rome - Italian President Sergio Mattarella Prime Minister Matteo Renzi Monday asked a moment to postpone his departure. The head of state wants Renzi stays on the budget for 2017 was approved by the parliament.
Renzi announced his departure after the Italian electorate voted Sunday in a referendum on sweeping constitutional reforms.
If Renzi agreement means that possibly only a few days delay. The budget may be approved on Friday. Mattarella has no objection if the Prime Minister then submits his resignation.