Der Tagesspiegel Archives

  • The race to succeed Juncker begins

    Future EU 17-01-2018

    With the next European Parliament elections just over a year away, the guessing games and rumour mills about who will helm the EU institutions into the next decade have already fired up. EURACTIV Germany’s partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

  • Why Macron closely watches the German coalition talks

    Future EU 10-01-2018

    French President Emmanuel Macron's EU reform ideas are a central issue between CDU, CSU and SPD while discussing European affairs in the German coalition talks. For Macron, the outcome might be of crucial importance for realising his plans. EURACTIV Germany’s media partner “Der Tagesspiegel” reports.

  • Macron’s new leadership role in Europe

    Future EU 13-12-2017

    Seven months after his election, Emmanuel Macron has established himself as a force on the world stage. While some see in him the new "leader of Europe", the Franco-German tandem remains remains crucial to implement his ideas. EURACTIV Germany's media partner "Der Tagesspiegel" reports.

  • German coalition: Wolfgang Kubicki and the U-turn à la FDP

    Elections 07-12-2017

    Wolfgang Kubicki has known the political business for more than 30 years. Such an experienced man, one could assume, makes no rookie mistakes. If someone like him wants to spread a message, he exactly knows what he is doing. EURACTIV Germany's media partner "Der Tagesspiegel" reports.

  • European military cooperation: How to defend Europe?

    Politics 29-11-2017

    23 European member states agreed to work closer together in military terms. But the cooperation of defence contractors could cause some problems – especially between Berlin and Paris. EURACTIV Germany's media partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

  • Internal NATO report reveals weaknesses in defence

    Politics 24-10-2017

    A classified NATO report reveals huge problems with logistics and troop deployment that could threaten the alliance's defence capability. NATO has been quite late in adopting a change of course. EURACTIV Germany’s partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

  • Merkel’s EU-policies: Paris can wait

    Elections 20-09-2017

    Merkel keeps a low profile in the election campaign regarding European issues, trying not to alienate voters as well as potential coalition partners.

  • Post-election Germany: An iron chancellor with a liberal sidekick?

    Economy & Jobs 19-09-2017

    If the liberal FDP enters a coalition with the conservative CDU in Berlin, Merkel and Schäuble will have to adapt their plans for the future of the European Stability Mechanism (ESM). EURACTIV Germany's partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

  • Natural gas is key to German Energiewende, says association chief

    Energy 24-08-2017

    The head of one of Germany’s main natural gas associations told EURACTIV’s partner Der Tagesspiegel that the German government should back the fuel source as part of its energy transition, as well as advocating the use of power-to-gas technology.

  • Mercury’s time is up as international treaty comes into force

    Health 22-08-2017

    The Minamata Convention on Mercury, an international treaty that bans the manufacture and trade in mercury products after 2020, entered into force on 16 August, four years after it was first signed. EURACTIV's partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

  • Will Germany be drawn into a trade war?

    Global Europe 02-08-2017

    Washington’s decision to impose more sanctions on Moscow has been criticised by EU member states, particularly Germany. EURACTIV’s partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

  • No end in sight to Ukraine fighting as Normandy format stumbles

    Europe's East 25-07-2017

    The phone call lasted two hours. Emmanuel Macron, Angela Merkel, Petro Poroshenko and Vladimir Putin on Monday (24 July) tackled the question of how to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine, with little success. EURACTIV’s partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

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