Posts Tagged ‘Angela Merkel’

Humbled Merkel pledges change of course after coalition clashes

By BLOOMBERG
FRANKFURT • German Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged to stabilise her six month-old government after a summer of clashes among party ...

Germany favours Deutsche Bank-Commerzbank merger

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BERLIN • The possibility of merging Deutsche Bank AG and Commerzbank AG has won the backing of German officials who are seeking a new ...

Battle lines drawn as Merkel, Juncker slam European nationalism

Juncker says growing political intolerance is challenging European peace project a century after the end of WWI
by BLOOMBERG BERLIN/STRASBOURG • Angela ...

BMW plans to be 1st foreign automaker to control China JV

A move by BMW would follow plans outlined by China in April to ease foreign ownership restrictions
By BLOOMBERG BEIJING • BMW AG, ...

Merkel lauds China’s market opening in trade rebuff to Trump

BERLIN • German Chancellor Angela Merkel praised China for opening up to foreign investment, drawing a contrast with trade conflicts burdening both ...
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German govt starts the clock on coal’s final countdown

Berlin • Germany moved a step closer to ending coal-fired power as Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Cabinet set up a group to plot the final phase out of the ...

Gas supply crunch thwarts EU’s plan on fuel switch

Depleted gas stores after the coldest winter since 2012 have driven prices to their highest level in at least 5 years
London • Europe wants its ...

Trump shows Merkel, Macron that Europe’s clout is dwindling

It was widely predicted that neither Macron’s personal rapport with Trump nor Merkel’s more businesslike approach would sway Trump on policy
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M&A in clean-energy loving Germany may sully green bonds

LONDON • Angela Merkel’s (picture) clean-energy push may turn out to be less “green” than expected for bondholders caught up in the upheaval of Germany’s ...

Macron and Merkel may find they can agree with Trump on China

By BLOOMBERG
WASHINGTON • German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron will attempt a pincer movement on President Donald ...

Trump set to tighten screws on Putin

Several European countries are expected to announce their own expulsions of Russian diplomats in concert with the US
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Merkel seals 4th term in Parliament vote ending longest wait

By BLOOMBERG
BERLIN • German Chancellor Angela Merkel (picture) was formally elected to a fourth term in a parliamentary vote, extending her 12 ...