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Christian Kraemer

Kohleausstieg kostet Steuerzahler Milliardensummen

16 Jan 2020

- von Markus Wacket und Christian Kraemer und Holger Hansen und Tom Käckenhoff

Too much, too little: German finance levy plan draws wide censure

10 Dec 2019

BERLIN German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz's plans for a 1.5 billion euro financial transaction tax drew criticism from across the spectrum on Tuesday, with some labeling it investment "poison" and opposition politicians saying it did not go far enough.

Germany's Scholz to carry on as finance minister despite SPD defeat

02 Dec 2019

BERLIN Germany's Olaf Scholz will carry on for now as finance minister despite losing a bid to lead his Social Democratic Party because he sees it as his duty not to sink the ruling coalition, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

Germany's Scholz to carry on as finance minister despite SPD defeat

02 Dec 2019

BERLIN Germany's Olaf Scholz will carry on for now as finance minister despite losing a bid to lead his Social Democratic Party because he sees it as his duty not to sink the ruling coalition, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

Germany's Scholz to carry on as finance minister despite SPD defeat

02 Dec 2019

BERLIN Germany's Olaf Scholz will carry on for now as finance minister despite losing a bid to lead his Social Democratic Party because he sees it as his duty not to sink the ruling coalition, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

UPDATE 1-Germany's Scholz to carry on as finance minister despite SPD defeat

02 Dec 2019

* SPD party conference could limit his room to manoeuvre (Adds sources, details, background)

Wary of China, Germany plans rapid state intervention to protect key industries

29 Nov 2019

BERLIN Germany set out plans on Friday to create a government committee to step in quickly to protect companies against foreign takeovers, a sign of concern about China and others acquiring its technology.

Wirtschaftsweiser rät Von der Leyen zu flexiblem Umgang mit EU-Defizitregel

21 Nov 2019

Berlin Der Wirtschaftsweise Achim Truger sieht Reformbedarf bei der Auslegung der europäischen Schuldenregeln.

Milliarden zum Kaufen und Laden für Durchbruch bei E-Autos

05 Nov 2019

- von Ilona Wissenbach und Markus Wacket und Christian Kraemer

Germany nominates economist Isabel Schnabel for ECB board seat

23 Oct 2019

BERLIN Germany nominated university professor Isabel Schnabel to the European Central Bank's executive board on Wednesday, giving Berlin an expert voice on the bank's top decision-making body and a possible bridge-builder in a time of deep divisions.

World News

China virus toll passes 130 as U.S. weighs flight ban

The death toll from a new coronavirus in China rose sharply to 132 on Wednesday with nearly 1,500 new cases, heaping pressure on Beijing to control the disease as U.S. officials said the White House was weighing whether to suspend flights to the country.