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Three Korean films will be screened at the 73rd Berlin Film Festival.
Three Korean films have been invited to the 73rd Berlin Film Festival, which begins Thursday and runs through February 26.
The festival chose "In Water" by Hong Sang-soo to compete in the newly established Encounters sidebar competition category. It's the 62-year-old filmm...
Blacklane has received a series F investment from Mercedes-Benz in an effort to expand the availability of luxury chauffeured transportation using electric vehicles.
Berlin-based Blacklane, which offers a variety of chauffeur services, has received series F funding from a consortium led by Mercedes-Benz Mobility, an existing investor, and Gargash Group, a holding firm located in the United Arab Emirates. Blacklane has only confirmed an investment in the "...
To prepare for the flood of Ukrainian refugees, a refugee shelter at a former airfield in Berlin has been enlarged.
The German capital is building a temporary refugee shelter at Tegel Airport to house 3,600 Ukrainians.
Berlin has been straining to accommodate residents who have lately fled Russian strikes on critical infrastructure in preparation for the forthcoming chilly winter months.
German activists adhere to an ancient exhibit
Sunday, two environmentalists attached themselves to a dinosaur exhibit at Berlin's Natural History Museum.
According to the demonstrators, the German government has failed to adequately address the threat of climate change.
The women attached themselves to the poles suppo...
Before the cold sets in, mask laws are again in the spotlight.
Hospitals are reaching capacity as the number of COVID-19 infections continues to rise. German politicians are demanding tougher preventative measures as winter approaches, despite claims to the contrary from several countries.
Fall has arrived in Germany, and bright autumn leaves swirl...
Unrest among Germany's far-right at a public demonstration Sanctions and Russia's Energy Policy
At a rally in Berlin, the far-right AfD party demanded measures to ensure "energy security and inflation protection." Tino Chrupalla, the party's co-leader, said that the government was waging "economic war" against Russia.
There was a demonstration against price...
Benin bronze sculptures will be returned to Africa by the Berlin Humboldt Forum
Before being returned to Nigeria, dozens of bronze sculptures from Benin will be seen for the last time in Berlin's brand-new Humboldt Museum.
The move is a part of the nation's slow reckoning with crimes done by the previous German empire, particularly the genocide Germany spon...
With €1.5 million, a Berlin-based firm powers a no-code NFT platform for creators
FUEL allows developers to create their own custom-branded NFT store without any technical experience.
FUEL, a Berlin-based technology business, has secured €1.5 million to become the "Shopify for NFTs." Investors in the pre-seed round included NYC-based FintechCollective,...
Upvest, based in Berlin, is now fully licenced to provide securities and cryptocurrency
Upvest, a fintech infrastructure provider, has gained five new licences from the German federal financial regulatory body, allowing it to provide investment brokerage and custody services to B2B clients via a single API.
With the perfect storm of negative interest rates, increasing infl...
The gulf crisis may not all work in Putin’s favour
Mr Balakrishnan described Russia's invasion of Ukraine as "maybe a larger milestone than the fall of the Berlin Wall."
Mr Balakrishnan may be correct, even though the Berlin Wall precipitated the demise of communism as an ideology rather than a power-driven political syste...
Germany crosses the mark of 50,000 Covid-19 cases
Germany records 50,196 new Covid-19 infections, as reported by the health authorities. This is the first time Germany has exceeded 50,000 cases ever since the outbreak of Covid-19. Infections and deaths have increased ever since mid-October.
BERLIN DECIDES TO KEEP ‘COMFORT WOMAN’ STATUE; JAPAN EXPRESSES REGRET
- Berlin decides to keep ‘Comfort Woman’ statue; Japan expresses regret.
- The statue was installed by a South Korean civic group in Berlin’s Mitte district.
- The Mitte district has permitted the installation...
JAPAN CITY SENT A LETTER TO BERLIN FOR THE REMOVAL OF ‘COMFORT WOMAN’ STATUE
- Japan city sent a letter to Berlin for the removal of ‘Comfort Woman’ statue.
- The statue was set up on public land in the Mitte district of Berlin.
- Japan Foreign Ministry had issued a document in German to exp...
JAPAN ISSUED DOCUMENT IN GERMAN TO EXPALIN THE ‘COMFORT WOMAN’ STATUTE IN BERLIN
- Japan issued a document in German to explain the ‘comfort woman’ statue in Berlin.
- The statue was erected by a pro-South Korean civic group despite Tokyo’s objection.
- The document was posted on Oct. 21 o...
KEANU REEVES APPRECIATES SAFETY PROTOCOLS IN GERMANY
- The Matrix 4 is being shot in Germany.
- Hollywood Star Keanu Reeves appreciates safety protocols in Germany.
- Lana Wachowski is directing The Matrix 4.
- The movie features actors from the earlier parts of franchise, along...
AUSTRALIAN ENVIRONMENTAL MINISTER WANTS PROBE IN EXPORTS OF ENDANGERED SPECIES
- Sussan Ley, the environmental minister has designated an examiner to explore her ministry over the fare of several local and imperiled parrots to Germany over three years.
In 2018, a report by Guardian Australia informed that Austral...
IFA PARED DOWN EVENT EXULTS IN HYBRID FORMAT PREMIERING TECH BESTSELLERS
- IFA, the grandiose consumer electronics trade show in Europe, kicked off Thursday through a plethora of channels tripping in both the real and virtual worlds for the first time since its inception in 1924.
- In Berlin, a shorter format of the annual trade show is playing out at M...
GERMAN CINEMAS WANT MINIMAL SOCIAL DISTANCING
- A new study says that cinemas are safer from the transmission of airborne diseases compared to offices.
- The study says that different ventilation systems in cinemas make them safer from the transmission of airborne diseases.
RETAIL MANDATE SECURE IN GERMANY
- Property business Tattersall Lorenz has instructions of starting property management activities in southern Germany.
- Most of the properties listed in portfolio are retail properties.
Property business Tattersall Lorenz has...
TESLA HAS BROKEN GROUND ON GERMAN GIGAFACTORY
- Tesla's planned factory outside of Berlin is at early construction stage.
- The construction of factory is moving ahead despite controversy regarding environmental concerns.
- The factory is supposed to be the site for building T...