Minister of Public Works (Italy)


Minister of Public Works (Italy)

The Ministry of Public Works was a ministry in the government of Italy dealing with all infrastructure matters, including roads, motorways, railways, ports, airports and other means of transport. It was set up in 1860 and first held by Stefano Jacini. It was suppressed in the Bassanini reforms of 199, enacted in 2001. It is now merged into the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport.



Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Minister of Public Works — may refer to: *Minister of Public Works (Canada) *Minister of Public Works (France) *Minister of Public Works (Italy) *Minister of Public Works (Manitoba) *Minister of Public Works (Spain) *Minister of Public Works (United Kingdom) …   Wikipedia

  • Public works minister — A minister of public works (also called public works minister) is a position in the governments of some countries responsible for dealing with public works matters. The position exists in many countries under several names: Minister of Public… …   Wikipedia

  • Italy of Values — Infobox Italian political party name english = Italy of Values leader = leader1 title = President leader1 name = Antonio Di Pietro leader2 title = Spokesman leader2 name = Leoluca Orlando leader3 title = Treasurer leader3 name = Silvana Mura… …   Wikipedia

  • Italy — • In ancient times Italy had several other names: it was called Saturnia, in honour of Saturn; Enotria, wine producing land; Ausonia, land of the Ausonians; Hesperia, land to the west (of Greece); Tyrrhenia, etc. The name Italy, which seems to… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Minister of Health (France) — Minister of Health and Solidarity is currently a cabinet position in the Government of France. The health portfolio oversees the healthcare public services and the health insurance part of the French Social Security. As French ministerial… …   Wikipedia

  • Italy — /it l ee/, n. a republic in S Europe, comprising a peninsula S of the Alps, and Sicily, Sardinia, Elba, and other smaller islands: a kingdom 1870 1946. 57,534,088; 116,294 sq. mi. (301,200 sq. km). Cap.: Rome. Italian, Italia. * * * Italy… …   Universalium

  • Public sector organisations in New Zealand — New Zealand This article is part of the series: Politics and government of New Zealand Constitution …   Wikipedia

  • ITALY — Jews have lived in Italy without interruption from the days of the Maccabees until the present, through a period of 21 centuries. Although they were never subjected to general expulsion, there were frequently partial ones. They often enjoyed good …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Italy — Italia redirects here. For other uses, see Italia (disambiguation). This article is about the republic. For other uses, see Italy (disambiguation). Italian Republic …   Wikipedia

  • public opinion — the collective opinion of many people on some issue, problem, etc., esp. as a guide to action, decision, or the like. [1560 70] * * * Introduction       an aggregate of the individual views, attitudes, and beliefs about a particular topic,… …   Universalium