""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
Some 50 Greek and Cypriot artists rallied round to play in Nicosia on Monday in a giant aid concert.
The objective was to raise money and collect
state of the union
The ongoing uncertainty over the bailout of the Cypriot banking system dominated the headlines again this week.
Euronews took a look at how
Crowds, not queues outside Cypriot banks today, but while they may be open again, it’s far from business as usual.
There was a limit on how much
Ahead of the re-opening of Cypriot banks on March 28, the Central Bank of Cyprus sent private security vans packed with cash to stock them up.
Cypriots have congregated outside the presidential palace in Nicosia in protest, after a Greek newspaper published the draft proposals on the
The turmoil at banks in Cyprus is ongoing, as customers continue to wait for their reopening tomorrow.
Following the resignation of the Bank of
The President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades is in Brussels today to seek an 11-th hour deal to prevent the country’s financial collapse.
It is a
Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades will be taking part in Sunday morning bailout talks in Brussels as negotiations reach a delicate stage
Not for the first time in history of the eurozone is a country paralysed by a banking crisis. In Ireland in 2007 the housing bubble burst, house
Cypriot leaders are in Brussels for last ditch talks to avert the country’s financial collapse.
It comes after its parliament voted to restructure
MPs in Cyprus have voted to create a ‘national solidarity fund’, to restructure the island’s banks and to give the government power to impose
Five days after Cyprus’ panicked leaders ordered banks to close their doors, the fate of the financial system hangs in the balance and credit cards
Siege mentality has gripped Cyprus, with banks closed, people on a drip feed of limited daily funds, and the looming possibility of a bank crash
Their savings may have been protected by last night’s parliament vote, but how do Cypriots feel, knowing their country is teetering ever-closer
The Cypriot parliament has rejected the EU/IMF bailout for the country’s banks.
Support for the deal, which would have involved a one-off charge on
Ministers in Cyprus are rushing to revise a plan to seize money from private bank deposits as part of a 10 billion euro EU bailout.
For Cypriot voters, it is the second visit to the polls in just over a week – this time for the run-off round of the presidential election.
Cash-strapped Cyprus votes again in a presidential run-off today, with conservative leader Nicos Anastasiades the strong favourite to win.