Prodi


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Prodi

(ˈprəʊdɪ)
n
(Biography) Romano (rəˈmɑːnəʊ). born 1939, Italian politician; prime minister (1996–98; 2006–08); president of the European Commission (1999–2004)
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No es facil para el que ha tenido la fortuna de conocerle escribir sobre Paolo Prodi ahora que ya no esta entre nosotros.
Bersani's promise to step down came after the man he backed, former premier Romano Prodi, fell well short of getting enough support in voting Friday.
Italy's main centre-left party chose former Prime Minister Romano Prodi as its presidential candidate on Friday, igniting a battle with Silvio Berlusconi's centre-right that increases the likelihood of a snap election in the summer.
TUNIS (TAP) - "Tunisia is a role model for countries undergoing revolutions," said on Monday Romano Prodi, Italy's former Prime Minister who is currently serving as United Nations Special Envoy for the Sahel.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced, on 9 October, the appointment of Romano Prodi as his special envoy for the Sahel.
| PARIS, Oct 10 (KUNA) - The French government on Wednesday said it welcomed the appointment of former Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi as new UN special envoy for the Sahel region, which is wracked by conflict and underdevelopment and threatened by radical groups like the Al Qaeda for an Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), which is installed in northern Mali.
Prodi is (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/299254.stm) described as a "mild-mannered, bespectacleda[bar]university professor" who "lacks popular charisma," who was nonetheless popular enough to become the leader of two political parties and to serve two terms as Prime Minister in the mid-90s and mid-00s.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Former Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi underlined Iran's strong influence on regional developments, and stressed that Tehran plays a leading role in the region.
The worst of Greece's financial crisis is over and other European nations won't follow in its path, said former European Commission President Romano Prodi.
October 6, 2009 (KHARTOUM) -- The Sudanese president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir received a phone call today from Italy's former Prime Minister Romano Prodi, Sudan state media reported.
ROME: Bahrain-based investment bank Investcorp yesterday held a high-profile event in Rome addressed by Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi.
Synopsis: Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi resigned last week, leaving Italy's political leaders to sort out what to do next.