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Angela Merkel, SPD clinch deal to end Germany"s political gridlock

The next hurdles are a key vote by her reluctant SPD partners later this month and then finalising the deal in another round of talks.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

Merkel Finally Acknowledges German "No-Go" Zones, Vows To Eliminate

Following approval from Germany's conservatives to cooperate with the Social Democrats (SPD) on several political impasses, German Chancellor Angela Merkel sat down with Germany's RTL Aktuell.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 27th, 2018

Merkel Pulls Together Uneasy Governing Coalition

German Chancellor Angela Merkel moved within reach of a fourth term after clinching a coalition deal that would keep Germany’s shrinking political mainstream in power but could leave her presiding over an unstable and fractious government......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 7th, 2018

Merkel Reaches Coalition Deal Giving Finance Ministry to Social Democrats

German Chancellor Angela Merkel moved within reach of a fourth term after clinching a coalition deal that would keep Germany’s shrinking political mainstream in power but could leave her presiding over an unstable and fractious government......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 7th, 2018

Merkel still in charge of her future amid impasse in Germany

Angela Merkel has defied many forecasts of her looming political demise in 12 years as German chancellor......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 18th, 2018

German Social Democrats Agree to Talks With Embattled Merkel

Germany moved a small step closer to a potential solution to its political crisis on Thursday after the country’s largest opposition party said it would enter talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives over forging a new government......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 7th, 2017

German Opposition Debate Lifeline for Embattled Merkel

Germany largest opposition party meets to decide whether to enter talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel over forging a new alliance and lifting the country from its political crisis......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 7th, 2017

Germany"s SPD Softens Stance on Merkel Talks Amid Deadlock

Germany’s Social Democrats said they would hold talks with other parties to discuss ways out of the political crisis, reducing the likelihood of imminent snap elections after Chancellor Angela Merkel’s efforts to form a government collapsed......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 24th, 2017

7 Reasons Why Stocks No Longer Care About Political Shocks, And 2 Why They Should

From Nicholas Colas of DataTrek Research Why do global equity markets ignore political shocks like Brexit, President Trump’s election or the news that Angela Merkel failed to form a government in Germany? There are .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 21st, 2017

Germany’s Merkel in ‘Political Trouble’ May Call New Elections

Germany’s Merkel in ‘Political Trouble’ May Call New Elections German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would prefer to go ahead with new federal elections rather than try to form a minority government, as Europe’s most powerfu.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 20th, 2017

Currencies: Euro drops as investors assess German political turmoil

The euro faced headwinds on Monday, after coalition talks in Germany, the eurozone’s largest economy collapsed, leaving the political future of Chancellor Angela Merkel unclear......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 20th, 2017

Political Paralysis Hits Germany as Collapse of Talks Tests Merkel

Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel was.....»»

Category: europeSource: wsjNov 20th, 2017

Merkel Begins Coalition Talks After Election Win

After the re-election of Germany’s Angela Merkel to a fourth-term in power, the hard task of political negotiations to form a coalition government has begun and could take weeks, if not months. Talks are reported to have begun between.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 26th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Merkel wins in Germany, but anti-immigrant party enters parliament with huge gains

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative alliance won the German election, but a steep drop in its support and an anti-immigrant party’s surge signaled political turbulence ahead for Europe’s largest economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 24th, 2017

Are German Elections as Straight Forward as Many Think?

For many the German elections are a done deal. Chancellor Angela Merkel will win and Germany will once again be the anchor of stability for another fou.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 21st, 2017

Darrell Delamaide"s Political Capital: Merkel is sure to win German vote — maybe

Angela Merkel seems comfortably ahead for the Sept. 24 vote in Germany, but polls show many voters haven’t locked in their choice yet, writes Darrell Delamaide......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 1st, 2017

Modi in Germany: PM meets Angela Merkel in Berlin: Top 10 developments

During PM Narendra Modi's UK visit, he held a series of bilateral meetings with leaders from Commonwealth nations, on the sidelines of CHOGM in London. Here are the highlights of the Modi UK visit......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 20th, 2018

Trump to Face New Calls to Keep Iran Nuclear Deal

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit the White House next week, hoping to persuade President Donald Trump against pulling the U.S. out of the Iranian nuclear agreement......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 20th, 2018

Macron, Merkel Set to Visit Trump With Iran Deal Hanging in the Balance

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit the White House next week, hoping to persuade President Donald Trump against pulling the U.S. out of the Iranian nuclear agreement......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjApr 20th, 2018

A willingness to fix the euro"s flaws is fading fast

When Angela Merkel was re-elected as Germany's leader in March, the way looked open for European nations to finally patch the remaining cracks in the euro — the structural flaws that threatened to break apart the shared currency in 2010-12......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 19th, 2018

Willingness to fix euro"s flaws is fading fast

When Angela Merkel was re-elected as Germany's leader in March, the way looked open for European nations to finally patch the remaining cracks in the euro — the structural flaws that threatened to break apart the shared currency in 2010-12......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 19th, 2018