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News Germany Frankfurt: Merkel Spends Big to Kickstart Germany’s Stalled Coal Exit

Published on: Wednesday 15 January 2020
Merkel Spends Big to Kickstart Germany’s Stalled Coal Exit
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/merkel-clinches-deal-german-state-065638486.html

(Bloomberg) -- Chancellor Angela Merkel clinched a deal to kickstart Germany’s stalled coal exit, offering billions in compensation to utilities and affected regions so that closures of plants can start this year.In talks that began Wednesday evening and lasted well into the night, the government hammered

News Germany Frankfurt: Germany's RAG Joins Consortium in Thyssenkrupp Elevator Auction-Sources

Published on: Wednesday 15 January 2020
Germany's RAG Joins Consortium in Thyssenkrupp Elevator Auction-Sources
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2020/01/15/business/15reuters-thyssenkrupp-m-a.html

Germany's RAG Stiftung has joined a consortium led by private equity firms Advent and Cinven [CINV.UL] in a bid for Thyssenkrupp's 15 billion euro ($17 billion) elevator division, two sources familiar with the matter said.

News Germany Frankfurt: Germany looks to step up coal exit timetable

Published on: Wednesday 15 January 2020
Germany looks to step up coal exit timetable
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/germany-looks-step-coal-exit-timetable-094812924.html

Germany could end electricity generation from coal in 2035, three years earlier than planned, under a pact sealed Thursday as Chancellor Angela Merkel's government faces growing pressure to take climate action. Merkel and premiers from Saxony-Anhalt, Saxony, North Rhine-Westphalia and Brandenburg

News Germany Frankfurt: Enterprises in Germany Demand Automated and Agile Application Development

Published on: Monday 06 January 2020
Enterprises in Germany Demand Automated and Agile Application Development
News source: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/enterprises-in-germany-demand-automated-and-agile-application-development-300982287.html

/PRNewswire/ -- Enterprises in Germany are looking for next-generation application developers to help them automate their software development processes and...

News Germany Frankfurt: Frankfurt Prosecutors File Charges Against Lawyer, Former Maple Bank Bankers

Published on: Thursday 09 January 2020
Frankfurt Prosecutors File Charges Against Lawyer, Former Maple Bank Bankers
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2020/01/09/business/09reuters-germany-trading-fraud.html

The Frankfurt Prosecutor's Office has filed charges against a former partner at global law firm Freshfields and six former bankers of collapsed Maple Bank over their alleged involvement in a fraudulent trading scheme, a source familiar with the matter said.

News Germany Frankfurt: Two WWII bombs made safe in Germany

Published on: Sunday 12 January 2020
Two WWII bombs made safe in Germany
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/two-wwii-bombs-made-safe-germany-183700772.html

Two World War II-era bombs were made safe in the western German city of Dortmund after around 14,000 people were evacuated, the city said Sunday. Officials there warning on Saturday that unexploded bombs dropped by Allied forces during the war might be buried in four sites in a heavily populated part

News Germany Frankfurt: At Germany’s biggest car show, signs that Europe’s biggest economy is stalling

Published on: Saturday 21 September 2019
At Germany’s biggest car show, signs that Europe’s biggest economy is stalling
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/at-germanys-biggest-car-show-signs-that-europes-biggest-economy-is-stalling/2019/09/20/16ff1188-db11-11e9-a1a5-162b8a9c9ca2_story.html

FRANKFURT, Germany — Jens Wagner has worked the Frankfurt motor show for 20 years, selling hats emblazoned with car emblems for around 35 euros a pop, alongside T-shirts, jackets and miniature replica ...

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

Published on: Monday 23 September 2019
Thomas Cook's Condor to continue operations, seeks bridging loan from Germany
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/thomas-cooks-condor-continue-operations-182441488.html

BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - 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. A spokesman for the Berlin government confirmed it was looking into

News Germany Frankfurt: Germany's Bayer sells Animal Health unit for $7.6 bn

Published on: Monday 19 August 2019
Germany's Bayer sells Animal Health unit for $7.6 bn
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/germanys-bayer-sells-animal-health-unit-7-6-101850422.html

German chemical and pharmaceutical group Bayer said Tuesday it was selling its Animal Health business unit to US-based drug firm Elanco for $7.6 billion to create an industry giant. Bayer said in a statement that the sale, aimed at sharpening the company's focus on life sciences, was expected to

News Germany Frankfurt: Germany Nears Recession and Chinese Factories Slow in Trade War Fallout

Published on: Wednesday 14 August 2019
Germany Nears Recession and Chinese Factories Slow in Trade War Fallout
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/14/business/german-economy.html

chief economist at ING Germany. Fear of possible blowback helped prompt a sell-off on Wall Street as well as on stock markets in Europe. The main stock indexes in Frankfurt and Paris closed down more ...

News Germany Frankfurt: Frankfurt Hope Striker Rebic Will Stay-Sports Director

Published on: Sunday 11 August 2019
Frankfurt Hope Striker Rebic Will Stay-Sports Director
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/08/12/sports/soccer/12reuters-soccer-germany-rebic.html

Frankfurt, who play Vaduz in the Europa League's third qualifying round this week, kick off their new Bundesliga campaign against Hoffenheim on Sunday. The transfer window in Germany shuts on Sept. 2.

News Germany Frankfurt: Does Renewables Pioneer Germany Risk Running Out of Power?

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
Does Renewables Pioneer Germany Risk Running Out of Power?
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/07/19/world/europe/19reuters-europe-power-supply-insight.html

FRANKFURT — Germany, a poster child for responsible energy, is renouncing nuclear and coal. The problem is, say many power producers and grid operators, it may struggle to keep the lights on. The ...

News Germany Frankfurt: REFILE-INSIGHT-Does renewables pioneer Germany risk running out of power?

Published on: Friday 19 July 2019
REFILE-INSIGHT-Does renewables pioneer Germany risk running out of power?
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/07/19/reuters-america-refile-insight-does-renewables-pioneer-germany-risk-running-out-of-power.html

*Germany is ditching nuclear and coal in renewables switch. *Berlin says situation secure, power imports can give cushion. FRANKFURT, July 18- Germany, a poster child for responsible energy, is renouncing nuclear and coal.

News Germany Frankfurt: Lagarde’s First Job as ECB Boss: Sway Germany

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
Lagarde’s First Job as ECB Boss: Sway Germany
News source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/lagardes-first-job-as-ecb-boss-charming-germany-11562229901?mod=searchresults&page=1&pos=19&mod=article_inline

FRANKFURT—Christine Lagarde may be world renowned as head of the International Monetary Fund, but her first big challenge as European Central Bank president would be to win over skeptics in her next ...

News Germany Frankfurt: Germany condemns tanker seizure by Iran, urges release of ship, crew

Published on: Saturday 20 July 2019
Germany condemns tanker seizure by Iran, urges release of ship, crew
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/07/20/reuters-america-germany-condemns-tanker-seizure-by-iran-urges-release-of-ship-crew.html

FRANKFURT, July 20- Germany on Saturday condemned the "unjustifiable" seizure by Iran of two merchant ships in the Strait of Hormuz and said the move dangerously exacerbated an already tense situation in the area. Iran seized the Stena Impero, a British-flagged tanker, on Friday. "We urge Iran to release... ship and its crew immediately," a German foreign ministry...

News Germany Frankfurt: Deutsche Telekom first to market in Germany with limited 5G rollout

Published on: Thursday 04 July 2019
Deutsche Telekom first to market in Germany with limited 5G rollout
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/deutsche-telekom-launch-5g-services-102336522.html

BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Telekom stole a march on its competitors by announcing a limited rollout of 5G services in its German home market on Wednesday, targeting early adopters in cities with the high-speed mobile technology. Existing 5G trials will be opened up to public use in the German

News Germany Frankfurt: CyrusOne breaks ground on third Frankfurt data center

Published on: Wednesday 03 July 2019
CyrusOne breaks ground on third Frankfurt data center
News source: https://www.datacenterdynamics.com/news/cyrusone-breaks-ground-third-frankfurt-data-center/

CyrusOne, a US-based REIT, has broken ground on the first phase of its third data center project in the Sossenheim district of Frankfurt, Germany. Consisting of two four-story facilities, the site ...

News Germany Frankfurt: Women's Football In Germany: Lack Of Investment Hurts Bundesliga And National Team

Published on: Wednesday 03 July 2019
Women's Football In Germany: Lack Of Investment Hurts Bundesliga And National Team
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/manuelveth/2019/07/03/womens-football-in-germany-lack-of-investment-hurts-bundesliga-and-national-team/

On Sunday the world will be focused on Lyon where the United States and Netherlands are playing in the FIFA Women's World Cup final. For the third time in a row, there will be no German national team in the final, which has drawn some criticism towards the Women's Bundesliga.