- German investor sentiment plunged in Oct: ZEW
Investor sentiment in Germany slumped in October as the Volkswagen pollution cheating scandal and slowing growth in emerging markets dampen the outlook for Europe's top economy, a leading survey said Tuesday. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 13 Oct 2015 05:34:35 -0400.
- VW credit rating cut by SandP; further cuts are possible
VW's credit rating was cut one level today by Standard and Poor's, which said the German carmaker's cheating on U.S. diesel-emissions tests indicates management weaknesses that may lead to a further debt downgrade.
AutoNews.com. Mon, 12 Oct 2015 16:01:06 EST. Subscription required.
- Merkel to visit Turkey to discuss terror, Syria: Spokesman
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit Turkey on Oct. 18 to discuss terrorism, the Syrian war and the refugee crisis, her spokesman said on Oct. 12, after bombs killed 97 people in Ankara.
Hurriyet. Mon, 12 Oct 2015 13:14:00 +0200.
- Through Sports, Austria Tries to Give Migrants Traction
With 85,000 people expected to claim asylum in Austria this year, the government has declared integration a key issue. The number of German classes, vocational training and work subsidies is being increased, but it does not end there. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 12 Oct 2015 12:12:03 -0400.
- Nutcracker firm files for bankruptcy
Steinbach, one of Germany's best-known makers of traditional wooden nutcrackers, files for bankruptcy.
BBC News. Mon, 12 Oct 2015 09:40:34 GMT.
- Imagine Dragons and SAP Join Forces to Introduce the One4 Project to Assist Refugees
WALLDORF, Germany, Oct. ...
PR Newswire. Mon, 12 Oct 2015 04:30:00 EDT.
- Volkswagen to recall 1,950 cars in China amid emission scandal
German carmaker Volkswagen will recall 1,950 diesel vehicles in China affected by its emission cheating scandal, the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ) said in a statement on Monday.
- The WW1 nurse executed by the Germans
WW1 nurse Edith Cavell and the Allied propaganda battle.
BBC News. Sun, 11 Oct 2015 23:27:28 GMT.
- Critic's Notebook: The Flussbad Plan in Berlin Reimagines a Canal for the People
A proposal to clean a canal around Museum Island and turn it into a swimming attraction is at the heart of a discussion in Berlin.
Michael Kimmelman. International Herald Tribune. Sun, 11 Oct 2015 21:11:51 GMT.
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- Merkel Rules out Tax Increases in Refugee Crisis
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday ruled out tax increases to help deal with the biggest influx of refugees since World War II. ...
Voice of America. Sun, 11 Oct 2015 09:38:47 -0400.
Facts About Germany
The Federal Republic of Germany, located in north central Europe, is a
federal multi-party republic with a bicameral legislature.
Its capital city is Berlin, and its currency is the Euro.
The primary language spoken in Germany is German, although the Slavic
Sorbian language is used by a small minority. In 2007, Germany's
estimated population was 82,401,000.
For more news and information about Germany, visit this official
German government website.
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