"The public tend to curse the medical and legal professions in ethically contested situations"
University of Warwick
"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"
Peugeot, Opel, Ford … successive closures in Europe mean the car sector is struggling. In an action plan presented today, the European Commission
Dump Opel and Vauxhall – that was the blunt message to General Motors from analysts at Morgan Stanley.
They point out that GM’s decision not to
The CEO of General Motors’ European business has stepped down. Karl Friedrich Stracke, who was head of the loss making Opel, is moving aside despite
Anxious workers at Opel’s Bochum factory, one of four the General Motors-owned subsidiary has in Germany, are worried the axe is about to fall on
General Motors is to build the next generation of its Astra compact car in Britain creating 700 new jobs.
The decision came after workers at its
The uncertainty continues for thousands of workers at Opel and Vauxhall.
US parent company General Motors — fed up with years of steep losses — is
General Motors’ European division is reportedly planning to close two plants to cut manufacturing capacity by almost a third.
Union sources said
There was mixed profit news from General Motors as the US carmaker made far more money in its home market than industry watchers had
The legendary German playboy and former husband of French actress Brigitte Bardot, has killed himself.
78 year-old Gunter Sachs is reported to have
Opel’s car assembly plant in Antwerp, Belgium, is to close at the end of the year.
Parent company General Motors said it had been unable to find an
General Motors has tripled the mount of money it will put into the restructuring of its European arm Opel and Vauxhall and reduced the amount of
Belgium and Germany remain in suspense over a pending assessment by the new European Commission of a General Motors restructuring plan for its Opel
General Motors European division Opel and Vauxhall has asked the German federal and state governments for 1.5 billion euros in state aid.
A painful restructuring plan has been confirmed by Opel, the European division of General Motors.
The company says it will go ahead and cut 8,300
Opel workers union representatives converging on a threatened factory in Belgium are demanding European unity. They reject General Motors’ Europe’s
On the 6th of July 2009 a US judge announced a bankruptcy plan for the car giant General Motors.
GM filed for protection on June 1 and in agreeing
Union representatives from across Europe have travelled to the doomed Opel plant in Belgium in a show of solidarity with workers there.
A group of workers from the Opel factory in Antwerp, which parent company General Motors is closing this year, have disrupted the Brussels motor
Opel workers in the Belgian city of Antwerp have downed tools and blockaded the car plant in response to the GM announcement that the factory is to
American car maker General Motors has announced that its Opel plant in Antwerp, Belgium is to close in June this year.
Some 2,600 jobs will go at