Our studio guest is Martin Krzywdzinski, a labor market researcher at the Social Science Research Center in Berlin. He speaks to us about why Germans tend to value job security, and the benefits of staying with an employer.
President Ghani’s trip to Washington this week is like pressing the reset button for Afghan-American ties. While the Obama administration is satisfied so far with his early performance, he faces an uphill battle at home.
Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis says Greece has things mostly under control, despite worries about the country's cash supply. Speaking on German TV, Varoufakis also repeated a call for German war reparations.
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Egypt has secured a number of lucrative investment deals - including 10 billion euros in agreements with German conglomerate Siemens. German Chancellor Merkel has also invited President el-Sissi to visit Germany.