""Whoever conducted the attacks, Russia ultimately bears responsibility for the victims in East Ghouta and countless other Syrians.""
US Secretary of State
"Brexit is going to be pretty bad for the UK but I also think it's going to be pretty bad for Europe"
""The concept of closing the doors to immigrants is repugnant to the concept of America.""
Governor of New York
""Russia I think could initiate hostilities sooner than we expect.""
General Sir Nick Carter
Chief of the General Staff, British Army
""These are useful skills in life, because you never know what you can expect.""
Student, Yevpatoria School
""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
Belgium is reportedly considering selling part of its 10.3 percent holding in French bank BNP Paribas.
The government of Prime Minister Elio di
BNP Paribas has pledged to keep cutting costs and staff in response to reduced earnings from the flagging European economy.
France’s biggest bank
BNP Paribas, France’s biggest bank, has agreed to sell its Egyptian arm to Emirates NBD. The price is 377 million euros.
Emirates NBD wants to
BNP Paribas remained resilient to the downward trend on European markets, as it was boosted by better-than expected quarterly results. The share
Bucking the eurozone trend, France’s biggest bank, BNP Paribas, has reported better-than-expected results.
It made 1.8 billion euros in the three
BNP Paribas says it has nearly completed moves to sell off assets and cut debt to boost its capital reserves.
Like the rest of the industry
French bank BNP Paribas is to keep a toe in the water in Russia with a joint consumer lending venture with state-backed Sberbank.
Earnings at BNP Paribas fell 72% in the third quarter after the French bank took a bigger-than-expected hit of two billion euros on Greek debt.