Postman Andreas Oberauer’s workplace is on the Zugspitze, Germany’s highest mountain. Five days a week carries the mail up to the summit station, at an elevation of 2962 meters.
Labor costs in Germany's private sector continue to be a lot higher than the average across the 28-member European Union. The national statistics office found costs were highest in Denmark.
The EU's General Court has upheld a ruling by the bloc's trademark watchdog that the logo of VoIP service Skype can be confused with that of British broadcaster Sky, backing a complaint by media tycoon Rupert Murdoch.
Berlin-based online platform Rocket Internet has said it incurred net losses last year, mainly due to extraordinary costs surrounding its IPO in October of last year. But the firm's plans are as ambitious as ever.
Alexis Tsipras has been the Greek leader for 100 days. In that time, important laws were announced, but never materialized, and talks with creditors have stalled. Yanis Papadimitriou reports from Athens.