Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative CDU party picked her ally Armin Laschet as its next leader on Saturday, in a vote for “continuity” as Europe’s biggest economy heads into a key election year with the deadly coronavirus pandemic still raging.
Merkel to agree tougher curbs including the closure of shops ahead of Christmas.
A recent poll shows that Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives have seen a spike in popularity as Germany battles the Coronavirus pandemic.
Next year, Germans will go to the polls to replace Merkel. The Greens are marching under the banner of “Never Again!” and attempting to attach the Nazi label to the rival FDP.
The dwindling support for Merkel and the departure of Kramp-Karrenbauer as the CDU’s leader does not bode well for political stability in Germany.
The opposition in Germany has it easy: It can simply insist that Chancellor Angela Merkel get down to brass tacks with Turkey’s strongman president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
It’s fair to say that Moscow feels peeved by German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s decision to invite Mike Pompeo to Sunday’s conference on Libya in Berlin.
Environmental groups announce they had filed two lawsuits against Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government.
The success of the CDU/CSU and Free Democrats (FDP) in a vote dominated by economic issues immediately after the financial crash probably came despite this particular energy policy, not because of it
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chancellor Angela Merkel value one another and, although there were subtle criticisms, economic cooperation was at the core of Merkel’s message during the fifth German-Indian bilateral talks, which took place in New Delhi.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will reportedly visit China from Friday to Saturday with a large delegation of German CEOs. Analysts believe a prime objective of the trip is to ensure that German-Chinese trade relations remain on track.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday challenged Britain to come up with alternatives to the Irish border backstop within 30 days, but French President Emmanuel Macron cautioned there would be no renegotiation of the Brexit deal.
How much should the German public know about any of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s potential illnesses? She, too, has a right to her privacy — the same as every other German citizen.
It was an unexpected victory for Angela Merkel. It has been 50 years since we last had a German leading the European Commission, and if confirmed, Merkel ally and fellow conservative Ursula von der Leyen would be the first woman in history to take the job.
Kramp-Karrenbauer faces criticism for calling for rules on expressing online opinions.
Angela Merkel says a European Union digital tax would be proposed.
Macron leads tributes to WW1 soldiers.
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer promises a new chapter for Germany.
Merkel condemns the killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi consulate.
Germany promises to continue its cooperation and sustain its relationship with the Kingdom and remain helpful with Cambodia’s further development.
The Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, Angela Merkel, wrote to Prime Minister Hun Sen on Thursday, Sept. 6, congratulating him on his reappointment and wishing him every success in his new term of office.
German Chancellor Merkel and Russian President Putin hold talks in north of Berlin.
European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker heads to Washington.
Chinese Premier arrives Germany for the fifth round of China-Germany consultations.
Merkel warned that the migration challenge could determine Europe’s fate.
European Union leaders gather in Brussels in an attempt to bridge their deep divisions.
Chancellor Angela Merkel rebuffs US President Donald Trump’s assertion that migrants were behind a surge in crime in Germany.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she wanted to support Italy in its efforts to reduce the number of migrants.
China says it would “open its door wider” to German businesses.
Germany’s Angela Merkel faces a delicate diplomatic balancing act.