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Italy's new leader pledges radical changes in 100 days

25.02.14 @ 08:43

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Italian PM Matteo Renzi Tuesday won his first confidence vote in the upper house by 169 votes to 139. He promised to overhaul the electoral system and reform tax and labour laws within his first 100 days in office. Renzi's new cabinet is largely formed of people unknown outside Italy.

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