Madeleine McCann: Police identify German prisoner as prime suspect

Full story with all the new details: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/06/03/madeleine-mccann-appeal-british-police-identify-german-prime/?WT.mc_id=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo&utm_source=tmgoff&utm_medium=tmg_youtube&utm_content=offsite_televideo&utm_campaign=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo Scotland Yard have identified a German man as the main suspect in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann. Senior police officers described the breakthrough as “significant” as they appealed for information over the whereabouts of the 43-year-old at the time Madeleine went missing in May 2007. Telegraph.co.uk and … Read more Madeleine McCann: Police identify German prisoner as prime suspect

Lufthansa to cut jobs after reporting €2.1 billion loss

The German airline group Lufthansa says it will undergo “far-reaching restructuring” after reporting a net loss of €2.1 billion in the first three months of the year. The changes will include job cuts at its Brussels Airlines and Austrian Airlines brands. Lufthansa’s board agreed on Tuesday to a €9 billion German government rescue loan to … Read more Lufthansa to cut jobs after reporting €2.1 billion loss

‘Missing Migrants’ Under International Law: Theoretical and Practical Challenges

An address to the Ninth Annual Cambridge International Law (CILJ) Conference in April 2020, in Panel 10: Risk and Diligence in Human Rights and Refugee Law, by Dr Grażyna Baranowska, Assistant Professor, Institute of Law Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences, German Institute for Human Rights. Full title: “Crimes Without Criminals: Drawing the Epistemological Distinction Between … Read more ‘Missing Migrants’ Under International Law: Theoretical and Practical Challenges

Birx Says She Worries That Protests Will Help Spread Coronavirus Outbreak

The head of the White House coronavirus task force on Tuesday expressed concern that the protests currently engulfing the United States might help spread the outbreak. The death of George Floyd last week after he was pinned down by a police officer in Minneapolis has ignited days of protests, some turning violent. Dr Deborah Birx … Read more Birx Says She Worries That Protests Will Help Spread Coronavirus Outbreak

Merkel to Broker Second Stimulus Deal

Jun.02 — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is looking to broker a compromise on a second German stimulus package. She’ll host officials from the ruling coalition of her party, the CDU and the Social Democrats as well as junior partners later today in Berlin. The deal is said to be in the region between 50 billion-euros … Read more Merkel to Broker Second Stimulus Deal

EU urges Washington to reconsider WHO withdrawal

The European Union is urging U.S. President Donald Trump to rethink his decision of pulling out of the World Health Organization (WHO). Top EU officials say it’s time for “enhanced cooperation and common solutions” given the pandemic, and any actions against those goals must be avoided. German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas called Trump’s decision the … Read more EU urges Washington to reconsider WHO withdrawal

Covid-19: German high school tests students twice a week

As schools in Germany reopen in the wake of a lockdown imposed to stem the spread of Covid-19, students at one high school are checked twice a week for symptoms of the virus. FRANCE 24 reports from Neustrelitz in northern Germany. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest … Read more Covid-19: German high school tests students twice a week

FC Bayern’s Roadrunner – Alphonso Davies Shows Incredible Speed vs. Dortmund’s Haaland

Alphonso Davies: the new Roadrunner in professional football ► Sub now: https://redirect.bundesliga.com/_bwCS Just 19 years old and already so important for the record champions, Alphonso Davies was the star of Der Klassiker alongside goal-scorer Joshua Kimmich. With his super-sprints, the Canadian thwarted one or two good chances for Borussia Dortmund. After the game, this garnered … Read more FC Bayern’s Roadrunner – Alphonso Davies Shows Incredible Speed vs. Dortmund’s Haaland

Ryanair Will Challenge Lufthansa’s ‘Illegal State Aid,’ CEO O’Leary Says

May.26 — Ryanair Holdings Chief Executive Officer Michael O’Leary discusses the impact of the German government’s 9 billion-euro ($9.8 billion) bailout of Deutsche Lufthansa on his airline, customer refunds due to the coronavirus pandemic, and the schedule for returning the Boeing 737 Max to service. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Vonnie Quinn and Matt Miller on “Bloomberg Markets: … Read more Ryanair Will Challenge Lufthansa’s ‘Illegal State Aid,’ CEO O’Leary Says

Infineon: China business not affected by COVID-19, geopolitics

Infineon Technologies believes the short-term challenges from COVID-19 and geopolitical risks will not affect the company’s long-term plan and strategy in China, said Su Hua, president of Infineon Technologies China. Having been in the Chinese market for 25 years, the German chipmaker has witnessed double-digit annual growth for the past 10 years and remains committed … Read more Infineon: China business not affected by COVID-19, geopolitics

How Haaland & Lewandowski Score Their Goals – Tactical Analysis

Tactical Analysis: Erling Haaland vs. Robert Lewandowski ► Sub now: https://redirect.bundesliga.com/_bwCS Dortmund versus Bayern – The Klassiker! So many contests-within-a-contest in this shootout between German club football’s two most star-studded ensembles. And none will be scrutinised more intensely than the duel of the sharpshooters – the league’s long-established top gun Robert Lewandowski for the visitors … Read more How Haaland & Lewandowski Score Their Goals – Tactical Analysis

Hundreds Gather in German Ikea Parking Lot for Socially Distanced Eid Prayers

Hundreds of Muslims celebrated Eid al-Fitr with socially distanced prayers at an Ikea parking lot in Wetzlar, Germany, on May 24. The “festival of the breaking of the fast” is one of Islam’s two major holidays, and begins when the moon rises on the final day of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting. Drone footage … Read more Hundreds Gather in German Ikea Parking Lot for Socially Distanced Eid Prayers

Volkswagen ordered to compensate motorists in landmark ‘Dieselgate’ ruling

A German federal court judge ruled on Monday that Volkswagen has to pay compensation to motorists who purchased vehicles with manipulated diesel engines, a major blow for the carmaker in its home market as it continues to reel from the emissions scandal. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news … Read more Volkswagen ordered to compensate motorists in landmark ‘Dieselgate’ ruling

Germany Gets a Confidence Boost as Lockdown Measures Are Eased

May.25 — German businesses are counting on an improvement in the economy in the second half as the country’s coronavirus lockdown measures are eased. Companies surveyed by Ifo showed cautious optimism in May, with a gauge of expectations rising after the previous month’s plunge. Ifo chief Clemens Fuest discusses the latest reading on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”

German Economy May Contract About 7% in 2Q, Saxo Bank Says

May.25 — Christopher Dembik, global head of macroeconomic research at Saxo Bank, discusses the outlook for Germany’s economy, which shrank the most in more than a decade in the first quarter, and the government’s policies. He speaks with Manus Cranny on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”