The western city of Frankfurt on the Main River is the fifth-largest city in Germany, with around 700,000 inhabitants. It's one of the world's most important financial centers and a key industry and trade fair location.
The European Central Bank, the German Bundesbank, the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and a number of major banks are all based in Frankfurt. This page collates recent DW content on Frankfurt.
Eintracht Frankfurt sporting director Fredi Bobic has confirmed that he will be leaving the club at the end of the season. The 49-year-old looks likely to join Hertha Berlin, a move which is less strange than it appears.
Werder Bremen pulled off a surprise win over the Bundesliga's in-form team Eintracht Frankfurt, who miss the chance to close in on the top two. Josh Sargent emerged as the match winner, grabbing a second half winner.
World champions Bayern lost in Frankfurt, allowing RB Leipzig to close the gap. Elsewhere, a virtuoso performance by Erling Haaland in the Ruhr Derby put Schalke in big trouble while Gladbach also capped a bad week.
Eintracht Frankfurt pulled off a season-defining victory against Bayern Munich on Saturday. The result strengthens Frankfurt's claim for a Champions League place and weakens Bayern Munich's place at the top of the table.
When Bayern sealed their sixth trophy under Hansi Flick, many would have written off this year's Bundesliga title race. But Eintracht Frankfurt face the Bavarians with an arsenal capable of blowing the race wide open.
In a weekend of few surprises, Bayern Munich cruised, Jadon Sancho continued to improve and Hertha Berlin's new dawn got off to a rocky start. Eintracht Frankfurt have emerged from the pack and Cologne got a big win.
After Holocaust survivor Helmut Sonneberg returned to his hometown of Frankfurt, he fell in love with Eintracht. Now he helps keep the memory of the Holocaust alive – not only on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.