Graph of the day
Despite Trump's protectionist threats, America's trade imbalance has only grown larger since his inauguration. Germany accounted for €16 billion of the United States' €214 billion trade deficit in 2017.
Picture of the day
Police in Berlin cleared the main train station, hospitals and homes to deal with a World War II bomb found in a construction site. All train traffic through the Hauptbahnhof was halted for the defusing, a not-uncommon occurrence across Germany. Source:
Quote of the day
You ain't seen nothing yet
After RWE announced it is selling Innogy to rival E.ON for €20 billion last month, the CEO of German utility company Steag said he believes there will be more transactions to come.
Change of the day
Delivery Hero's new structure
After a Berlin court ruled last week that it must allow its many couriers to form a works council, Delivery Hero announced yesterday it will become a Societas Europaea by the end of 2018, with three board members from the working ranks. Source: