A Collection from This Week’s News on Important Issues for German-American Relations

Business and Economics

If Germany’s Got a Jobs Miracle, Not Everyone’s a Believer (Bloomberg)

Machine exports to Russia: China overtakes Germany (DW)

High Time to Cut Germany’s Tax Burden, Economists Tell Merkel (Bloomberg)

Germany’s Schäuble promises ‘moderate’ tax cuts (DW)

Foreign and Domestic Policy

Germany arrests ‘Islamist’ suspect over Dortmund bus attack (DW)

Top German SPD official: Let UK vote on Brexit again (Politico)

NATO ‘no longer obsolete,’ Trump says after meeting with alliance chief (LA Times)

Trump Faces the Limits of American Power (NY Times)

Sigmar Gabriel: Germany ready to support Serbia’s bid to join EU (Politico)

Trump’s stunning u-turns on NATO, China, Russia and Syria (CNN)

Society, Culture & Politics

Turkish journalists, banned at home, set up shop in Germany (Seattle Times)

Germany on Spicer: Nazi parallels lead to ‘nothing good’ (ABC News)

East Germany’s population is shrinking (The Economist)

Germany suspends migrant returns to Hungary (Politico)

Elderly refugees face challenges in German language courses (DW)