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.
Capable of brilliance in attack but prone to calamity in defense, there's never a dull moment with Borussia Dortmund these days. After back-to-back defeats, they're under pressure to deliver against Eintracht Frankfurt.
The Egyptian president is not at all worthy of distinction. But although a prestigious German award to him has been revoked, he is still being feted elsewhere, says Rainer Hermann of the Frankfurt Allgemeine Zeitung.
Germany's large workers' charity AWO has seen celebrations of its 100 years of service overshadowed by scandal in its Frankfurt section. Prosecutors are probing claims of fraud and whether city subsidies were misused.