"We, the people of the world, have got to own this new technology, so that the profits and rewards come broadly to people, rather than go to a few billionaires."
Prof. Richard Freeman, Harvard economics professor
"We, here on the continent, haven’t had a change of heart. Our hearts are still open to you"
European Council President
"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
"These are really important social issues that affect all of us all over in our communities. And we can't just leave this up to governments to solve these problems"
"‘Aussie flu’ is actually a bit of a misnomer. It is a strain that we have seen in previous seasons in the UK, in fact we saw it circulating last season. Hospital admissions have increased due to a combination of influenza A and B and no strain is currently dominating."
Professor Paul Cosford
Medical Director, Public Health England
""Oh it's a huge part! It's really exciting singing this and it's super challenging, to act and to sing. So for me it's really special to do it, really.""
"The poles amplify all the phenomena we see everywhere else on the globe"
On the Network this week Chris Burns and his guests look at what is at stake in Spain’s general election later this month. Can the ruling Partido
After rising over three months, unemployment in Spain fell in November – providing a welcome headline boost for the government less than three weeks
Spain’s unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level for over four years. Figures from the country’s National Statistics Institute showed that it
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has outlined his government’s budget for 2016.
The July timing of the announcement is significant in that it
The jobless rate in Spain for the second quarter has fallen to the lowest levels in over three years.
But at 22.4 percent the unemployment rate is
Spain’s ‘Golden Visa’ scheme has been helping to bolster a recovery in parts of the country’s luxury property market.
Launched in 2013, the scheme
Spanish consumer prices fell again for their 11th straight month in May, by 0.2% year-on-year.
However strip out food and oil prices and core
Spain’s unemployment rate fell for the fourth consecutive month in May.
Labour Ministry data showed 117,985 fewer people were registered as being
Spain’s Q1 figures are in, and they show that output expanded at 0.9%, its fastest rate in seven years.
It places the government on target to meet
Spain’s economic output expanded by 0.8% in the three months to December says the latest government forecasts, while in the first three months of
A colossal challenge faces the regional government of Andalusia, the most populated of Spain’s regions, with 8.4 million people. From the regional
Spanish consumer prices have fallen by 1.1 percent in December making it a sixth straight month of declining prices.
Madrid expects the trend to
The number of people out of work in Spain fell for the month of November. There was a drop of 6.2 percent on the year, the sharpest annual dip in any
Spain’s jobless rate has gone up again. It rose by 19,720 in September from the previous month, leaving 4.45 million people out of work.
Independence campaigners in Spain are closely watching the referendum in Scotland.
A similar vote is planned in Catalonia in November, which the
The Spanish economy grew in the second quarter between March and June at its highest rate since before the financial crisis.
Outpacing most of the
Spain’s Telefonica has made a surprise bid for GVT, French media firm Vivendi’s broadband business in Brazil. It has offered 6.7 billion euro
The Spanish government is planning to revise its growth forecasts for the country for this year and 2015.
That word came from Economy Minister Luis
The Bank of Spain has revised up its economic growth forecasts for this year and next.
It now sees Spanish gross domestic product growing 1.3
Spain’s second largest bank BBVA has agreed to buy state-run Catalunya Banc for 1.19 billion euros.
This is a fraction of the 12 billion euros paid