"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""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."
EADS’ shareholders have backed sweeping changes at the aerospace group.
The shake-up of the parent company of Airbus will end a Franco-German
European aerospace firm EADS is predicting higher profit this year following stronger than expected earnings in 2012 along with a clampdown on
EADS has reshuffled its shareholdings in the biggest shake-up of control since it was founded over a decade ago.
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Reports that talks are being held about possible changes at EADS have pleased investors. The company and French President Francois Hollande have
As the year heads to its close, the International Monetary Fund has changed its 2012 forecast. The global economy has been weakening more than was
The collapse of talks to form a 35-billion euro marriage between EADS and BAE Sytems has shifted focus away from mega-mergers and onto smaller deals
Plans to form the world’s biggest aerospace and defence company in Europe have crumbled.
The makers of Airbus, EADS, and the British defence
Major EADS shareholder Lagardere says BAE ‘s terms for the merger of the two companies are unsatisfactory, and says EADS must show how the deal will
The boss of aerospace group EADS has been trying to convince German lawmakers that they should back its planned merger with British defence firm
America’s defence industries have not taken long to respond to the proposed EADS/BAE merger, via a former US undersecretary of commerce who warned
The US Federal Reserve has stepped in to accelerate the economic recovery, saying that it would expand its holdings of mortgage-backed securities
EADS and BAE Systems’ merger plan did not find favour with the markets.
The European aerospace company’s share price plunged further and BAE’s
EADS, the parent company of Airbus, and Britain’s BAE Systems have confirmed that they have been in talks since June about a merger.
Senior executives with aerospace firm EADS were reportedly told five years ago about potential bribes to Saudi Arabian officials.
Announcing better than expected earnings for last year, aerospace group EADS is predicting a big jump in operating profit this year to 2.5 billion
EADS has put back the launch of the Airbus A350 by six months and said that delay will cost it around 200 million euros.
That trimmed its
EADS is to pay 673 million euros for the satellite communications service provider Vizada.
It is the latest of a series of deals the European
After posting forecast-beating second-quarter results, EADS is forecasting a significant rise in operating profit next year as demand for aircraft
EADS posted a 12 million euro loss in the first quarter, but blamed factors like an accounting change and unfavourable currency exchange rates from
EADS is forecasting higher revenue and stable core operating profit this year.
Announcing a return to profit for 2010, Europe’s largest aerospace