Volkswagen buys major stake in Suzuki

Volkswagen buys major stake in Suzuki

In a deal that could accelerate the restructuring of the global automobile industry, German car giant Volkswagen announced on Wednesday it was buying a major stake in Japan's Suzuki.

Merkel says ‘still time’ to find Brexit solution

Merkel says ‘still time’ to find Brexit solution

Volkswagen exec arrested in Japan for consuming illegal drugs

Volkswagen exec arrested in Japan for consuming illegal drugs

Merkel calls for free trade with Japan after meeting with Trump

Merkel calls for free trade with Japan after meeting with Trump

Butcher makes world’s priciest Kobe bratwurst

Butcher makes world’s priciest Kobe bratwurst

Merkel broaches shared past on Japan visit

Merkel broaches shared past on Japan visit

Merkel to make first Japan trip in seven years

Merkel to make first Japan trip in seven years

Toilet giant Grohe gets €3bn Japan investment

Toilet giant Grohe gets €3bn Japan investment

Germany home to one million millionaires

Germany home to one million millionaires

Unhappy diners ‘beat top Japanese chef to death’

Unhappy diners ‘beat top Japanese chef to death’

BMW recalls 22,000 cars over airbag fault

BMW recalls 22,000 cars over airbag fault

German banks break non-nuclear promises

German banks break non-nuclear promises

Japanese-Dutch partners tie windparks to Germany

Japanese-Dutch partners tie windparks to Germany

German whaling activist arrested in Japan

German whaling activist arrested in Japan

Germany ready to help Japan go non-nuclear

Germany ready to help Japan go non-nuclear

700,000 enjoy Japan Day in Düsseldorf

700,000 enjoy Japan Day in Düsseldorf

Scientists voyage to tsunami epicentre

Scientists voyage to tsunami epicentre

German women’s volleyball team eye Olympics after beating USA

German women’s volleyball team eye Olympics after beating USA

Suzuki kills partnership with Volkswagen

Suzuki kills partnership with Volkswagen

Suzuki losing patience with VW, reports say

Suzuki losing patience with VW, reports say

Japan beat USA to win World Cup on penalties

Japan beat USA to win World Cup on penalties

Underdogs Japan ready to topple giants US

Underdogs Japan ready to topple giants US

US, Japan to face-off in epic finals clash

US, Japan to face-off in epic finals clash

Germany ousted from World Cup by Japan

Germany ousted from World Cup by Japan

Merkel’s nuclear stance ruffles conservative feathers

Merkel’s nuclear stance ruffles conservative feathers

Doctors test robotic suit to help paraplegics

Doctors test robotic suit to help paraplegics

Retailers hit by shortfall in Japanese imports

Retailers hit by shortfall in Japanese imports

Merkel backs EU free trade deal with Japan

Merkel backs EU free trade deal with Japan

Allianz Q1 profit hit by Japan disaster

Allianz Q1 profit hit by Japan disaster

Investor confidence shaken by Japan, Middle East unrest

Investor confidence shaken by Japan, Middle East unrest

Electricity imports making up for nuclear suspension

Electricity imports making up for nuclear suspension

Most Germans would sacrifice lifestyle to ditch nuclear energy

Most Germans would sacrifice lifestyle to ditch nuclear energy

Westerwelle visits Japan while FDP crisis continues at home

Westerwelle visits Japan while FDP crisis continues at home

Japanese food import checks tightened

Japanese food import checks tightened

Radiation checks offered to travellers from Japan

Radiation checks offered to travellers from Japan

Automakers nervous as Japanese delivery delays persist

Automakers nervous as Japanese delivery delays persist

Reinsurers post Japan quake loss estimates

Reinsurers post Japan quake loss estimates

Atomic crisis puts focus on renewable energy

Atomic crisis puts focus on renewable energy

Radioactive particles to hit Europe today, German expert says

Radioactive particles to hit Europe today, German expert says

More reactor closures ‘could cause blackouts’

More reactor closures ‘could cause blackouts’

Group offers to take in young Japanese to avoid nuclear fallout

Group offers to take in young Japanese to avoid nuclear fallout

Saxony-Anhalt goes to the polls

Saxony-Anhalt goes to the polls

Bad marks for Merkel’s response to atomic crisis

Bad marks for Merkel’s response to atomic crisis

Oldest reactor goes dark

Oldest reactor goes dark

Expert says Japanese radiation poses no danger to Germany

Expert says Japanese radiation poses no danger to Germany

Merkel defends nuclear power reversal

Merkel defends nuclear power reversal

Germans told to leave Tokyo and Bahrain

Germans told to leave Tokyo and Bahrain

Geiger counters sell out amid atomic angst

Geiger counters sell out amid atomic angst

Greens jump in the polls

Greens jump in the polls

MPs question legality of nuclear shutdown

MPs question legality of nuclear shutdown

Lufthansa diverts Tokyo flights to Nagoya, Osaka

Lufthansa diverts Tokyo flights to Nagoya, Osaka

Investor confidence hit by Japanese crisis

Investor confidence hit by Japanese crisis

Germany shutting down seven nuclear reactors

Germany shutting down seven nuclear reactors

German media roundup: Merkel’s nuclear U-turn

German media roundup: Merkel’s nuclear U-turn

German reactors not quake-proof, experts say

German reactors not quake-proof, experts say

THW team ends rescue operation in Japan

THW team ends rescue operation in Japan

More than 100,000 protest nuclear power

More than 100,000 protest nuclear power

Lufthansa scans Japan flights for radioactivity

Lufthansa scans Japan flights for radioactivity

Merkel suspends nuclear power extension

Merkel suspends nuclear power extension

10 Germans flee Japan’s quake-hit nuclear plant

10 Germans flee Japan’s quake-hit nuclear plant

Merkel calls for review of nuclear plant safety

Merkel calls for review of nuclear plant safety

Japan quake fuels German nuclear debate

Japan quake fuels German nuclear debate

Berlin pledges support to devastated Japan

Berlin pledges support to devastated Japan

Deutsche Bank glitch hits Japanese bourses

Deutsche Bank glitch hits Japanese bourses

Munich flight grounded as Japanese tourists fall violently ill

Munich flight grounded as Japanese tourists fall violently ill

Berlin and Tokyo to work together on climate, arms

Berlin and Tokyo to work together on climate, arms

VW could take stake in Suzuki

VW could take stake in Suzuki

Green party politician says Germans should buy Japanese cars

Green party politician says Germans should buy Japanese cars

Celebrating Japan Day in Düsseldorf

Celebrating Japan Day in Düsseldorf

Volkswagen to develop electric cars with Toshiba

Volkswagen to develop electric cars with Toshiba

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Siemens sells computer unit to Fujitsu

Japan’s Onward snaps up fashion label Jil Sander

Japan’s Onward snaps up fashion label Jil Sander

Sony buys BMG stake from Bertelsmann

Sony buys BMG stake from Bertelsmann

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Bertelsmann reportedly keen to sell Sony BMG stake

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Japan bars entry of German globalization activist