[BERLIN] The German government plans to back new tax incentives on Wednesday to encourage private developers to build new rental flats in a drive to tackle a drastic shortage of affordable housing...

[BERLIN] US companies expect to begin delivering liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Germany in four years at the latest and will challenge Russia which now accounts for 60 percent of German gas imports,...

[BERLIN] German Chancellor Angela Merkel's government said on Wednesday it is preparing for all Brexit scenarios, including a no-deal, after its cabinet approved a draft law on a transition...

[BRUSSELS] The British and German governments have abandoned key Brexit demands, potentially easing the path for the UK to strike a deal with the European Union, people familiar with the matter said...

GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel won accolades for her stunning call on Sept 4, 2015 to keep open Germany's doors to hundreds of thousands of asylum seekers, many fleeing war-torn Syria or Iraq. ...

[FRANKFURT] Strong growth has made German consumers more optimistic about the economy, a regular poll showed on Wednesday, but the public remain cautious about their own finances.