""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
On the eve of the opening of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, its Chairman Klaus Schwab has flagged up several issues set for this year’s
Falling oil prices and sanctions are pressuring Russia's economy. The International Monetary Fund says this is an opportunity for the country to enact reforms.
Europe begins 2015 mired in economic stagnation, unemployment and political uncertainty.
Ukrainians currently living in other European countries took to the streets of the Swiss mountain resort of Davos on the sidelines of the World
As the World Economic Forum neared its conclusion in Davos Switzerland, the business, political and academic participants remained mostly cautious
Davos is not only home of the super rich this week, there is also a strong contingent of humanitarian organisations. Their representatives rub
The so-called BRIC economies have seen hype over the past years but that does now seem to be waning. In this euronews special programme from the
Britain’s former prime minister Tony Blair, now a Middle East peace mediator, has been attending the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland
The former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has told euronews that the situation in Syria can only be resolved when both sides agree to a
Iran’s President Hassan Rohani takes the stage in Davos on Thursday on day two of the World Economic Forum.
Syria and Iran’s nuclear programme
It is “Destination Davos” for the world’s global elite once again. They have donned their hats, scarfs and snow boots to attend the most influential
It’s destination Davos for the world’s rich and influential, who come to the high altitude resort in their droves every year in January. But this
Business leaders and and policy makers have gathered once again in the Swiss mountains for the World Economic Forum in Davos .
The theme this year