Posts Tagged ‘Germany’

Ryanair faces labour strike in Germany

LONDON • Ryanair Holdings plc pilots and flight attendants in Germany will walk out today, meaning many of its services in and out of the country may not ...

German carmakers relying on others for battery cells

Munich • Plans by a Chinese company to build a battery cell factory in Germany should serve as a wake-up call for the national car industry, whose lack of ...

Shambolic Germany sent packing after loss to South Korea

by REUTERS
Champions Germany crashed out of the World Cup after suffering a stunning 2-0 defeat by a tenacious South Korea on Wednesday that eliminated ...

EU seeks migration deal in summit with Merkel

BRUSSELS • European leaders gather in Brussels yesterday for an informal meeting aimed at paving the way to a deal on the management of migration, amid an ...
Angela Merkel

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 ...

Trade tensions intensify with showdown

China warns it will withdraw commitments it made on trade if the US carries out a separate threat to impose tariffs
WASHINGTON • US President Donald ...

German inflation jumps above 2%

By BLOOMBERG
FRANKFURT • Germany showered the 19-nation euro-area with a flurry of good economic news as political uproar in the region’s south ...

Trump threatens allies with new tariffs, sowing global confusion

Washington • US President Donald Trump’s push for tariffs on imported cars and trucks threatened a shake-up of the global auto industry, while motivating ...

China companies target Frankfurt listings

By BLOOMBERG
SHANGHAI • A little-known Chinese-backed venture in Germany is emerging as a listing venue for mainland companies seeking to expand in ...

Germany blames trade weakness aggravating euro-area slowdown

Frankfurt • Growth slowed across the euro-area economy at the start of the year, with Germany seeing its pace of expansion cut in half amid weaker ...

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 ...

Lagarde urges Germany to lift public spending amid trade surplus

WASHINGTON • International Monetary Fund (IMF) MD Christine Lagarde (picture) encouraged Germany to step up government spending to boost growth, noting the ...