Moving into a new place in Germany comes with various challenges. Whether it be finding the right Hausverwaltung or buying a kitchen, money and time can fly out the window if you’re not careful.
Studies show that companies with women in senior management perform better than those without. Yet women are still much less likely to hold leadership positions than men. So, what gives?
More than 1.2 million vacant employment positions across Germany were recorded at the end of 2017, according to a new report. But where are the majority of these openings located and what are the sectors most in need of workers?
An MBA could be what you need to take the elusive next step in your career.
Berlin Mayor Michael Müller has called for an end to the controversial Hartz IV welfare system, saying that every jobless Berliner should have the right to a basic income.
If you find yourself primed to move to this country of seeming contradictions, there are a several questions you should ask yourself first.
Judges in Germany’s Federal Court of Justice started hearing a case on Tuesday which concerns whether airlines should be allowed to keep your cash if you cancel a booking.
Find out how a new dating app adds a personal twist that helps singles in the German capital connect.
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Germany’s new foreign minister Heiko Maas has said Russia will remain a difficult partner for Europe following Vladimir Putin's re-election - and questioned the fairness of the vote.
The number of anti-Semitic crimes recorded in Berlin increased twofold between 2013 and 2017, according to a report in Tagesspiegel on Thursday.
German airline giant Lufthansa reported record profits for 2017 on Thursday, celebrating a year that saw it bury a smouldering dispute with pilots and gobble up parts of defunct rival Air Berlin.
Is the persecution of street vendors linked to the gentrification of one of Madrid's most multicultural districts?
Germany has given us electronic music pioneers, Krautrock, Neue Deutsche Welle and ample amounts of punk and hip hop. We present the musicians we see as being the most creative and influential.
Some words in the German language are so culturally specific, they just don’t exist in English.
From beer to light shows, here's how you can welcome in the spring this March.
Removed from their language and culture, many people who first arrive in Germany experience feelings of isolation. The Local has spoken to expats who have struggled with loneliness to find out how they overcame it.
Struggling to get your head around German bureaucracy? Here is a comprehensive guide to setting out on your own.
Over one in six students across the country now have a mental health illness, according to a new study.