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Calenda to be named new Italian industry minister

Tuesday 10 May 2016 | 09:47 CET | News
Italy's top European Union representative, Carlo Calenda, is to be appointed as the country's new industry minister this week, according to a statement released by the Ministry of Economic Development (MISE). Calenda, a former deputy industry minister and assistant to the president of Italy's business association Confindustria, will replace Federica Guidi, who resigned earlier this year over allegations of conflict of interest.

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