The Veneto

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Crisi is the Italian word for "crisis" and the country has been living through political and economic upheaval for several years. It has meant hard times for Italy's family businesses serving a global marketplace. From the Veneto region north of Venice, Peter Day finds out how these distinctive Italian companies are hanging on.
Producer: Caroline Bayley.

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30 minutes

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Sun 13 Apr 2014 21:30

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Paulo Bordin 

Student Ca’ Foscari University



Guido Mantovani

Professor of banking and finance at Ca’ Foscari University



Guiseppe Milan

Director General, Unindustria, Treviso



Paulo Menuzzo

President, Came



Elisa Menuzzo

Director, Came



Diletta Cigolini

Co-Ordinator “in Oltre” help-line



Franco Lorenzon

Local Secretary General, CISL Union, Treviso and Belluno



Mario Moretti Polegato

Founder and chairman, Geox



Domenico  Scimone

General Manager, Carpene Malvolti



Bruno Vianello

founder and president, Texa




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