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Let's suppose Bill "It's the economy, stupid!" Clinton was right, and citizens vote primarily based on the state of the economy. DW's Andreas Becker has a look at how the German economy is actually doing.
French President Emmanuel Macron lays out his ambitious vision for Europe, and shortly afterwards industrial giants Siemens and Alstom announce their merger plan. It's no coincidence, says DW's Andreas Becker.
An expert commission has said investing more public money in infrastructure improvements would lead to a stronger German economy — and the government isn’t short of money. So what’s holding up needed investments?
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