"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."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
"If a country decides to open its doors, it must ensure that the people coming in feel at home."
Writer and activist
"Right now the EU risks escaping from one crisis only to enter another"
state of the union
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of all the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
MEPs may have backed the EU-Canada free trade deal, but national and regional parliaments across the bloc will also get a say.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Hundreds of anti-free trade protesters took to the streets of Strasbourg on Wednesday as MEPs voted to back an EU-Canada free trade deal.
EU approves CETA trade deal with Canada
Demonstrators from Greenpeace protest in Strasbourg at the signing of CETA, EU’s free trade deal with Canada
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the day’s top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
MEPs are set to vote on whether to ratify a free trade pact, known as CETA, between the European Union and Canada.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of the top stories from the city.
The Belgian region of Wallonia garnered international attention last year.
On President Trump's protectionist rhetoric Canada's PM Justin Trudeau says he'll emphasise the strong trade ties between the two countries.
Efforts are underway to salvage the TPP trade pact after the US pulled out and some are envisaging Beijing as a new partner.
In a move seen as distancing America from its Asian allies, Donald Trump has formally withdrawn the United States from the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership on…
President Donald Trump has fulfilled a key campaign pledge by withdrawing the United States from the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Global growth and development have been predicted to be one of the casualties of a Trump presidency hostile to free trade.
World leaders have reacted to Donald Trump’s announcement that the US will quit the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal on his first day as President.
Laying out his intentions - Donald Trump lists six executive actions he will take on day one of becoming president
Japan's economic growth was stronger than expected in Q3 but the election of Donald Trump is casting uncertainty over its export prospects.
After Trump's election victory Mexico says the North American Free Trade Agreement can be discussed by not renegotiated.