The far-right party has set up controversial web portals for children to report teachers who voice political opinions. The move is drawing comparisons with Nazi and Communist dictatorships.
Oct 12, 2018 in
Macroeconomic models based on arbitrary hypotheses have little to do with the real purpose of trade disputes. For Donald Trump, the target is China and its gross violation of trade rules.
Sep 27, 2018 in
Fresh speculation over a possible merger of Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank sent the shares of both skywards yesterday, with analysts backing what they think is a sensible solution all around.
Sep 12, 2018 in
Berlin appears open to a role in a retaliatory strike but a parliamentary advisory panel says it would be against human rights as well as the country's constitution.
Sep 11, 2018 in
The dynamic TecDAX has enjoyed enormous gains in the past few years but the introduction of several more cumbersome DAX-listed firms this month is likely to weigh it down in the future.
Sep 05, 2018 in
Volkswagen's court-appointed compliance auditor faults the carmaker for delaying and redacting documents he needs to do his job. It is not clear how much progress VW has made in correcting the culture that led to Dieselgate.
Aug 28, 2018 in
The classic British brand is losing money, prompting its parent, Volkswagen to tie it more closely to the moneymaking Porsche.
Aug 14, 2018 in
Even as European leaders oppose the measure, the likes of Daimler and Siemens are scrambling to comply rather than risk disruption of their US business.
Aug 09, 2018 in
With borrowing terms in America and Europe set on different paths, the widening gap in returns is a godsend to investors out to make a fast buck.
Aug 07, 2018 in
The Facebook boss told an interviewer he doesn't think posts denying the mass-murder of Jews should be removed from the social network site. But such comments are a crime in Germany.
Jul 20, 2018 in
Their two “sister parties” agreed to set up transit centers for asylum seekers on the Austrian border to prevent those registered in other countries from entering Germany.
Jul 03, 2018 in
Prominent sponsor says too many international competitions dilute quality of play. Investors profit but fans will lose interest.
Jun 26, 2018 in
The European Banking Authority is urging London-based banks to take immediate steps if they want to continue operations in the EU after Brexit. The clock is ticking.
Jun 26, 2018 in
Emily Haber is a seasoned diplomat and ready to take on the escalating tensions between Washington and Berlin.
Jun 20, 2018 in
The hardline interior minister gives the chancellor until European summit next week to get a common plan that meets his goal of keeping migrants out of Germany while Donald Trump attempts to capitalize on the political crisis in Berlin.
Jun 18, 2018 in