French President Emmanuel Macron said Sunday in Berlin that Europe must grow stronger and more sovereign in order to fulfil its duty of preventing “chaos” in global affairs.
The leaders of France and Germany meet in Berlin on Sunday to jointly remember the victims of European wars, presenting also a united front in countering global turmoil stoked by US president Donald Trump.
German auto giant Volkswagen said Friday it will invest 44 billion euros by 2023 in the smarter, greener cars of the future as it ramps up efforts to shake off the “dieselgate” emissions cheating scandal.
France and Germany have agreed on the broad outlines of a proposed eurozone budget which they will present to EU finance ministers in Brussels on Monday, a French finance ministry source said.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel was
forced to defend her refugee policy on Friday in a highly anticipated visit to
an eastern city hit by xenophobic protests that shocked the country earlier this year.
Beleaguered at home, belittled abroad, Emmanuel Macron of France and Germany’s Angela Merkel will use a Berlin meeting on Sunday to bolster their alliance as champions of a united Europe fraught with resurgent nationalism.
Efforts by courts to impose diesel driving bans are “self-destructive” and put German prosperity at risk, the transport minister warned Friday, as tempers flared in the battle against urban air pollution.
Angela Merkel, the rest of the Christian Democrats and the Green party can all breathe a sigh of relief following the Hesse vote recount.
Germany is examining if Syrians convicted of crimes in Europe’s biggest economy or who are deemed dangerous can be sent back to their conflict-torn country.
It’s officially the end of an era in Bavaria after Horst Seehofer set a date on Friday to step down as CSU leader.