"The problem is that one in five workers are paid less than ten euros an hour."
Trade union representative (ver.di)
"Just enough money for a kebab"
Music teacher (Berlin)
"Each halva has five layers of ground rice, hazelnuts, sugar and a syrup made with water and lemon. You have to leave it to rest overnight."
"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
"We laugh with Ariodante, we suffer, we cry with Ariodante."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
This week Business Line is entirely focused on IT. Reporting from the Mobile World Congress we check out technology trends for 2017 and beyond.
It does not even exist yet as a working system but 5G is this year's hot topic at the Mobile World Congress technology show in Barcelona.
Faced with the relaunched 3310 tech savvy Millennial Daniel González says it "seems quite complicated" as he struggles with the keys.
At the Mobile World Congress our reporter goes on a nostalgia trip, enjoys all the fun of the fair and closes a window at home while driving a car.
Apple’s shares continue to rise, hitting new all-time highs in anticipation of the launch of its 10th anniversary iPhone later this year.
A host of emerging companies are tackling the problems of atmospheric pollution in our biggest cities with high-tech approaches.
How did a economic giant that accounts for a fifth of South Korea's GDP get into the position where its top boss was arrested accused of corruption?
Philip Robertson is a keen drummer and like any musician knows the importance of practice.
European Commission agrees new portability rules to end 'geo-blocking' so Europeans travelling within the EU will be able to access digital content.
What kind of software is being developed to help make drones safer in the air traffic network?
Apple is back as the number one seller of smartphones for the first time in five years, beating Samsung which recalled its fire-prone Galaxy Note 7.
iPhone maker Foxconn is considering a display-panel plant in the United States, but says it has nothing to do with Trump's "America First" policy.
A smartphone app is bringing to life the world of the modernist architect Walter Gropius – one of the founders of the Bauhaus art school.
Samsung says its fourth-quarter profit likely leapt 50 percent from a year earlier to its highest level in more than three years.
A mobile phone could be set to help farmers identify diseases in their produce.
The year of Samsung's overheating handsets, Apple's wireless headphones and Mario not as super as Pokemon.
Startup entrepreneurs gathered in Helsinki with one question – when is a mobile phone not a phone?
Samsung fails to address investors' major concerns but announces structural review and a "road map" for the future.
Snapchat seems to move closer to becoming a public company by reportedly filed for an initial public offering of shares to test investor interest.
On 11 October Samsung stopped all production of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after several handsets exploded or caught fire.