Sigmar Gabriel

Merkel's deputy expects her to run for fourth term

Angela Merkel will run for a fourth term as German chancellor - if the prediction of her deputy is anything to go by.

Gabriel clashes with EU-Canada trade deal opponents in court

German Minister for Economic Affairs Sigmar Gabriel appealed on Wednesday to the nation's top court to back a new trade agreement between Canada and the European Union, warning that a ruling...

Germany says TTIP has not failed, contradicting Merkel deputy

The German government said Monday that talks between the European Union and the United States on the free trade agreement known as TTIP would continue, contradicting comments from Chancellor...

German vice chancellor turns against Merkel's optimism on migration

Germany's vice-chancellor has further distanced himself from the migration policies of coalition ally Chancellor Angela Merkel, telling German broadcaster ZDF that her party has "underestimated...

Croatian FM defends policy of cap on refugees

"Croatia's coordination with Austria, Slovenia, Serbia and Macedonia is functioning very well and is an important factor in reducing the number of refugees and migrants," Kovac said in a statement...

German Vice-Chancellor Gabriel: Trump and populists threaten economy

Right-wing populists like US presidential hopeful Donald Trump are a threat to economic development, German Vice-Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said in comments to the Sunday edition of Die Welt...