Germany's economy ministry approved the sale of utility RWE's oil and gas unit DEA to a Russian investor, despite tensions between Russia and the West over the Ukraine crisis.
The go-ahead announced yesterday removes the b
Germany are champions of the world again after snatching victory against Argentina in the soccer showpiece with a superb extra-time goal from baby-faced Mario Goetze to lift the trophy for the first time since 1990.
Hatched from t
German defence group Rheinmetall is set to sign a 2.7 billion euro ($3.7 billion) deal in the coming weeks for the production of 980 Fuchs 2 military vehicles for Algeria, newspaper Handelsblatt reported on Wednesday, without citing sources.
UAE national carrier Etihad Airways is celebrating 10 years of operations between its hub in Abu Dhabi and Germany this week.
Etihad Airways began operations in 2003, and in 2013 carried 11.5 million passengers.
Chancellor Angela Merkel said the German government would support a tie-up between engineering firm Siemens and French rival Alstom if the corporate decision makers decide that it would make sense.
Cash-strapped Alstom, which make
German retailer Metro wants to step up expansion in India and is planning to have 50 wholesale stores in the country by 2020, up from 16 now, as part of a broader strategy for growth in emerging markets.
German National Tourist Office (GNTO) is all set to showcase its travel and tourism opportunities at the upcoming Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2014 show in Dubai.
A local affiliate of the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) in the
Reconya, an advisory specialising in residence and citizenship planning in Europe, is targeting expatriates living in the UAE to provide a seamless and licensed residency service.
The company sees good opportunity in the UAE
The central banks of Germany and China have signed an agreement to facilitate transactions in the Chinese currency in Frankfurt, the Bundesbank said, making Germany's financial capital the first hub for such payments in Europe.
Lufthansa, Germany's largest airline, said it had cancelled around 600 flights - about a third of its services - on Thursday due to a planned strike by public-sector workers across the country's airports.
Trade union Verdi