New Car Registrations in the EU
Sales of new cars in the EU grew by ten point six percent compared to a year earlier. Trade data showed a total of one point 45 Mmillion new registrations in the month of March. DW talks to industry analyst Christoph Stürmer of PriceWaterhouseCoopers if this mean an end in the slump in EU car sales?
German Businesses Concerned about Russian Sanctions
A key round of talks is underway in Geneva. If the four-way talks don't result in a diplomatic solution to Ukraine's crisis, it could lead to a ramping up of western sanctions against Russia - a move which could effect the German business community. They fear that tougher sanctions could inflict a heavy cost on some of Germany's biggest brands.
Hard Times for Germany's Sheep Farmers
All this week Christians around the world have been preparing for Easter. As easter celebrations get underway in earnest many will be filling up on easter chocolate eggs. But this weekend an indispensable part of the holiday meal will be lamb. And although the holiday is all about renewal, German lamb farmers are finding it difficult to reinvent themselves.