Publish button
Login to download. Need an ID and password? Register now!
UE: Deuda italiana fuera de control infographic
Responsive button

Italy enfrenta posibles sanciones financieras

Graphic News

June 19, 2019 -- La Comisión Europea dice que Italia está violando las normas de la UE por su deuda creciente, iniciando un proceso que podría llevar a sanciones financieras. La deuda italiana creció a 132,2 por ciento de su PIB en 2018, situándose como la segunda después de Grecia que tuvo un rescate de la UE.

If the Economic and Financial Committee agree with the European Commission’s findings, that Italy is breaching EU rules over its mounting debt, disciplinary proceedings will likely begin.

Italy escaped disciplinary action in 2018, when it reached an agreement with the commission over its 2019 budget.

Recently revealed official data shows Italy’s debt grew to 132.2% of GDP in 2018, the largest ratio in the EU after bailed-out Greece. EU forecasts suggest it will only increase over the next two years, despite EU rules that say it must lower.

NEW GRAPHIC NEWS - a new website for a new era.

28 years ago — April 2, 1991 — the original Graphic News launched using a precursor to today’s websites that used email technology. These enabled infographics to be delivered electronically around the world over telephone lines. What was possible was very limited - It took 10 minutes for a 100K file to download.

Since then delivery speeds and website technology have moved on. The new website will offer the best online experience possible now, adding many new features (and offering new opportunities for the future), but still enabling existing users to select and download infographics and enjoy the distinct brand of visual journalism that is Graphic News.

Over the coming weeks I will give further information. Please contact me if you have any questions. Fiona Roberts, froberts @