Background information As some in the US see Goldman Sachs as acting as a springboard for banking executives with top political ambitions, in Italy it’s the other way round: from politics to banking. In Goldman, of course. From powerful cabinet secretary of Berlusconi Gianni Letta,
The Political Scenario Enrico Letta, 44, leads coalition government which is the Italian version of a grand coalition called larghe intese (broad agreements. After a hard-fought electoral campaign, the two main competitors (Partito Democratico of center l left) and Silvio Berlusconi’s Popolo della Libertà
Background information “RAI, Radio televisione italiana, starts its regular television broadcasting service today.” This was the first announcement broadcast live from the new studios of the Production Center in Corso Sempione in Milan, at 11:00am on January 3, 1954.