Michael Wolf, the German-born photographer renowned for chronicling life in the world's biggest metropolises, died this week at the age of 64. His most famous work depicted the towering architecture of Hong Kong, where he lived and worked.
A spokeswoman for the German
government declined to comment on whether Berlin would be
prepared to see a foreign lender invest in Commerzbank
after the failure of talks on a tie-up with Deutsche Bank
Central European oil sector
shares extended losses on Friday as crude prices retreated and
Russia prepared for talks with buyers who suspended the imports
of its oil.
Poland, Germany, Ukraine and Slovakia have suspended
Major European Union countries want to sign a memorandum of understanding on China's Belt and Road initiative as a group and not as individual states, German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said on Friday.
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