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Regierung sucht neue Wege beim Technologie-Schutz

Sep 19 2018

Berlin Die Bundesregierung und Bundeswirtschaftsminister Peter Altmaier suchen nach neuen Wegen für einen besseren Schutz von technologischen Kernkompetenzen deutscher Firmen.

Germany mulls fund to fend off Chinese tech takeovers: source

Sep 19 2018

BERLIN The German government is taking steps to counter a surge in Chinese bids for stakes in German technology companies, including the creation of a billion-euro fund that could rescue such firms in financial trouble, a government source told Reuters.

Germany mulls fund to fend off Chinese tech takeovers -source

Sep 19 2018

BERLIN, Sept 19 The German government is taking steps to counter a surge in Chinese bids for stakes in German technology companies, including the creation of a billion-euro fund that could rescue such firms in financial trouble, a government source told Reuters.

German court releases Iraqi suspect in Chemnitz stabbing

Sep 18 2018

BERLIN A German court on Tuesday released an Iraqi asylum seeker detained last month over the fatal stabbing of a Cuban-German man that set off violent protests by far-right radicals, his lawyer and a prosecutor said.

Anti-Kremlin activist doing better in German hospital: fellow activist

Sep 16 2018

BERLIN An anti-Kremlin activist lost his sight, hearing and ability to walk in a suspected poisoning last week but is doing better since he arrived in Berlin for treatment, two friends said on Sunday.

Germany can't look away if Syria uses chemical weapons: Merkel

Sep 12 2018

BERLIN Top German officials on Wednesday called for concerted global efforts to prevent chemical weapons being used in Syria, as conservative chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany could not simply look away if such attacks took place.

German ministry seeks data on quicker fighter jet deliveries

Sep 11 2018

BERLIN The German military has asked potential bidders in a high-stakes competition to replace its aging Tornado fighter jets about accelerating deliveries of new warplanes before an initial target date of 2025, sources familiar with the matter said.

Germany says in talks about possible military role in Syria

Sep 10 2018

BERLIN The German government said on Monday it was in talks with its allies about a possible military deployment in Syria, prompting a sharp rebuke from the Social Democrats (SPD) and setting up a fresh conflict in Chancellor Angela Merkel's loveless coalition.

European F-35 fighter jet users push to drive down operating costs

Sep 10 2018

BERLIN The U.S. military and European operators of the radar-evading F-35 fighter jet have agreed to work together more closely to help lower the cost of operating the new warplanes as growing numbers arrive in Europe, officials said.

Qatar eyes Germany's energy, finance sectors with 10 bln euro investment

Sep 07 2018

BERLIN The Gulf state of Qatar said on Friday it would invest 10 billion euros ($11.6 billion) to strengthen its ties with Germany over the next five years, including the possible creation of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal.

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