"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
"What these people did for each other says far more about who we are as Americans than the cowardly acts of a killer ever could"
Sarah Huckerbee Sanders
White House press secretary
German conglomerate Siemens has revealed it is looking at getting rid of up to 11,600 positions in its restructuring plan.
Chief executive Joe
General Electric remains the favourite to take over the energy business of French engineering group Alstom, but Germany’s Siemens is still in the
Shares in French transport and energy giant Alstom surged as markets digested the announcement that the company has reacted positively to General
The board of the French engineering group Alstom has accepted a $12bn offer (8.6bn euros) for its energy arm from General Electric (GE).
Alstom workers worried about their jobs protested at its Paris headquarters and other plants in France on Tuesday.
As they did, it emerged that it
French President Francois Hollande and his Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg are holding meetings with General Electric, Siemens and the Boguyes
Two major European firms are among 18 being probed in Brazil over allegations of corruption and price-fixing, it’s emerged.
Siemens is to cut the jobs of 15,000 people over the next year.
A third of those are in its industrial, energy and infrastructure businesses in
It’s all change at the top of German engineering group Siemens.
Out goes CEO Peter Loescher. He has been dumped four years before the end of his
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
Outside the Frankfurt stock exchange, the bosses of German lighting maker Osram embraced a bull on Monday for a photo-op connected with its IPO, but
As European stock markets were falling, Siemens’ revamped programme seduced investors.
The share price of the German engineering giant, Frankfurt’s
Siemens, the region’s biggest engineering conglomerate, has revealed an unexpectedly sharp fall in quarterly operating profits – down 23 percent to