The German government provided families with children with 2.8 billion euros to buy property, the Interior Ministry announced.
A Soil scientist and an entrepreneur will be handed the German Environmental Award for their commitment to the environment.
The German state railway is set to face 3 billion euros shortfall by the end of 2019, according to a report by the Federal Court.
In the first half of 2019, German authorities registered 288,700 newly founded businesses.
German chancellor called the structural changes necessary a "Herculean task" at the opening of the International Motor Show IAA.
A new study estimates that in Germany more of pensioners will require additional state support to secure their livelihoods.
German Chancellor Merkel asks for more action against climate change and calls for closer cooperation in the European Union.
More young Germans today strive for higher education than a decade ago, survey found.
Most people in German workforce are open to try new work concepts, Study shows.
Experience German legends and Cold War history on a five-day hike along in Germany's Harz
EU member states have accepted the list of commissioners put forward by the European Commission's president-elect.