"We don't get involved in the politics of the nations that we visit. We are above that. I don't want to criticize why we couldn't use a soprano that sang alone on stage. I like to see the other part - that in the orchestra women and men can sit together. It's a great step forward."
"It always runs on time, it's very fast, it's comfortable."
"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."
BMW’s shares soared on Wednesday after the German carmaker said it expects record sales of more than two million vehicles this year, as well as a
On the day she was supposed to be about talking with the Greens on the formation of a coalition German Chancellor Angela Merkel found she also had
A rather unusual industrial spying story was reported in French newspaper Le Figaro on September 10: two BMW sub-contractors from the P3 Group were
For the first time, German carmaker BMW says it is beginning to feel some headwinds in Europe, and that has spooked investors.
Despite the latest
The world’s largest luxury car maker BMW is weathering the economic crisis better than others and its sales increased by more than eight percent in
British car workers have received a huge boost with the news German car group BMW are to invest another 315 million euros in the production of the
BMW has confirmed its highest ever first quarter sales as the number of its cars being driven out of showrooms in March broke all previous
BMW set new records in sales, revenues and profits last year. Net profit was just shy of five billion euros, a more than fifty percent increase
BMW’s fortunes are in the fast lane due to soaring demand in China. The company reported an 83 percent jump in quarterly operating profit.
Germany’s BMW has announced plans to spend the equivalent of 560 million euros in the UK mostly on building next-generation Minis.
Over the next
French car maker PSA Peugeot Citroen and Germany’s BMW are getting together to develop components to power hybrid and electric vehicles.
BMW says its recall of almost 200 thousand luxury cars in the US over potential leaks in the power braking system is being extended to a further 150
Spyker – which owns Swedish car maker Saab – is reportedly talking with Germany’s BMW about buying parts and technology.
An announcement on a deal
BMW has said it expects a significant rise in pretax profit this year.
That would come from demand for new models like its 5 Series and the four
The British government has welcomed BMW’s decision to build two new Mini models at its factory near Oxford in south central England.
European shares finished slightly lower after hitting a nine-month high the previous day.
Investors paused to assess the state of the economy and
Mixed news from the car industry – Toyota and BMW have just unveiled better than expected quarterly results, but both remain cautious about the
BMW says it cannot predict what profit it might make this year.
The world’s biggest premium car maker called 2009 a transition year during which
The world’s car makers are revealing slumping sales for last year due to the economic crisis.
General Motors’ Opel and Vauxhall divisions saw
BMW has announced that its global sales plunged by a quarter for the month of November. It is a sign that even the most well-heeled consumers are