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2013/10/24
After reports the National Security Agency tapped into German Chancellor Angela Merkel's mobile phone, German companies are looking to step up security to ward off the U.S. agency's prying, German daily Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reported Friday, without citing specific sources.
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2014/3/17
By Ilka Kopplin and Friedrich Geiger STUTTGART, Germany--A German court Monday dismissed claims from several institutional investors against Porsche Automobil Holding SE for damages in connection with the acquisition of Volkswagen AG shares between 2005 and 2008.
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2013/11/19
By Jan Hromadko and Hendrik Varnholt Germany's biggest utilities, still smarting from the country's early exit from nuclear power, scored a major victory Tuesday when a Hamburg court said the national tax on nuclear fuel rods may violate European law.
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2013/11/12
By Ulrike Dauer FRANKFURT--A German court Tuesday rejected legal challenges to decisions made at Deutsche Bank AG's (DB) extraordinary shareholders meeting in April of this year, according to the court ruling seen by The Wall Street Journal.
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By Friedrich Geiger German new car registrations rose in December, the latest sign that the downturn in Europe's largest car market has come to an end.
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BERLIN--Germany's Economics Ministry said Sunday it's up to the next government to determine the conditions on payment of the roughly EUR600 million ($828.2 million) final loan tranche to aircraft maker Airbus for construction of the new A350 model.
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2013/11/4
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2014/1/8
By Ulrike Dauer FRANKFURT--The German government is set to lower the guaranteed minimum that life insurers must pay to policyholders annually, to reflect the protracted low interest rate environment.
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2014/2/4
By Neetha Mahadevan FRANKFURT--German new car registrations climbed 7.2% in January, providing further evidence of an upturn in Europe's auto market, according to data released Tuesday.
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2014/4/2
Paint giant Sto beefs up backend with IBM Power Systems, Storwize, SVC to battle Big Data ARMONK, N.Y., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- German insulation and paint manufacturer Sto SE & Co.
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2014/4/2
By Neetha Mahadevan FRANKFURT--New car registrations in Germany climbed more than 5% in March compared with the same month last year, data showed Wednesday, providing further evidence of an upturn in Europe's auto market after other countries in the region posted strong growth a day earlier.
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By Friedrich Geiger FRANKFURT--German new car registrations rose in October, the Federal Motor Transport Authority said Monday, after a two-year decline in sales.
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2013/11/4
Germany's ruling conservative CSU party and the leftwing SPD party favor an E.U. trade deal with the U.S., despite the recent scandal over alleged U.S. spying, German daily Rheinische Post reported Tuesday, citing a document the two parties' economic committee compiled in talks about forming a coalition government.
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GSW Immobilien AG (GIB.XE), a German real estate company, on Monday said it would recommend shareholders accept a 1.7 billion euro ($2.3 billion) takeover offer from Deutsche Wohnen (DWN.XE), a rival, Reuters reported, citing a statement from GSW.
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2014/2/21
By Friedrich Geiger Germany's banking regulator has approved RHJ International S.A.'s (RHJI.BT) acquisition of Deutsche Bank AG (DBK.XE) subsidiary BHF-Bank, a spokeswoman said Friday.
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Rapid Approval Of Three Minor Amendments; Trial To Proceed At More Than 20 Sites and First Draws On The $5.5 Million German Grant To Begin BETHESDA, Md.
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2014/1/19
Germany's financial regulatory agency, known as Bafin, will scour Deutsche Bank's foreign-exchange trading as part of the agency's special investigation of the bank, the news magazine Der Spiegel reported in its Monday edition, citing unnamed company sources.
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2014/1/19
DOW JONES NEWSWIRES Germany's financial regulatory agency, known as Bafin, will scour Deutsche Bank's foreign-exchange trading as part of the agency's special investigation of the bank, the news magazine Der Spiegel reported in its Monday edition, citing unnamed company sources.
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2013/10/2
FRANKFURT--Germany's new car registrations fell 1.2% on the year in September, the Federal Motor Transport Authority said Wednesday, following a steeper decline in August, showing the European industry is still suffering, even in those countries less plagued by the euro-zone debt crisis.
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2014/3/27
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- A strike by German airport workers on Thursday has grounded more than 500 flights in Frankfurt, with Munich, Hamburg, Dusseldorf, Cologne-Bonn, Stuttgart and Hannover also affected, media reports said.
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2014/1/31
German labor union Verdi said Friday it is demanding higher pay, and a ban on forced layoffs from Deutsche Telekom AG (DTE.XE). The union wants a 5.5% wage increase, as well as a pledge not to forcibly layoff workers, after previous agreements on layoffs expired at the end of 2013, Verdi said in a statement.
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German utility RWE AG (RWEOY, RWE.XE) will post a loss of nearly EUR3 billion for 2013 because of EUR4.8 billion of writedowns on power-generation assets, German daily Handelsblatt reported Friday, citing sources close to the supervisory board.
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2014/3/16
By Jan Hromadko FRANKFURT--German utility RWE AG said it intends to sell its oil and gas production unit to Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman in a transaction valued at more than EUR5 billion ($7 billion). Germany's second-largest utility by market value said Sunday it had agreed in principle to sell its upstream oil and gas business RWE Dea for around EUR4.5 billion to Mr.
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2014/3/16
By Jan Hromadko FRANKFURT--German utility RWE AG said Sunday it intends to sell its oil and gas production unit to Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman in a transaction valued at more than @5 billion ($7 billion). Germany's second largest utility by market value said it had agreed in principle to sell its upstream oil and gas business RWE Dea for around @4.5 billion to Mr.
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BERLIN--Germany called on the European Aeronautic Defence & Space Co.
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2014/2/19
By Andrea Thomas BERLIN--Germany has cancelled the delivery of 37 Eurofighter jets worth 3.5 billion euros ($4.8 billion), a parliament official told The Wall Street Journal Wednesday.
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2014/2/19
By Andrea Thomas and Daniel Michaels BERLIN--Germany has canceled the delivery of 37 Eurofighter jets valued at 3.5 billion euros ($4.8 billion), two officials told The Wall Street Journal Wednesday.
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2014/2/19
BERLIN--Germany has canceled the delivery of 37 Eurofighter jets valued at 3.5 billion euros ($4.8 billion), two officials told The Wall Street Journal Wednesday.
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Allianz SE (ALV.XE) Thursday said it has placed CHF500 million ($678 million) in subordinated debt with investors in Switzerland.
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