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Germany pushes China to open its financial sector

6:10pm IST

BEIJING Germany and China are working on ways to improve market access for each other's banks and insurers, the German finance minister said on Thursday, and he welcomed plans by China and the United States to ease trade tensions through talks.

From client to competitor: China's rise prompts German rethink

16 Jan 2019

BERLIN As a golden era for its exporters fades, Germany is scrambling to secure its interests in Beijing, but China's transformation from customer to competitor is forcing Europe's largest economy to make changes at home.

German economy posts weakest growth in five years

15 Jan 2019

BERLIN The German economy grew by 1.5 percent in 2018, the weakest rate in five years and markedly slower than the previous year, preliminary data showed on Tuesday, in a sign that exporters in Europe's largest economy are being hit by trade tensions. | Video

From client to competitor: China's rise prompts German rethink

15 Jan 2019

BERLIN As a golden era for its exporters fades, Germany is scrambling to secure its interests in Beijing, but China's transformation from customer to competitor is forcing Europe's largest economy to make changes at home.

UPDATE 2-U.S. warns German companies of possible sanctions over Russian pipeline

13 Jan 2019

* U.S. embassy said multiple nations oppose Nord Stream 2 project (Adds comment from senior German conservative lawmaker)

Partner oder Rivale? - Deutsche Wirtschaft streitet über China

10 Jan 2019

Berlin Inmitten des Handelsstreits zwischen den USA und China ist in Deutschland eine Debatte über einen härteren Umgang mit dem wichtigen Handelspartner und Konkurrenten aus Asien entbrannt.

German industry demands tougher line on "partner and competitor" China

10 Jan 2019

BERLIN Germany's influential BDI industry association has called on the European Union to adopt a tougher policy towards China and urged companies to reduce their dependence on the Chinese market as concerns mount over price dumping and technology transfer.

Partner oder Rivale? - Deutsche Wirtschaft streitet über China

10 Jan 2019

Berlin Inmitten des Handelsstreits zwischen den USA und China ist in Deutschland eine Debatte über einen härteren Umgang mit dem wichtigen Handelspartner und Konkurrenten aus Asien entbrannt.

German growth worries mount as industrial output plunges

08 Jan 2019

BERLIN German industrial output unexpectedly fell in November for the third consecutive month, adding to signs that companies in Europe's largest economy are shifting into a lower gear due to mounting risks from abroad.

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