Outgoing US President Barack Obama called Chancellor Angela Merkel his “closest partner” during a press conference ahead of his last trip abroad, which includes a two-day stop in Berlin.
German police on Tuesday raided 200 sites across ten states in a probe against an Islamist group suspected of inciting hate.
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The on-demand music streaming service officially launched its services in Germany on Monday, hoping to make a dent in the competition against Spotify and Apple.
German Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher now has his own Facebook and Instagram accounts, launching a public profile, even as his recovery from a serious head injury sustained three years ago remains shrouded in mystery.
Bundeswirtschaftsministerium fördert Projekt speedCIGS mit 4,7 Millionen Euro
Ein Projektkonsortium aus Forschung und Industrie hat unter Beteiligung des Photovoltaik-Kompetenzzentrums (PVcomB) des Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlins ein großes Drittmittelprojekt eingeworben. Das Projekt „speedCIGS“ wird vom Bundeswirtschaftsministerium mit 4,7 Millionen Euro über vier Jahre gefördert, davon gehen 1,7 Millionen Euro an das HZB. Mit dem Geld wollen die Projektpartner den Herstellungsprozess für CIGS-Dünnschichtsolarzellen beschleunigen und die Technologie attraktiver für die Industrie machen.
Federal Ministry of Economics funds “speedCIGS” with 4.7 million euros
A project consortium from research and industry involving the Competence Centre for Photovoltaics Berlin (PVcomB) of Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin has been granted a major third-party-funded project by the Federal Ministry of Economics. The project “speedCIGS” is to be funded with 4.7 million euros over four years, of which 1.7 million goes to HZB. The project partners will use this money to accelerate the manufacturing process for CIGS thin-film solar cells and thus make the technology more attractive to industry.
The pilots’ union Cockpit announced on Monday that it will be calling new strikes on Lufthansa flights after talks with Germany’s largest air carrier broke down.
Donald Trump’s US election victory has had German media reacting very strongly over the past week, with one of the country’s most respected magazines referring to it as “the end of the world”.
A plan by the conservative German Finance Minister to sell off almost half of the country’s Autobahn roadway system to private investors has many Germans up in arms.