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Christmas post offices in Germany
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 15:25

Just write a wish list and send it by post to Baby Jesus or Santa Claus – is that possible? Yes! Since the 1960s, the German Post has frequently rec...

France and Germany to unveil eurozone reforms by March
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 08:37

Germany and France will offer their joint vision for reforming the eurozone by March, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday, in an effort to ...

Six common questions people have about refugees in Germany
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 03:39

No political issue that has arisen in Germany in recent years has aroused international interest like the refugee influx. We answer some frequently po...

Pilot draws virtual Christmas tree during test flight route across Germany
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:38

A pilot feeling particularly festive traced a virtual Christmas tree over Germany on a test flight with an Airbus A380.Airbus spokesman Heiko Stolzke ...

Frank-Walter Steinmeier: Germany still faces anti-Semitism
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:38

Anti-Semitism was still showing "its evil face" in Germany, said President Frank-Walter Steinmeier. Speaking at the Israeli embassy, he added he was "...

Three die as small plane crashes in bad weather in southern Germany
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:06

Rescue teams struggled to access the site of the plane crash as heavy snow fell throughout Thursday night. The Local

Is Germany the next property investment market for Hong Kong investors?
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 15:04

As the Hong Kong market continues to heat up, Brexit uncertainty, and other global markets appearing priced in, investors in Hong Kong are increasingl...

5 things to know about retirement in Germany
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 13:29

Every year, thousands of pensioners move abroad to retire in another country and Germany is no exception. These are the 5 most important things to kno...

Germany coalition: Merkel and SPD to meet in new bid for deal
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 05:45

Germany's chancellor is to meet her ex-coalition partners, who have refused to renew their alliance. BBC News - Europe

Amazon workers in Germany, Italy stage Black Friday strike
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 23:06

A labor union says workers at a half dozen distribution centers in Germany have walked off the job, while in Italy some employees struck at...

With the break-up of coalition talks, Germany enters new territory
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:56

THE clock was nearing midnight on November 19th when Christian Lindner walked out. Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats (CDU), Bavaria’s Christian ...

Collapse: Germany Seeks to Pick Up the Pieces
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:45

With coalition talks having collapsed, the country and the continent are now wondering what happens next. Blame is being heaped on the FDP, but the pa...

Germany, Democracy and the World: The End of the End of History
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:27

The collapse of coalition talks in Berlin are far from a national crisis. But it is symptomatic. It is time for German politicians to realize what is ...

Coalition Talks Collapse: Germany Wins, Merkel Loses
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:22

The collapse of coalition negotiations in Berlin is a win for political clarity in Germany. The parties involved would hardly have been able to govern...

Markets on guard as Germany grapples with politics
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:26

European stocks have opened lower and the euro hit an eight-day low against sterling as a governing crisis in Germany weighed on markets. As David Po...

Collapsed Coalition Talks: What's Next for Merkel and Germany?
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 07:41

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's attempts to assemble a governing coalition collapsed on Sunday night. Much of the blame is falling on the shoulders ...

China calls on Germany to ensure 'mutual respect' after Tibetan flags emerge at football match
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 02:13

Beijing has warned Germany of "defending Tibet independence," saying the match host must ensure respect between the countries. The activists said they...

Political Paralysis Hits Germany as Collapse of Talks Tests Merkel
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 01:04

German Chancellor Angela Merkel was scrambling to address the biggest political threat to her leadership in 12 years in office, after the collapse of ...

Myanmar: EU and Germany see positive signals amid Rohingya crisis
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 23:29

Germany's foreign minister has said he believes Myanmar will make a deal to repatriate 600,000 Rohingya refugees who fled Rakhine state. Many in Myanm...

What the collapse of coalition talks could mean for Germany and Europe
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 21:33

In Germany’s biggest political upset in years, FDP liberals walked out on coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives and the Gr...

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