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Berlusconi's AC Milan sale being investigated by Italian authorities

According to a report by Bloomberg, backed up by Reuters, Italian financial police have begun informally investigating the sale of AC Milan by Silvio Berlusconi to a pair of Chinese businessmen, including Yonghong Li. 203 more words

Serie A

Milan, ecco perché i veleni elettorali e giudiziari rischiano di far fallire il rifinanziamento

Ps: un ultimo accenno, da vecchio osservatore delle vicende finanziarie (e politiche) di questo Paese. L’articolo sul New York Times su Mr Li con dubbi sulla provenienza dei soldi, l’attacco dei 5 Stelle che in Parlamento chiede lumi sulla proprietà del Milan, il ritorno di Silvio Berlusconi in politica con buone possibilità di essere addirittura ago della bilancia nelle prossime elezioni politiche. 626 more words

Finance

'Bunga Bunga' Berlusconi backs Catherine Deneuve on male courtship

ROME — Italian ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi, known for his “bunga bunga” parties and fondness for younger women, is praising Catherine Deneuve for warning against a courtship backlash following the swell of sexual misconduct allegations against prominent men. 211 more words

World

Silvio Berlusconi Backs Catherine Deneuve Over Controversial #MeToo Comments

Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has waded into the Hollywood sexual assault scandal – backing Catherine Deneuve’s view that men should be “free to hit on” women. 241 more words

Breaking News

Petty Corruption, Grand Corruption, and the Politics of Absolution

My post last month offered some reflections on Professor Giovanni Orsina’s interesting observations, at last September’s Populist Plutocrats conference, about how the wide-ranging Clean Hands ( 1,019 more words

Commentary

A quick guide to Italy's upcoming general election

After momentous, close-run elections in Germany, France, and the UK this year, Europe will face another nail-biting vote early next year in Italy, the region’s fourth-largest economy. 466 more words