Rome stumps up more Alitalia cash, extends sale deadline


Struggling Italian carrier Alitalia received a boost on Friday when Rome said it would add €300 million ($355 million) to a bridge loan package and extend its deadline for finding a buyer.

“The deadline for the procedùre of ceding assets belonging to Alitalia and other societies of the groùp … has been extended to April 30, 2018,” the government said in …