""The ocean is a horrible, horrible place for anything manmade. The engineering has been a challenge.""
Winner European Entrepreneur of the Year
" "The creativity and ingenuity of these outstanding women and men helps to improve our daily lives and strengthens the competitiveness of the European economy.""
President, European Patent Office
""The sting of sanctions will be painful if the regime does not change its course""
US Secretary of State
"We have to look at what the choice entails. What are we saying we have the choice to do?"
'No' campaigner in Irish abortion referendum
""My daughter is no more in the world""
Abdul Aziz Sheikh
Father of Sabika Sheikh
""My very best wishes to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their wedding day. To all of those joining the national celebration with street parties and other events, have a wonderful day.""
UK Prime Minister Theresa May
(who was not invited to the wedding)
""If humanity ever captures the energy of love it will be the second time that we have discovered fire.""
Most Reverend Michael Curry
Sermon at Royal Wedding
"After meeting Ms. Waight Keller... Ms Markle chose to work with her for her timeless and elegant aesthetic, impeccable tailoring, and relaxed demeanour."
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There will be winners but more losers if the US president presses ahead with his 'job protection' plan warns the International Trade Centre
Greek scientists have developed a technology that allows them to obtain rare earth elements (REEs) from waste ore in an economical and environmentally friendly…
This red mud, the leftovers from aluminium production, is more than just waste.
Tata's newly-appointed chairman Natarajan Chandrasekaran says he will focus on boosting shareholder returns.
Ratan Tata returns to head India's biggest conglomerate as Cyrus Mistry - his replacement just four years ago - is removed with no reason given.
The European Union has set provisional import duties on two types of steel coming from China to counter what it says are unfairly low prices.
South Wales, like many traditional European centres of heavy industry, has suffered in the last 30 years as plants have closed and jobs have been lost. In some cases EU development funds have stopped
David Blackaby is an economist and professor at Swansea University. He feels the steel industry would have more to lose from a Brexit.
Stephen Kinnock is the Labour MP for Aberavon constituency. A Brexit he says would have a catastrophic effect on the British economy.
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US regulators have launched an investigation into complaints about Chinese steel manufacturers that include research data being stolen through computer hacking.
Fixing the world economy, tackling the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, and boosting global trade.
Monday was deadline day for potential buyers for Tata Steel UK including the Port Talbot works in south Wales.
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The fall in materials prices - particularly steel - has forced German industrial group Thyssenkrupp to cut its profit forecasts.
German steel workers have protested outside the European Parliament over alleged dumping by China. They oppose China being declared a market economy
ArcelorMittal has said it is slightly more positive about the steel market but kept its 2016 earnings forecast unchanged.
The British metals group Liberty House says it's submitting a bid for the UK assets of Tata Steel, sparking new hope for Britain's endangered steel industry.
The British government has said it could take a stake of up to 25 percent in Tata's UK steel plants as part of a financial package to support a potential buyer.
There is the possibility of a management buyout of Tata's British steelworks. The boss of the Port Talbot plant in south Wales - Stuart Wilkie - is behind the plan.
Under pressure to curb steel output and relieve a global glut, China says its production actually hit a record high last month.