Slumping exports sent Germany’s economy into reverse in the second quarter, with prospects of an early recovery slim as its manufacturers struggle at the sharp end of a global slowdown amplified by tariff conflicts and the fallout from Brexit.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
IN a curious twist of fate, the Taoiseach will be the flagbearer of the EU when he meets President Trump at the White House today. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was to have met the President yesterday but snow storms in the US have delayed that meeting until tomorrow.
Thu, 16 Mar, 2017
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Wed, 13 Jan, 2016
An internal report by German police describes how women in the western city of Cologne had to run through mobs of drunken men who attacked them during new year’s celebrations, an experience likened to “running the gauntlet”.
Fri, 08 Jan, 2016
Bavarian allies cranked up pressure on German Chancellor Angela Merkel yesterday to reverse her “open-door” refugee policy, saying the deadly attacks in Paris underlined the need for tougher measures to control the influx of migrants.
Mon, 16 Nov, 2015