EDITORIAL

UNTIL September, German Chancellor Angela Merkel's political star shone bright. She had been voted Forbes' most powerful woman in the world for six successive years. She was also Europe...

GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel previewed the agenda of her next government, saying any coalition partner would have to support a balanced budget and broadly pro-business policies.

[BERLIN] Members of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) will likely approve a renewed coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives if party leaders present a convincing proposal, a...

EUROZONE business growth is roaring ahead as the year draws to a close, surveys showed on Thursday, supporting the European Central Bank's (ECB) move last month to announce a throttling back of...

[BERLIN] Germany's private sector shifted into an even higher gear in November as factories churned out goods at the fastest pace in nearly seven years, a survey showed on Thursday, suggesting...

[BERLIN] Germany's economy powered ahead in the third quarter thanks to buoyant exports and investments, data showed on Tuesday, as it cemented its role as the euro zone's growth engine...

PLANS by Germany's national rail provider to name a train after Jewish diarist Anne Frank came under fire on Monday, with a foundation saying that it "caused new pain" to those who...

GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel, weakened by poor election results, will seek to forge an unlikely governing coalition from a motley crew of parties that span the political spectrum.

THE cost of building homes in Germany hit a nine-year high in August, data showed on Tuesday, with industry associations blaming capacity bottlenecks and new regulations.

[BERLIN] Thousands of commuters were hit Friday by train cancellations in northern and eastern Germany after a powerful storm that killed seven motorists.