However, millions across Germany and Europe will need more convincing about Mrs Merkel's pledges after her CDU party was forced to make huge concessions to their europhile coalition partners, including handing over the crucial finance ministry.
Members of Germany's Social Democratic Party will be able to have their say on the coalition deal that the party struck with Angela Merkel's conservatives Wednesday, the country's Constitutional Court ruled.
In her first public comments since the deal, Mrs Merkel said many conservatives would not be happy with the handover of the ministry to the SPD.
Mrs Merkel's Christian Democrats will get the Economy and Defence ministries while their Bavarian allies, the Christian Social Union, will provide the interior minister in the form of Mr Horst Seehofer, who talks tough on migration.
Negotiators from Merkel's CDU/CSU bloc and the Social Democratic Party (SPD) will continue talking late into the night before adjourning and resuming on Tuesday morning, party sources told AFP.
German news agency DPA also reported that the SPD's Olaf Scholz, now mayor of Hamburg, is to become the finance minister.
Germany's draft coalition deal includes a goal of ending use of the weed-killer glyphosate within the country but gives no time frame, after Berlin swung a vote in November extending its use across the European Union.
Observers expect the referendum to be tight, with the SPD's left and youth wings fiercely opposed to another four years governing in Merkel's shadow.
SPD has gained the top three ministries - Foreign, Finance and Labor and Social Welfare - in the new German coalition, dpa later reported.
"We support fair taxation of large companies, in particular Internet concerns like Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon", according to a brief passage in their 177-page coalition pact published on Wednesday.
The referendum will be held by postal ballot, with the result expected to be announced in early March.
After more than 24 hours of talks at the CDU's headquarters, Merkel headed home for a few hours rest before a planned press conference to outline details of the deal.
The parties had seen their popularity drop after being in coalition on and off since 2005.
On defence spending too, both sides remained at odds as the finish line neared with the conservatives more open than the SPD to raising military spending closer to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation targets, as pushed for by US President Donald Trump.
The beta for the PlayStation 4's next major system software update 5.50 releases today for users selected for the beta program . One of the primary complaints on the original Gold Headset was that the foldable hinges were flimsy and would break over time.
The girl was booked into Juvenile Hall on Thursday night on suspicion of negligently discharging a firearm on school grounds. It happened at 08:55 local time (16:55 GMT) on Thursday at Salvador Castro Middle School in the Westlake district.
Amazon noted that the fourth quarter earnings includes a tax benefit of roughly $ 789 million due to the change in US tax code. The three companies unveiled a yet-to-be-named company to give their US workers and families a better health insurance option.
Solo: A Star Wars Story is set to hit theaters later this year and will certainly be a departure for the franchise. We now have our first look at how Han Solo met Chewbacca - and Lando Calrissian, too.
Patricia has been a part of the New England Patriots staff since being hired by head coach Bill Belichick in 2004. Defensively, players such as Glover Quin, Darius Slay, Jarrad Davis and A'Shawn Robinson form a promising core.
Inventories are reported with a two-month lag, so by the time they have reached the five-year average, OPEC may be late to react. The investment bank said Brent likely will average $75 a barrel over the next three months, up from an earlier forecast of $62.
Cup quarter-finals: Fiji 12-10 Samoa , New Zealand 19-12 England, Kenya 12-33 Australia, South Africa 22-0 Scotland. New Zealand were denied in the bronze medal match , after they were edged 8-7 by rivals Australia.
It is a situation we need to manage, but all the details will stay inside the club. "We need to stay united after all this". All I can say about the situation is that this is the best decision for Leicester, in the best interests of Leicester.
The confirmation about Papadopoulos is "the most important fact disclosed in this otherwise shoddy memo", Schiff said Saturday. They say that this is about Mueller, but they say that it's an attempt to undermine Mueller's investigation.
The flood of low-skilled immigrants into the USA has suppressed wages, harmed American workers and strained federal resources. President Donald Trump is calling on Senate Republicans to bring his immigration framework to a vote.
As per Pakistani media reports, the banned outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has claimed responsibility for the attack. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has strongly condemned the suicide attack, the prime minister's office said.
He later wrote: 'Players play and Coaches are supposed to Coach, Bill was out coached for not letting his players play'. This catch was one of the biggest in Super Bowl history and gave Butler some serious cred on his team - and in the NFL.
Shannon said that nuclear terrorism remained a major threat in the 21st century and countries need to work to mitigate it. Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette said the USA will keep a close watch on nuclear proliferation activities.
Sue Hemming from the British Crown Prosecution Service said Osborne was motivated by his "hatred of Muslims". She imposed a life sentence for murder and attempted murder, with a minimum stretch of 43 years behind bars.
But as the camera panned to her, Pink was seen spitting something out of her mouth before she smiled and began singing. ET was with the 38-year-old singer after she wowed the crowd - even while sick with the flu - at U.S.
Unfazed by opposition's attacks, President Yameen defended himself and wrote letters to Chief Justice to revoke his decision. He has been in exile since 2016 when he travelled to the United Kingdom for medical treatment and was granted asylum there.
The country's finance ministry said yesterday it is attempting to stop cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin from entering the mainstream. Peercoin (CURRENCY:PPC) traded 15.8% lower against the dollar during the one day period ending at 17:00 PM E.T. on January 29th.
British police have insisted that Mr Assange could still be arrested for breaching bail conditions should he leave the embassy. Arbuthnot said that on February 13 she will rule on a request to have the entire United Kingdom case against Assange dropped.
Sources credit Marcus Sellars , a known industry insider, with the latest leaks concerning Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. The Switch port is apparently being handled by "a company familiar with COD games", so it should be in good hands.
The military said Saturday's deaths were related to Turkey's operation against Syrian Kurdish-held Afrin, codenamed Olive Branch. Earlier in the day, the Observatory and the media arm of al-Qaida-linked militants reported intense airstrikes in Idlib.
City are 16 points clear at the top before second-placed Manchester United host Huddersfield later on Saturday. Sterling missed a glorious chance to seal the win for the Manchester Cuity but missed from six yards.
A study published this week in Science found the endangered species may need much more energy to survive than previously believed. Our measures of metabolism were considerably higher than previous estimates of polar bear metabolic rates.
The device features a 1200mAH battery , which the company claims will give a standby time of 12days on 4G. The pricing of the device will also be unveiled during the mega event, going to be held in Spain.