Explained: What are Germany’s planned new pension reforms?

Explained: What are Germany’s planned new pension reforms?

Germany's cabinet has agreed on pension reforms that will benefit about 1.3 million people. Here's what it all means.

Why poverty among pensioners continues to rise in Germany

Why poverty among pensioners continues to rise in Germany

Half of all Germans ‘worry about old-age poverty’

Half of all Germans ‘worry about old-age poverty’

Old-age poverty in Germany ‘set to rise significantly’

Old-age poverty in Germany ‘set to rise significantly’

Over 35,000 unfilled vacancies for carers of the old and sick in Germany

Over 35,000 unfilled vacancies for carers of the old and sick in Germany

The Munich startup trying to tackle old-age loneliness through Oma’s baking

The Munich startup trying to tackle old-age loneliness through Oma’s baking

Student in southern Germany finds free digs – at seniors’ home

Student in southern Germany finds free digs – at seniors’ home

Half of Germans fear dementia in old age

Half of Germans fear dementia in old age

Pensioners get biggest ever boost for 2016

Pensioners get biggest ever boost for 2016

Caffeine ‘can help against Alzheimer’s’

Caffeine ‘can help against Alzheimer’s’

Estranged offspring must fund parental care

Estranged offspring must fund parental care

Poor pensions frighten half of Germans

Poor pensions frighten half of Germans

Optimistic youth fail to prepare for old age

Optimistic youth fail to prepare for old age

Study: Pessimists live longer, healthier lives

Study: Pessimists live longer, healthier lives

Freelancers fight forced pension plan

Freelancers fight forced pension plan

Old age care homes tying up thousands illegally

Old age care homes tying up thousands illegally