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Nearing divorce, May seeks goodwill from EU to avoid disorderly Brexit

Sep 19 2018

BERLIN/LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said Britain and the European Union were nearing a divorce deal but called on the bloc to show "goodwill and determination" to avoid a disorderly Brexit and secure a close future partnership.

Germany ousts spymaster over far-right violence row

Sep 18 2018

BERLIN Germany's government said on Tuesday it would replace the head of its domestic intelligence agency who has faced accusations of harboring far-right sympathies, putting an end to a row that exposed divisions in Chancellor Angela Merkel's government. | Video

Merkel accuses far-right party of stoking ethnic tension

Sep 06 2018

BERLIN Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday accused the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) of using violent protests over a fatal stabbing blamed on migrants to stir up ethnic tension.

German inflation slows on weak price pressures in services

Aug 30 2018

BERLIN German annual inflation slowed by more than expected in August to within the European Central Bank's price stability range, data showed on Thursday, supporting the ECB's gradual approach to winding down its monetary stimulus.

German inflation slows on weak price pressures in services

Aug 30 2018

BERLIN German annual inflation slowed by more than expected in August to within the European Central Bank's price stability range, data showed on Thursday, supporting the ECB's gradual approach to winding down its monetary stimulus.

UPDATE 1-German inflation slows on weak price pressures in services

Aug 30 2018

BERLIN, Aug 30 German annual inflation slowed by more than expected in August to within the European Central Bank's price stability range, data showed on Thursday, supporting the ECB's gradual approach to winding down its monetary stimulus.

German consumer morale dips again: GfK survey

Aug 29 2018

BERLIN The mood among German shoppers dipped for the second month in a row heading into September as income expectations fell, a survey showed on Wednesday, casting doubt on the strength of a consumer-led upswing.

As German economy powers on, finance ministry enjoys fiscal largesse

Aug 24 2018

BERLIN/HAMBURG All sectors of the German economy grew in the second quarter, data showed, with robust domestic activity helping to cushion against risks to exports from an uncertain global trade outlook. | Video

Germany detains Russian man suspected of planning Islamist attack

Aug 22 2018

BERLIN German police on Wednesday detained a Russian man suspected of planning a bomb attack in Germany after turning to radical Islam, prosecutors said.

Merkel cool on EU independent payment system to save Iran deal

Aug 22 2018

BERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday she agreed with her foreign minister that relations with the United States were changing but she stopped short of backing his call for a separate EU payments system to save a nuclear deal with Iran.

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