"People are laid-back, you can talk to anyone without any problem"
"Let me tell you peace is much better than war and Colombia will flourish after this peace deal like never before."
"The new generation are more sensitive with animals and in 15-20 years many things will be different"
Takis Dog Shelter
"I would like to lead the discussion more into a situation where it is a question of conscience rather than something I push through with a majority vote."
"There is going to be a major shift in consumers wanting to own their data"
Chief Strategy Officer at Storyful
"It began to feel as if one part of our school’s population was auto-segregating, building a wall between itself and the rest of society."
Director of Belgian schools group
"Whereas oil leaves the country, revenue from tourism doesn't. Money spent here stays here and can be reinvested, so resources linked to tourism stay in Angola and help develop the economy."
Amélia Carlos Cazalma
Tourism Development Expert
"Small differences need to be eliminated, which is why we take these measurements"
Meteorologist at European Commission's Joint Research Centre
Hong Kong shares ended at their lowest in 2-1/2 months on Monday following the unrest.
The Hang Seng Index .HSI closed down 1.9 percent at
Shares in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Limited soared 38 percent during their first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange
The biggest e-commerce company you’ve never heard of is about to strike it rich on the New York Stock Exchange.
Alibaba, a set of Chinese trading
The second fatal incident involving Malaysia Airlines in four months is posing questions about its survival.
Malaysia’s government was already
The New York Stock Exchange has scored a big victory over its rival Nasdaq in the battle for listing Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba.
There were celebrations on Wall Street on Wednesday as the Dow Jones index closed at its first record high of 2014.
Investors had apparently
Question: Paul in Brussels “A group of EU countries (1) are working on the introduction of a European tax on financial transactions. A first version
The two largest US cable TV operators are set to merge.
Comcast is to buy Time Warner Cable for the equivalent of 33 billion euros in an all-stock
Shares in social networking company Twitter soared by a huge 73 percent on the first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
Twitter’s shares surpassed all expectations on their first day of trading – soaring from the $26 offer price to – at one stage over $50. That was a
The New York Stock Exchange says a weekend test of trading of shares of Twitter went smoothly.
The simulated buying and selling of shares was a
We now know what sort of price Twitter will be looking for as it launches on the stock market – and it is on the low side.
The online messaging
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
The Nasdaq stock exchange is to pay $10 million in penalties to the US Securities and Exchange Commission over the botched initial public offering of
Shares in nationalised Spanish banking giant Bankia slumped by twelve and a half percent on opening in Madrid. It followed the disclosure the bank
Crédit Agricole’s share price surged on word that the French bank is starting to pull out of Greece.
Three Greek lenders are said to have shown
Hong Kong Exchanges has made its first overseas takeover, buying the London Metal Exchange, the world’s largest metals marketplace, for 1.7 billion
The first week after the IPO was not easy for Facebook and others in the financial world.
Trading did not start when it should have and the shares
Fears over Greece’s economic future mean the massive sell off continues on the Athens Stock Exchange.
On Friday it opened at a historical low with