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German economy posts weakest growth in five years

Jan 15 2019

BERLIN The German economy grew by 1.5 percent in 2018, the weakest rate in five years and markedly slower than the previous year, preliminary data showed on Tuesday, in a sign that exporters in Europe's largest economy are being hit by trade tensions. | Video

German auto parts maker Schaeffler to close two UK factories

Nov 06 2018

BERLIN/FRANKFURT Germany's Schaeffler will shut two UK factories, prompted in part by Britain's planned exit from the European Union in March, the auto parts maker said on Tuesday.

UPDATE 3-German auto parts maker Schaeffler to close two UK factories

Nov 06 2018

* Employs just over 1,000 in UK (Adds Unite comment on Dundee factory)

Altkanzler Helmut Kohl gestorben

Jun 16 2017

Berlin Helmut Kohl ist tot. "Wir trauern", erklärten CDU und CSU am Freitag auf Twitter.

Konzernchef Grube verlässt überraschend Deutsche Bahn

Jan 30 2017

Berlin Nach fast acht Jahren an der Spitze der Deutschen Bahn ist Rüdiger Grube überraschend mit sofortiger Wirkung von seinem Posten zurückgetreten.

Ministerium - Terrorverdächtiger Al-Bakr begeht Suizid

Oct 13 2016

Berlin Der Terrorverdächtige Dschaber al-Bakr hat sich wenige Tage nach seiner Festnahme nach Angaben der Behörden das Leben genommen.

German solar power installations at record high in 2012

Jan 05 2013

BERLIN New solar power installations in Germany hit a record high last year but tapered off in the fourth quarter as subsidies were cut to curb costs to consumers, Environment Ministry data showed on Saturday.

German solar power installations at record high in 2012

Jan 05 2013

BERLIN, Jan 5 New solar power installations in Germany hit a record high last year but tapered off in the fourth quarter as subsidies were cut to curb costs to consumers, Environment Ministry data showed on Saturday.

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