"Everyone's lives will be better off under tax reform, because of the tax relief that families' get, because of the higher paychecks, because we have a stronger economy, and again, this is also about bringing jobs back from overseas."
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman
"I believe that here, today, many different people have jointly made a historic step for a fair, just and free Hungary."
"The EU withdrawal bill is making good progress. We're on course to deliver Brexit. We're on course to deliver on the vote of the British people."
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
"I dissent from this spirally spun, legally lightweight, consumer harming, corporate enabling, destroying internet freedom order."
Democrat FCC Commissioner
"There can only be industrial and economic growth if there is energy."
Hyacinthe Befeno Todimanana
"We're making Ariane 6 to reduce costs."
Director, Guiana Space Centre
"Next year will be the last chance to pursue EU-level reforms before a fateful year of reckoning begins."
Former Swedish prime minister
It has been confirmed that China just suffered its weakest quarter of economic growth on record.
It slowed to 6.1 percent from 6.8 percent in the
China’s annual economic growth in the first three months of this year was around six percent according to a government researcher.
That is the
Li Rongbiao had been looking forward to a quiet retirement. But after he left his job aged 65 a few years ago, his wife had an accident.
Nearly 100 monks have been detained after a riot in northwest China, according to state-run media.
A police station was reportedly attacked in an
The Chinese Ministry of Commerce has rejected Coca-Cola’s attempt to buy top juice maker Huiyuan.
The ministry said the takeover would be bad for
It was business as usual, as China’s ceremonial parliament wrapped up its annual session.
Delegates rubber-stamped an economic stimulus package
Consumer prices in China fell in February by 1.6 percent. That is the first time there has been deflation there in more than six years. It does mean
The Dalai Lama has hit out at China on the 50th anniversary of the failed Tibetan rebellion against Chinese rule. Tibet’s spiritual leader, who has
The Dalai Lama has intensified his criticism of China on the 50th anniversary of the failed Tibetan uprising that led to his exile.
From his base
Chinese riot police have been seen marching in the streets of Tongren ahead of the first anniversary of deadly riots in the Tibet region.
The economic crisis is so widespread, it is even touching on recurring political themes in China.
At the opening of the annual session of the
There have been words of caution about a difficult year ahead for China, but optimism nonetheless about expected growth.
The Chinese Premier Wen
The controversial sale at auction of two ancient statues has taken another twist with the man who bought them saying he has no intention of paying as
Just ahead of the first anniversary of deadly riots by Tibetans protesting against Chinese rule, security has been stepped up in the areas affected
Rescuers searching a coal mine in China where 74 people were killed in a gas explosion say they have brought all remaining survivors to the surface