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Angela Merkel welcomed refugees to Germany. They’re starting to help the economy.

Germany’s apprenticeship system is a fixture of the economy with roots in medieval times. But with the national unemployment rate at a 30-year-low, young Germans have lost their appetite for vocational training. Companies face a shortage of skilled workers that could ultimately derail their growth.
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That was awkward — at world’s biggest climate conference, U.S. promotes fossil fuels

President Trump’s top White House adviser on energy and climate stood before the crowd of some 200 people on Monday and tried to burnish the image of coal, the fossil fuel that powered the industrial revolution — and is now a major culprit behind the climate crisis world leaders are meeting here to address.
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Merkel’s stumble in the German election has big implications for Europe

German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term in office on Sept. 24, but overall support for Merkel’s party declined. The country’s far right party is set to have seats in parliament for the first time in half a century. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino