The CDU/CSU and the SPD, which came out of the Bundestag election on September 22, 2013 as the strongest political parties, concluded a coalition agreement for the 18th legislative period in the early morning of November 27, 2013.
German Ambassador to Canada Werner Wnendt completed an official two-day visit to Prince Edward Island on November 21 and 22, 2013.
Visit to Prince Edward Island
December 2013: DW's culture calendar
Pre-Christmas celebrations, mulled wine and scented candles... You get all this in hundreds of Christmas markets throughout Germany. But December in Germany offers even more than that.
Just moved to Germany? Considering a visit? Hyde Flippo’s book "When in Germany, Do as the Germans Do" is full of information about German cultural nuances and is a tool that could help you blend in and avoid cultural faux pas throughout German-speaking Europe.
Do as the Germans Do
Mobile edutainment - the app "Death at Berlin Wall"
The smartphone app “Death at Berlin Wall” belongs to this year’s winners of the competition “Landmarks in the Land of Ideas.” It is an interactive historical adventure app that uses the technology of augmented reality to combine historical images and information with the real surroundings. The user experiences a true conflict of the East-West German separation at the original places.
Companies in Germany are increasingly discovering diversity as a corporate success factor. The conference "Diversity" is taking place November 28 and 29 in Berlin.
Want to learn German but feel like you have no time? Download some podcasts or visit these fun websites to help practice your Deutsch during even the busiest days.