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Germany finds pay balance that’s right for Europe

The days of excessive German wage restraint are over, as the latest deal at …

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German carmakers should beef up R&D, not lobbying

The country’s manufacturers are fighting tougher European emission guidelines. The attack may serve short-term …

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Soccer success mirrors Germany’s secret strengths

For the first time ever, both teams in Europe’s biggest championship were German. In …

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New model Mercedes is make or break for Daimler

The German carmaker drove the next version of its flagship Mercedes off the forecourt …

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Evonik’s fundamental strengths come at a full price

The listing of the speciality chemicals company marks the largest German IPO since 2007. …

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German push to green power is brave but risky

Europe’s industrial leader wants to wean itself off nuclear power and fossil fuels, so …

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German women lose board battle. Maybe not the war

Angela Merkel narrowly stifled a mutiny among MPs who wanted to force women quotas …

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RTL is a gamble on the future of old-fashioned TV

Bertelsmann is reducing its exposure to TV by selling a chunk of RTL. The …

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BMW, VW and Daimler: similar and unequal

The leading German carmakers have ignored the most severe crisis of the European auto …

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German caution will make banking union stronger

 Germany’s finance minister says that a pan-European bank resolution scheme requires changing the EU …

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