08.08.2012 [Proactive Investors UK] - Demand for base metal and oil was driven by optimism ahead of Thursday's batch of Chinese data and stocks were also bolstered by yesterday's comments from German ChancellorAngelaMerkel's spokesman, who said the government backed the
07.08.2012 [Proactive Investors UK] - Stock also were supported by yesterday's comments from German ChancellorAngelaMerkel's spokesman, who said the government backed the European Central Bank's (ECB) plan to buy Spanish bonds to bring its borrowing costs down. Traders shrugged
06.08.2012 [Proactive Investors UK] - Today, German ChancellorAngelaMerkel's spokesman said the German government backed the proposal. Russian steelmaker Evraz (LON:EVR, up 4.7pct at 250.8p) was the best performer in the blue chip index after UBS removed it from its least preferred
06.01.2014 [guardian] - …AngelaMerkel injures pelvis in skiing accident … chancellor, AngelaMerkel, has fractured her pelvis during a skiing holiday in Switzerland, forcing her to cancel several meetings and trips scheduled over the next three weeks.Merkel's spokesman, Steffen Seibert, said on Monday the chancellor had…
19.12.2013 [guardian] - …AngelaMerkel faces resistance to eurozone reforms at Brussels summit … European leaders opened a two-day Brussels summit on Thursday with AngelaMerkel, the German chancellor, facing stiff resistance to her plan to force structural reforms on the ailing economies of the eurozone.The summit was preceded early…
08.08.2012 [Telegraph.co.uk] - 14.56 Jean Claude Juncker, head of the EuroGroup, has told German public broadcaster WDR that “some Greek newspapers treat German chancellorAngelaMerkel as if she were the successor of the Nazis". 14.31 US markets have opened. Dow down 0.2pc
History has often showed us the strength of the forces that are unleashed by the yearning for freedom. It moved people to overcome their fears and openly confront dictators such as in East Germany and Eastern Europe about 22 years ago. […] The yearning for freedom cannot be contained by walls for long. It was this yearning that brought down the Iron Curtain that divided Germany and Europe, and indeed the world, into two blocs. - Remarks by President Obama and ChancellorMerkel in an Exchange of Toasts on June 07, 2011.