""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
"The US is enduring an unprecedented crisis of trust... The root cause is the lack of objective facts and rational discourse"
President and CEO, Edelman
""We can get past this manufactured crisis and get on to a host of serious issues before us that require thoughtful bipartisan negotiations.""
Senate Majority Leader
""You may carry a smartwatch during the day for practical reasons and later want to feel elegant, have a kind of intimate bond with your object, or just feel good about yourself. I believe in the comfort and elegance that a fine watch brings today so I think there is room for both and I'm not particularly worried.""
CEO, La Montre Hermès
At least four have been killed after the tropical storm made landfall, and sixteen others were reported missing.
A typhoon has slammed into China leaving 14 people dead and four missing, said authorities in the country’s eastern Zhejiang province on Monday
Rescue work goes on after a typhoon hit China’s east coast on Sunday. The Xinhua state news agency says at least fourteen people have died. The
One of the most powerful typhoons to strike eastern China in decades has made landfall. Packing winds of more than 170 kilometres per hour, Typhoon
Five people have been killed and hundreds of homes destroyed after Typhoon Fitow hit eastern China.
Four people are still missing after winds of
Typhoon Fitow brought torrential rains to parts of east China’s Zhejiang Province late Sunday, flooding villages and forcing residents to leave their
A typhoon has struck the south east of China killing at least five people and leaving severe flooding and a trail of destruction in its wake
Typhoon Fitow has made landfall in eastern China bringing with it winds over 150 km/h.
Three-quarters of a million people had to be evacuated from
A powerful typhoon headed towards the southern Chinese city of Hong Kong, one of the most densely populated cities on Earth, on Sunday.
The world’s strongest typhoon this year has killed at least 25 people in southern China and paralysed Hong Kong’s airport, leaving hundreds of
Tropical Storm Trami has reached Taiwan after causing floods and landslides in Philippines, which left eight dead, earlier in the week.
The eleventh typhoon to hit China this year struck the country’s south coast on Wednesday bringing high winds and heavy rain and causing havoc to
China has been bracing itself for the impact of Typhoon Soulik, which has already caused significant damage in Taiwan.
The Chinese authorities say
Typhoon Haikui has brought torrential rain and gale force winds to Shanghai.
Some roads in the city now look more like rivers. Buildings have been
Typhoon Haikui has been lashing the northwestern part of Zhejiang Province in east China, bringing heavy rains and causing floods. The typhoon forced
Typhoon Haikui has slammed into eastern China’s Zhejiang province, with winds of up to 110 kilometres per hour.
It has triggered flooding and
Emergency teams used helicopters to rescue 25 people in China’s flooded northeastern Liaoning Province on Sunday, as the death tool from a typhoon
The Philippine capital of Manila is still reeling from four days of fierce winds and heavy rains after Typhoon Saola battered large parts of the
A powerful typhoon Vincente slammed the Chinese territory of Hong Kong, injuring dozens, disrupting communications and bringing business to a