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Amazon now paying tax on German sales in Germany: report

Amazon now paying tax on German sales in Germany: report

24 May 2015 | 0 comments

Online retailer Amazon has started paying tax on profits from its sales to German customers in Germany instead of in Luxembourg, a newspaper reported Sunday.The change to book sales from Amazon.de in...

Family 'live under Nazi rule' in Czech reality show

Family 'live under Nazi rule' in Czech reality show

24 May 2015 | 0 comments

In a remote mountainside village, a frightened Czech family struggles under the privations of Nazi occupation, with food rationed and Gestapo spies everywhere, as German soldiers patrol the streets.The...

German Alps hotel fire kills at least five

German Alps hotel fire kills at least five

23 May 2015 | 0 comments

A fire that ripped through a hotel in the German Alps on Saturday killed at least five people and wounded seven others, while another person was missing, police said.The fire began early Saturday in the...

German woman, 65 and mother of 13, has quadruplets

German woman, 65 and mother of 13, has quadruplets

23 May 2015 | 0 comments

A 65-year-old German woman, who already has 13 children, has given birth to quadruplets after undergoing an artificial insemination procedure in Ukraine, RTL television reported early on Saturday.Annegret...

German woman, 65 and mother of 13, has quadruplets

German woman, 65 and mother of 13, has quadruplets

23 May 2015 | 0 comments

A 65-year-old German woman, who is already has 13 children, has given birth to quadruplets after undergoing an artificial insemination procedure in Ukraine, RTL television reported early on Saturday.The...

German woman, 65 and mother of 13, has quadruplets

23 May 2015 | 0 comments

A 65-year-old German woman, who is already a mother of 13 children, has given birth to quadruplets after undergoing an artificial insemination procedure in Ukraine, RTL television reported early on Saturday.The...

Sotheby's to make first sale from Nazi-era art trove

22 May 2015 | 0 comments

A painting by Max Liebermann from a Nazi-era art trove found in Germany last year will go on sale in London next month, the first from the collection to be sold off, Sotheby's said on Friday.One of the...

Remains of 'World War II soldiers' exhumed in Bosnia

Remains of 'World War II soldiers' exhumed in Bosnia

22 May 2015 | 0 comments

The remains of about 20 people, thought to be German and Italian soldiers killed in Bosnia during World War II, have been exhumed in the east of the country, officials said Friday.The remains have been...

Sotheby's to make first sale from Nazi-era art trove

Sotheby's to make first sale from Nazi-era art trove

22 May 2015 | 0 comments

A painting by Max Liebermann from a Nazi-era art trove found in Germany last year will go on sale in London next month, the first from the collection to be sold off, Sotheby's said on Friday.One of the...

Lufthansa mulls spot medical checks on pilots: CEO

Lufthansa mulls spot medical checks on pilots: CEO

22 May 2015 | 0 comments

Lufthansa's chief said Friday the German airline is considering the possibility of regular spot medical checks for pilots, after one deliberately crashed a jet over the French Alps in March, killing all...

Merkel says more work needed on Greek loan talks, analysts see deal

Merkel says more work needed on Greek loan talks, analysts see deal

22 May 2015 | 0 comments

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday said more work is needed on marathon loan talks with Greece but analysts argue that both sides know there is no alternative to a deal.Speaking after a two-hour...

Strike-hit Germany passes disputed bargaining law for unions

Strike-hit Germany passes disputed bargaining law for unions

22 May 2015 | 0 comments

The German parliament passed a new law Friday aimed at streamlining wage-bargaining and preventing small, localised industrial disputes -- like the recent strikes by train drivers and pilots -- from paralysing...

German lawmakers okay new bargaining law for unions

German lawmakers okay new bargaining law for unions

22 May 2015 | 0 comments

The German parliament passed a new law Friday aimed at preventing small, localised industrial disputes -- such as the recent train drivers' and pilots' strikes -- from paralysing entire industrial sectors....

German economy reaches cruising altitude as business confidence stays high

German economy reaches cruising altitude as business confidence stays high

22 May 2015 | 0 comments

The German economy, Europe's biggest, appears to have reached cruising altitude as business confidence maintained its current high level in May, the Ifo economic institute said Friday. The Ifo institute's...

Merkel says still 'a lot to do' for Greek debt deal

Merkel says still 'a lot to do' for Greek debt deal

22 May 2015 | 0 comments

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday there was still a lot of work needed to reach agreement with Greece on its debt bailout, as tortuous talks drag on amid fears Athens could run out of money.The...

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