A new survey published by German public broadcaster ARD shows Germans trust Russia more than the US. America’s brand appears to have suffered considerably since the election of Donald Trump as US president last year.
Top Austrian diplomat Peter Launsky-Tieffenthal will be named spokesman of the next conservative government that is expected be sworn on December 20, it was reported on Friday.
A US court on Wednesday sentenced former Volkswagen executive Oliver Schmidt to seven years in prison for his role in the German automaker’s “dieselgate” emissions cheating scandal.
Germany’s SPD party has voted to enter into talks that could lead to the formation of a new government coalition. Just over 80 percent of members have also voted to keep Martin Schulz as party chairman.
The 16,000-square meter settlement had a fuel factory when it was part of communist East Germany. But the village started decaying after the collapse of the Berlin wall.
The head of Germany’s Social Democrats, Martin Schulz, a potential future governing partner of Chancellor Angela Merkel, called Thursday for the creation of a “United States of Europe” by 2025.
After the Air Berlin bankruptcy, the British airline Easyjet has decided to take on Lufthansa on domestic routes in Germany for the first time.
Car exports from Europe’s powerhouse economy Germany have fallen in 2017, partly due to the weaker pound undermining British demand, the head of the nation’s auto industry federation said Wednesday.
The U.S. under President Donald Trump is losing its ability to shape global events, requiring Germany and France to jointly assert European interests, according to Sigmar Gabriel, Germany’s acting foreign minister.
Pilots across Germany are stopping planned deportations of rejected asylum seekers. At the same time, refugees are appealing their deportation orders in record numbers – and winning.