ANA, Lufthansa announce cargo business tie-up
Japan's All Nippon Airways (ANA) and Lufthansa of Germany on Wednesday announced an air cargo tie up as they look to fight off intense competition from budget airlines on passenger...
(Wed, 03 Sep 2014 09:00:11 +0200)
Audi recalls 70,000 cars over braking system problem
Audi, the top-of-the-range car maker belonging to auto giant Volkswagen, said it is recalling 70,000 cars worldwide owing to potential problems with braking systems.
(Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:00:12 +0200)
German women earn half that of male counterparts: study
The average income of German women is around half that of their male counterparts, a new study showed.
(Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:00:25 +0200)
Germany's anti-euro party makes breakthrough in state vote
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives notched up a clear win in a state election Sunday but now face opposition from an anti-euro party which won its first seats in a regional assembly.
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:00:15 +0200)
Bavarian bakers threaten pretzel shortage during Oktoberfest
Bakers in Bavaria are threatening to go on strike during Germany's famed Oktoberfest over a pay dispute, depriving beer festival-goers of their traditional salty pretzel.
(Sun, 31 Aug 2014 08:00:17 +0200)
Uber car pick-up service halted in Germany
The controversial but popular car pick-up service Uber hit a roadblock when a German court slapped it with an injunction on the grounds it lacks the necessary legal permits.
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:00:12 +0200)
Gold rush as artist buries bullion on British beach
Thirty gold bars have been buried on a beach in Britain by a German artist, prompting a flood of bounty hunters with metal detectors to seek their fortune Friday.
(Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:00:14 +0200)
Germany to open central memorial to Nazis' disabled victims
Germany will inaugurate the first national memorial to the estimated 300,000 ill and disabled people systematically murdered by the Nazis on Tuesday, at a ceremony with victims'...
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:00:14 +0200)
Merkel calls anti-euro party success a 'protest vote'
German Chancellor Merkel dismissed an anti-euro party's success in a weekend state election as a 'protest vote' but admitted her party must do more to address constituents' frustrations.
(Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:00:16 +0200)
Europe farmers 'not to get full Russian sanction compensation'
Germany's agriculture minister warned on Tuesday that European farmers hit by a Russian import ban would not receive full compensation, ahead of talks with his French and Polish...
(Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:00:09 +0200)