A proposed deal is meeting resistance from labor, regulators and some shareholders. But there is also political momentum in Germany for a tie-up.
Jack Ewing and Melissa Eddy. New York Times. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 16:34:52 GMT.
Relatives of some of the 29 tourists who died in a bus crash in Madeira arrived Friday in the Portuguese island as the country's leader paid a visit to the injured in hospital
ABC News. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 11:17:13 -0400.
German weekly Der Spiegel says the Tunisian man who carried out a deadly truck attack on a Berlin Christmas market in 2016 was part of a Europe-wide network of Islamic extremists.
Fox News. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:24:13 GMT.
Can Software AG, a 50 year old German software company with eight years of flat revenue, find growth with a CEO who spent over 15 years at IBM?
By Peter Cohan, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:14:00 +0000.
German Whatsapp users are spreading pro-Nazi propaganda through stickers, emojis and chain letters, sidestepping a law that makes public displays of swastikas and Nazi imagery illegal in Germany, a new report has found.
The Local. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:07:53 +0200.
In a show of solidarity, the foreign ministers of Germany and Portugal laid two wreaths near the site where 29 German tourists died on Wednesday after their bus overturned on the Portuguese island of Madeira.
Reuters. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:56:26 -0400.
A shipwreck dates back to the year 1188 and was likely used to carry cargoes such as timber, stones, or even beer. The research team, from Norway, used 3D scanning to examine the timber.
Daily Mail. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:41:58 GMT.
The bus was carrying visitors from Germany when it veered off a road Wednesday evening on the island of Madeira and then tumbled down a hill. Authorities have launched an investigation.
Sasha Ingber. NPR. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:14:56 -0400.
LISBON (REUTERS) -At least 28 people, most of them German tourists, died and 22 more were injured in a bus accident on the Portuguese island of Madeira on Wednesday (April 17), authorities said.
Straits Times. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 02:46:38 +0800.
German utility RWE expects to spend heavily in the U.S. green energy market as it maps out its future as a global renewables champion after its pending asset swap with peer E.ON. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:24:10 -0400.
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - The Latest on Europe's response to mass migration (all times local): 12:20 p.m. The German government has agreed on a set of rules aimed at making it harder for failed asylum seekers to avoid deportation. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 06:20:27 -0400.
H&M is harnessing the power of artificial intelligence (AI) in its latest collaboration with Berlin-based tech startup ZyseMe, which will see it offer customised apparel on demand.
Just Style. Tue, 16 Apr 2019 11:14:00 GMT.
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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