EUROPEAN Union (EU) leaders will meet again on June 30 to seek agreement on who should inherit the bloc's top jobs - including the head of its central bank - after failing to get a deal in talks...

[BERLIN] German Chancellor Angela Merkel dismissed concerns about her health after visibly trembling at an official ceremony Tuesday, saying she was just a bit dehydrated in the heat.

[GENEVA] French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday that he would support German Chancellor Angela Merkel if she were to seek to succeed Jean-Claude Juncker as president of the European...

GERMANY has a new leader in waiting. Friedrich Merz, longtime Christian Democratic Union (CDU) rival to Chancellor Angela Merkel, is moving into pole position as her most probable replacement,...

[LONDON] British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, a contender to replace Theresa May as prime minister, said on Sunday that German Chancellor Angela Merkel had indicated the EU would be willing to...

THE leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel's junior coalition partner SPD said on Sunday that she was resigning from her party chief job, raising the spectre that Germany's embattled government could...

[CAMBRIDGE, United States] German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday urged the world to do "everything humanly possible" to combat climate change and pledged to do her part.

[BRUSSELS] European Union leaders engaged in a first skirmish on Tuesday over who should become the next chief of the European Commission, giving themselves a short deadline to agree on the bloc's...

[BRUSSELS] French President Emmanuel Macron will hold trade and climate talks Tuesday with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

[FRANKFURT] Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff said jobs will be the government's priority when it comes to a potential merger between Deutsche Bank AG and Commerzbank AG, adding that...