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Hundreds of flights axed as fresh strike hits German airports

Hundreds of flights axed as fresh strike hits German airports

Hundreds of flights were cancelled at eight German airports Tuesday, including at the nation's busiest travel hub Frankfurt, as security staff walked off the job in a deepening row over pay.

German unions, employers agree 4.8% wage hike for metalworking sector

German unions, employers agree 4.8% wage hike for metalworking sector

Unions and employers in Germany's powerful metalworking industry agreed a 4.8-percent pay hike Friday in a deal that will set the tone for wage negotiations in most other key sectors of Europe's biggest economy.

Wage protest

Wage protest

Steel workers from Germany’s ThyssenKrupp AG and IG Metall trade unions demonstrate for higher wages in Duisburg.