The captains of German industries are unconvinced by the government’s refugee policy. They see a lot of potential in the numbers of people entering the labor market but warn that language skills and qualifications cannot be bypassed.
Refugee family reunification in Germany was a major sticking point in preliminary coalition talks. DW explains how the process works – and why critics want to lift the current ban permanently.
A recent report by the German Federal Statistical Office shows that in terms of education, employment and income levels, those with a migration background are much worse off than those without.
The Federation of German Industries (BDI) has urged businesses in this country to draw up plans for an unregulated exit of Britain from the EU, meaning the UK leaves the bloc without a deal to shape future relations.
How do refugee journalists view their new lives in Germany? In the DW video series "Dear Germany," Moses Ebokorait asks for better economic policies, so that refugees can build a career.
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