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Andrea Shalal

Germany should stick to Nord Stream 2 project: MSC chairman

Jan 17 2019

BERLIN Germany should finish the Russian-backed Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline despite U.S. opposition and growing domestic concerns, but future energy projects should be coordinated by the European Union, a veteran German diplomat said on Thursday.

Germany seeks to bolster cyber defenses ahead of European Parliament election

Jan 09 2019

BERLIN German officials are racing to bolster cyber security after a far-reaching data breach by a 20-year-old student laid bare the vulnerability of Europe's largest economy ahead of a critical European Parliament election in May.

Germany seeks to bolster cyber defences ahead of European Parliament election

Jan 09 2019

BERLIN German officials are racing to bolster cyber security after a far-reaching data breach carried out by a 20-year-old student laid bare the vulnerability of Europe’s largest economy ahead of a critical European Parliament election in May.

Germany seeks to bolster cyber defences ahead of European Parliament election

Jan 09 2019

* Officials keen to improve security before European election

German data breach prompts calls for improved online security

Jan 07 2019

BERLIN German government officials called on Monday for a tightening of data security laws after a far-reaching breach exposed the documents of hundreds of politicians, including Chancellor Angela Merkel.

German transport minister opposes fuel tax to clean up diesel

Dec 05 2018

BERLIN Germany's transport minister said on Wednesday he opposed a fuel tax on diesel to encourage a shift towards cleaner vehicles but manufacturers should speed up their push to get polluting cars off the road through incentives for customers.

Germany, France to add Spain to fighter program: sources

Dec 05 2018

BERLIN/MADRID Germany and France will welcome Spain as a full partner in their program to develop a next-generation air combat system, and expect to sign an agreement finalizing the move at the Paris Air Show in June, German government sources said on Wednesday.

Airbus joins forces with Lockheed for U.S. tanker refueling

Dec 04 2018

BERLIN Airbus and Lockheed Martin said on Tuesday they are teaming up to meet a growing demand for aerial refueling from the U.S. Air Force, nearly eight years after the European planemaker lost an initial battle with Boeing .

Germany to back Russian gas link despite Ukraine tensions

Dec 03 2018

BERLIN Germany will not withdraw its political support for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline with Russia, its foreign minister said on Monday, as some lawmakers suggested curtailing the project to punish Moscow for its seizure of Ukrainian ships and their crew.

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