"Since we have a banking union, there needs to be a European solution."
European Economic Commissioner
"Viktor Orbán is not the only populist politician on the continent with burning ambitions and politics that belong in a dark and distant past."
Gauri van Gulik
Europe Director, Amnesty International
""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"The people who made the film were very specific about the references they used in relationship to Africa. They are pulling from the best fashion and art."
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
Workers from the Franco-American group Alcatel-Lucent sent a strong message to management over proposed job cuts with a protest march in Paris.
Who is going to get the top job at Siemens? That is the question after the announcement that Chief Executive Peter Loescher is to leave the company
Air France-KLM has unveiled major new cost-cutting measures.
The airline said they would come in in the Autumn and would include voluntary
Spanish airline Iberia and its unions seem to be close to an agreement on mass job cuts.
The idea did not find favour with some employees, who
There have been protests in cities across Spain by bank workers, angry at plans by the country’s second biggest savings bank to slash jobs and
Danish turbine maker Vestas is to axe 3,000 jobs after poor orders battered third-quarter profits.
The sector has been fighting overcapacity
The carnage continues among carmaker with Ford saying on Thursday that would cut its production capacity in Europe by 18 percent; that is 355,000
German energy firm RWE did not do as well as its main rival E.ON in terms of profit growth in the first half of the year.
Announcing its results
Motorola Mobility is to cut 20 percent of its workforce – 4,000 people – and shut nearly a third of its offices worldwide.
That word came from the
Europe’s second biggest car maker has posted losses of 819 million euros for the first half of the year – almost four times as much as experts had
PSA Peugot Citroën’s shares gained on a report that it is to cut more jobs than originally planned this year in France, up to 10,000.
Italy is at a potentially groundbreaking stage of reform, as the government of Prime Minister Mario Monti grapples with very controversial changes to
Sony is to cut 10,000 jobs worldwide, Japanese newspaper The Nikkei reported on Monday.
The report did not specify how many of the cuts would be
In its latest round of job cuts, Novartis is to axe nearly 2,000 of its US workforce, mostly from the sales division.
The Swiss drugmaker is