How to avoid a shock from your next German power bill

How to avoid a shock from your next German power bill

If getting settled in a new country wasn't challenging enough, many internationals arriving in Germany find getting their power supply organized a baffling experience.

Seven ways to pay less tax in Germany

Seven ways to pay less tax in Germany

Five factors that will shape your life in Europe in the 2020s

Five factors that will shape your life in Europe in the 2020s

The secret to studying an MBA flexibly from your mobile phone

The secret to studying an MBA flexibly from your mobile phone

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German election roundup: Support for Scholz high, Berlin vote and cat fights

German election roundup: Support for Scholz high, Berlin vote and cat fights

With just over a week to go until the election, we look at the polls, what's going on in state elections, a Green appeal to climate hunger-strikers, cat fights and Merkel's important post.

What do red socks have to do with Germany’s election?

What do red socks have to do with Germany’s election?

The Swedish MBA where they ‘throw you in at the deep end’

The Swedish MBA where they ‘throw you in at the deep end’

Women are rising to the top in many industries. But reaching your full potential often requires a mid-career springboard. Three female leaders, from companies including Ericsson and H&M Group, tell us about the MBA that gave them new skills and greater confidence.

International careers: top tips for improving your communication skills

International careers: top tips for improving your communication skills

Property: Is it still worth buying in Germany?

Property: Is it still worth buying in Germany?

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Reader question: How can I re-enter Germany without my post-Brexit residence card?

Reader question: How can I re-enter Germany without my post-Brexit residence card?

Brits who lived in Germany before Brexit are supposed to be issued a residence card - but long waits have meant that not everyone has received theirs just yet. So what do you do if you're meant to be travelling abroad in the near future?

How you can travel for free in parts of Germany
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How you can travel for free in parts of Germany

Passport stamps: What British residents in the EU need to know when crossing borders

Passport stamps: What British residents in the EU need to know when crossing borders

Greece, Corsica and Crete removed from Germany’s high-risk list

Greece, Corsica and Crete removed from Germany’s high-risk list

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about getting a top-up Covid jab in Germany

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about getting a top-up Covid jab in Germany

Several states across Germany have now started issuing top-up jabs to certain groups of the population. So, who's eligible to get one, and how do you go about it? Here's the latest.

Doctors in Germany can continue to grant sick leave by phone

Doctors in Germany can continue to grant sick leave by phone

ANALYSIS: Will a controversial police raid influence the German election?

ANALYSIS: Will a controversial police raid influence the German election?

A plot line worthy of a Netflix political thriller has entered the German election campaign at the very last minute. Could it have a decisive impact on the result? Jörg Luyken looks a little deeper.

An era ends: How will Germany and the world remember the Merkel years?

An era ends: How will Germany and the world remember the Merkel years?

German words you need to know: Die Verschlimmbesserung

German words you need to know: Die Verschlimmbesserung

Here’s another oh-so typical German compound word, which perfectly captures a feeling or situation you want to describe.  

10 facts that help explain the German language
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10 facts that help explain the German language

UK introduces a new car sticker requirement for driving in Germany

UK introduces a new car sticker requirement for driving in Germany

There have been a lot of big changes in travel between Germany and the UK since the end of the Brexit transition period, but now the UK has introduced another - a new sticker requirement for British drivers.

European nationals face new ID rule when travelling to UK

European nationals face new ID rule when travelling to UK

10 apps to download if you’re moving to Germany
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10 apps to download if you’re moving to Germany

These apps will give you the perfect head-start when you arrive in Germany, helping you to make friends, use your language skills, connect with neighbours and keep up with what's going on.

Munich and Berlin among the ‘most popular university cities in the world’

Munich and Berlin among the ‘most popular university cities in the world’

Seven aspects of Austrian culture foreigners should embrace
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Seven aspects of Austrian culture foreigners should embrace

Every country has its own unique culture. In Austria there are several aspects that foreigners should embrace, from adopting a healthy work-life balance to indulging in coffee and cake.

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Parental leave: How new agreement could change rules in Denmark
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Parental leave: How new agreement could change rules in Denmark

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How to get Swedish citizenship or stay permanently in Sweden
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How to get Swedish citizenship or stay permanently in Sweden

IN PICTURES: French daredevil takes hair-raising Seine tightrope walk

IN PICTURES: French daredevil takes hair-raising Seine tightrope walk

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