G7 Summit Japan: Global leaders tackle lack of "qualitative infrastructure investment" - IMF lowers growth forecast to 3.2% - Brent crude surges over $50
Chancellor Angela Merkel and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe have disagreed on how to kick-start the global economy ahead of a meeting of G7 member nations. Abe hopes the Japan summit will send out a united message on the issue.
Though risks to the global economy are growing, national leaders at the G7 summit did not manage to reach an agreement on a stimulus program. Nonetheless, the meeting in Japan was important, DW's Christoph Kober writes.
With Donald Trump in office for about a month now, German companies try to look at the bright side. An interview with Daniel Andrich, Representative of German Industry and Trade in Washington.
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