Deutsche Presse-Agentur


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Deutsche Presse-Agentur

 

(DPA), the central news agency of the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG). Founded in August 1941 through a merger of the news agencies of the western occupation zones of Germany. The DPA is a joint-stock society and is formally considered independent; in fact, it reflects the point of view of the ruling circles of the FRG.

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Thanh Niew Online, 29 March 2010: "China seizes Vietnamese fishing boat", Deutsche Presse-Agentur, 29 March 2010; "Vietnam protests Chinese ship seizure", Deutsche Presse-Agentur, 30 March 2010.
Sources: "Plans for New Chinatown on Outskirts of Berlin" by Imke Hendrich, Deutsche Presse-Agentur (May 24, 2007).
According to Deutsche Presse-Agentur the prize was instituted by the German booksellers' and publishers' association Boersenverein and aims to make German novels better known internationally.
Citation: Deutsche Presse-Agentur GmbH (DPA Int'l Serv.
The prime minister fears the blockade will drag on and Israel will impose new conditions to lift it, the aide told Deutsche Presse-Agentur, dpa.
The service will be launched on 1 May and will include stopovers in Nairobi, Kenya, and Entebbe, Uganda, Deutsche Presse-Agentur reported.
A Hungarian investors association has gone to court to prevent Heineken from using its red star logo in the former Communist country, according to a report by Deutsche Presse-Agentur.
Labor Group Urges China to Improve 'Appalling' Work Safety," Deutsche Presse-Agentur, May 1, 2003.
ITEM: A 19-year-old shot and killed 16 people in a high school in Erfurt, Germany, then killed himself Whereupon "Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder's Greens coalition partner Cem Oezdemir," reported Deutsche Presse-Agentur on April 29th, was among those officials who "said the massacre showed tougher gun laws were urgently needed.
The move by the Deutsche Presse-Agentur GmbH company was confirmed yesterday by Tanaiste Mary Harney.
on using the Japanese automaker's technological expertise in the development of a new four-seat ''smart'' compact passenger car, German news agency Deutsche Presse-Agentur (DPA) reported Tuesday.
From relative obscurity outside of newspaper copy desks and financial trading rooms, wires like Reuters, Dow Jones, The Associated Press (AP), United Press International (UPI), France's Agence France-Presse (AFP), Germany's Deutsche Presse-Agentur (DPA), and others have become household names as the work of extraordinary wire journalists like Schork becomes widely available for public consumption.
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