Business confidence jumps as growth picks up

Business confidence jumps as growth picks up

Evidence mounted on Tuesday that the German economy was on the mend, with a closely-watched survey showing business confidence surging just as data confirmed third-quarter growth was the fastest in nearly two years.

Air Berlin scraps $5bn aircraft orders

Air Berlin scraps $5bn aircraft orders

Economic recovery stalls

Economic recovery stalls

Trade surplus surges

Trade surplus surges

Industrial orders climb in June

Industrial orders climb in June

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German industrial orders continue six-month slide