"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
the global conversation
A small window into a global humanitarian crisis, the ‘Day in the Life of a Refugee’ experience at Davos gives delegates a chance to stand in the
Isabelle Kumar, euronews: “President Ilves, many thanks for giving us some of your time. Russian president Vladimir Putin is considered a risk-taker
Isabelle Kumar, euronews: “Carlos Ghosn, there’s a lot of talk here about new technology; just describe for me what it’s going to be like when I get
Iran’s foreign minister has condemned what he called the United States’ “addiction to pressure and coercion.” Mohammad Javad Zarif was refering to
On the eve of the official opening of the World Economic Forum in Davos there were warnings about the growing gap between rich and poor. It’s just
This year’s World Economic Forum has opened in the Swiss ski resort of Davos in a climate of uncertainty as stock markets around the world experience
On the eve of the opening of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, its Chairman Klaus Schwab has flagged up several issues set for this year’s
It is easy for news to get buried at times like this. Last week the World Economic Forum published an important paper – its Global Gender Gap Report
The global response to the worst Ebola outbreak in history is a key topic at the World Economic Forum.
The UN’s World Food Programme is feeding
Falling oil prices and sanctions are pressuring Russia's economy. The International Monetary Fund says this is an opportunity for the country to enact reforms.
More than 140 snowmen were built by campaigners on Wednesday (January 21) as the annual World Economic Forum kicked off in Davos, in the Swiss Alps
Europe begins 2015 mired in economic stagnation, unemployment and political uncertainty.
You might not expect to see a celebrated opera singer at The World Economic Forum in Davos. But Andrea Bocelli joined the business and political
Geopolitical tensions are expected to dominate the World Economic Forum amid warnings of the threat of major conflict between world powers
As the World Economic Forum prepares to get underway at Davos in Switzerland, the charity Oxfam has published a report claiming that by 2016 half of
Astana, Kazakhstan’s gleaming brave new world capital, is where the hosts, along with Russia and Belarus, sign the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) into
What are the principle challenges facing the global economy and how will renewed tensions between East and West re-shape the economic climate?
the global conversation
Richard Branson is one of Britain’s and the world’s most successful entrepreneurs. His maverick style has taken him to extremes, not only in business
The so-called BRIC economies have seen hype over the past years but that does now seem to be waning. In this euronews special programme from the
Britain’s former prime minister Tony Blair, now a Middle East peace mediator, has been attending the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland