Thousands of schoolchildren demonstrate in the German capital for more climate protection and the environment.
Germany and the European Union pledge billions of euros in aid for the Syrian crisis in 2019.
The wage gap remains unchanged - women received an average of 21 percent less than men in Germany last year.
German carmaker Volkswagen will cut up to 7,000 jobs as it pivots towards e-mobility.
Germany's coalition partners agree to remove voting-rights hurdles for severely handicapped persons.
Researchers at the Kiel Institute for World Economy expect Germany's economy to lose momentum.
Half of German companies have problems finding new employees, and are interested in hiring workers from outside the EU.
Germany's air traffic control authority wants to hire more controllers to prevent delays in aviation.
Among individual firms, German technology concern Siemens was the number-one in registering new patents in 2018.
The German foreign minister emphasizes the importance of Pakistan's role for peace in neighbouring Afghanistan.
The "CityAirbus" will complete its first feasibilty tests in a few months near the German city of Ingolstadt.