Wintershall, a German oil company, has withheld more than $900 million of Libya’s oil money, a senior Libyan official says, as a row deepens over what role the UN-backed government should have in monitoring and implementing oil contracts.
German exports rose to a new record high in March but were outpaced by imports to slightly narrow the trade surplus, while factory production dropped slightly, according to two reports from Europe’s largest economy.
A German tourist, who was in need of help in Khoda Afarin Bridge woodland ― between Ardal and Koohrang towns in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari Province ― was rescued by Emergency Medical Service team of the province.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says it was "regrettable" that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu refused to receive Germany's foreign minister over the senior diplomat’s meeting with pro-Palestine advocacy groups.
Germany’s foreign minister says he does not want to be “a plaything” for Israel’s politicking after the regime’s prime minister refused to receive him over the senior diplomat’s meeting with pro-Palestine advocacy groups.
The German government has slightly raised its growth forecasts for Europe's biggest economy for this year and next due to increased optimism about rising global demand, two senior government officials told Reuters on Tuesday.
The German government believes an interest rate increase by the European Central Bank (ECB) would help to reduce Germany's often-criticized export surplus, the Funke Mediengruppe newspaper chain reported on Wednesday.