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Angela Merkel - Gemeinsame Pressekonferenz mit Barack Obama View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Do you remember when Barack Obama visited Berlin? Chancellor Angela Merkel talks about the values shared by Germany and the United States, and the political relationship between the countries.

Apple-Trojaner - Wie man ihn beseitigt - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

For owners of Apple computers, the honeymoon is now over! In comparison to PCs, the more expensive Apple computer was long considered safe from viruses and Trojan horses. Now one of the first Trojan horses has shown up in their devices. Copyright DPA

Automobilausstellung - IAA 2009 in Frankfurt

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

The 63rd International Automobile Exhibition (IAA) in Frankfurt proves a success despite the surrounding financial crisis. With a total of 100 world premiers, the car industry took the opportunity to show off their new innovations on the world stage, focusing especially on electric and hybrid vehicles.

Berufsleben - das Vorstellungsgespräch - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany South German

Cettina and Jenny demonstrate how to call a company regarding an open job position and make an appointment for an interview.

Berufsleben - das Vorstellungsgespräch - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany South German

Melanie goes to her interview and is asked about her education and skills in marketing.

Berufsleben - das Vorstellungsgespräch - Part 3 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany South German

Waiting for the phone to ring is nerve-wracking, but luckily there's good news!

Berufsleben - das Vorstellungsgespräch - Part 4 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany South German

After accepting the job, Melanie goes to her first day of work at her new company.

Berufsleben - Probleme mit Mitarbeitern - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

Melanie Schmidt has done well since being hired at Kommunikation und mehr, and has received a promotion. In this episode, she navigates a tricky work situation with another employee.

Berufsleben - Probleme mit Mitarbeitern - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany Upper Saxon

Melanie Schmidt makes a call to try to get to the bottom of the issues behind a new advertising campaign. It seems that both companies involved are experiencing problems.

Berufsleben - Probleme mit Mitarbeitern - Part 3 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

Frau Hoffmann gets fired and suspects that it is because of the mistake she made the previous week. And what is her best hope for fixing the situation? A time machine!

Berufsleben - Probleme mit Mitarbeitern - Part 4 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

After traveling back in time to fix her mistake, Frau Hoffmann also takes steps to reduce her workload so that she will avoid being overwhelmed by her job in the near future.

Deutsche-Welle-Nachrichten - Massenprotest gegen TTIP View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Somewhere between 150,000 (according to police) and 250,000 (according to event organizers) took to the streets of Berlin to protest the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). Read more here about the international Stop TTIP initiative.

Die Schaeffler Group - im Interview

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

A representative of the worldwide company Schaeffler Group talks about what the company looks for in new employees.

Eva erklärt - Bewerbungen - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

Eva explains the various steps for submitting a job application in Germany and some of the related vocabulary. Enjoy!

Eva erklärt - Bewerbungen - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

Eva talks about job interviews, and provides an example of some of the questions that might come up.

Frankfurt wird Handelszentrum - für die chinesische Währung Yuan

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

As of last week, it's confirmed: Frankfurt will be the commercial center for the Chinese yuan currency, also called the renminbi. The city of Frankfurt hopes to expand its role in the finance world even more with this currency coup!

Frankfurter Flughafen - Ja zu FRA! Erklärfilm View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Frankfurt Airport: whether it's Claudia handing you your boarding pass, Max repairing the air conditioning, or Wolfgang importing medical technology from around the globe, this short video clip gives you a glimpse into the worldwide impact of Frankfurt Airport.

IAA - Traumland für Autobegeisterte

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Going all out: The automotive industry presents itself at the International Autoshow in Frankfurt as a successful market. The trade show booths are large and flashy, and there is little sign of the crisis, but the manufacturers do admit that steep growth is a thing of the past. Copyright dpa

Kfz-Versicherung - Was ist eine Typklasse? View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

The type of car you drive has an effect on how much you pay for auto insurance in Germany. This video explains a bit about how the rates are determined.

Liza - Ein Lied für Opel

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

The employees of car manufacturer Opel have been suffering uncertainty about the future of their jobs ever since General Motors decided they may be selling Opel. To motivate the discouraged Opel staff, rock singer Liza adapted her song “Gebt nicht auf” (“Don’t Give Up”).

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