In 2014, over 100 billion euros in foreign investment flowed into the ASEAN region. Around 30 billion came from the eurozone. It went to countries like Vietnam, Indonesia and the Philippines. Strong growth figures have caught the eye of investors.
A new book on German defense options suggests Berlin's threat perception is changing due to terrorism fears and Russian aggression. Author Paul Taylor says defense investments and attitudes must be adjusted accordingly.
Dirty air resulted in the premature deaths of more than 500,000 people in the European Union in 2014, the European Environment Agency reports. Pollution needs to be reduced, agency heads and environmentalists agree.
Most analysts expect US President Donald Trump to abandon the landmark nuclear agreement with Iran this week. Will he really do it? And if he does, what will it mean for Europe? Max Hofmann reports from Brussels.
Wolfgang Schäuble is one of the most influential German politicians never to have been chancellor. Now he faces new challenges as president of a German parliament that includes the far-right AfD.
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