Germany’s Winning Streak Status; 2014 Looks Good!

By Caitlin Williams on Email

Although the country may not have created as much buzz as the United States or the United Kingdom last year, Germany is poised to make worldwide domination this 2014, thanks to the brewing advancements on all facets. In the country’s infrastructure there was news that the Berlin Brandenburg Airport, which …

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While she may be an American, Caitlin Williams is always in awe with the rich culture and traditions of the European countries. On her blog, she writes most of these interests from a technological point of view.

Could Germany’s Rising Home Costs Signal A Bubble About To Burst?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Deutsche Welle (DW) recently decided to look into the rising costs of owning a home and renting an apartment in Germany and posed the question of whether or not it was a signal of an impending crisis like that seen in the U.S., Spain and Ireland. The report is based …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Some In Germany Are Calling For A 30-Hour Work Week To Combat Unemployment

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

German workers already seem to have some pretty decent work hours and vacation time, but now a group of roughly 100 German unionists, politicians, and economists are pushing the case for even less hours in the typical German’s work week.  This 30-hour work week would come without a pay cut …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Germany Tops the “Future Orientation Index” as the Most Forward Looking Nation

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Believe it or not, there is a lot of interesting statistical information that can be gathered by user’s Google searches.  In fact, your searches on the popular search engine are gathered every year to form a “Future Orientation Index” to rank countries by how forward-looking their citizens are.  Countries with …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Despite the European Debt Crisis, Housing Continues to Boom in Germany

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Not a day goes by without seeing some news article regarding the ongoing debt crisis plaguing many European countries.  Recent headlines even state that Germany, seen as the major country keeping the eurozone afloat, is showing signs of an economic slowdown, so it may come as a surprise to some …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Germans Plan To Spend More on Gifts This Holiday Season

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

In recent years, it wasn’t just Americans that feel the impact of economic stress when it comes close to the holidays.  Since 2007, holiday budgets in Germany have been below average, but this year things seem to be slowly turning around.  Accounting firm Ernst & Young has released the results from their …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Germany Moves Up On List of Top Industrial Countries

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The Cologne Institute for Economic Research (IW) has just released their latest findings on which countries proved most favorable as industrial locations, and Germany now sits closer to the top by taking 5th place.  Germany has steadily moved up over the years due to the stable supply of energy and raw …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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“Germany is Clearly Ahead”

By Magazin-Deutschland.de on Email

American economist and futurologist Jeremy Rifkin talks about Germany’s key role in the energy revolution.

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With 11 language editions in 180 countries, "Deutschland" magazine is Germany's most international periodical. Deutschland is the magazine for decision-makers outside Germany.

Deutsche Telekom Eliminating 1,900 US Jobs in First Round of Cuts at T-Mobile

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

In the wake of its disastrous selloff fail with AT&T late last year, T-Mobile USA CEO Philipp Humm sent out a memo to all employees to inform them that 7 of their call centers would be closing and as a result 1,900 jobs would have to be cut.  These only appear …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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