Angela Merkel opens International Motor Show with climate warning
The chancellor called on the auto industry to put more effort into research and investment into electric vehicles. Germany's automotive industry chief said more regulations were not the answer to sustainable travel.
Germany business chief says Merkel coalition harms firms
Chancellor Angela Merkel has been heavily criticized by the Federation of German Industries. The organization's head stated that her administration had damaged businesses.
Majority of Germans think Chancellor Angela Merkel should serve out her term
A new ARD Deutschlandtrend poll shows most voters feel Merkel's party has been successful in pushing its agenda. A majority also say Germany should use its budget surplus to invest in the future.
Angela Merkel opens Germany-Ukraine forum amid Russia row
The chancellor is set to open a key conference aimed at deepening economic ties between Berlin and Kyiv. Ukraine has suggested that business and security go hand-in-hand, especially when regional tensions are high.
Merkel: 'We determine our policies independently'
Responding to US President Donald Trump's accusation that "Germany is captive to Russia," German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that having experienced part of Germany under Soviet control, she is very happy that a now united Germany can determine its policies independently.
AfD's Leif-Erik Holm challenges Angela Merkel
While the Chancellor is riding high in the national polls, she does have a fight on her hands in her home district of Mecklenburg-West Pomerania in northeastern Germany. Challengers in her home seat include AfD top candidate Holm.