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News Germany Culture: Germany gives $4.4 million to Dutch Holocaust museum

Published on: Monday 13 January 2020
Germany gives $4.4 million to Dutch Holocaust museum
News source: https://www.jpost.com/International/Germany-gives-44-million-to-Dutch-Holocaust-museum-614088

AMSTERDAM (JTA) – Germany has pledged nearly $4.5 million toward renovating the Dutch national Holocaust museum. Emile Schrijver, director of Amsterdam’s Jewish Cultural Quarter, an organization ...

News Germany Culture: Germany Returns Three Paintings and Six Pieces of Antique Silverware Looted By the Nazis to Rightful Heirs

Published on: Monday 13 January 2020
Germany Returns Three Paintings and Six Pieces of Antique Silverware Looted By the Nazis to Rightful Heirs
News source: https://news.artnet.com/art-world/restitution-german-lost-art-foundation-january-14-1752471

The restitution of the works is due to take place in Berlin on January 22 in the presence of German culture minister Monika Grütters. Her office declined to comment on this story. According to Germany ...

News Germany Culture: Germany Coffee Market Trends, Growth opportunities and Demand Forecast 2016-2022

Published on: Monday 11 November 2019
Germany Coffee Market Trends, Growth opportunities and Demand Forecast 2016-2022
News source: https://www.marketwatch.com/press-release/germany-coffee-market-trends-growth-opportunities-and-demand-forecast-2016-2022-2019-11-12

Nov 12, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) -- Germany imports a huge fraction of the total coffee imported throughout the world. Globally, it is one of the top 10 markets, in terms of consumption. Although Italy ...

News Germany Culture: ‘I Will Never Be German’: Immigrants and Mixed-Race Families in Germany on the Struggle to Belong

Published on: Friday 08 November 2019
‘I Will Never Be German’: Immigrants and Mixed-Race Families in Germany on the Struggle to Belong
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/08/reader-center/german-identity.html

And I have come to terms with the fact that I will forever be an outsider in my adopted home, even with a German son and husband. The reason is simple: I do not share the language, the history and the ...

News Germany Culture: Los Angeles Hosts Cultural Events as Germany Closes out Year-Long Celebration of German-American Friendship

Published on: Friday 08 November 2019
Los Angeles Hosts Cultural Events as Germany Closes out Year-Long Celebration of German-American Friendship
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/los-angeles-hosts-cultural-events-164500476.html

LOS ANGELES , Nov. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The German Federal Foreign Office (FFO), the Goethe-Institut, and the Federation of German Industries (BDI), today announce several events in Los Angeles to commemorate ...

News Germany Culture: Germany Mobile Payment Users 2019: Growth Will Be Modest in a Privacy-Conscious Cash Culture

Published on: Wednesday 06 November 2019
Germany Mobile Payment Users 2019: Growth Will Be Modest in a Privacy-Conscious Cash Culture
News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/germany-mobile-payment-users-2019-report-from-emarketer

eMarketer examines the proximity mobile payments landscape in Germany based on its most recent forecasts.

News Germany Culture: D219 Students Visit Partner School in Germany

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
D219 Students Visit Partner School in Germany
News source: https://patch.com/illinois/skokie/d219-students-visit-partner-school-germany

And then, being in Germany, immersed in the German culture and living with a German family, it really allowed me to connect more with the German language. It allowed me to hear native speakers ...

News Germany Culture: 5 Crazy Ways Germany Could Have Maybe Won World War I

Published on: Thursday 03 October 2019
5 Crazy Ways Germany Could Have Maybe Won World War I
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/5-crazy-ways-germany-could-have-maybe-won-world-war-i-85566

Germany had a continental strategic culture. An all-pervasive cult of the battleship gripped Germans. Quirks of individual intellect and character applied blinkers to leaders' thinking about the sea.

News Germany Culture: Israeli artist warned in Germany not to support BDS

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Israeli artist warned in Germany not to support BDS
News source: https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/tamara-nassar/israeli-artist-warned-germany-not-support-bds

... venue is warning an Israeli-German artist that her upcoming concert in Munich will be canceled if she expresses support for the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement for Palestinian ...

News Germany Culture: Indulging in German culture

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
Indulging in German culture
News source: https://www.vindy.com/news/local-news/2019/09/indulging-in-german-culture/

Correspondent photos / Anthony Suszczynski Women and men wearing traditonal German costumes perform a traditional German dance known as the Der Deutsche, which is considered the mother of the waltz.

News Germany Culture: Study: Cultural views vary on vaginal birth after previous caesarean section

Published on: Thursday 03 October 2019
Study: Cultural views vary on vaginal birth after previous caesarean section
News source: https://www.news-medical.net/news/20191004/Study-Cultural-views-vary-on-vaginal-birth-after-previous-caesarean-section.aspx

There is considerable variations in different countries´ health care systems and professionals in the views on vaginal birth after previous caesarean section (VBAC), according to a European study. However, women's´ views are more similar in the different countries.

News Germany Culture: Central Carroll: Oktoberfest bringing German culture to Agriculture Center; A Culinary Experience fundraiser

Published on: Monday 30 September 2019
Central Carroll: Oktoberfest bringing German culture to Agriculture Center; A Culinary Experience fundraiser
News source: https://www.baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll/lifestyles/cc-nh-central-carroll-100219-20190930-henwtcfgjja6jf4xtwsxa4z2aa-story.html

Celebrate the season and all things German at the annual Rotary Oktoberfest of Carroll County to be held this weekend at the Danele Shipley Memorial Arena at the Carroll County Agriculture Center in ...

News Germany Culture: Oktoberfest, a local celebration of German culture, on tap this weekend

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
Oktoberfest, a local celebration of German culture, on tap this weekend
News source: https://www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/2019/09/oktoberfest-a-local-celebration-of-german-culture-begins-today.html

GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- A celebration of all things German begins this weekend with Oktoberfest Grand Rapids. From German beer to live music and dancing to a dachshund “wiener dog” race, there are events ...

News Germany Culture: Ex-German ambassador to China: Culture key in Sino-German ties

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
Ex-German ambassador to China: Culture key in Sino-German ties
News source: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201909/27/WS5d8db82da310cf3e3556de79.html

"Culture is like the flowers. Culture is the greenery. Cultures are what you have to strive for. All other things are just figures," Joachim Broudré-Gröger, Germany's former ambassador to China, told China Daily website when asked what culture meant to him during an interview at the China Cultural Center in Berlin on Sept 22.

News Germany Culture: Celebration of German culture at annual Oktoberfest in El Cajon

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
Celebration of German culture at annual Oktoberfest in El Cajon
News source: https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/things-to-do/story/2019-09-23/celebration-of-german-culture-at-annual-oktoberfest-in-el-cajon

It’s the time of year again for enjoying a cold beer, hot brats, cultural performances, and more ways to celebrate German culture during the annual El Cajon Oktoberfest. For two weekends, El Cajon ...

News Germany Culture: A Very German Idea of Freedom: Nude Ping-Pong, Nude Sledding, Nude Just About Anything

Published on: Saturday 31 August 2019
A Very German Idea of Freedom: Nude Ping-Pong, Nude Sledding, Nude Just About Anything
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/31/world/europe/germany-nudism.html

Maren Möhring, a cultural historian and nudism expert at Leipzig University. Although there are nudists around the world, no other country has developed a mass nudist movement, Professor Möhring said.

News Germany Culture: DYKO: German cultural ambassador from Australia

Published on: Tuesday 06 August 2019
DYKO: German cultural ambassador from Australia
News source: https://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/german/en/audiotrack/dyko-german-cultural-ambassador-australia

John Barrie Dyke is an Australian artist who was born in Manchester, grew up in Melbourne and is married to a German. The couple has two teenage boys and the family lives in Melbourne and Berlin. DYKO has performed in over 175 concerts in 43 countries and is a big fan of David Bowie and Kraftwerk. More about the...

News Germany Culture: Okiro to chair 2nd annual Igbo cultural festival in Germany

Published on: Saturday 10 August 2019
Okiro to chair 2nd annual Igbo cultural festival in Germany
News source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2019/08/okiro-to-chair-2nd-annual-igbo-cultural-festival-in-germany/

A former Nigerian Inspector General of Police, Mike Okiro, has been confirmed to chair the 2nd Annual Igbo Cultural Festival and Convention in Nürnberg, Germany on August 17, 2019. Okiro will be ...