The largest and most important event in the Finance Track under the German presidency in 2017 will be the meeting of the finance ministers and the central bank governors in the German city of Baden-Baden on March 17 and 18.
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"We are ready to take a leading role in preventing this," Foreign Minister Gabriel said in announcing the additiona emergency aid for the Horn of Africa, a region experiencing dramitic famine along with the Lake Chad region and South Sudan.
The German e-Commerce market totaled $62 billion in 2016 and is projected to surpass $82 billion by 2018. As the second most populous nation on the continent and the second largest e-Commerce market in Europe, Germany offers a buyer-rich landscape as well as developed fulfillment infrastructures for retailers.
German Customers Go Digital
Beginning March 1, Germany will begin issuing new passports with even more security features, including secure paper with watermarks and other features that become visible under UV light. The new pass...
A popular strategy to language learning of any kind, but perhaps especially so with a more complicated language such as German, is keeping a sense of humor about it. As such, we interviewed German language learners of all ages to ask about their funniest language mistakes they have made.
If you have German friends, you may have heard them talking about their Handy. Although this device is in fact a handy accessory, it has a very different meaning in German than in English.
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Germany is a country of film legends. In the 1920s, Berlin's famed Babelsberg studios was one of Hollywood's top competitors. Today, a new generation of filmmakers is winning international acclaim with smart takes on tough topics.