In the state of Saxony, where Dippoldiswalde lies, the AfD was the overall winner, beating even Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU). » Read More
By: Holly Ellyatt
After the re-election of Germany's Angela Merkel to a fourth-term in power, the hard task of political negotiations to form a coalition government has begun. » Read More
By: Carolin Roth
Europe's politically supercharged year has ended with a jolt of excitement as Germans went to the polls on Sunday. » Read More
By: Silvia Amaro
The future seems a little more uncertain for the euro following the outcome of the German election. » Read More
Analysts predict that the "world views" of Trump and Merkel will remain at odds.
Angela Merkel looks set to be re-elected as German chancellor but the celebrations at party HQ could prove short-lived.
In the aftermath of the German election, there could be one important casualty for markets.
Georg Pazderski, the leader of the AfD in Berlin, said the strong showing in parliamentary elections will bring "change in German policy."
Germany's CDU needs to hone its message on immigration to former supporters who switched to the far-right AFD.
Angela Merkel's conservative bloc will be the largest party in the next German parliament, but provisional election results point to a worse-than-expected majority for the German chancellor.
Germans are heading to the polls on Sunday September 24 for a federal election: Here's all you need to know.
European stocks have recovered some summer losses but past performance suggests the German election could threaten some of the momentum.
The Social Democrats are struggling to regain their voter base among working class Germans and may have chosen the wrong man to lead the fight.
For many the German elections are a done deal. But, the devil is in the detail.
German business leaders are warning Merkel that the next government must implement growth-friendly policies in the country.
Discussions over Wolfgang Schaeuble's future as Germany's Finance chief took place this week.
Angela Merkel is likely to be re-elected as Germany's chancellor for a fourth term in an election next Sunday, a result that could seal the continent's fate in terms of ever closer political and economic union.
Polls in Germany point to Angela Merkel's re-election as German chancellor in a general election in less than a week's time, but speculation is mounting over which party could join her conservative Christian Democrats.
British negotiators need to better articulate their position on Britain's departure from the European Union, a German industry leader stressed Friday.
Germany's election process is so complex that some Germans admit they don't understand it.
Dino Kos, international head of regulatory affairs at CLS Bank and former New York Fed official, and CNBC's Mike Santoli, join the "Squawk Box" team to discuss what the markets are hoping to hear from Fed Chairman Jay Powell will say about the economy and rates during the Jackson Hole Fed symposium.
Gerard Dominguez Reig, senior researcher at thinktank the Education Policy Institute, says the British education system is undergoing a transformation.
U.S. President Donald Trump claims that the Fed is behind the curve in lowering rates. Steve Cochrane of Moody's Analytics says it's not fair to compare Europe and the U.S. because there's "good reason" to fear for the European economy, but America still has "one of the strongest economies" in the world.