"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."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
"MEPs don’t feel that they are doing anything which their constituents would care about."
Ex-UK parliament administrator
"All of us [...] must make sure that the local people are aware of [...] the partnership with the Chinese and they must benefit from every inch of what the Chinese people are bringing."
Another day and another chance for China’s central bank to lower the guiding rate for the yuan. It is the third consecutive time the bank has taken
China started devaluing its tightly controlled currency this week. Following the decision in the world’s second biggest economy, we focus on
China’s central bank has devalued the yuan to its lowest rate against the US dollar in almost three years and its biggest one-day drop since 1994
Despite a sluggish economy and a sliding stock market, Chinese officials recently met with the IMF to discuss the evaluation of the yuan becoming an international currency.
Recent data has shown that growth in China has slowed to its lowest rate in the almost 25 years. Despite the slowdown, China is still a steadily
China continues to develop special trade zones to lure foreign investment and as part of the process of liberalising and internationalising China’s
Growth in China’s services sectors rose in March thanks to a construction boom and firmer demand from improving economic conditions; that includes
A cloudy outlook for Suntech, one of the world’s leading solar panel makers.
In the face of falling prices due to oversupply, the Chinese
The Chinese currency, the yuan, has been trading for the first time since the country’s central bank relaxed its foreign exchange rules.
China’s leadership says it will introduce economic reforms and allow its currency to float to bolster growth.
It came at the country’s annual
Britain is teaming up with Hong Kong to secure London a top spot as an offshore trading centre for the Chinese currency the yuan.
The move is part