MILANO, April 25 (Reuters) – The following factors could affect Italian markets on Thursday.

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ENI

The Italian energy group stuck to its production forecast for the year on Wednesday, as profits in the first quarter missed market expectations.

Eni operations in Libya are stable for now, the Chief Upstream Officer Antonio Vella said on Wednesday.

SAIPEM

The Italian oil group said on Wednesday that it had won onshore E&C contracts in Russia and Serbia for a total of 500 million euros.

RCS MEDIAGROUP

A New York judge has put on hold a lawsuit