""I sit opposite another local radio presenter who does the same job as me in a 'double header'. As a permanent member of staff he gets £4,000 more, 5 weeks holiday, pension and sick pay. He is male.""
Anonymous BBC Presenter
Published evidence to the UK DCMS Select Committee
"“It’s a farce. It’s 15 days later and they take the first car away. It was the first car they were in in this country and it’s the last car the police have taken away.""
Son of Ross Cassidy, car owner
""If you're trying to influence an American election, that's a one-stop shop""
"Was this data used to help elect Donald Trump?"
""We have left behind the most important stage of Operation Olive Branch""
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
President of Turkey
""Beppu has the highest number and the richest variety of hot springs. There's no other place like it. That's the reason Beppu is considered world's number one.""
Keiichirou Kawaguchi, Onsen expert
"Nobody would argue against preventing deaths. But subjecting people to unbearable conditions in camps on the Greek islands and threatening them with being sent back is not the answer to this."
Migration Researcher, Amnesty International
""Over 90 per cent of our population has been wiped out and more than 43,000 people have been killed in just a two or three-month operation,""
Rohingya refugee in Australia
The World Trade Organisation has ruled against the European Union over subsidies to planemaker Airbus says the EU has failed to comply with its earlier rulings over European government loans.
The World Trade Organisation is to get a new member by the end of the year, its 162nd.
Kazakhstan has completed all the membership negotiations
Global goods trade will grow over the next two years, but not as much as previously expected, according to the WTO.
The World Trade Organisation
EU environment ministers have voted for a compromise deal that will allow individual member states to ban GMO crops if they wish.
Those in favour
There was cautious optimism from economic leaders gathered in Berlin as Chancellor Angela Merkel hosted her eco-klatch, an annual event to appraise
The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has raised its forecast for 2014 and says the prospects for next year are even better.
The WTO echoed the
The World Trade Organisation has raised its forecasts for global trade for 2014, but said it did not expect a return to historic highs until next
The European Union has launched a case against Brazil at the World Trade Organisation over import taxes – covering everything from cars to
Its chief Roberto Azevedo calls it a deal to put the “world” back in World Trade Organisation.
There were cheers in the conference hall as the
The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has reached an historic deal on global commerce.
The agreement confirmed in Bali, Indonesia, reduces barriers to
“After eight years under the leadership of Frenchman Pascal Lamy, the World Trade Organization, created 18 years ago, has its first Director General
The European Union has launched the first formal trade dispute with Russia at the World Trade Organisation.
The EU has accused Russia of illegally
The World Trade Organisation (WTO), was set up 20 years ago with the aim of creating a prosperous and unified global trading block. That has not
Russia has agreed to extend the term of its loan to Cyprus and reduce the interest rate to provide additional financial relief to the island. At the
Brazil’s Roberto Azevedo has won the contest to become the new leader of the World Trade Organisation. He replaces the two-term boss, France’s Pascal
Weak is the word from the World Trade Organisation which has slashed its 2013 forecast for trade growth.
Having previously thought it would rise
As the World Trade Organisation started to look for a new head, it was also struggling to remain relevant after repeated failures to revive global
The European Union has asked the World Trade Organisation for the right to impose huge trade sanctions on the United States in retaliation for
Fears of a trade war have ignited between the USA and China after Beijing filed a case at the WTO to overturn the levying of anti-dumping duties on a
After more than 18 years of negotiations Russia has finally joined the World Trade Organisation. What does that mean for the Russian economy and for