Now Reading:

Pump action shuts Italy's forecourts


Pump action shuts Italy's forecourts

Filling stations in Italy have stopped pumping fuel in a strike that will deprive motorists of petrol and diesel until Friday morning.

Station managers argue that government policies favour the big oil-companies at the expense of smaller distributors.

Talks between retailers and the Industry Ministry broke down on Monday.

Every story can be told in many ways: see the perspectives from Euronews journalists in our other language teams.


Egypt tourism revival hit by political troubles