From eggs to horsemeat, a veritable catalog of tainted food has plagued Germany. DW presents a roundup of food scandals affecting the country over the past few years - and some measures politicians and individuals are taking to keep from getting sick.
EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has unveiled a huge investment plan in Strasbourg. The scheme is to provide hundreds of billions of euros for telecoms and transportation projects.
Although Asia's growth outlook is closely tied to the performance of the global economy, the countries in the region will continue to expand faster than other parts of the world, OECD economist Alvaro Pereira tells DW.
South Korean corporate giant Samsung Group has said it will part with stakes in a number of affiliates. It said the sales would also help to make in-house governing structures more transparent in the future.