Merkel is facing the biggest political crisis of her career since efforts to forge a three-way coalition with the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and Greens collapsed last weekend. Zee News Also reported by •Reuters India
There is new pressure on the German Social Democrats to reconsider their opposition to joining a new so-called “grand coalition” to resolve a political crisis never before seen in Germany’s.. Source: Euronews English -
Nov.23 -- Julius Baer head of currency research David Kohl says that, given Germany's strong economy, he doesn't see a reason for markets to be too concerned about the political uncertainty as.. Source: Bloomberg Politics -
German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier is continuing to meet leaders of germany’s political parties in a bid to secure a stable government for Europe’s largest economy . It follows the collapse.. Source: Euronews English -
Nov.23 -- Christian Schulz, European economist at Citigroup Global Markets Limited, discusses Germany's SPD possibly opening talks on a new Merkel government. He speaks with Francine Lacqua on.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Nov.23 -- Holger Schmieding, chief economist at Berenberg, discusses German politics and the outlook for Angela Merkel. He speaks with Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance." Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
BERLIN (Reuters) - A top member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives on Thursday dismissed Russian President Vladimir Putin's push to host a new Syrian peace process with the backing of Iran and.. Reuters
Angela Merkel's future is looking increasingly unstable in the wake of failed coalition talks, as a new poll reveals that more than half of Germans do not want her to stand in another election. MailOnline
BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives are rallying around her despite the failure of talks to form a three-way ruling coalition, buying her time in office and putting the onus on.. Reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) should reconsider their opposition to joining a new "grand coalition" with Angela Merkel's conservatives because Europe needs a stable government in.. Reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) faced pressure on Wednesday to consider offering coalition talks to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives to settle the worst political crisis in.. Reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) - A group of Social Democrat (SPD) deputies is questioning their party's rejection of a renewed 'grand coalition' with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives to resolve Germany's.. Reuters
Late on Monday night, Germany was thrown into a constitutional crisis.
Christian Linder, the leader of the Free Democrat Party (FDP), brought an end to negotiations seeking to form a coalition.. City A.M.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Half of Germans are in favor of calling a new election after Chancellor Angela Merkel failed to reach a deal to form a new coalition with two other parties, while a fifth back.. Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks rose on Tuesday, recovering losses after the collapse of German coalition talks -- and Chancellor Angela Merkel's signal that new elections may follow -- had earlier.. Reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) - Two veteran allies of Chancellor Angela Merkel appealed to Germany's parties on Tuesday to strike compromise to form a stable government that could drag Europe's biggest economy out.. Reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel's right-hand man, Peter Altmaier, appealed to political parties on Tuesday to decide in the next three weeks whether they can form a stable government and.. Reuters
Just when you thought the world - and markets – couldn't take more upheaval, came the news on Monday that German coalition government negotiations have broken down.
The impact on the Euro was.. City A.M.
Is the collapse of German coalition talks the end for Angela Merkel?
*Denis MacShane, former minister of Europe and now a senior advisor at Avisa Partners, says YES.*
Two years ago, I wrote an.. City A.M.