More businesses founded than failed in 2009

More businesses founded than failed in 2009

Despite suffering the worst economic crisis since World War II, more businesses were founded in Germany in 2009 than shuttered, according to a study cited in daily Rheinische Post on Monday.

Businesses warned of second wave for financial crisis

Businesses warned of second wave for financial crisis

Germans lose faith in politics

Germans lose faith in politics

Deutsche Bank execs to share new UK bonus tax burden

Deutsche Bank execs to share new UK bonus tax burden

Financial crash as significant as fall of Berlin Wall, says Schäuble

Financial crash as significant as fall of Berlin Wall, says Schäuble

US investors buy up north German state bank hit by financial crisis

US investors buy up north German state bank hit by financial crisis

Germans among world’s happiest people about economic situation

Germans among world’s happiest people about economic situation

US cities got €18.5 billion from German banks

US cities got €18.5 billion from German banks

Latest economic index shows more gloom

Latest economic index shows more gloom

Public deficit drops to three-year low

Public deficit drops to three-year low

Pay back to pre-crisis levels for top bosses

Pay back to pre-crisis levels for top bosses

Metal and electrical industries expect 50,000 new jobs in 2011

Metal and electrical industries expect 50,000 new jobs in 2011

Bailout fund could top €750 billion, Weber says

Bailout fund could top €750 billion, Weber says

German business confidence highest since reunification

German business confidence highest since reunification

Debt hits new record high

Debt hits new record high

Most Germans don’t credit politicians for recovery

Most Germans don’t credit politicians for recovery

Lone Star aiming to sell subprime victim IKB

Lone Star aiming to sell subprime victim IKB

Cities plan big tax increases to fill empty coffers

Cities plan big tax increases to fill empty coffers

‘Don’t get cocky,’ IMF head warns Germany

‘Don’t get cocky,’ IMF head warns Germany

Merkel predicts more jobs as consumer zeal signals recovery

Merkel predicts more jobs as consumer zeal signals recovery

Another €2.08 billion pumped into HRE bank

Another €2.08 billion pumped into HRE bank

HRE bonus payments a ‘scandal,’ taxpayers’ group says

HRE bonus payments a ‘scandal,’ taxpayers’ group says

Business confidence hits pre-crisis high

Business confidence hits pre-crisis high

IKB bank boss convicted for accounting cover-up

IKB bank boss convicted for accounting cover-up

Most Germans undaunted by economic crisis

Most Germans undaunted by economic crisis

Business confidence back to pre-crisis level

Business confidence back to pre-crisis level

ECB head blames Germany and France for debt crisis

ECB head blames Germany and France for debt crisis

Indian banker touted as potential Deutsche CEO

Indian banker touted as potential Deutsche CEO

Deutsche Bank chief warns against labelling bankers immoral

Deutsche Bank chief warns against labelling bankers immoral

Germany offers world advice on running an efficient economy

Germany offers world advice on running an efficient economy

Used paper shortage creates cardboard crisis

Used paper shortage creates cardboard crisis

Hypo Real Estate boss quits abruptly

Hypo Real Estate boss quits abruptly

Merkel pushes IMF plan for Greece

Merkel pushes IMF plan for Greece

Deutsche’s Ackermann pockets €10 mln for 2009

Deutsche’s Ackermann pockets €10 mln for 2009

Crisis-hit Iceland and Greece target German tourists

Crisis-hit Iceland and Greece target German tourists

Top exec salaries remain high despite crisis

Top exec salaries remain high despite crisis

Adidas posts 62 percent profit plunge for 2009

Adidas posts 62 percent profit plunge for 2009

VW profits plummets 80 percent in 2009

VW profits plummets 80 percent in 2009

New data stokes fears of uncertain economic recovery

New data stokes fears of uncertain economic recovery

Deutsche Bank rebounds with strong 2009 profits

Deutsche Bank rebounds with strong 2009 profits

BMW sales slid by almost five percent in 2009

BMW sales slid by almost five percent in 2009

Germany to host G20 conference to tighten leash on financial markets

Germany to host G20 conference to tighten leash on financial markets

Jobless rate for college grads jumped in 2009

Jobless rate for college grads jumped in 2009

One ninth of German workforce made redundant during crisis

One ninth of German workforce made redundant during crisis

Deutsche Bank earnings soar in third quarter

Deutsche Bank earnings soar in third quarter

Germany’s great piano makers the latest victims of downturn

Germany’s great piano makers the latest victims of downturn

German execs took 20 percent pay cut last year

German execs took 20 percent pay cut last year

Steinbrück says bankers should pay for crisis

Steinbrück says bankers should pay for crisis

Luxury designer Escada filing for insolvency

Luxury designer Escada filing for insolvency

German firms eye brighter future

German firms eye brighter future

Germany to buy stake in HRE bank

Germany to buy stake in HRE bank

Say brother, can you spare a billion?

Say brother, can you spare a billion?

Opel cutting jobs as Merkel says the car maker isn’t ‘relevant’

Opel cutting jobs as Merkel says the car maker isn’t ‘relevant’

Condé Nast shuts down Vanity Fair Germany

Condé Nast shuts down Vanity Fair Germany

GM not planning to close Opel plants yet

GM not planning to close Opel plants yet

GM reportedly considering axeing three Opel factories in Europe

GM reportedly considering axeing three Opel factories in Europe

Steinbrück open to ‘bad bank’ to ease toxic investments

Steinbrück open to ‘bad bank’ to ease toxic investments

Commerzbank secures Dresdner Bank deal

Commerzbank secures Dresdner Bank deal

Number of part-time auto workers to soar

Number of part-time auto workers to soar

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Commerzbank launches state-backed bond issue

Economic downturn hits German job market

Economic downturn hits German job market

Super-rich families lose billions in crisis

Super-rich families lose billions in crisis

Berlin squashes hopes of stimulus frenzy

Berlin squashes hopes of stimulus frenzy

Steinbrück warns against ‘growth bubble’

Steinbrück warns against ‘growth bubble’

Deutsche Bank boss admits mistakes in financial crisis

Deutsche Bank boss admits mistakes in financial crisis

Economists criticise planned nuke phaseout

Economists criticise planned nuke phaseout

German states asked to decide on projects for new stimulus package

German states asked to decide on projects for new stimulus package

Is Berlin’s real estate party over?

Is Berlin’s real estate party over?

Hypo Real Estate to shed nearly half its workforce

Hypo Real Estate to shed nearly half its workforce

Hypo Real Estate to cut one-third of workforce

Hypo Real Estate to cut one-third of workforce

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ECB extends unlimited cash loans to euro zone banks

IMF chief urges Germany to increase spending

IMF chief urges Germany to increase spending

German bankers call for ‘bad bank’ to restore confidence

German bankers call for ‘bad bank’ to restore confidence

Hairdressers face the chop as Berlin becomes messy hair capital

Hairdressers face the chop as Berlin becomes messy hair capital

Trade surplus rises despite recession

Trade surplus rises despite recession

Steel giant ArcelorMittal to cut thousands of jobs

Steel giant ArcelorMittal to cut thousands of jobs

National lottery struggles as Germans pinch pennies

National lottery struggles as Germans pinch pennies

BayernLB to cut 5,600 jobs

BayernLB to cut 5,600 jobs

Commerzbank speeds Dresdner deal

Commerzbank speeds Dresdner deal

Unemployment drops despite downturn

Unemployment drops despite downturn

KfW to report more losses after ‘catastrophic’ autumn

KfW to report more losses after ‘catastrophic’ autumn

LBBW piles up loss of €2 billion

LBBW piles up loss of €2 billion

Experts predict 215,000 lost jobs next year

Experts predict 215,000 lost jobs next year

Party politics threaten German crisis response

Party politics threaten German crisis response

German economic confidence up despite recession reports

German economic confidence up despite recession reports

Fischer blasts Merkel’s financial firefighting

Fischer blasts Merkel’s financial firefighting

Insurance giant Allianz posts big loss

Insurance giant Allianz posts big loss

Commerzbank applies for state aid

Commerzbank applies for state aid

German public funds placed €100 million with Lehman Brothers

German public funds placed €100 million with Lehman Brothers

Deutsche Bank CEO gives up bonus of millions in ‘solidarity’

Deutsche Bank CEO gives up bonus of millions in ‘solidarity’

Industrial federation says crisis creates credit problems

Industrial federation says crisis creates credit problems

Merkel pushes bank rescue to avert wider financial crisis

Merkel pushes bank rescue to avert wider financial crisis

Minister invokes Hitler to warn of finance crisis dangers

Minister invokes Hitler to warn of finance crisis dangers

Bailout for Germany’s Hypo Real Estate collapses

Bailout for Germany’s Hypo Real Estate collapses

Economy minister rejects Europe-wide bank bailout

Economy minister rejects Europe-wide bank bailout

Rescue package for Hypo Real Estate approved

Rescue package for Hypo Real Estate approved

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German finance minister says economy robust

Merkel urges EU leaders to stand up for euro

Merkel urges EU leaders to stand up for euro

Majority of Germans want to keep the euro

Majority of Germans want to keep the euro

EU watchdog airs ‘doubts’ about HRE after approving more aid

EU watchdog airs ‘doubts’ about HRE after approving more aid

Germany agrees to release bank stress tests

Germany agrees to release bank stress tests

Economists dismiss European IMF idea

Economists dismiss European IMF idea

Merkel aims to turn tide with fiery speech

Merkel aims to turn tide with fiery speech

Merkel says G20 can’t afford inaction on global economy

Merkel says G20 can’t afford inaction on global economy

Merkel tells Germans to unite to beat crisis

Merkel tells Germans to unite to beat crisis

Merkel warns of difficult 2009 in festive pep-talk

Merkel warns of difficult 2009 in festive pep-talk

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Investor confidence index rises

Merkel pressures banks to tap rescue packages

Merkel pressures banks to tap rescue packages

Every German ‘could get €500 gift voucher’

Every German ‘could get €500 gift voucher’

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Germany at odds with Italy on European bailout fund