""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."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
Saab seems to be creeping closer to the end of the road. The Swedish carmaker, which is seeking to stave off its creditors, has filed for bankruptcy
Near-bankrupt car maker Saab has moved closer to having Russian businessman Vladimir Antonov return as an investor.
Antonov has to sell his shares
There is a glimmer of hope for Saab as a big new order will enable it to pay wages and suppliers and resume making cars.
Last week Saab said it did
Unions at Saab are threatening legal action if workers at the troubled car firm are not paid their wages by Monday.
Saab says it cannot pay the
The latest episode in the Saab saga has Dutch owner Spyker planning to sell even more of the company to the Chinese.
Once it gets approval from
Saab appears to have avoided collapse with a rescue deal involving China’s largest listed car distributor.
Saab’s Dutch owner Spyker is to get as
Saab faced further uncertainty after the collapse of a deal with China’s Hawtai Motors as it could not get the Bejing government’s approval.
Saab’s owner Spyker is selling 30 percent of the Swedish marque to Chinese car maker Hawtai for 120 million euros. The Chinese will also loan Spyker
The outlook for Swedish carmaker Saab has deteriorated further. Its Dutch owner Spyker Cars has just posted a first-quarter loss of 72 million euros
Spyker, the loss-making Dutch owner of Saab, is addressing a cash crunch by moving to sell and then lease back the Swedish carmaker’s factories and
Spyker – which owns Swedish car maker Saab – is reportedly talking with Germany’s BMW about buying parts and technology.
An announcement on a deal
Spyker, the Dutch sports car maker that bought Saab from General Motors earlier this year, has posted another loss.
It also trimmed Saab’s sales
Shareholders in Spyker have approved the 55 million euro purchase of Saab from General Motors.
The meeting held behind closed doors was convened to
There were cheers for new chief executive Victor Muller at his presentation to Saab employees, following his company Spyker’s surprise victory in the
Dutch sportscar maker Spyker has clinched a last-minute deal to buy Sweden’s Saab.
It is an audacious bid to turn around a money-losing automobile
Saab’s parent company General Motors has confirmed it is still reviewing the bids it has received, but has also appointed a restructuring firm to
As the Thursday evening deadline neared for General Motors to either sell or close Saab various prospective bidders were making last-ditch efforts to
Saab has said its parent company, General Motors, will be flexible in its deadline for bids for the Swedish car marque.
GM had given itself to the
For more than 60 years SAAB has been making cars in the Swedish town of Trollhattan. Now the “made in Sweden” icon has become a symbol of an industry