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Reuters
Germany's coalition-seeking Greens and liberals find common ground on taxin a meeting of her conservative bloc said. At that point the conservative sis
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
in a meeting of her conservative bloc said. At that point the conservative sister parties, the liberal Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens should have a document that lays out the rough outlines of what a coalition would work on, the... Read more
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DW
The far-right AfD in the Bundestag: What you need to know |AfD to highlight differences between the conservatives are their presumptive co
DW / Posted 2 hours ago
AfD to highlight differences between the conservatives are their presumptive coalition partners, the free-market centrist FDP and the Greens. "Structurally, the AfD can exert particular pressure on the CDU because it represents a series of... Read more
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DW
Germany's political parties CDU, CSU, SPD, AfD, FDP, Left party, Greens - what you need to know |her relatively liberal stance on immigration has turned much of the CDU base ag
DW / Posted 6 hours ago
her relatively liberal stance on immigration has turned much of the CDU base against her. Preferred coalition partners: FDP, SPD - and now the Greens An assuming mien, political savvy and cool headedness: Chancellor Angela Merkel has become a... Read more
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Reuters
Germany's Greens and liberals agree on taxing big techto make it harder for large technology companies to book their taxes in more fa
Reuters / Posted 7 hours ago
to make it harder for large technology companies to book their taxes in more favorable jurisdictions. “I‘m pleased that FDP leader Christian Lindner has moved on this, saying that Internet companies for example should be more strongly and fairly... Read more
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Reuters
Take global action on big firms' tax, German pro-business party urgesand in the group of 20 leading economies to bring this about. Best known as an
Reuters / Posted 12 hours ago
and in the group of 20 leading economies to bring this about. Best known as an advocate of tax cuts, the Free Democrats (FDP) are in talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel about forming a coalition government with her conservatives and the... Read more
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DW
German Greens push for two vice chancellors in three-way coalition |first full round of talks to piece together an unprecedented multi-party nation
DW / Posted 16 hours ago
first full round of talks to piece together an unprecedented multi-party national governing coalition. Political differences between her conservative CDU, the business-friendly FDP and the Greens are significant - but so is the pressure to su... Read more
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DW
UN praises German refugee policy, urges improvements |the Greens, who back a more liberal immigration approach, say that family reuni
DW / Posted yesterday
the Greens, who back a more liberal immigration approach, say that family reunifications are vital for integration. The FDP appears split on the matter. The UN body called on the newly elected house to further improve the protection of refugees... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Matchmaker Merkel seeks awkward three-way embracesaid she was optimistic as she entered talks between her conservative bloc, the
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
said she was optimistic as she entered talks between her conservative bloc, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens, despite an assessment by her own party that the next government would have less fiscal room than... Read more
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Reuters
Matchmaker Merkel seeks awkward three-way embracesaid she was optimistic as she entered talks between her conservative bloc, the
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
said she was optimistic as she entered talks between her conservative bloc, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens, despite an assessment by her own party that the next government would have less fiscal room than... Read more
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Swissinfo
Matchmaker Merkel seeks awkward three-way embracesaid she was optimistic as she entered talks between her conservative bloc, the
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
said she was optimistic as she entered talks between her conservative bloc, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens, despite an assessment by her own party that the next government would have less fiscal room than... Read more
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Reuters
Matchmaker Merkel seeks awkward three-way embracesaid she was optimistic as she entered talks between her conservative bloc, the
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
said she was optimistic as she entered talks between her conservative bloc, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens, despite an assessment by her own party that the next government would have less fiscal room than... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Jamaica or bust - Merkel starts crunch coalition talksMerkel starts crunch coalition talks The talks between Angela Merkel’s conserv
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Merkel starts crunch coalition talks The talks between Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens are styled as 'exploratory'. FILE: German Chancellor Angela Merkel poses for a photograph after the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Jamaica or bust - Merkel starts crunch coalition talksan abrupt end to her 12 years in power. The talks between Merkel's conservativ
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
an abrupt end to her 12 years in power. The talks between Merkel's conservative bloc, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens are styled as "exploratory", but negotiators aim to get down to details of tax and budget policy in their... Read more
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Swissinfo
Jamaica or bust - Merkel launching crunch German coalition talksin power coming to an end after 12 years. The talks between Merkel's conservat
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
in power coming to an end after 12 years. The talks between Merkel's conservative bloc, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens are styled as "exploratory", but negotiators aim to get down to details of tax and budget policy in their... Read more
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Reuters
Jamaica or bust: Merkel launching crunch German coalition talksin power coming to an end after 12 years. The talks between Merkel’s conservat
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
in power coming to an end after 12 years. The talks between Merkel’s conservative bloc, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens are styled as “exploratory”, but negotiators aim to get down to details of tax and budget policy in their... Read more
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DW
Refugees in Germany: Fewer family reunifications than expected, says study |the Greens who back a more liberal immigration approach and say that family reu
DW / Posted 3 days ago
the Greens who back a more liberal immigration approach and say that family reunifications are vital for integration. The FDP appears split on the matter. The low numbers, however, could clear one of the biggest hurdles to forming a... Read more
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Reuters
'A long way to go' in German coalition talks, liberal FDP saysa new German coalition led by Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives, a senio
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
a new German coalition led by Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives, a senior member of the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) said after meeting the environmentalist Greens on Thursday. The three groups are holding exploratory talks this week... Read more
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Reuters
German coalition watch: We want experiment to succeed - CDUDemocratic Union (CDU) and the Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU) - along wi
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Democratic Union (CDU) and the Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU) - along with the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and environmentalist Greens. Such a tie-up is called a “Jamaica” coalition, because the three parties’ colors of black,... Read more
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Reuters
Head of Germany's FDP offers Macron 'bittersweet' euro zone dealover the French President’s plans for deeper euro zone integration. Christian
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
over the French President’s plans for deeper euro zone integration. Christian Lindner, who leads the Free Democrats (FDP) party negotiating to be part of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s next coalition government, said European policy was one of... Read more
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Reuters
Germany's FDP, Greens try to find common ground at first talksBERLIN (Reuters) - A first meeting between Germany’s pro-business Free Democrat
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - A first meeting between Germany’s pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens about joining a coalition led by conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel focused on finding out common points of agreement, FDP General Secretary... Read more
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express
EU SUMMIT: Macron's European integration agenda threatens to SPLIT bloc this weekcould be a tougher partner to the Central European governments than the grand c
express / Posted 4 days ago
could be a tougher partner to the Central European governments than the grand coalition used to be. “Both the Greens and FDP will be more outspoken when it comes to any disrespect of EU laws and values, including media freedoms, human rights and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Head of Germany's FDP offers Macron 'bittersweet' euro zone dealover the French President's plans for deeper euro zone integration. Christian
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
over the French President's plans for deeper euro zone integration. Christian Lindner, who leads the Free Democrats (FDP) party negotiating to be part of Chancellor Angela Merkel's next coalition government, said European policy was one of... Read more
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Reuters
Head of Germany's FDP offers Macron 'bittersweet' euro zone dealover the French President’s plans for deeper euro zone integration. Christian
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
over the French President’s plans for deeper euro zone integration. Christian Lindner, who leads the Free Democrats (FDP) party negotiating to be part of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s next coalition government, said European policy was one of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Head of Germany's FDP offers Macron 'bittersweet' euro zone dealover the French President's plans for deeper euro zone integration. Christian
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
over the French President's plans for deeper euro zone integration. Christian Lindner, who leads the Free Democrats (FDP) party negotiating to be part of Chancellor Angela Merkel's next coalition government, said European policy was one of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fewer migrants entitled to join family in Germanycontentious issues in exploratory talks between Chancellor Angela Merkel's cons
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
contentious issues in exploratory talks between Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the liberal Free Democrats (FDP) with the Greens, who back a more liberal immigration approach. All the parties are eager to show the public they are... Read more
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EuroNews
Fewer migrants entitled to join family in Germany - studycontentious issues in exploratory talks between Chancellor Angela Merkel’s cons
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
contentious issues in exploratory talks between Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives and the liberal Free Democrats (FDP) with the Greens, who back a more liberal immigration approach. All the parties are eager to show the public they are... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Ray Dalio Is Shorting The Entire EUThey will have to pump money into Italy, in large amounts. Merkel won’t like th
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
They will have to pump money into Italy, in large amounts. Merkel won’t like that, neither will her new coalition partner FDP, and the Bundesbank may start legal action. Dalio’s located the Union’s achilles heel, which is not just that Italy’s... Read more
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asianage
Weakened Merkel scrambles to form govt with unlikely alliesvote without obtaining a clear majority, launched exploratory talks with the li
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
vote without obtaining a clear majority, launched exploratory talks with the liberal and pro-business Free Democrats (FDP), then planned to meet the left-leaning and environmentalist Greens later on. To avoid a breakdown that would force new... Read more
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express
Angela Merkel launches talks to form ‘Jamaica’ coalitionto form ‘Jamaica’ coalition ANGELA Merkel is in for a difficult few weeks as s
express / Posted 4 days ago
to form ‘Jamaica’ coalition ANGELA Merkel is in for a difficult few weeks as she launches coalition talks with the liberal FDP and the Green party. German political leaders meet for pre-coalition talks Mrs Merkel’s conservative CDU will have to... Read more
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Reuters
German coalition talks: 'Road to Jamaica is long'and their Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU) partners held separate talks fi
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
and their Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU) partners held separate talks first with the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and later with the Greens. Their party colors - black, yellow and green - match those of the Jamaican flag and have... Read more
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DW
German conservatives launch 'constructive' coalition talks |Democratic Union (CDU), its Bavaria-based Christian Social Union (CSU) allies a
DW / Posted 5 days ago
Democratic Union (CDU), its Bavaria-based Christian Social Union (CSU) allies and the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) kicked off on Wednesday. "Today was a first, very constructive, good discussion that will of, course, be followed by... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Weakened Merkel launches formal coalition talks in bid to form government by Decemberlimit, and Anton Hofreiter, a senior Green, dismissed the new limit as “smoke a
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
limit, and Anton Hofreiter, a senior Green, dismissed the new limit as “smoke and mirrors” ahead of Wednesday's talks. The FDP is insisting on its own alternative proposal of a new immigration law which would distinguish between political refugees,... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
German parties meet for initial talks on forming coalitionThomas Kreuzer, faction leader of the Christian Social Union party, CSU, in the
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Thomas Kreuzer, faction leader of the Christian Social Union party, CSU, in the Bavarian parliament, Free Democratic party, FDP, chairman Christian Lindner, FDP member Alexander Graf Lambsdorff, Peter Altmaier chief of staff at the chancellery,... Read more
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Missoulian
German parties meet for initial talks on forming coalitionThomas Kreuzer, faction leader of the Christian Social Union party, CSU, in the
Missoulian / Posted 5 days ago
Thomas Kreuzer, faction leader of the Christian Social Union party, CSU, in the Bavarian parliament, Free Democratic party, FDP, chairman Christian Lindner, FDP member Alexander Graf Lambsdorff, Peter Altmaier chief of staff at the chancellery,... Read more
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The World
German parties meet for initial talks on forming coalitionThomas Kreuzer, faction leader of the Christian Social Union party, CSU, in the
The World / Posted 5 days ago
Thomas Kreuzer, faction leader of the Christian Social Union party, CSU, in the Bavarian parliament, Free Democratic party, FDP, chairman Christian Lindner, FDP member Alexander Graf Lambsdorff, Peter Altmaier chief of staff at the chancellery,... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
German parties meet for initial talks on forming coalitionThomas Kreuzer, faction leader of the Christian Social Union party, CSU, in the
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Thomas Kreuzer, faction leader of the Christian Social Union party, CSU, in the Bavarian parliament, Free Democratic party, FDP, chairman Christian Lindner, FDP member Alexander Graf Lambsdorff, Peter Altmaier chief of staff at the chancellery,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
German parties meet for initial talks on forming coalitionbetween Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, its Bavaria-only sister party the
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
between Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, its Bavaria-only sister party the Christian Social Union and the pro-business FDP were a good "first step" to sound each other out, FDP general secretary Nicola Beer told reporters in a short statement... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
German parties meet for initial talks on forming coalitionbetween Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, its Bavaria-only sister party the
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
between Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, its Bavaria-only sister party the Christian Social Union and the pro-business FDP were a good "first step" to sound each other out, FDP general secretary Nicola Beer told reporters in a short statement... Read more
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The Middletown Press
German parties meet for initial talks on forming coalitionbetween Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, its Bavaria-only sister party the
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 days ago
between Merkel's Christian Democratic Union, its Bavaria-only sister party the Christian Social Union and the pro-business FDP were a good "first step" to sound each other out, FDP general secretary Nicola Beer told reporters in a short statement... Read more
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Swissinfo
First coalition talks constructive - German partiesthe bloc - her Christian Democrats (CDU) and Bavarian Christian Social Union (C
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
the bloc - her Christian Democrats (CDU) and Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU) - the Greens and the Free Democrats (FDP), but they differ on many policies. Setting the stage for tough talks that could take several months, politicians from... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Weakened Merkel scrambles to form governmenta September 24 vote without a clear majority, will hold exploratory talks with
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
a September 24 vote without a clear majority, will hold exploratory talks with the liberal and pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) from 10:00 GMT and then the left-leaning and environmentalist Greens from 14:30 GMT. To avoid a breakdown that would... Read more
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express
Is Merkel BLUFFING? Leaked paper shows Germany is preparing for EU trade deal with Britaintheir fellow EU members of this fact. The paper may have been influenced in pa
express / Posted 5 days ago
their fellow EU members of this fact. The paper may have been influenced in part by the pending entrance of the liberal FDP party, which is free-market orientated and has called for a good Brexit trade deal, into Mrs Merkel’s coalition. And... Read more
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DW
Angela Merkel's Jamaica coalition is right for Germany |days about a so-called Jamaica coalition between Chancellor Angela Merkel's con
DW / Posted 5 days ago
days about a so-called Jamaica coalition between Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, the free market Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens being the only practical solution for the next German government. That may be true, yet it is anything... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalitionthe chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend
The Times and Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
the chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend a meeting at the Reichstag building prior to exploratory talks with the Free Democratic party (FDP) in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalitionthe chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 5 days ago
the chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend a meeting at the Reichstag building prior to exploratory talks with the Free Democratic party (FDP) in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalitionthe chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend
Santa Maria Times / Posted 5 days ago
the chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend a meeting at the Reichstag building prior to exploratory talks with the Free Democratic party (FDP) in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalitionthe chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 5 days ago
the chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend a meeting at the Reichstag building prior to exploratory talks with the Free Democratic party (FDP) in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalitionthe chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend
Sioux City Journal / Posted 5 days ago
the chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend a meeting at the Reichstag building prior to exploratory talks with the Free Democratic party (FDP) in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael... Read more
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Daily Herald
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalitionof her party the Christian Union, CDU, Peter Tauber arrive for exploratory talk
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
of her party the Christian Union, CDU, Peter Tauber arrive for exploratory talks between CDU and the Free Democratic party, FDP, three weeks after election, in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (Bernd Von Jutrczenka/dpa via AP) German... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
German parties meet to sound out red lines for coalitionthe chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend
Rapid City Journal / Posted 5 days ago
the chairman of the Christian Social Union (CSU), Horst Seehofer, rear, attend a meeting at the Reichstag building prior to exploratory talks with the Free Democratic party (FDP) in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael... Read more
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