More chaos at European airports
Lufthansa pilots are going on strike Monday and Tuesday over a dispute about retirement ages. Short and long-haul routes will be impacted at all German airports. This comes after the staff of Air France shut down flights around the world in a strike that dragged on for weeks.
Europe's flagging economy
The finance and economic ministers of Germany, France, and Spain have met in Berlin, where the French have asked Germany to invest and additional 50 billion euros in their economy. That's about as much as France has been asked to save. It is unclear how the French request will help boost Europe's faltering economic recovery.
Closing the income gap in Indonesia
Indonesia has a new president, but the same old problems: widespread poverty, chronic corruption and weak investment. Joko Widodo has promised to bring about a change in fortunes, particularly for the millions of people who have so-far missed out on an opportunity to join the wealthy middle classes.