Germany has been saving a lot - and investing too little. That's becoming more obvious in areas like education and infrastructure. We'll talk about that with guest Thomas Straubhaar of the Hamburg Institute of International Economics.
German political parties have received over 200 million euros in donations over the last four years, but only 13 million was immediately reported. A DW investigation shows how firms systematically hide party donations.
In his first speech in front of the UN General Assembly, Donald Trump has said the US bears too large a share of the costs of the world body. But what constitutes the UN budget and where could Trump possibly save money?
Germany's satirical political party Die Partei and the Bundestag battled it out over a hefty fine leveled at the satirists last year. A fundraiser called "buy money" did not break party finance laws, the court ruled.
French President Emmanuel Macron has urged his US counterpart not to abandon a landmark deal with Iran during a meeting in New York. In his UN debut, Trump said "bureaucracy" was holding back the world body.
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