Maybe it is in my blood, or maybe I’ve just been here for too long. But I’ve noticed myself picking up ever more German habits – and I’m not sure I’m happy about it.
Germany is the latest country to demand answers from Facebook following revelations that data from more than 50 million users was used to inform a number of successful election campaigns. German Justice Minister Katharina Barley on Thursday called such methods “a danger to democracy.”
The professional social network LinkedIn announced on Thursday that it will open a new office in Berlin, making Germany the first European country in which it has two offices.
Germany may be Europe’s largest economy, but massive inequalities remain between regions. Last year, wealthier states such as Bavaria shelled out a record amount in support for poorer regions, new figures revealed on Thursday.
The first name of a person plays a prime role in how much they earn at their jobs, according to a study at the job portal Adzuna.
A study by the Bertelsmann Stiftung has come to the conclusion that a billion more people live under dictatorship now than was the case 15 years ago.
An asylum seeker claiming to be from Afghanistan was sentenced to life in jail on Thursday for the rape and murder of a student that fuelled a backlash against a mass migrant influx.
Angela Merkel made some surprising admissions in the eagerly-awaited first speech of her new Chancellorship on Wednesday, including that she has been naive in the past and that her most famous soundbite is “unbelievably banal.”
Seit 2011 trägt das HZB das Zertifikat der gemeinnützigen Hertie-Stiftung „berufundfamilie“. Alle drei Jahre muss das HZB seine Angebote zur Vereinbarkeit von Beruf und Familie/Privatleben auf dem Prüfstand stellen lassen. Im März 2018 haben unabhängige Gutachter bestätigt, dass das HZB weiterhin als familienfreundlicher Arbeitgeber zertifiziert ist.
Since 2011, HZB has held the “Career and Family” certificate of the non-profit Hertie Foundation. Every three years, HZB’s schemes for balancing work and family/life have to be put under review. In March 2018, independent reviewers confirmed that HZB is still a certified family-friendly employer.