""You may carry a smartwatch during the day for practical reasons and later want to feel elegant, have a kind of intimate bond with your object, or just feel good about yourself. I believe in the comfort and elegance that a fine watch brings today so I think there is room for both and I'm not particularly worried.""
CEO, La Montre Hermès
"Self regulation does not work. It particularly doesn't work where there is no oversight and that is the problem that you have in the UN"
Peter A Gallo
Director, Hear their Cries
""Our struggle is against the sexual abuse, the cover-up, the psychological abuse, and the silence over these abuses.""
Sexual abuse survivor
""It probably could've gone a lot worse if they'd had to take their time and come out on a board or something like that.""
""Roy and Heather Bennett have been tragically killed in a helicopter accident in North America. I am devastated- they were two of Zimbabwe’s greatest patriots.""
""I'm not the first woman to work and have a baby. I know these are special circumstances but there'll be many woman who would have done this well before I have.""
New Zealand Prime Minister
""The case will be tried in court. It will not be tried in the media.""
Attorney for David Turpin
"Everything is data and everything is about being digitalised. That's Estonia. That's why we think Estonia is the best to collaborate with"
CEO and founder, Planetway
IKEA says its sales grew over the past 12 months as consumer spending and global demand for its products continued to pick up.
The world’s biggest
IKEA has posted record full year profits and said it was seeing signs that consumer spending was starting to recover in many of its markets.
Three senior executives of IKEA france have been put under formal investigation over allegations that they spied on employees and disgruntled
French police are questioning top executives of the Swedish furniture chain IKEA after allegations that the company illegally used police files to
IKEA has turned a page in a mega-successful (if at times scandal-struck) saga with the departure of the creator of the Swedish furniture retailer
Chinese official news agency Xinhua reported that the local Shanghai quarantine bureau destroyed nearly two tonnes of IKEA’s imported chocolate
Sweden’s IKEA has become the latest retailer to stop selling some of its food products after finding traces of horsemeat.
It has pulled its famous
The Swedish furniture giant is the latest company to fall foul of the horsemeat scandal. Meatballs have been pulled from their shelves after Czech
Darwin the “IKEA monkey” has a new home at a primate sanctuary near Toronto.
His owner, Yasmin Nakhuda, gave him up to the authorities after he
In Piacenza in northern Italy five people were injured when police confronted a protest by IKEA workers demonstrating for better pay. Scuffles broke
Ikea shoppers in Saudia Arabia may have noticed something unusual about the Swedish furniture giant’s latest catalogue.
All the women photographed
A French satirical weekly has accused Swedish furniture giant Ikea of paying for illegal access to police files on employees and clients.
Police probing a series of explosions at IKEA furniture stores in several countries have detained two men in northwestern Poland.
The pair are
Swedish furniture store Ikea is at the centre of an extortion campaign.
The company has been sent a letter and told to pay six million euros or