"There can only be industrial and economic growth if there is energy."
Hyacinthe Befeno Todimanana
"We're making Ariane 6 to reduce costs."
Director, Guiana Space Centre
"Next year will be the last chance to pursue EU-level reforms before a fateful year of reckoning begins."
Former Swedish prime minister
""A big part of the rulers' legitimacy is based on people's fear""
"All the governments need to channel these emotions somehow: they chose food."
Analyst, German Council on Foreign Relations
"The V4 states never acknowledged that for an EU-wide problem, there can be only an EU-wide solution"
" It's worth mentioning that Salbuturol is a good masking agent for other drugs possibly taken."
Ministers from some of the richest nations are meeting in the UK, amid rifts about how to save the world’s economies.
They, along with central
On the surface it is all very cordial but the world’s economic powers are struggling to agree a response to the worst downturn in decades.
Three major European countries with banking secrecy laws have warned against any attempt by the G20 group of nations to place them on a tax haven
EU leaders have agreed to press for a global crackdown on tax havens and the imposition of strict rules on hedge funds.
Coordinated action is
European leaders are meeting in Berlin to try to hammer out a unified position on how to overhaul global financial rules. This ahead of a broader
British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is calling on European nations to coordinate their economic rescue plans ahead of the G20 summit in London in
The world’s developed countries are probably heading for the worst recession since the early 1980s, according to the Organisation for Economic
Europe’s stock markets were again awash with red ink on Monday. Investors were disappointed that world leaders meeting over the weekend did not come