Far-Right German Euroskeptic Party Expels Member Over Hitler Wine Labels

Germany's right-wing Alternative for Germany party has expelled a party member who was a lawmaker in Berlin's state government after a decade-old .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 9th, 2018

European Parliament Urges Boycott Of Soccer World Cup In Russia

German Green Party member Rebecca Harms has initiated an open letter calling on EU governments to stay away from the FIFA World Cup taking place in Russia in June. Sixty Members of the European Parliament from 16 member states and 5 different politi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 23rd, 2018

Pro-Business Merkel Rival Jostles to Lead German Conservatives

Friedrich Merz, a corporate lawyer and former Conservative party chieftain, said he would aim to renew the party and establish close ties with Western democracies but wouldn’t push for a radical overturn of current policies......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 1st, 2018

German finance minister advocates steep rise in minimum wage

Germany's finance minister is advocating a steep increase in the country's minimum wage as his struggling center-left party tries to reverse a slump in its popularity......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 31st, 2018

Market Extra: Merkel’s planned exit means more uncertainty over European Union and the euro

Angela Merkel’s decision not to run for re-election as party leader or German chancellor hits financial markets at a time of great uncertainty for the European Union and eurozone......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 29th, 2018

Merkel’s Shock Decision Not to Run as CDU Leader

Angela Merkel’s decision not to run again as leader of her Christian Democratic Union party has set speculation swirling about who might succeed her as CDU head and, ultimately, as German chancellor.........»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 29th, 2018

German Chancellor Merkel calls regional election result "turning point" after announcing not to seek re-election as party head earlier

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Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 29th, 2018

Europe shares rise, euro falls briefly as sources say Merkel to give up as party chief

European shares climbed and U.S. stock futures erased losses on Monday thanks to encouraging earnings reports, while the euro fell briefly after sources said German Chancellor Angela Merkel would not seek re-election as head of her CDU party......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2018

German Voters Deal Merkel"s Coalition Another Setback

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s beleaguered government has suffered a new blow after both her party and its coalition partner suffered losses in Sunday’s election in one of Germany’s wealthiest states......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 29th, 2018

German Voters Reject Merkel’s Refugee Politics

The Eurosceptic Alternative for Germany (AfD) party has gained seats in Hesse and now holds parliamentary seats in every single German state, according to exit polls. Meanwhile, Merkel’s CDU has seen party support plummet. Germ.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 29th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Merkel’s government suffers another setback in German regional election

Chancellor Angela Merkel and her beleaguered government suffered a new blow after both her party and its coalition partner suffered losses in Sunday’s election in one of Germany’s wealthiest states......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 28th, 2018

5 things to know: In 2051, women will finally get board member equity

Good morning, denizens of the region and beyond. Will today bring you fortune and fame? The good people of Ardmore threw a fun party the other day and our young socialite Kenneth Hilario has a story about the success of the town's annual fall festiva.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

Germany sees biggest wine harvest since "99 after hot summer

An industry group says German winemakers are on track for their biggest grape harvest in nearly 20 years after a long, hot summer that shriveled many other farmers' crops......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 4th, 2018

Daimler CEO Zetsche Stepping Down, Replaced By First Non-German Leader

Daimler AG has followed in the footsteps of Volkswagen AG and dumped its longtime CEO, promoting in his place a veteran member of the company's senior management who will also serve as the German auto stalwart's first non-German CEO. .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2018

German Coalition Party Pulls Out of Deal on Spy Chief

A partner in Germany’s governing coalition withdrew from a deal to transfer one of the country’s top intelligence officials to another post, citing public outrage at the settlement......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 21st, 2018

Russian Pussy Riot Member Likely Poisoned, German Doctors Confirm

A member of Pussy Riot, a Russian punk group that has drawn the spotlight for its anti-Kremlin protests, was likely poisoned with an unknown substance, according to German doctors, the latest in a string of similar cases involving critics of the Kremlin......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 18th, 2018

Zalando’s Real Problem Isn’t Sun. It’s Amazon

Reliance on third-party labels leaves it vulnerable to comparison shopping. .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 18th, 2018

Airbus says worst-case Brexit would hit its sites beyond BritainL Spiegel

A worst-case scenario Brexit would affect Airbus's sites not only in Britain but also in the rest of Europe, board member Tom Williams has told the German magazine Der Spiegel......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 14th, 2018

Germany"s Left Launches Attempt to Stem Rightward Flow of Voters

German leftists unveiled a cross-party political movement aimed at wooing back voters lost to right-wing populists, putting the country’s fractured political landscape under threat of further fragmentation......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 4th, 2018

Image-conscious China appoints new global propaganda czar

China's increasingly image-conscious government has appointed a trusted member of the ruling Communist Party to head up its international propaganda operation......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 22nd, 2018

Aldi to spread holiday cheer with wine Advent calendar

Holiday prep can be stressful, and sometimes you want nothing more than a nice glass of wine at the end of a day spent shopping, baking and wrapping.  Aldi’s got your back.  The German discount grocer has announced it will bring its wine-a-day A.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018