"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."
Why are Europe's smaller cities looking at smart city initiatives?
Kim Faura, Director of Telefonica on transformation to digital and Internet of Things “Telefonica has to go through transformation, because some years ago, apart from being the monopoly in Spain, we w
Ximo Puig, President of the Valencian government: I think there should be a common European policy with regards to everything that involves the implementation of smart cities; everything that this new
Cameras capture the moment 19 blocks of flats were demolished in just 10 seconds
It is notoriously difficult for students to find affordable housing.
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The UK's digital tech sector was overwhelmingly opposed to Brexit. Some startups and tech professionals have already pulled the plug. After Brexit, could Techxit be next?
It is claimed entire neighbourhoods of people were persuaded to move house to make way for Olympics facilities in Rio.
Britain's central bank has announced further measures to protect from the effects of Brexit including lowering the amount of money that banks have to keep in reserve so more cash will be loaned out.
Aquarius was one of the most critically acclaimed films in Cannes this year.
With almost seven out of 10 people in Europe living in towns and cities, this week Real Economy is exploring the economics of urban integration. The
Europe’s housing crisis that was triggered by the 2008 financial meltdown is far from over and is getting worse in some places, a new report has
Making space has been a constant challenge through Monaco’s recent past. But for a city that lives on its heritage and beauty, simply demolishing
House prices in Spain rose at their fastest annual rate for eight years in the second quarter, according to official data. The country’s National
Flagging in opinion polls before Tuesday’s Israeli election, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is trying to rally his country’s rightists by casting
There is conflict in the Ukraine property market. Many owners signed up for dollar mortgages which were popular before 2008. But a falling exchange
London has overtaken Hong Kong to become the world’s most expensive city for companies to send their employees to live and work in.
That is based
Britain’s finance minister George Osborne is to give the Bank of England stronger powers to curb mortgage lending.
Domestic property prices in the
Overheating or not? UK property prices saw their biggest fall in nearly two years in March.
Figures from the Halifax mortgage lender showed prices
The property bubble that bust in 2008 following the financial crisis crippled several economies across Europe. Spain and Ireland were both badly