News Headline Summary

German Chancellor Merkel will serve full 4-year term if re-elected, according to German government spokesman Streiter

- Streiter rejects Stern report on Merkel's plans to quits.

Update details:

- Earlier today it was reported on Stern.de that if re-elected in September this year, Merkel will not stand for re-election in 2017 and therefore step down in 2016.
- View the translated Stern article here: http://bit.ly/16u9Xas

Print 13:03, 07 Aug 2013 - Economic commentary - Source: Newswires