[FRANKFURT] Germany’s economy shrank in the second quarter, piling pressure on Chancellor Angela Merkel to unleash fiscal stimulus as manufacturers reel from a US-China trade war.

[FRANKFURT] Deutsche Bank AG doesn't find Germany so bad after all.

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THE German economy is lagging in its growth performance. Even in the group of the euro countries (not exactly a strong growth league to begin with) Germany has fallen to the lower gross domestic...

[BERLIN] Berlin is set to further lower its economic growth forecast Wednesday as Europe's largest economy cools off, but ministers are unlikely to bend to foreign demands to boost activity with...

[BERLIN] The German government is expected to significantly lower its economic growth forecast for this year, while betting on a resurge in 2020, the financial daily Handelsblatt said.

[FRANKFURT] Germany's economy started the fourth quarter on the back foot, with private-sector activity slowing to the weakest since 2015 and factory orders contracting for the first time in four...