German companies, struggling to find enough apprentices, are providing professional training to over-50's and school dropouts to fill their growing personnel gaps, a newspaper report said on Sunday.
Supermarkets and discount chains apparently often sell strawberries that are rotten and moldy and shouldn’t be legally sold, the consumer magazine report “Market” from the NDR public television station reports.
German national football coach Joachim Löw said Sunday he will rely more on Bayern Munich players than those from champions Dortmund for Euro 2012 - because the Bavarians have more international experience.
Volkswagen, Europe's leading automotive group, announced on Saturday a shake-up to increase its focus on the Chinese market and strengthen its heavy truck and bus sector.
The Israeli government has outfitted three submarines built by a German shipyard and largely paid for by German taxpayers with cruise missiles carrying nuclear warheads, a news report published on Sunday revealed.
After an extremely contentious day in which leading German Left party politicians said the socialist party risks destroying itself, the rank and file finally chose a new leadership on Saturday.