Person of the Day
The legacy of former Chancellor Helmut Schmidt is being honored with 30 million €2 coins, which will released on December 23 (it would have been his 100th birthday). The Social Democrat died in 2015 after leading West Germany from 1974 to 1982. Source: DPA
Quote of the Day
New CEO Mark Schneider, a dual German and American citizen, revealed aggressive targets for both profit margin and organic growth at his first investors meeting on Tuesday. The world's largest food company saw shares rise 1.8 percent after the announcement.
Graph of the Day
The World, Delivered
Even after the end of summer vacation, traffic is booming at German airports. Domestic airports account for 3 of the top 10 busiest freight hubs in Europe. The top routes for freight? Frankfurt to Shanghai, Incheon and Moscow.
Photo of the Day
Gangway for Camelids
The Luginbühl family of Switzerland marched more than 130 llamas and alpacas down one of the country's steepest streets into the valley town of Kiental for the winter. Some herders also use the members of the camel family (ergo, camelids) to guard sheep. Source: DPA