Matteo Renzi

  • Italian Referendum Fails to Restrict Offshore Drilling

    Italian Referendum Fails to Restrict Offshore Drilling

    Sunday, 17th April 2016
    Oil and gas producers in 26 areas offshore Italy will be able to drill until their fields run dry, after a referendum failed to draw enough voters to re-instate a deadline on the concessions.
  • Italy to Hold Referendum on Offshore Drilling

    Italy to Hold Referendum on Offshore Drilling

    Tuesday, 23rd February 2016
    Italy has set 17th April as the date for a referendum on the duration of offshore drilling for oil and gas in Italy. The Constitutional Court gave the green light to the decision welcomed by regional councils and environmental groups.
  • Ghana’s Opposition Calls for Review of ENI Oil&Gas Deal

    Ghana’s Opposition Calls for Review of ENI Oil&Gas Deal

    Wednesday, 3rd February 2016
    Ghana’s leading opposition, the New Patriotic Party (NPP), asked the Italian Prime Minister, Matteo Renzi, –during his two-day visit to the country– to review the terms of a deal between Italian oil company, ENI and the government of Ghana to ensure that both countries benefit fairly.