"The first time is like your first love, you'll never forget it!"Ettore Scardecchia
Head of Product Engineering, Avio
""She has dedicated her life to improving the situation of people with intellectual disabilities and their parents in Lithuania and elsewhere.""Angelika Hild
"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
"Savita died because religious objections were given more value than her life."Shannon Kowalski and Susan Wood
International Women’s Health Coalition
""God willing, next year we will celebrate this event again, hoping that the reconstruction of the city will have progressed.""Najim al-Jibouri
Military Commander in Mosul
"“The substance is very stable. It can be washed away by rain, it can evaporate under the sun. But it won’t decompose.""Vladimir Uglev
""If we want the best for our children, we need to want the best for all our teachers too.""Małgorzata Kulesza
Teacher in Poland
"People in Europe worry about migration for sure. But their attitudes to it are complex and open to change"Benjamin Ward
Deputy Europe and Central Asia Director, Human Rights Watch
China's President Xi Jinping pledges to build 'modern socialist country' as he opens the Communist Party Congress in Beijing
Will Angela Merkel’s Germany ensure that great-power cooperation does not deteriorate beyond the point of no return in the Trump era?
In a phone call with Donald Trump, President Xi Jinping warned all sides to avoid aggravating tensions.
The president tells Beijing rally 'China loves peace' but won't be bullied
Chinese President Xi Jinping Xi presided over the large-scale military parade at the remote Zhurihe training base in China's northern Inner Mongolia region.
Merkel and Xi visit the panda exhibit at Berlin Zoo.
Germany and China grow closer ahead of G20 summit.
Chinese President Xi Jinping is in Hong Kong to mark the 20th anniversary of the city's handover from British to Chinese rule.
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US President Donald Trump has urged his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to do more to curb North Korea’s nuclear programme.
US and China hold key talks at Mar-a-Lago
By Michael Mandelbaum, professor emeritus of American Foreign Policy at The Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies
North Korea’s latest ballistic missile launch came less than two days before a highly anticipated US-China summit in Florida, theatrically reminding Washington and Beijing what is at…
When Donald Trump meets his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping at the US president’s Florida estate on Thursday and Friday, it will be another round of firsts: Not only will it be their first ever meetin
China closes its National People's Congress with a push for trade talks with the US.
China has cut its growth target this year.
All eyes were on the Chinese President's address at the World Economic Forum in Davos, as he gave a vigorous defence of free trade
President Obama may be flying the flag for the US at this year’s APEC summit but the shadow of Donald Trump is looming large.
Parts of Hangzhou were lit up on Sunday (September 4) night as China put on a spectacular gala performance for global heads of state attending the G20 summit.
Russia’s president Vladimir Putin is on a state visit to China to sign a series of energy deals.