Germany’s public debt could fall below EU ceiling this year: Scholz

German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets visitors at the chancellery during the government's "Open Door Day" in Berlin, Germany, August 26, 2018. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s public sector debt could fall below the European Union’s debt ceiling before the end of the year, Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Sunday, after figures this week showed a booming economy was generating a record surplus. Speaking at the annual open day at which Berlin’s ministries open their doors to […]

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