UK pair accused of defrauding German state through ‘cum-ex’ share trading scheme
Philip OltermannUnderstandably Brexit is consuming everyone's attention at the moment, but I still find it striking how few British outlets are showing an interest in this gargantuan financial fraud scheme, which has outraged half of Europe and was orchestrated in London
As Berlin tries to switch to greener transport, people are choosing the bike, not the electric car – and it’s becoming a status symbol
Philip OltermannThe electric car can’t get out of first gear in Germany, in spite of subsidies by the national government and car industry. Cargo bikes, on the other hand, are booming, thanks to regional initiatives and smaller manufacturers.