Amid its latest COVID-19 lockdown and a promising decline in new coronavirus infections, Germany is hesitant to ease restrictions because of the risk posed by a more contagious variant.
Frank Miles. Fox News. Thu, 21 Jan 2021 23:06:08 GMT.
A meteorite that fell in northern Germany in 2019 contains carbonates which are among the oldest in the solar system; it also evidences the earliest presence of liquid water on a minute planet.
Science Daily. Thu, 21 Jan 2021 13:20:08 EST.
A crematorium is a sobering place to visit during a pandemic. Especially the one in the town of Meissen, eastern Germany, where coffins are stacked on top of each other in every available space.
Sky News. Thu, 21 Jan 2021 12:37:00 +0000.
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - The European Central Bank is looking at a darkening picture for the economy as infections and deaths surge. ...
David Mchugh. Washington Times. Thu, 21 Jan 2021 02:00:06 -0500.
European lawmakers are expected to pass a resolution on January 21 calling on the European Union to halt construction on the nearly complete Nord Stream 2 pipeline, which would carry Russian natural gas to Germany under the Baltic Sea.
Radio Liberty. Thu, 21 Jan 2021 06:15:32 +0000.
The pressure on intensive care units has eased somewhat, but virologists, pointing to the situation in Britain, warn new variants could undo all progress.
Sydney Morning Herald. Wed, 20 Jan 2021 17:06:29 +1100.
On Tuesday, US Treasury Department announced introduction of sanctions against the Fortuna vessel, which is involved in the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, and its owner, the KBT-Rus company
Tass. Tue, 19 Jan 2021 21:31:43 +0300.
The sanctions are the first targeting the Nord Stream 2 undersea pipeline, which is to carry natural gas directly from Russia to Germany, whose government backs the project.
Melissa Eddy. New York Times. Tue, 19 Jan 2021 01:10:24 +0000.
German HR platform Personio, cofounded by 30 Under 30 honoree Hanno Renner, announced today that it has raised $175 million on a $1.7 billion valuation, becoming the first European HR tech unicorn.
By Igor Bosilkovski, Senior Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 18 Jan 2021 12:32:38 -0500.
Germans who repeatedly refuse to enter quarantine after being exposed to coronavirus will be held in detention centres under new rules drawn up by regional authorities.Legal experts say the detention centres are permitted by ...
New Zealand Herald. Mon, 18 Jan 2021 11:17:13 +1200.
Dutch cyclist Wilco Kelderman and two of his teammates on the Bora-Hansgrohe team have been hospitalized after a car crashed into their training group, the German team said Sunday. ...
Washington Times. Sun, 17 Jan 2021 05:42:32 -0500.
Per the deal, Telefonica (TEF) is selling 30,700 tower sites across Spain, Germany, Brazil, Peru, Chile and Argentina as it seeks to de-lever its balance sheet.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wed, 13 Jan 2021 13:51:00 GMT.
Convertible bonds increased from 50 to 75 million euro. Frankfurt, January 12, 2021 – Deutsche Leibrenten Grundbesitz AG is funding its strong growth with the support of noted German institutional investors. ...
Realwire. Tue, 12 Jan 2021 08:00:00 UTC.
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 2020, Germany's
estimated population was 83,783,942.
For more news and information about Germany, visit this official
German government website.
For detailed maps of Germany, visit this
Germany map website.