When Angela Merkel says Europeans can’t rely on anyone anymore, it’s actually an appeal for Europe to rely on Germany.
The chief executive of MAN Diesel & Turbo calls for a transition to green energy in the shipping sector, but says that regulatory uniformity will be essential.
After the Brexit decision, the E.U.’s 27 other member states must reach consensus about how to deal with the fallout. They need to present a united front in their future dealings with Britain – something that may prove difficult.
At the Hanover Trade Fair, Barack Obama and Angela Merkel did their best to inject momentum into a stalled U.S.-E-U. free trade pact. But some fear public opposition in Germany can't be turned around before the U.S. president leaves office.
In 2013, a scandal broke out when it was discovered that West German drug companies had paid the communist East Germans to conduct clinical trials on their citizens in the 1980s. But a recent report shows that the trials were not only diligently carried out, but actually benefitted the people of the bankrupt East.
As German soccer giant Bayern Munich begins to lose its shine on the pitch and wrestles with some tricky staffing problems, captain and defender Philipp Lahm talks about aging, the loss of coach Pep Guardiola and the return of former president and convicted tax evader Uli Hoeness.
Volkswagen says ex-CEO may have overlooked dieselgate signs. Green Party politician resigns after drug possession arrest. Backlog of refugee applications growing.
BaFin investigates dividend stripping. EPA to work with other regulators after emissions scandal. Joint stock exchange may have London HQ.
Travel is highly personal. It fulfills a desire to live more freely and authentic, to break away from daily life. Brands such as Deutsche Telekom try to create new experiences for their customers, for example in the self-driving car.
German savings banks under strain . Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg in Berlin. Volkswagen faces class action suits