German carmaker Volkswagen is considering building its own battery production facility to foster e-mobility. It could be a crucial move to lessen dependence on Asian producers.
German lawmakers approved on Friday a major pensions overhaul, criticised by many, including within Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition, as making little economic sense in a rapidly ageing country.
A far-Right publisher is planning to release a new edition of Hitler’s Mein Kampf in German without critical notes for the first time since the Second World War.
Dresden’s lead prosecutor confirmed that a perjury investigation has been opened against Frauke Petry, the co-leader of the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party.
Adidas will launch mass production of running shoes at a German factory operated largely by robots next year and plans to open a similar plant in the US next year, the company said.
Eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels on Wednesday agreed a fresh 10.3 billion euros ($12 billion) in bailout money for Greece avoid bankruptcy.
The new law that would integrate immigrants into the country under the motto, Promote and Demand.” Photo: Horst Seehofer (left), the leader of Bavaria’s CSU, with Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Even as Germany adds lots of wind and solar power to the electric grid, the country’s carbon emissions are rising. Will the rest of the world learn from its lesson?
Several European politicians have welcomed Van der Bellen’s win at the polls. Germany’s President described him a “convinced European” as Austria copes with a budding right-wing movement.
Singapore is kicking out Swiss bank BSI, which has been linked to a global money-laundering scandal at Malaysia’s state fund MDB that has embroiled Prime Minister Najib Razak.