Politics And International Affairs

Wolfspeed expects EU subsidy approval in months - CEO

  • February 01, 2023 03:55 PM CET | Reuters
 Wolfspeed expects EU subsidy approval in months - CEO

Feb 1 (Reuters) - Wolfspeed expects the European Union to grant approval for the subsidies it has asked for to build an electric vehicle chip plant in the German region of Saarland within months, the

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Wolfspeed to announce EV chip plant in Germany, sources say

Wolfspeed to announce EV chip plant in Germany, sources say

  • February 01, 2023 12:59 PM CET | Reuters

(Adds comment from Economy Minister Robert Habeck to reporters) BERLIN/FRANKFURT, Feb 1 (Reuters) - German chip supplier ZF Friedrichshafen and U.S. chipmaker Wolfspeed will announce plans on

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German economy minister sees chance to avoid energy price spikes

German economy minister sees chance to avoid energy price spikes

  • February 01, 2023 12:55 PM CET | Reuters

BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The decline in ‮energy prices‬ on global markets was not expected, Economy Minister Robert Habeck said on Wednesday, adding that he saw a chance Germany won't see last

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Germany plans to buy eight IRIS-T air defence systems for its military - document

Germany plans to buy eight IRIS-T air defence systems for its military - document

  • February 01, 2023 12:12 PM CET | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany aims to purchase eight IRIS-T air defence units for its military, according to a document seen by Reuters, referring to a medium-range surface-to-air system that Berlin has

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Germany plans to buy eight IRIS-T air defence systems for its military - document

Germany plans to buy eight IRIS-T air defence systems for its military - document

  • February 01, 2023 11:59 AM CET | Reuters

(Adds plans for replacing howitzers, munitions, background) BERLIN, Feb 1 (Reuters) - Germany aims to purchase eight IRIS-T air defence units for its military, according to a document seen by Reuters,

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Wolfspeed to announce new EV chip plant in Germany

Wolfspeed to announce new EV chip plant in Germany

  • February 01, 2023 11:36 AM CET | Reuters

(Adds further detail, background, updates share price) BERLIN/FRANKFURT, Feb 1 (Reuters) - German chip supplier ZF Friedrichshafen and U.S. chipmaker Wolfspeed will announce plans on Wednesday to

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German finance minister doubtful of EU debt reform proposals

German finance minister doubtful of EU debt reform proposals

  • January 30, 2023 05:22 PM CET | Reuters

(Adds background, quotes from Gentiloni) BERLIN, Jan 30 (Reuters) - Germany's finance minister expressed his doubts on Monday about European Commission proposals to overhaul the European Union's

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'They fire, we hire' - Germany seizes on Silicon Valley's woes

'They fire, we hire' - Germany seizes on Silicon Valley's woes

  • January 30, 2023 05:04 PM CET | Reuters

By Rene Wagner and Jan Schwartz BERLIN (Reuters) - Faced with a tight labour market and a shortage of workers with key software engineering skills, some German companies are looking at thousands of

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German finance minister doubtful of EU debt reform proposals

German finance minister doubtful of EU debt reform proposals

  • January 30, 2023 04:46 PM CET | Reuters

BERLIN, Jan 30 (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Christian Lindner expressed his doubts on Monday over European Commission proposals to overhaul the European Union's debt rules. "We have our doubts

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German cabinet approves EU emergency measures to push renewables expansion

German cabinet approves EU emergency measures to push renewables expansion

  • January 30, 2023 03:39 PM CET | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's cabinet on Monday approved measures to accelerate the expansion of wind and solar power by simplifying licensing and setting deadlines for permitting procedures, the

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Crucial euro zone inflation data will only include estimate for Germany

Crucial euro zone inflation data will only include estimate for Germany

  • January 30, 2023 03:38 PM CET | Reuters

(Adds detail, Eurostat comment) BERLIN/FRANKFURT, Jan 30 (Reuters) - Crucial euro zone inflation data due a day before the European Central Bank's Thursday meeting will only include an estimate for

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