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  1. March 17, 2014

    Pirelli: spinning tyres

    Pirelli’s shareholder list is spinning as fast as one of its Formula One tyres. The latest arrival is Rosneft, the Russian...

  2. March 17, 2014

    Rosneft gains 13% of Pirelli for €500m

    Rosneft, Russia’s biggest oil producer, has paid around €500m to become the largest shareholder in Italian tyremaker Pirelli...

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    January 29, 2014

    Burning rubber, Pirelli edition

    Warning! Read the boiler plate here — Things are rarely straight-forward in corporate Italy, and what follows is no...

  2. November 29, 2013

    Pirelli calendar celebrates 50th anniversary

    The Italian tyre company Pirelli kicked off the A-list’s Christmas party season this year with a 50th anniversary...

  3. November 6, 2013

    Pirelli eyes potential Asian tie-ups

    Pirelli is in talks with potential Asian joint venture partners to expand in fast-growing developing markets, as part of a...

  4. July 17, 2013

    Milan court finds Provera guilty in Telecom Italia case

    Marco Tronchetti Provera, chairman of Pirelli, has been found guilty by a Milan court of receiving stolen information in a...

  5. June 5, 2013

    Marco Tronchetti Provera tightens grip on Pirelli

    Marco Tronchetti Provera, chairman of Pirelli and one of Italy’s most influential businessmen, has won support from Italian...

  6. November 21, 2012

    Pirelli looks to shorten chain of command

    Marco Tronchetti Provera, chairman and chief executive of Pirelli, has upped the ante in a public battle over governance at...

  7. November 13, 2012

    Pirelli chief trial for data theft claims

    Marco Tronchetti Provera, chairman and chief executive of tyremaker Pirelli , has been ordered to stand trial in Milan for...

  8. October 12, 2012

    Camfin investor row ends with bond issue

    Camfin, the indebted Italian holding company that owns 26 per cent of Italian tyre producer Pirelli, has sold a €150m...

  9. March 12, 2012

    Pirelli shares rise on improved outlook

    Pirelli, the world’s number five tyremaker by sales, increased its operating profit margin forecast for 2012, sending its...

  10. December 6, 2011

    Brazil’s consumers go to ground

    Marco Tronchetti Provera, chairman and chief executive of Italian tyre maker Pirelli, leaves no doubt about why companies...

  11. October 14, 2011

    Pirelli chief refocuses on emerging markets

    Pirelli, the Italian tyremaker, sees no immediate need to slow the pace of its overseas investments despite tough economic...

  12. June 9, 2011

    Pirelli gains traction with return to F1

    For Marco Tronchetti Provera, the paradox of the fast-wearing tyre is no laughing matter. The elegant and normally composed...

  13. February 23, 2011

    Friends in high places turn their back on Tripoli

    The violent crackdown by Muammer Gaddafi on the revolt against his 41-year rule has begun to trigger a retreat by prominent...

  14. November 4, 2010

    Pirelli to put €1.9bn into core tyre business

    Pirelli, the Italian tyremaker, says it plans to invest €1.9bn ($2.7bn) over the next five years in its core tyre business,...

  15. October 24, 2010

    Pirelli to set up Mexico base

    Italian tyremaker Pirelli is planning to announce a multimillion-dollar move into Mexico to set up a production base to...

  16. March 30, 2010

    Generali returns to the not so Holy Roman Empire

    Mediobanca has unanimously recommended Cesare Geronzi - its own head - as its choice for chairman of Assicurazioni Generali,...

  17. March 29, 2010

    Generali returns to the not so Holy Roman Empire

    Mediobanca has unanimously recommended Cesare Geronzi – its own head – as its choice for chairman of Assicurazioni Generali,...

  18. August 22, 2009

    Balearic blow-ins

    It was destination Formentera in the Balearic Islands by the end of the week for luxury yacht owners, including retailer...

  19. February 23, 2009

    Call for international think-tank to solve crisis

    One of Germany's most influential engineers has made an urgent plea to bring leading global industrialists, scientists and...

  20. February 22, 2009

    Call for global think-tank on crisis

    One of Germany’s most influential engineers has made an urgent plea to bring leading global industrialists, scientists and...

  21. February 20, 2009

    View from the Top - Marco Tronchetti Provera, Chief Executive of Pirelli

    Marco Tronchetti Provera is a grandee of Italian industry. The 61-year-old Pirelli chief executive is also the main...

  22. February 12, 2009

    Pirelli steps up restructuring

    Pirelli, the Italian tyre company, is to intensify a restructuring that began last year, as the global financial crisis...

  23. July 21, 2008

    Pirelli president cleared in spying probe

    Marco Tronchetti Provera, president of Pirelli, has been cleared by investigating magistrates of any wrong-doing in...

  24. July 20, 2008

    Pirelli president cleared in spy probe

    Pirelli, has been cleared by investigating magistrates of any wrong­doing in connection with a suspected spy ring inside...

  25. June 4, 2008

    TI chief has some tough calls to make

    Franco Bernabè has a hard sell. Telecom Italia is not expecting to grow in the coming year, and in the following two years...

  26. June 4, 2008

    TI chief has some tough calls to make

    Franco Bernabè has a hard sell. Telecom Italia is not expecting to grow in the coming year, and in the following two years...

  27. June 3, 2008

    TI chief has some tough calls to make

    Franco Bernabè has a hard sell. Telecom Italia is not expecting to grow in the coming year, and in the following two years...

  28. April 11, 2008

    Suits and shades at the ready

    Cynics tend to dismiss politicans who talk about “change” as old candidates dressed up in new clothes. Judging by the...

  29. March 2, 2008

    T Italia seeks clean break from aggressive past

    Telecom Italia ’s new management will this week seek to make a clean break from what it sees as an aggressive and arrogant...

  30. January 18, 2008

    Pirelli in talks to buy back tyre arm

    Pirelli said yesterday that it was still in talks and seeking an agreement over the possible buy-back of almost 40 per cent...

  31. December 4, 2007

    Tel Italia board approves new heads

    Telecom Italia's board yesterday approved the appointment of a new chairman and chief executive for the country's dominant...

  32. November 23, 2007

    Above the fray

    Marco Tronchetti Provera, the Pirelli chairman, should be commended for his studious neutrality in the appointment of a new...

  33. November 15, 2007

    Five characters in search of a TI chairman and CEO

    The Italian media have been gripped by events at Telecom Italia. Matters have become so absurd and contorted that they...

  34. November 15, 2007

    Five characters in search of a TI chairman and CEO

    The Italian media have been gripped by events at Telecom Italia. Matters have become so absurd and contorted that they...

  35. November 14, 2007

    Five characters in search of a TI chairman

    The Italian media have been gripped by events at Telecom Italia. Matters have become so absurd and contorted that they could...

  36. July 3, 2007

    The dream team that could reconnect Telecom Italia

    The fate of Telecom Italia is still being pulled this way and that by political intrigue and power games. But while the...

  37. May 9, 2007

    COMMUNICATIONS DIARY: Calmer waters for Telecom Italia?

    Telecom Italia has switched hands yet again. And probably for the better. Marco Tronchetti Provera, until recently the...

  38. May 1, 2007

    The new boy gatecrashing Italy's exclusive business salon

    Mediobanca has ruled over Italian investment banking for decades. Rather than venturing beyond its national borders, it...

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