its statement says “this individual was immediately arrested by USSS Uniformed Division Officers,” and says …
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Federal Register: Acceptance of Medical Device Clinical Data From Studies Conducted Outside the United States; Draft Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff; Availability

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Mohamed bin Zayed meets US Defence Secretary

(MENAFN – Emirates News Agency (WAM)) His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces met today with US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter. They discussed relations of …
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Man who scaled fence at White House out of jail

WASHINGTON — A California man accused of climbing over a White House fence was released from jail yesterday after appearing in Superior Court in Washington. Secret Service officers said they arrested 54-year-old Jerome R. Hunt of Sacramento about 10:25 p. …
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Italian Business News

Commitments offered by Booking.com: closed the investigation in Italy, France and Sweden

PRESS RELEASE COMMITMENTS OFFERED BY BOOKING.COM: CLOSED THE INVESTIGATION IN ITALY, FRANCE AND SWEDEN On 21 April 2015, the Italian Competition Authority has rendered legally binding the commitments offered by Priceline Group’s companies Booking.com …
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To stabilize Libya is key to address migrant crisis, Italian experts say

How to address the migrant crisis was at the center of Italian debate on Monday, a day after hundreds of people were feared to have drowned over the weekend while attempting the Mediterranean Sea crossing. As a coast guard vessel arrived in Malta carrying …
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Morning business news - April 21

Ornua – until recently the Irish Dairy Board – has reported profit before tax for last year of £28.1m, up 23% on the year before. Turnover at Ireland’s biggest exporter of dairy products, and owner of Kerrygold was 10% higher at €2.34 billion. Over …

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Trading Places: An Italian’s enthusiasm for Ireland comes pouring through

Andrea Dessi, team leader at Tableau Software, tells us why he chose Ireland as a place to live and work, and why he’s in the best role of his career. Where are you from? I am from Sardinia (Italy), a beautiful island standing in the middle of the …
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Libyan migrant boat sinking: Eritrean woman tells of Libya to Italy boat journey

Updated April 21, 2015 15:04:07 An Eritrean woman who made the perilous boat journey from Libya to Italy has called on the United Nations to tackle African dictatorships to stop people from putting their lives at risk. Hundreds of migrants died on Sunday …
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Sports News

Football transfer rumours: Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling to Juventus?

Gather round, children, gather round as the Mill is older than you think and wants your company on a journey back to a simpler time in English football. The year is 1996 and Arsène Wenger is speaking on an oversized mobile phone from a Japanese hotel room …
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Aston Villa star drops hint about his future at the club

The Dutch centre-back has suggested that he would be open to extending his deal with the club after experiencing life under Tim Sherwood. Aston Villa defender Ron Vlaar has hinted to the Telegraph that he could still sign a new deal with the club. Vlaar, …
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Villa beat Liverpool to secure FA Cup final place

For Liverpool, the semifinal loss was another low point in a season that will end trophyless. The final Champions League qualification spot appears increasingly unobtainable, with Manchester City consolidating fourth place with a victory over West Ham on …

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Palmer: Four UCL talking points

The Champions League quarterfinals get underway again with Bayern Munich and Real Madrid under pressure to succeed. Pep and Carlos dare not fail With the club strolling to the Bundesliga title, the Champions League was always likely to be used as a gauge …
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Liverpool urgently need reinforcements for next season... Could Memphis Depay, Petr Cech and James Milner arrive at Anfield? 

Liverpool need new faces in the summer after an underwhelming campaign Danny Ings and James Milner could join when their contracts expire Memphis Depay, Petr Cech and Asier Illarramendi also linked to Anfield  By Simon Jones for MailOnline Published: 05: …
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