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The re-election of Italy's president has raised the prospect of an end to the stalemate that followed the general election, with a move to form a government foreseen within days.
Buoyed by new opinion polls showing a lead for his center-right coalition, Berlusconi said on Friday Italy must return to the polls quickly unless the center left agrees to govern with him.
A new Italian government is still a long way off and the country may be headed for fresh elections, a senior official of Silvio Berlusconi's center-right party said.
Italian parties reacted skeptically on Friday to center-left leader Pier Luigi Bersani's call for a government backed by all political forces, complicating efforts to end the stalemate left by last month's election.
Milan court doctors ruled on Saturday that Silvio Berlusconi was able to attend a tax fraud appeal, rejecting the former prime minister's complaint that an eye condition prevented him leaving hospital.
An Italian court sentenced Silvio Berlusconi on Thursday to one year in jail over the publication by his newspaper of a transcript of a leaked wiretap.
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is under investigation on suspicion of bribing a senator to change sides in parliament, deepening the legal troubles of one of the key players in the country's post-election deadlock.
A dramatic anti-austerity vote leaves Italy lying outside the fortress the European Central Bank constructed around the euro zone last September.
Alberto Martinelli, professor of Political Science at Universita' La Statale, tells CNBC there is no majority possible in Italy even with Mario Monti.
Alberto Mingardi, director general at the Bruno Leoni Institute, tells CNBC that Italians voted against un-credible policy proposals and went for the entertainment.
After an election that left no party with a clear majority, Steve Sedgwick asks what is next for Italy.
The Italian election is likely to be inconclusive and require another round, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. Discussing the election's impact on the markets, with Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital CEO and Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington.
There is a possibility of a new round of elections in Italy, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the outcome from Italy's election could have big implications for Europe's economic future.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest election results from Italy, as votes continue to be counted.
Hopes of a victory for a pro-reform Italian government helped fuel a stock market rally and support government bonds on Monday in the final stages of voting in the general election.
Silvio Berlusconi's resurgence and the rise of a foul-mouthed populist comedian have thrown Italy's weekend election wide open, with deep uncertainty over whether the poll can produce a positive outcome.
Christian Schulz, senior economist at Berenberg Bank, tells CNBC that the upcoming Italian elections, particularly the prospect of Silvio Berlusconi returning to power, are weighing on the markets.
Financial markets remain keenly focused on Italy's ability to control its public finances and pursue reforms to lift its stagnant economy, Ignazio Visco said on Saturday.
Italy's former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi announced his "last great electoral and political battle" on Sunday.