Silvio Berlusconi, who is favored to take over as Italian prime minister following next month's elections, said Friday that he will reject Air France KLM's acquisition of Alitalia if and when he assumes office. A day after calling on Italian bidders to step forward and make an offer (ATWOnline, March 21), Berlusconi told the ANSA news agency, "The response to Air France KLM that the next prime minister will give will be a clear 'no,' not because it's against France but because it's against ...

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