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News Germany: Tesla New Gigafactory Move To Usher In More Company Interest For Germany

Published on: Saturday 30 November 2019
Tesla New Gigafactory Move To Usher In More Company Interest For Germany
News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/tesla-new-gigafactory-move-usher-more-company-interest-germany-2876823

Tesla announced plans to build its next Gigafactory in Germany in November. With this upcoming move, other companies are expected to move into the region along with the electric car company. Aside ...

News Germany: Germany’s male piglet population might be about to rewrite legal history

Published on: Monday 18 November 2019
Germany’s male piglet population might be about to rewrite legal history
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2019/11/19/germanys-male-piglets-just-became-latest-animals-file-cases-court-without-their-knowledge/

Germany’s Federal constitutional Court received a highly unusual complaint on Tuesday, with the country’s entire population of male piglets named as plaintiffs. The piglets probably have no idea, but ...

News Germany: Germany 4-0 Belarus: Toni Kroos stars as Germany book place at Euro 2020

Published on: Saturday 16 November 2019
Germany 4-0 Belarus: Toni Kroos stars as Germany book place at Euro 2020
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/50446891

The last time Toni Kroos scored a double for Germany was during their 7-1 win over Brazil in the 2014 World Cup Toni Kroos scored twice as Germany booked their place at Euro 2020 with a routine ...

News Germany: Germany, Netherlands, Austria, Croatia qualify for Euro 2020

Published on: Saturday 16 November 2019
Germany, Netherlands, Austria, Croatia qualify for Euro 2020
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/soccer/2019/11/16/germany-netherlands-austria-croatia-qualify-for-euro-2020/40631135/

BERLIN (AP) — Germany, the Netherlands, Austria and Croatia qualified for the 2020 European Championship on Saturday. Germany advanced with a 4-0 win over Belarus on Saturday, with Toni Kroos scoring ...

News Germany: Berlin Wall: 'Germany was first reunited on the dancefloor'

Published on: Sunday 10 November 2019
Berlin Wall: 'Germany was first reunited on the dancefloor'
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-49892553

Hoffmann believes the conditions were ripe for this unique scene to grow, because there was "a social change happening, as well as a musical one." "Germany was first reunited on the dancefloor of ...

News Germany: France does not need a power struggle with Germany

Published on: Sunday 10 November 2019
France does not need a power struggle with Germany
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/11/11/france-does-not-need-a-power-struggle-with-germany-commentary.html

French President Emmanuel Macron should not pick a fight with Germany, writes Dr Michael Ivanovitch. Instead, he should be focusing on the economy and expanding foreign markets for French goods and services.

News Germany: Germany’s Labor System Would Be Difficult to Import to U.S.

Published on: Sunday 20 October 2019
Germany’s Labor System Would Be Difficult to Import to U.S.
News source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/germanys-labor-system-would-be-difficult-to-import-to-u-s-11571580002

Some Democratic presidential candidates want to bring elements of German labor relations to the U.S. While that could appear attractive on the surface, doing so would be difficult and the economic payoff uncertain.

News Germany: She Believes Trees Will Save Germany — If She Can Save the Trees

Published on: Sunday 20 October 2019
She Believes Trees Will Save Germany — If She Can Save the Trees
News source: https://www.ozy.com/provocateurs/she-believes-trees-will-save-germany-if-she-can-save-the-trees/221908/

Because fighting climate change will take more than a carbon tax. You could say Julia Klöckner drew the short straw — becoming Germany’s Minister for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection in 2018, ...

News Germany: UPDATE 1-Wind turbine maker Vestas cuts 600 staff in Denmark and Germany

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
UPDATE 1-Wind turbine maker Vestas cuts 600 staff in Denmark and Germany
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/09/27/reuters-america-update-1-wind-turbine-maker-vestas-cuts-600-staff-in-denmark-and-germany.html

COPENHAGEN, Sept 27- Wind turbine maker Vestas said on Friday it would lay off 590 people at blade factories in Germany and Denmark to rein in costs and cope with a squeeze on prices as state subsidies fall. Vestas said it would halve it workforce at its factory in Lauchhammer, Germany by cutting 500 jobs, while about 90 workers, paid by the hour, would be laid off in Lem,...

News Germany: France, Britain, Germany jointly blame Iran for attack on Saudi oil facilities

Published on: Monday 23 September 2019
France, Britain, Germany jointly blame Iran for attack on Saudi oil facilities
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/france-britain-germany-jointly-blame-iran-for-attack-on-saudi-oil-facilities/2019/09/23/fa29f71a-de41-11e9-be7f-4cc85017c36f_story.html

UNITED NATIONS — France, Britain, Germany jointly blame Iran for attack on Saudi oil facilities. Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast ...

News Germany: UPDATE 2-Thomas Cook's Condor to continue operations, seeks bridging loan from Germany

Published on: Monday 23 September 2019
UPDATE 2-Thomas Cook's Condor to continue operations, seeks bridging loan from Germany
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/09/23/reuters-america-update-2-thomas-cooks-condor-to-continue-operations-seeks-bridging-loan-from-germany.html

BERLIN/ FRANKFURT, Sept 23- Thomas Cook's German holiday airline Condor has asked the German government for a bridging loan, the airline said on Monday, adding it would continue operating despite its parent company's collapse. Around 600,000 holidaymakers, including tens of thousands from Germany, have been stranded around this world by the demise of Thomas...

News Germany: Germany Ready to Take One in Four Migrants Rescued Off Italy-Minister

Published on: Friday 13 September 2019
Germany Ready to Take One in Four Migrants Rescued Off Italy-Minister
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/09/13/world/europe/13reuters-germany-migrants-italy.html

Germany is ready to take in a quarter of migrants who reach Italy by sea, Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said in remarks published on Friday, signalling a goodwill gesture to a southern neighbour ahead of EU talks on immigration later this month.

News Germany: Germany to Run World's Largest Current Account Surplus in 2019-Ifo

Published on: Friday 13 September 2019
Germany to Run World's Largest Current Account Surplus in 2019-Ifo
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/09/13/business/13reuters-germany-economy-trade.html

Germany will run the world's largest current account surplus in 2019 for the fourth consecutive year, the Ifo economic institute said on Friday, likely putting further pressure on Berlin to help reduce global imbalances and stimulate domestic demand.

News Germany: Merkel: Germany, auto industry face ‘Herculean’ climate task

Published on: Thursday 12 September 2019
Merkel: Germany, auto industry face ‘Herculean’ climate task
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/merkel-germany-auto-industry-face-herculean-climate-task/2019/09/12/ff19af00-d576-11e9-8924-1db7dac797fb_story.html

FRANKFURT, Germany — Environmentalist staged a protest Thursday at the start of the Frankfurt Motor Show, hours after German Chancellor Angela Merkel acknowledged that her government and the country’s ...

News Germany: As Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong departs Germany, Europe struggles to confront China

Published on: Thursday 12 September 2019
As Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong departs Germany, Europe struggles to confront China
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2019/09/12/hong-kong-activist-joshua-wong-departs-germany-europe-struggles-confront-china/

BERLIN — Joshua Wong, one of the most recognizable pro-democracy advocates from Hong Kong, left Germany for the United States on Thursday after a visit that provoked fierce Chinese criticism of Berlin ...

News Germany: Neo-Nazi Appointed District Mayor in Germany

Published on: Monday 09 September 2019
Neo-Nazi Appointed District Mayor in Germany
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/09/world/europe/neo-nazi-germany-mayor.html

BERLIN — It was, acknowledged one local official who backed the appointment of Stefan Jagsch as the district mayor of a village near Frankfurt, a regrettable decision, but one that seemed unavoidable ...

News Germany: Germany Edge Northern Ireland to Restore Euro 2020 Order

Published on: Monday 09 September 2019
Germany Edge Northern Ireland to Restore Euro 2020 Order
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/09/09/sports/soccer/09reuters-soccer-euro-nir-ger-report.html

Germany beat hosts Northern Ireland 2-0 on Monday with two goals in the second half to get their Euro 2020 qualification on track as they bounced back from last week's loss to the Netherlands to take over top spot in Group C.

News Germany: Germany Offers a Model to Corporate America on Labor Relations

Published on: Sunday 08 September 2019
Germany Offers a Model to Corporate America on Labor Relations
News source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/germany-offers-a-model-to-corporate-america-on-labor-relations-11568021404

BERLIN—As corporate America debates whether companies should consider other constituencies than just their shareholders, Germany offers an example of what a new approach might look like for labor. In ...