Tag Archives: Chancellor

19Sep/17

Germany: economy propels Merkel towards 4th term

German investor sentiment has improved by more than expected in September in readings that bode well for Chancellor Angela Merkel as she seeks a fourth term in Sunday’s national election. As David Pollard reports, an opposition campaign to highlight inequality appears to be gaining little traction with voters. Continue reading

09Sep/17

U.S. celebrities fall for Germany’s First Lady: The Merkel effect

BERLIN, GERMANY (REUTERS) – Hollywood stars and a former U.S president offer Germany’s incumbent Chancellor Angela Merkel their backing for the September 24 elections even as the chancellor faces persistent heckling on the home front.
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31Aug/15

Merkel: Germany must speed up processing asylum applications, fight right-wing extremism

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says asylum applications must be processed more quickly to send back persons who were denied the status, adds that Germany must take a hard line on right-wing extremism.

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08Jun/15

G7 leaders pose for family photo

G7-Leaders

G7 leaders family photo

Canada
Prime Minister Stephen Harper
France
President François Hollande
Germany (2015 Chair)
Chancellor Angela Merkel
Italy
Prime Minister Matteo Renzi
Japan
Prime Minister Shinzō Abe
United Kingdom
Prime Minister David Cameron
United States
President Barack Obama

03May/15

“Unfathomable horrors” of Nazi camps will never be forgotten – Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the “horrors” of the Nazi concentration camps will never be forgotten, at a ceremony marking 70 years since the liberation of Dachau.
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16Mar/15

Germany’s Merkel, Chinese vice premier open world’s largest computer fair

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai open the annual international computer fair CeBIT in Hannover, the largest high-tech trade expo in the world, where China is this year’s partner country.

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