Tag Archives: Germany

Nokia 5 Now Available for Purchase in Germany

  HMD Global, which currently owns the right to manufacture and sell Nokia-branded devices, launched its Nokia 5 smartphone earlier this year. The company has now made the handset available, both in single SIM and dual-SIM configurations for purchase in Germany. While the single SIM version of this Android-powered smartphone is priced at EUR 190 (roughly Rs. 14,023) and… Read More »

VW recalls 385,000 cars in Germany for brake system update

Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) is recalling 385,000 cars in Germany for a software update to their anti-lock brake systems, news agency DPA reported, citing a spokesman for the automaker. Volkswagen’s VW, Audi and Skoda brands were affected, it said. According to DPA, the braking control system may not function properly in certain driving conditions, such as when the driver over-steers,… Read More »

Narendra Modi in Germany: Defence, trade and business atop PM’s agenda as 4-nation visit begins

File image of Narendra Modi. PTI After mammoth celebrations across the country to mark three years of the Narendra Modi government, the prime minister is embarking on a four-nation visit to Germany, Spain, Russia and France. This European tour sojourn kicks off on Monday, with Modi setting off for Berlin.   India and Germany have been strategic partners since… Read More »

Germany says IMF participation in Greek bailout indispensable

Germany insisted on Friday it was essential that the International Monetary Fund participate in Greece’s bailout programme after a German lawmaker in the European Parliament said IMF involvement was no longer crucial. “We have always said the participation of the IMF is indispensable,” a Finance Ministry spokeswoman told a regular government news conference. “We are hearing about the… Read More »

Peugeot-Vauxhall: UK and Germany raise concerns on deal talks

The UK and German governments are seeking to safeguard jobs in the potential merger of the Vauxhall and Peugeot carmakers. Ministers have raised concerns after PSA Group, maker of Peugeot cars, said it was in talks to buy General Motors’ loss-making European business Opel. Opel has thousands of workers at its plants in Germany and UK arm Vauxhall.… Read More »