Friday, Apr. 11, 2014 [ctv.ca] - Helmut Zelenka: Police banned protests across most of central Athens on Friday as German Chancellor AngelaMerkel is due to pay a brief visit, a day after the crisis-hit country returned to international bond markets.
Wednesday, Apr. 2, 2014 [ctv.ca] - Helmut Zelenka: Chancellor AngelaMerkel's Cabinet has approved a national minimum wage for Germany, guaranteeing workers at least 8.50 euros per hour ($11.75) starting next year.
28.07.2012 [OANDA Forex (blog)] - European stocks rose for an eighth week as German Chancellor AngelaMerkel and French President Francois Hollande joined Draghi in promising to do everything to protect the euro. “France and Germany are fundamentally attached to the integrity of the
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 Chancellor Merkel in an Exchange of Toasts on June 07, 2011.