Worldwide "Made in Germany" has long been synonymous with quality, and this year was no exception. As the export industry continues to run at full steam, the euro crisis still has not kept up with the Germans.
Lower growth forecasts - Battle of the oligarchs - Counting on trees
Industrial output - Worker safety - Avoiding sanctions
Once again, Europe is the sick man of the global economy. The ECB is opening the money channels, and the IMF wants more investment. But none of that can replace the necessary structural reforms, says DW's Rolf Wenkel.
German parliamentarians debated which of the country's defense sectors should be deemed "vital." The debate comes amid a scandal over the state of the Bundeswehr's equipment and Germany's wish to export more arms.
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