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Fuchtel: “Merkel really cares about Greeks”

The German Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Affairs, Hans Joachim Fuchtel, met in Vienna with the Greek Orthodox Metropolitan Arsenios of Austria and Exarch of Hungary and Central Europe,...

Most Germans Oppose Greek Aid

Some 61% of Germans oppose any more international loans - much of it coming from their country - for Greece, according to the results...

Greece Dominates Merkel’s Re-election Bid

According to Deutsche Welle, one of Merkel's weak points is to rescue  Greece. With this strategy the Social Democratic Party (SPD) attempts to recover...

Greece’s Surplus Could Help Default

Bloomberg columnist Megan McArdle isn't so rosy about Greece's surplus helping the economy and said it could actually pave the way for the country...

Germany Stays Out Of Greek Reforms

With a political firestorm still raging in Greece over the government's decision to suddenly shut down the national broadcaster ERT, the German Chancellery repeated...

Merkel Says ERT Closing Samaras’ Call

An aide for German Chancellor Angela Merkel said there hadn't been any recent contact with Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras but that she said...

Germany Needs More Foreign Nurses

German Health Minister Daniel Bahr told Die Welt newspaper on April 22 that he will take the necessary steps in order for immigration rules...

Rehhagel Left Greece With Political Lesson

The 74-year-old former football manager who coached Greece to its stunning victory in the 2004 European Championships, Otto Rehhagel has returned to Germany where...

Juncker Says Cypriots Treated As Bandits

Former Eurozone chief Jean-Claude Juncker said a bailout deal that saved Cyprus' economy and banks from collapse had preserved the financial bloc but that...

Greek Gospels For Pope’s Enthronement

Pope Francis' March 19 enthronement ceremony, as he had requested, was kept simple and included gospels presented only in Greek, and with the...