30. Other income

“Other income” amounts to Euros 286,361 thousand compared to Euros 292,763 thousand in 2006 and includes rent income, commissions, royalties, compensation, insurance refunds and other minor items.

Other income includes income from nonrecurring events in the amount of Euros 2,818 thousand. Nonrecurring events include the compensation for the expropriation of the land located in Settimo Torinese for Euros 1,746 thousand and the refund of the events tax for the periods it was not due for Euros 1,072 thousand. The percentage of income from nonrecurring events to total other income is equal to 1 percent.