"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."
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.