David Cameron is trying to ‘appease Ukip’ say Germans Angela Merkel ally casts doubt over prime minister’s pledge to avoid ever closer ties with Europe.
Tories claim backing from Germany on EU stance George Osborne publishes article with counterpart Wolfgang Schauble arguing countries not using euro. must be treated fairly.
Angela Merkel hints at EU treaty change but sends warning to Britain Deal ‘doable’ but not a piece of cake, says German chancellor as Downing Street welcomes signals as ‘helpful but realistic’.
Angela Merkel is key partner for EU reform says William Hague Foreign secretary emphasises role of German chancellor to UK relationship with European Union prior to her London visit.
Germany: loss of trust in EU is ‘great danger’ Frank-Walter Steinmeier says nationalist rhetoric must be resisted and warns of dangers of loss of trust in European Union.
Bitcoin now ‘unit of account’ in Germany Germany’s ministry of finance has recognised Bitcoin, meaning it will be able to tax users or creators of the virtual money.
Germany calls on EU to ban ‘patent box’ tax breaks Finance minister said schemes offered by Britain and other countries lead to unfair competition for foreign investment.
Germany blasts UK over cable trawl Minister questions legality of mass tapping of calls and internet and demands to know extent to which Germans were targeted.
Thousands of protesters are stopped from marching by police in Frankfurt, after violence broke out at Saturday’s Blockupy protest
Director’s take on Spain’s economic jeopardy, I’m So Excited should remind the Rajoy government that the end is still in doubt A plane circles in the sky with a damaged undercarriage. The passengers get up to high jinks as they wait for the inevitable crash landing. A cast of call girls, gay cabin crew and a […]