German president’s frustrated trip shapes cracks between Kyiv and Berlin | Germany | WORLD

The rejection of Ukraine to receive the visit of the German President, Frank Walter Steinmeier, widened the cracks between Berlin Yes Kyivwhich demands European power for military supplies and the embargo on Russian gas and receives as friends the leaders of Poland and the Baltic countries. “I have been informed that my presence was not … Read more

Dubai wants to celebrate an Oktoberfest of unprecedented length and scale | Germany today | D.W.

Alongside the World Expo next fall, a local edition of Oktoberfest promises to cause a stir in Dubai. As in the traditional Munich model, the organizers want to set up beer shops, transport companies and stalls, including German hits and folk music. It is expected that 620 companies will participate in an area of ​​400,000 … Read more

War causes flight cancellations to Russia

Russia’s outbreak of war against Ukraine last week caused an automatic spike in flight cancellations to and from Russia, according to data from Forwardkeys, which points out that on February 25, the day after from the beginning of the invasion, against each booking made to travel to Russia six other pre-existing ones were cancelled. The … Read more

Ursula von der Leyen for ′Sofagate′: ″Would this have happened if I had worn a suit and tie?″ | The World | D.W.

European Commission (EC) President Ursula von der Leyen said on Monday (26.04.2021) that the incident of her meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, where she was relegated to a secondary seat in favor of the President of the Council, Charles Michel, made her feel “lonely and hurt”, “as a woman and as a European”. … Read more

German agencies: war tarnishes good prospects for 2022

After two years of the pandemic, German tourists have made it clear that they want to travel in 2022. The outlook for this season was therefore optimistic: bookings increased in February and even exceeded pre-pandemic levels for a few weeks, Spain leading the demand. But these good forecasts remained in abeyance after the invasion of … Read more