Friedrich Geiger, journalist

The Wall Street Journal clips 2016-17

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Berlin Develops as Business Hub (Jan. 3, 2016)

Rocket Internet Slashes Valuation of Its Global Fashion Group (April 27, 2016)

Tech Firms Fuel Berlin Office Boom (Feb. 15, 2017)

Germany’s Efforts to Integrate Migrants Into Its Workforce Falter (Sept. 15, 2016)

German Companies Raise Caution Amid Surge of Migrants (March 16, 2016)

Siemens Boss Reverses Course on Trump, Criticizes Travel Ban (Feb 1, 2017)

Container-Shipping Slump Stings German Investors (Sept. 13, 2016)

Axel Springer Buys Stake in Uber (April 19, 2017)

Germany’s Stada Backs $4.4 Billion Private-Equity Takeover Offer (April 10, 2017)

German Defense Minister Unveils Military Division to Combat Cyberattacks (April 5, 2017)

Years Behind Schedule, Berlin’s New Airport Stymies Property Development (April 4, 2017)

Building a Concert-Hall Penthouse, Quietly (March 22, 2017)

Rocket Internet Fizzles as Biggest Investor Halves Stake (Feb. 23, 2017)

Allianz to Boost Dividend, Buy Back Shares (Feb. 16, 2017)

Frank-Walter Steinmeier Is Elected as Germany’s President (Feb. 12, 2017)

German Businesses Join Critics of Trump’s Protectionist Agenda (Feb. 7, 2017)

Siemens Lifts Guidance After Profit Rises (Jan. 31, 2017)

German Companies See Only Limited Brexit Impact (Jan. 12, 2017)

Owners of Tainted Volkswagen Diesel Cars File Lawsuit Seeking Compensation (Jan. 3, 2017)

German Court Dismisses $1.3 Billion Damages Claim Against Porsche (Dec. 23, 2016)

BMW, Daimler, VW and Ford to Build Auto-Charging Station Network (Nov. 29, 2106)

Lufthansa to Cancel 137 Flights Saturday as Pilots’ Strike Continues (Nov. 25, 2016)

Some Lufthansa Pilots Will Also Strike on Friday (Nov. 23, 2016)

BASF Blasts Leave Two Firefighters Dead, One Person Missing (Oct. 18, 2016)

Germany’s Officefirst Sets Terms for Frankfurt IPO (Oct. 1, 2016)

Germany Sees Surge in Number of Refugees Receiving Benefits (Oct. 1, 2016)

German Regulator Orders Facebook to Stop Collecting WhatsApp User Data (Sept. 27, 2016)

RWE’s Innogy Renewables Unit Eyes $5.6 Billion Share Sale (Sept. 23, 2016)

Rocket Internet’s Portfolio Firms Narrow Losses on Higher Revenue (Sept. 22, 2016)

Valuation of Rocket Internet’s Home24 Cut in Half (Sept. 7, 2016)

BMW Profit Beats Expectations (Aug. 2, 2016)

Rocket Internet to Develop Banking Services With FinTech Group (July 26, 2016)

Deutsche Bank Shares Hit Over 30-Year Low After Fed, IMF Rebuke (June 30, 2016)

Brexit Won’t Deter Deutsche Börse from LSE Merger (story from June 29, 2016; the merger was later blocked)

German Police Investigating Düsseldorf Refugee Shelter Fire (June 7, 2016)

Rocket Internet Says Portfolio Companies Are Progressing Toward Profitability (May 31, 2016)

SGL Carbon Shares Lifted by Reported ChemChina Interest (May 27, 2016)

Rocket Internet Supervisory Board Loses Kinnevik Representatives (May 2, 2016)

Rocket Internet to Focus on Moving Its Top Holdings Toward Profitability (April 14, 2016)

Is Rocket Internet Finally on the Path to Profitability? (April 12, 2016)

Facebook Hate Speech Probe Dropped in Germany (March 16, 2016)

German Court Says Websites Need Consent to Send Visitor Data to Facebook (March 9, 2016)

Delivery Hero to Divest Itself of Chinese Unit (March 3, 2016)

Facebook in German Privacy-Policy Probe (March 2, 2016)

German Court Fines Facebook (Feb. 29, 2016)

German Court Convicts Three Migrants for New Year’s Eve Thefts (Feb. 24, 2016)

German Banks Eschew Risky Loans as House Market Takes Off (Feb. 17, 2016)

Maple Bank Depositors to Receive Compensation from German Scheme (Feb. 12, 2016)

Germany Approves Emissions Fix for First Volkswagen Diesel Model (Jan. 27, 2016)

Earlier stories to be posted here at a later point…