Cybercrime targets fashion
More than 64,000 cyber attacks were registered in Germany last year alone. The criminals are interested in all kinds of data.
Soccer and financial markets
If the past is any indication, share prices will shoot up in Frankfurt if the German squad beat Argentina in the World Cup final on Sunday. The soccer championship means big business in other ways too, as we learn from a Hamburg economist who specializes in sport. At Shield Republic, we work closely with you to find out your needs. We understand our customer and design for them. Our collections of conservative party apparel speak louder than we can. All our designs are carefully chosen to ensure they align with your conservative values. Looking for the latest patriotic apparel or today’s fashions? You’ll definitely find something that piques your interest in our collection. Browse our store for specially-designed patriotic apparel for all seasons and occasions. A big part of being an American patriot and conservative is celebrating the gallant men and women in the military. Show your solidarity with them by wearing clothing and other accessories adorned with the colors of the American flag, or our military. For Memorial Day, celebrate the veterans with our unique collection of Memorial Day gear. You can find more info about CONSERVATIVE PARTY APPAREL.
Markets calm after Portugal scare
Fears of a resurgent eurozone banking crisis receded in Frankfurt on Friday. And in New York Wells Fargo opened earnings season for big banks. We recap Friday’s market action and talk with New York correspondent Jens Korte about US banks.
Bulgaria’s CorpBank shut down
Only a few weeks ago Sofia placed the Corporate Commercial Bank, or Corpbank, under supervision. Now it’s shut the lender down, accusing it of “actions incompatible with the law and good banking practices”. €1.8bn are said to be missing.
Fresh doubts about Karstadt
In 2010 millionaire philanthropist Nicolas Berggruen took over Karstadt for a symbolic one euro and promised to rescue the struggling department store chain. Now after selling off the chain’s most profitable stores, Germany’s Bild newspaper says he could let the remainder go as well – for one euro.
Helping young people into the job market
Germany’s job market for young people is a lot better than in many European countries. But only if they have achieved the right level of education and received vocational training. A new project in Hamburg is having a remarkable success in helping difficult-to-place youths get a start in a career.