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Italy's deputy PM says ArcelorMittal's new offer on Ilva not sufficient on labour

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Italy's deputy PM says ArcelorMittal's new offer on Ilva not sufficient on labour

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ROME (Reuters) - Italy's deputy prime minister said on Wednesday that new commitments made by steel giant ArcelorMittal <MT.AS> for its planned takeover of the Italian steelmaker Ilva were not sufficient on labour plans.

"On the labour plan I think we are still in a situation that is not satisfactory," Luigi Di Maio told reporters after meeting ArcelorMittal representatives in Rome.

He added however that the new commitments made by the Luxembourg-based company showed progress on environmental issues.

(Reporting by Francesco Guarascio)

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