Olaf Scholz

German leaders announce 65 billion euro inflation relief package

The government's latest relief package came two days after Russian energy giant Gazprom said it would not restart gas deliveries via the Nord Stream 1 pipeline.

published on : 4th September 2022

Germany, US note ‘courage’ of jailed Russia critic Navalny

The U.S. State Department called for the immediate release of Navalny and condemned the Russian government’s crackdown on opposition figures and independent media.

published on : 21st August 2022

German Chancellor accuses Russia of blocking gas turbine delivery

Germany has been working to wean itself off Russian energy imports since the invasion of Ukraine in February.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Germany to kickstart expansion of renewable energy amid sharply cutting imports from Russia

Chancellor Olaf Scholz said that the war was another reason for Europe’s biggest economy to double down on its efforts to expand the use of renewable energy.

published on : 7th July 2022

Putin, Macron, Scholz discuss Ukraine arms, grain supplies

Putin warned Macron and Scholz against ramping up arms supplies to Ukraine, saying they could further destabilise the situation in the pro-Western country.

published on : 28th May 2022

German Chancellor calls for engaging with democracies in multipolar world, cites India example

Olaf Scholz on Thursday made a strong pitch for diversifying engagements with all democracies of the world so that a multipolar world also becomes multilateral in nature.

published on : 26th May 2022

PM Modi holds bilateral talks with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz

Modi arrived in Berlin on Monday morning on the first leg of his three-nation Europe trip that will also take him to Denmark and France.

published on : 2nd May 2022

German lawmakers back heavy weapons for Kyiv

Germany had initially refused to send any offensive weapons to Ukraine and later balked at sending heavy equipment such as armoured vehicles.

published on : 28th April 2022

PM Modi likely to get invite for G7 summit during meeting with German Chancellor in Berlin

Germany is looking at furthering its bilateral relations with India during the upcoming visit of PM Modi

published on : 27th April 2022

NATO not seeking regime change in Russia: German Chancellor Scholz

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said Sunday, a day after US President Joe Biden branded Vladimir Putin a 'butcher' who 'cannot remain in power.'

published on : 28th March 2022

France sends rescue cars, supplies to Ukraine; German Chancellor says will not support no-fly zone 

A statement from the French foreign and interior ministries says 100 firefighters and rescue staff will dispatch the vehicles and equipment to Romania, at the border with Ukraine.

published on : 23rd March 2022

Economics bar Germany from banning Russian oil and gas

After the United States and Britain imposed a ban on Russian oil, pressure has mounted on German Chancellor Olaf Scholz's government and other G7 members to follow suit.

published on : 10th March 2022