Quandts manager relies on stocks and gold

Frankfurt Many investors asked themselves this question during the Covid-19 crisis: Why have share prices recovered so quickly and are now even back on record? … Read more

Dax gives profits and closes in the red

Düsseldorf A strong start with a weak continuation: This is how trading on the German stock market can be described on Thursday. The Dax closed … Read more

Elisabeth Bronfen: “Historically, women are linked to infection”

WORLD: Her latest book examines representations of pandemics from a cultural studies perspective. There is also a lot about horror films, zombies and vampires. Elisabeth … Read more

Milan’s Scala in the pandemic: The opera train goes nowhere

NNormally the novelty hell of the Christmas opera productions would open their throats now. This year there are just two fresh Verdi productions in the … Read more

Virtual premieres: Opera as a Zoom conference

AThe most unusual was the end. When the worldly, aged Giuseppe Verdi lets all his citizens of Windsor, including the recently teased Falstaff, raise the … Read more

Chemnitz as the cultural capital? The city is better than its reputation

When the stone Jesus looks to the left above the entrance to the Petrikirche in Chemnitz, he still has a remnant of socialism in mind: … Read more