"This piece of concrete made me who I am now."
Albanian hotel owner
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"Teníamos ganas de oír a la gente respirar aire nuevo y reír todos juntos"
"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
British Airways-owner IAG is forecasting a 40 percent profit rise this year as it benefits from lower fuel prices though it does face problems from the stronger dollar.
Airline profits will be boosted again next year by low oil prices and healthy demand for travel – that’s the confident prediction of the
Motor industry experts from EU member states gathered in Brussels have agreed that cars will undergo real driving emissions tests as well as
United Arab Emirates
The UAE has become the first Gulf country to liberalise the price of fuel. As of August 1, petrol prices will increase by an average of 24%. The
A petrol tanker carrying nearly 9,000 gallons of fuel has crashed and caught fire on a motorway in New Jersey, USA. The driver managed to escape from
Burning barricades of tyres and debris in the Haitian capital signalled the start of a two-day strike to protest against the high price of
Monday brought bad news for diesel car owners in European capitals. London is now looking to follow in the footsteps of Paris which announced a ban
In this episode of Urban Visions we are in Rio de Janeiro, which like most big cities is facing the challenge of growing urbanisation. And getting
It has been more than 30 years since Brazil began to make a switch to sugarcane to drive its motoring needs, and today it remains a world leader in
Egyptians are complaining that a cut in government energy subsidies has led to a massive rise not only in fuel prices but also other goods and
The answer is in the air… and in the words of a French chemist from Lille1 University. He happens to be an expert in aviation fuels. And fasten your
A small Portuguese company is launching a new, affordable device which it says will reduce your vehicle’s fuel consumption and benefit the
Fuel prices in Iran have been put up by up to 75 percent overnight, as the government seeks to cut subsidies.
It comes on top of recent hikes in
The operating company at the stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan has begun the risky but crucial task of removing radioactive fuel rods from
The operators of the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant have postponed the extremely complicated and difficult task of removing damaged atomic
Thousands of people had to be evacuated in western Mexico after thieves tapping a pipeline caused a major gasoline leak.
Authorities in the state
At least six protesters have been killed in the Sudanese capital Khartoum, during clashes with security forces, according to local medics. The
Turning waste into energy is nothing new. The problem is the process leaves behind a heavy carbon footprint.
But a UK company claims to have
Egyptians are stocking up on food, fuel and cash ahead of protests this weekend to demand the resignation of President Mohamed Mursi. Many anticipate
Scientists are touting tobacco as the risk-free biofuel capable of weaning us off fossil fuels. In a bid to improve fuel production and reduce its