Wednesday, August 24, 2016 |Latest E-book
You are here:
german
#

german

Articles

Syrian refugees create app to cut through German bureaucracy | Reuters

Aug 10, 2016

Syrian refugees create app to cut through German bureaucracy | Reuters

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As a Syrian migrant arriving in Berlin, Munzer Khattab could barely say a word in German, let alone fill out a pile of forms in the language. So over the past year Khattab has not only learned German but also worked with five other Syrian refugees or asylum seekers to design a smartphone app to make forms less daunting. The app, called 'Bureaucrazy', to be launched in January, will translate various forms into Arabic and English for newcomers facing a pile of paperwork ranging from registering with authorities to opening a bank account. #United States #Technology #Middle East #Europe #markets #United Kingdom #german
Suitcase filled with aerosols detonated near Nuremberg - German broadcaster | Reuters

Jul 27, 2016

Suitcase filled with aerosols detonated near Nuremberg - German broadcaster | Reuters

BERLIN An explosion went off around 200 metres (220 yards) from a reception centre for migrants in a town close to Nuremberg on Wednesday, German broadcaster Bayerischer Rundfunk said, adding that it was not yet known whether there were any casualties. The broadcaster said on its website that a suitcase filled with aerosols was detonated in Zirndorf, saying it was not known who was behind the explosion. It had earlier reported that the explosion took place near a migration office #United States #India #Europe #markets #United Kingdom #german #article
Auf wiedersehen, Englisch? After Brexit, EU plans to drop English as official language

Jun 28, 2016

Auf wiedersehen, Englisch? After Brexit, EU plans to drop English as official language

English, the world's second language and the main working tongue of European Union (EU) institutions, may no longer be an official language of the Union once Britain leaves the bloc, a senior EU lawmaker said on Monday. #NewsTracker #United Kingdom #English #Council of the European Union #german #Brexit #EU official language
Familiarity breeds confidence: Bundesliga experience to boost Switzerland chances against Poland at Euro 2016

Jun 24, 2016

Familiarity breeds confidence: Bundesliga experience to boost Switzerland chances against Poland at Euro 2016

Experience forged in the German league will help Switzerland's Bundesliga stars when they face Robert Lewandowski's Poland in the last 16 at Euro 2016 on Saturday. #Poland #Switzerland #Euro 2016 #Bundesliga #german #Jakub Blaszczykowski #Robert Lewandowski #Lewandowski