As this year's meeting of the Asian Development Bank in Frankfurt continues, Germany has committed 30 million euros to fight climate change in the Asia-Pacific region.
For months, French President Emmanuel Macron has been waiting for a response from Berlin regarding his EU reform ideas. Now Angela Merkel is coming to Paris as the re-elected chancellor. But he shouldn’t expect too much.
Chancellor Angela Merkel is likely to be the only person in her next cabinet who grew up in the former GDR. East Germans are consistently under-represented at the elite level of German political life.
Pressure is growing on Chancellor Angela Merkel as a new poll shows that half of Germans would prefer her not to complete a fourth term. But who else could lead her party — let alone Germany?
Peter Tauber, the secretary general of Angela Merkel's conservative CDU, plans to resign from his post following a serious illness, according to party sources. A replacement is expected to be chosen in late February.
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