Germany

World shares rally to four-week highs as investors bet on China revival

World shares rally to four-week highs as investors bet on China revival

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Global stock markets rallied to four-week highs on Monday as investors counted on a revival in Chinese activity to boost global growth, [more…]

Moderate rebound in German industry orders points to slow recovery

Moderate rebound in German industry orders points to slow recovery

Published 06/07/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Orders for German industrial goods rose by 10.4% in May, rebounding from their biggest drop since records began in 1991 the previous [more…]

One fifth of German firms fear for their survival amid pandemic: Ifo

One fifth of German firms fear for their survival amid pandemic: Ifo

Published 06/07/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Around one fifth of German companies (21%) believe their survival is threatened by the coronavirus crisis, Germany’s Ifo institute said on Monday, [more…]

Germany’s confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 219 to 196,554: RKI

Germany’s confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 219 to 196,554: RKI

Published 06/07/2020

BERLIN, Jul 06 (Reuters) - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 219 to 196,554, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) [more…]

Scaled-down Czech film festival opens in empty auditorium

Scaled-down Czech film festival opens in empty auditorium

Published 03/07/2020

PRAGUE (Reuters) - A Czech film festival disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic unveiled a scaled-down programme of movies on Friday with an opening ceremony in [more…]

Blood cell damage may explain low oxygen levels- two vaccines show promise in early testing

Blood cell damage may explain low oxygen levels- two vaccines show promise in early testing

Published 02/07/2020

(Reuters) - The following is a brief roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and [more…]

Syrian artist’s Silent Demonstration watches over German war crimes trial

Syrian artist’s Silent Demonstration watches over German war crimes trial

Published 01/07/2020

KOBLENZ, Germany (Reuters) - Forty-nine faceless figures stand on the lawn outside a German courthouse, facing the windows of a courtroom behind which two suspected [more…]

Wirecard’s former boss faces criminal complaint in Austria

Wirecard’s former boss faces criminal complaint in Austria

Published 30/06/2020

VIENNA (Reuters) - An Austrian lawyer has filed a criminal complaint against Wirecard’s (WDIG.DE) former Chief Executive Markus Braun and Chief Operating Officer Jan Marsalek [more…]

Motor racing: McLaren’s Formula One future was never a doubt, says Seidl

Motor racing: McLaren’s Formula One future was never a doubt, says Seidl

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - McLaren’s Formula One future was never in doubt despite a cash crisis brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic and now resolved by [more…]

Tennis: Kyrgios, Becker in war of words over Zverev’s partying video

Tennis: Kyrgios, Becker in war of words over Zverev’s partying video

Published 30/06/2020

(Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios and Boris Becker traded insults on social media on Tuesday following the Australian’s criticism of Alexander Zverev after a video appeared [more…]