Italy PM Monti says following Finmeccanica case closely


Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti said he was closely watching the growing corruption scandal at Finmeccanica SpA and had ordered ministers to ensure the state-controlled aerospace group was taking action to resolve the issue.

“Prime Minister Mario Monti is following developments of the situation at Finmeccanica SpA with attention and expects a rapid and responsible solution,” the prime minister’s office said in a statement, Reuters reports.