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Local news for Frankfurt, Germany continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

17 hrs ago | EDGE

Fabulous in Frankfurt

Nicknamed Bankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany has long held a reputation as a center of finance -- and not much else.

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23 hrs ago | The China Post

Taiwan faces difficulty in becoming renminbi offshore financial center

While Taiwan has the edge in developing a Chinese yuan offshore financial center, there are many obstacles ahead, such as capital flow constraints and the delay in signing cross-strait trade pacts, local experts said.

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Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

Think the Bundesbank's Buttoned Down? Witness the Bubapalooza

President of the Deutsche Bundesbank Jens Weidmann poses for a photo with a bar of ice-cream reading "From our deep freeze safe" ahead of the festival.

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Yesterday | Yahoo!

Germany eyes overhauled US partnership in talks on spy row

Germany's top diplomat said Friday he would urge a revived US partnership based on "trust and mutual respect" in talks with his American counterpart after Berlin's expulsion of a CIA station chief in a spying row.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Walter Steinmeier, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Angela Merkel

Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

Argentina victory hands Adidas World Cup win

Frankfurt, Germany a Argentina's World Cup victory over the Netherlands Wednesday puts the South American team one step away from soccer's ultimate prize.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

MarketWatch

Outside the Box: History lesson: Why Merkel loves her central bank

In his definitive Financial Times series on the euro currency crisis, Peter Spiegel tells the story of a tearful German Chancellor Angela Merkel rejecting a U.S.-French proposal to use central bank reserves to backstop the beleaguered common currency.

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Exhibitor Online

2014 Marks Debut of Shanghai International Lighting Fair

Messe Frankfurt announces a new addition to its portfolio of technical events this year, as the first edition of the Shanghai International Lighting Fair takes place this fall from 3 5 September at the Shanghai New International Expo Center.

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Deutsche Welle

The EU's anti-terror plan

Alarm bells are ringing in the EU, as the number of homegrown terrorists with training abroad continues rising.

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Deutsche Welle

Germany and the US: Friends or mere allies?

Politicians in Berlin are riled up over an affair involving a German intelligence agent suspected of spying for Washington.

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EKathimerini

Draghi calls for closer economic cooperation in Europe

FRANKFURT, Germany A- The president of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, said Wednesday that countries in the eurozone should be compelled to take steps to improve the performance of their economies in the same way that they are already required to observe rules on government spending.

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National Review Online

July 9, 2014

I mentioned the other day how the EU parliament's oligarch parties had torn up the usual conventions of that body to stop one of the euroskeptic EFDD MEPs being appointed to a job to which she would normally have been entitled.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

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Welcome to the newswire of dpa-AFX International ProFeed. You are able to reach the Editor-on-Duty via telephone at 0049-69-92022 425 All times referred to are provided in CEST or CET.

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American Reporter

Brasch WordsSEXUAL Assault Coverage by Media Shows Double Standard, Paternalism, and Sexism

BRADENTON, Fla., Feb. 15, 2011, 9:30 a.m. -- Just two days ago, the New York Times ran a very short story saying that anonymous Deutsch Borse officials in Frankfurt, Germany, had denied a story in the Wall Street Journal several days before saying that the German exchange, based in Frankfurt but a global player, was buying the New York Stock ... (more)

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Real Clear Politics

Why Germany Crushed Brazil

Germans are having a hard time believing what happened Tuesday night in Brazil. Sure, they are celebrating their country's 7:1 win over the home favorites in a World Cup semifinal -- street musicians on Berlin's S-Bahn are playing "for the German champions" today -- but newspaper headlines speak of incredulity rather than sheer joy.

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Related Topix: South America, Europe, World News, Brazil, Germany,

WaterWorld

Activated sludge contracts awarded in Punjab, India

The Amritsar Sewerage Project in Punjab, India has awarded two contracts worth a combined value of AED103 million for the construction and operation of two wastewater treatment plants.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Science, Industry and Business

New Research Unit for dangerous hospital germs

A research unit, approved by the German Research Foundation, under the leadership of researchers based in Frankfurt, has made it their goal to throw light on the infection process and the adaptation mechanisms of the germ.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Microbiology, Biology, Science

Korea Herald

US vows to work with Germany after new spy row

The United States tried to cool Monday a new spy row with Germany after Chancellor Angela Merkel warned reports an alleged German double agent helped the CIA could again damage trust between the allies.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

How Stuff Works

Ancient Inner Ear Suggests Neanderthals Got Around

To put a human face on our ancestors, scientists from the Senckenberg Research Institute used sophisticated methods to form 27 model heads based on tiny bone fragments, teeth and skulls collected from across the globe.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Science, Anthropology

The New Zealand Herald

Germany demands answers from US over double agent

A suspected double agent under arrest in Germany appeared to have been working for the CIA for two years, investigators said after allegedly uncovering an American spying device on his computer.

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Russia Taday

No 'gold rush': Germany keeps reserves in the US

Germany's plan to bring back the nation's gold reserves to Frankfurt by 2020 has fizzled, and instead has for now decided to leave $635 billion of gold in US vaults.

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