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    1. March 30, 2015

      Yoox and Net-a-Porter confirm merger talks

      Online luxury retailers Yoox and Net-a-Porter are closing in on a deal to merge their operations, in the latest sign of...

    2. March 27, 2015

      The fine art of retail

      An aesthetic war is being waged in stores, with fashion’s leading luxury brands battling to lure and seduce consumers with...

    1. March 22, 2015

      CNCC closes in on Pirelli takeover

      China National Chemical Corporation has reached an agreement with the controlling shareholders of tyremaker Pirelli with the...

    2. March 20, 2015

      Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana

      Not for the first time, Italian fashion duo Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana find themselves at the centre of a media...

    3. March 19, 2015

      Ryanair in U-turn on plans for transatlantic airline

      Ryanair admitted on Thursday it had made a mistake in stating that its board had approved plans to start a transatlantic...

    4. March 13, 2015

      Eni to cut dividend and suspend share buyback

      Eni, the Italian oil major, on Friday became the first of the world’s biggest energy companies to cut its dividend after a...

    5. March 4, 2015

      Dries Van Noten — Paris Fashion Week AW15 show report

      And so to Paris, and a tiny shift in sartorial perspective as the fashion press commences the last circuit of the autumnal...

    6. beyondbrics

      March 2, 2015

      India's slum tailors to the rich and famous

      Gulzar Ahmed is one small link in the human bridge between Dharavi, one of India’s largest shanty towns, and the fashion...

    7. March 1, 2015

      Marni — Milan Fashion Week AW15 show report

      Quilting has been a consistent theme in Milan: it appeared in softest dressing-gown silks at MaxMara, printed suedes at...

    8. March 1, 2015

      Emilio Pucci — Milan Fashion Week AW15 show report

      Just when you think there might be an absence of old-school va-va-voom in Milan two collections deliver a sledgehammer blow...

    9. March 1, 2015

      Bottega Veneta — Milan Fashion Week AW15 show report

      Kering chief executive François-Henri Pinault was seated front row to applaud Bottega Veneta designer Tomas Maier’s...

    10. FT Photo Diary

      February 26, 2015

      If the cap fits ...

      A guest wearing a Moschino cap leaves after the unveiling of the Max Mara women’s autumn-winter 2015-16 collection in Milan ...

    11. February 24, 2015

      Benetton family receives bids for World Duty Free

      Italy’s Benetton family, the majority owners of World Duty Free, has received several offers for their majority stake in the...

    12. February 22, 2015

      Tough Asia conditions take toll on Prada

      Sales at Italian luxury group Prada fell in 2014 as market conditions in Asia gradually deteriorated in the second half of...

    13. February 16, 2015

      Fortress Ferrero resists bankers’ siege

      The drive from Milan’s financial centre to Alba, the headquarters of the Ferrero group, takes just two hours. But the two...

    14. February 15, 2015

      The $100m man’s guide to Brazilian graft

      One October night in 2011 in Milan, Italy, a group of four Brazilian businessmen linked to Petrobras, Brazil’s state-owned...

    15. February 9, 2015

      Czech president Milos Zeman in war of words over Russia stance

      When European leaders pleaded with Vladimir Putin to end the conflict in Ukraine at a conference in Milan last October,...

    16. January 23, 2015

      Look sharp! Milan menswear report

      There are two ways to view the Milan menswear shows for autumn/winter 2015: the drama, or the clothes. Let’s focus on what...

    17. January 18, 2015

      Milan Fashion Week: Menswear report 1

      Land in Milan and it is suddenly all about brands. For autumn/winter 2015, Dolce & Gabbana sent out their best menswear show...

    18. January 14, 2015

      Fears of bubble rise as property investment volumes hit record

      Investors’ fears of a property market bubble are rising as a search for yield pushes record volumes of cash into real estate...

    19. January 12, 2015

      Soup kitchen struggles to provide for Milanese poor

      A little girl, no more than two years old, sits in her pink pushchair at the front of the queue at Pane Quotidiano, a...

    20. December 30, 2014

      Mario Sironi 1885-1961, Il Complesso del Vittoriano, Rome — review

      Today, the name of Mario Sironi (1885-1961) is barely known outside Italy. Even there, his reputation as an artist has been...

    21. December 28, 2014

      Patrizia Grieco: agent for change in Italy

      In corporate Italy’s monoculture of greying men in well-cut suits, Patrizia Grieco, the first woman to chair Italy’s largest...

    22. December 28, 2014

      Corporate Review: A year to forget

      Diary commentary from FT reporters; data and company announcements, unless otherwise stated, from Thomson Reuters. Company...

    23. December 12, 2014

      Aston Martin raising £150m for new models

      Aston Martin is preparing to raise fresh funds to fuel an ambitious move into new models – including a sport utility vehicle...

    24. December 12, 2014

      Italy hit by general strike against labour reforms

      Italy suffered widespread disruption to public services and transport on Friday as unions staged an eight-hour general...

    25. The World

      December 7, 2014

      A new slant on the meaning of global lobbying

      After a frenetic period of travel involving 10 separate trips overseas in the past three months, I am trying to catch my...

    26. December 7, 2014

      Car-loving Milanese asked to get out of their vehicles

      Italy is known for its people’s love of food, football and fast cars. But the city of Milan is asking residents to forgo one...

    27. December 5, 2014

      HK protests take shine off Prada numbers

      Italian fashion group Prada reported worse than expected third-quarter profits after being hit by the impact of the Hong...

    28. November 11, 2014

      UniCredit and Intesa see mixed results

      UniCredit and Intesa Sanpaolo, Italy’s two largest banks by assets, reported mixed third-quarter results, providing some...

    29. November 8, 2014

      Italian sovereign wealth fund buys 23% of Rocco Forte Hotels

      Sir Rocco Forte is giving up nearly a quarter of his luxury hotels business to Italian investors in return for a £60m...

    30. Business Blog

      November 5, 2014

      The expat dilemma: foreign postings fuel creativity but suck up cash

      Karl Lagerfeld (Getty Images) I have spent more than a third of my professional career living and working abroad, so you...

    31. November 2, 2014

      Entrepreneurs in step with a growing venture

      Milan has carved a name for itself as Italy’s fashion and design capital. Style is in the city’s DNA and even those with...

    32. beyondbrics

      October 28, 2014

      Ukraine elections: can Kiev win hearts and minds in Donbas?

      Ukraine’s new parliament will be pro-western, according to the preliminary results of Sunday’s vote. But those results also...

    33. October 27, 2014

      Italy rules out public money for banks that failed stress tests

      Matteo Renzi, the Italian prime minister, defended his country’s banking system after it emerged with the greatest...

    34. October 27, 2014

      European financial stocks feel stress of bank tests

      Banks set the pace at the top and bottom of Europe’s equities markets on Monday as investors got their first chance to react...

    35. October 17, 2014

      Putin’s nightcap with old pal Berlusconi dims focus on Ukraine

      The most hotly-anticipated event at a summit in Milan this week was a carefully-brokered meeting between Vladimir Putin and...

    36. FT Alphaville

      October 17, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Unfreezing Ukraine and the Bosnian endgame: The idea that Donetsk, the centre of...

    37. October 17, 2014

      Russian and Ukrainian presidents fail to reach breakthrough

      Vladimir Putin and Petro Poroshenko, the Russian and Ukrainian presidents, failed to reach a breakthrough to end the crisis...

    38. October 15, 2014

      Serbia rolls out red carpet for Putin with military parade

      Serbia will on Thursday roll out the red carpet for Russian president Vladimir Putin, greeting him with its first military...

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