"Everything is data and everything is about being digitalised. That's Estonia. That's why we think Estonia is the best to collaborate with"
CEO and founder, Planetway
"[Romania's PM designate] only knows to say yes and that's how things will be from now on."
"All I do is sing, which is what I love, and it comes out naturally"
"We, the people of the world, have got to own this new technology, so that the profits and rewards come broadly to people, rather than go to a few billionaires."
Prof. Richard Freeman, Harvard economics professor
"We, here on the continent, haven’t had a change of heart. Our hearts are still open to you"
European Council President
"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
"These are really important social issues that affect all of us all over in our communities. And we can't just leave this up to governments to solve these problems"
A senior White House hawk has been nominated as the next head of the World Bank. Paul Wolfowitz was picked for the job by George W. Bush who
High-tech computer thieves have been foiled in an attempt to steal 316 million euros from a Japanese bank in London
The bidding war for the US long-distance phone company MCI has taken an expensive turn.
MCI did look set to be bought by Verizon communications
Anatoly Chubais, the head of Russia’s state power monopoly, Unified Energy System, has survived an assassination attempt on the outskirts of Moscow
German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder has been defending plans to kick-start the economy and reverse rising unemployment in a speech to the Bundestag
The last remaining statue of the former Spanish dictator Francisco Franco has been removed in Madrid. About a hundred onlookers turned out to witness