Alitalia: in January the call for bids
Rome, Italy - These the times announced by the Minister Bianchi
(WAPA) - According to the Italian Transport Minister Alessandro Bianchi, within this week it will happen the advisor's choice, while the call for bids' formulation will request a couple of weeks, so it should be ready in January.
Yesterday, Piaggio's president, Roberto Colaninno, should meet in Palazzo Chigi, the Italian Premier Romano Prodi. Colanino should be indicated among the possible suitor for the airline's buyout. While the IATA Chief Executive, Giovanni Bisignani, cooled the perspectives of the possible international alliances.
Bianchi remarked his preference for an aggregation of Italian carriers, also if this hypothesis had not a lot of support into the Government, and incurred in the Anti-Trust's doubts. (Avionews)