34-year-old Charlotte Hopf is not only the youngest but the first female 'cathedral builder' to work on the Berlin Cathedral. A trained architect, she has previously worked in Warsaw and New York.
German construction companies may no longer be building as many new buildings in the coming years - despite a deepening housing shortage. Experts say there needs to be a "culture change" in how we think about houses.
Tinh Xuan Thanh was among 20 former oil executives on trial for corruption in the southeast Asian country. The German government had accused Vietnam of kidnapping Thanh in 2017 while he was walking in a Berlin park.
How does it feel to spend a night in a hotel in your own city? DW's Gero Schliess takes a look at Berlin through the eyes of a tourist.
Nine years after the devastating collapse of Cologne's historic archive, five defendants are finally on trial. They face charges of negligent homicide and hazardous building practices.
© 2018 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version