Cottbus (Germany)

Type: City
Name: Cottbus (Germany)
Country: Germany
Latitude: 51.77
Longitude: 14.33
population: 115,246
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Japanese Lawmakers Said to Join in Opposition to Batang Power Plant

An aerial view of Vattenfall’s Jaenschwalde brown coal power station near Cottbus, eastern Germany, in this May 1, 2013 file photo. A coal-fueled power plant is in the works in Batang but its construction faces opposition, including two lawmakers from ... [Published Jakarta Globe - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Merkel to speak out on anti-Semitism

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to speak at a mass rally against anti-Semitism later, amid a sharp rise in attacks on Germany's Jews.The event in Berlin comes 75 years after the outbreak of the World War Two, in which six million Jews were killed by ... [Published BBC - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

European Market Update: Consolidating Markets Ahead Of US Retail Sales Data

Consolidating markets ahead of US Retail sales dataNotes/ObservationsBank of Korea (BOK) left its 7-day Repo Rate unchanged at 2.25% (as expected) but one member sought another rate cutChina Aug liquidity data misses targets but PBoC official downplays ... [Published Action Forex - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Lusatia’s return to nature

A flooded Lake Zwenkau in Zwenkau, Germany. Photograph: Jan Woitas/CorbisDown a single lane road lined by oak trees, about 90 minutes southeast of Berlin, the tiny village of Pritzen sits on a peninsula that juts into Lake Altdöbern. It’s something of ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Biella Neher : Reorganisation of German Biella companies

As already announced in the half-yearly report of Biella-Neher Holding Ltd. dated 26 August 2014, the reorganisation of the German companies in the Biella Group has now been completed.Donau-Design GmbH and Falken Office Products GmbH have been merged ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Tele2 Germany unveils Tele2 Lounges as PoS

Tele2 Germany has expanded its point of sales with so-called Tele2 Lounges. These PoS have been set up in four shopping malls around Germany from the end of August including two in Berlin, one in Schwerin and one in Cottbus. The Tele2 Lounge offers interested ... [Published Telecompaper - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Thousands protest against coal mining, forming 8km human chain in River Neisse along German-Polish border

External Link: Radio National: The unlikely activists taking on Old King Coal External Link: Radio National: In King Coal's kingdomHorse breeders and winemakers in the New South Wales Hunter Valley have warned that their industries are at threat because ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: Coal Mining, Protest, Coal
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

2 foreign students settle down with host families

Delayed by the cancellation of their flight to Virac due to a passing storm, two students from Germany and Japan arrived last July 27 and are now comfortably settled with their host families as part of the American Field Service - Intercultural Program ... [Published Catanduanes Tribune - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Potential buyer for "Blechen-Carré" shopping center in Cottbus

THOMAS DAILY News11/08/14Apparently, Gepro Bau has at last found an investor for the around 20,000 sqm "Blechen-Carré" shopping center and its expansion in Cottbus. As confirmed by a city spokesperson, the developer presented a subsidiary of France-based ... [Published Thomas Daily - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

‘Black gold’ battle: How Europe’s dirtiest fuel is threatening to uproot 700-year-old villages

Europe’s energy dilemma — burning the dirtiest coal while meeting pollution targets — is crystallizing in opposition to a plan that would uproot 700- year-old villages and dig two pits the size of Manhattan. PGE SA and Vattenfall AB, the Warsaw- and ... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

World News Quick Take

NEPALIndia finalizes power dealIndia is finalizing an agreement to provide the energy-starved Himalayan nation with electricity, Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said at the end of a three-day official visit yesterday. The country’s communist insurgency, ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Grandson of Hitler assassination plotter in bid to reclaim estate confiscated by Nazis

The family of Prince Friedrich zu Solms-Baruth, an aristocrat involved in the July 20 plot to assassinate Hitler, launches a fresh legal bid to reclaim his estate from the German authorities The grandson of a prince who aided the plot to assassinate Hitler ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 19 2014]

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"But if the new mines don't go ahead, tens of thousands of workers who are currently employed in the coal industry will have to leave their homes in the region and look for work elsewhere."

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Japanese Lawmakers Said to Join in Opposition t... [Published Jakarta Globe - Sep 15 2014]
Merkel to speak out on anti-Semitism [Published BBC - Sep 14 2014]
European Market Update: Consolidating Markets A... [Published Action Forex - Sep 12 2014]
Lusatia’s return to nature [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 10 2014]
Biella Neher : Reorganisation of German Biella ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 05 2014]
Tele2 Germany unveils Tele2 Lounges as PoS [Published Telecompaper - Sep 04 2014]
Thousands protest against coal mining, forming ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 27 2014]
2 foreign students settle down with host families [Published Catanduanes Tribune - Aug 16 2014]
Potential buyer for "Blechen-Carré" shopping ce... [Published Thomas Daily - Aug 11 2014]
‘Black gold’ battle: How Europe’s dirtiest fuel... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 06 2014]
World News Quick Take [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 27 2014]
Grandson of Hitler assassination plotter in bid... [Published Telegraph - Jul 19 2014]
7 Billion People Special: Population-Environment [Published http://www.coolpixzoon.blogspot.com/ - Jan 05 2012]
From Coal-Mining to Water-Skiing: The Niederlau... [Published Place Management & Branding - Dec 05 2011]
Biography for Klaus Toepfer [Published Able2Act - Jan 05 2007]
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‘Black gold’ battle: How Europe’s dirtiest fuel... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 06 2014]
Europe’s energy dilemma — burning the dirtiest coal while meeting pollution targets — is crystallizing in opposition to a plan that would uproot 700- year-old villages and dig two pits the size of Manhattan. PGE SA and Vattenfall AB, the Warsaw- and ...
7 Billion People Special: Population-Environment [Published http://www.coolpixzoon.blogspot.com/ - Jan 05 2012]
7 Billion People Special: Population-EnvironmentMedical staff use a Geiger counter to screen a woman for possible radiation exposure at a public welfare centre in Hitachi City, Ibaraki, in this file picture taken March 16, 2011. The world's population ...
From Coal-Mining to Water-Skiing: The Niederlau... [Published Place Management & Branding - Dec 05 2011]
From Coal-Mining to Water-Skiing: The Niederlausitz in Brandenburgby Valentin Schipfer Coal-mining areas are rarely the most attractive places in the world. Yet, for many people, these are the places they work and live in. The relationship to the coal-mines ...
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