"This piece of concrete made me who I am now."
Albanian hotel owner
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"Teníamos ganas de oír a la gente respirar aire nuevo y reír todos juntos"
"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
Confirmation that the Chinese growth is slowing. After expanding at an average annual rate of almost 10 percent for years, the world’s second largest
The Nokia name is to disappear from the Lumia range of phones which will be rebranded as Microsoft Lumia.
This comes after the software giant
In Business Weekly we look at the most wide-ranging sanctions yet announced by Washington against Russia over Ukraine.
The US is targeting key
Big job cuts have been announced by Microsoft. The world’s largest software maker is eliminating up to 18,000 positions over the next year.
Finnish firm Nokia has said it does not expect to close the sale of its phone business to Microsoft until April, as talks with Asian regulators drag
Hoping for the ‘X Factor’ and a boost in mobile phone sales Nokia has ditched its favoured Windows operating system in a range of new mobiles.
Nokia has agreed the sale of its devices, services business
and license its patents to Microsoft for 5.44 billion euros.
The sale means that Nokia
A battle of the tablets has started after both Nokia and Apple launched their latest products on the same day.
The contest is set to be the
Nokia has unveiled its first tablet computer and two new large-screen smartphones to match the offerings of its rivals.
The so-called phablets –
Chairman of Nokia, Risto Siilasmaa, has owned up to giving misleading information about the pay-off details of former chief executive Stephen
Nokia’s outgoing boss Stephen Elop is set to receive almost 19 million euros in compensation for his contract ending early.
The Finnish company’s
Verizon agreed to pay 130 billion dollars to buy Vodafone’s stake in their joint venture Verizon-wireless, the most profitable mobile phone carrier
Nokia’s workers admit they are apprehensive and Finland’s Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen said the country’s people are sad and confused about
The stride taken by American global computing software giant Microsoft towards a new level of competition against consumer electronics rival Apple
It is a smart move or a desperate gamble?
Struggling Nokia has agreed to sell its handset business to deep-pocketed Microsoft for 5.44 billion
The questions continue about Nokia’s recovery as it released disappointing quarterly sales figures for smartphones and its basic models.
Nokia’s boss Stephen Elop has fired another shot in his battle to make up lost ground as rival smartphone makers trample over Nokia’s market
Nokia’s shares tumbled after it announced a big fall in sales of its basic phones and it said it expected operating margins to deteriorate.
Sales of mobile phones fell last year for the first time since 2009.
The research company Gartner said that was due to “tough economic conditions
Faced with falling sales, Nokia has said it will not pay an annual dividend to shareholders.
The Finnish handset maker is having to conserve its