Angela Merkel: Environmental activists are throwing leaflets after Chancellor

Panorama Protest action in the Bundestag Environmental activists throw Merkel leaflets after them Stand: 02.07.2020 | Reading time: 2 minutes With leaflets and umbrellas against the late coal phase-out Environmental activists in the Bundestag missed Chancellor Angela Merkel. They protested with leaflets and umbrellas against what they considered to be a late coal phaseout in […]

Corona outbreak in Gütersloh: the Clemens Tönnies system

SA video with Clemens Tönnies has been circulating for a few days, which explains him quite well. The entrepreneur, who made a fortune by slaughtering pigs and built up a company empire, is the focus of a celebration and sings Udo Lindenberg’s classic “My Thing”: “I do my thing, no matter what the others talk […]

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After long back and forth in the grand coalition, the Bundestag decided on the basic pension. But what does it mean for pensioners? The most important points of the law at a glance. The Bundestag has decided on the basic pension. It is intended to “strengthen trust in the basic promise of the welfare state […]

Comment: The basic pension is disruptive

MThe basic coalition affords the grand coalition another prank of particular relevance to pension policy. In order to gauge the scale of the reform that raises more than a million small pensions above social assistance, today’s estimated costs are not a good guide. Compared to the double-digit billions of euros spent on increasing pensions for […]

German Bundestag agrees to basic pension for the poor elderly

The Bundestag, the German parliament, on Thursday approved the introduction of a basic pension for the elderly. The votes of coalition parties CDU / CSU and SPD, who devised the surcharge and later argued with each other about it, were sufficient to get the proposal through. 1.3 million Germans will qualify for the so-called Basic […]

Spahn demands a sufficient amount of remdesivir

Federal Minister of Health Jens Spahn (CDU) Image: Reuters Federal Minister of Health Jens Spahn expects Europe to be adequately supplied with the corona drug after approval of remdesivir. The American government had previously secured much of the Remdesivir production volume targeted up to September. BMinister of Health Jens Spahn (CDU) demands that the manufacturer […]

Next KSK scandal? Missing explosives – Kramp-Karrenbauer worried

Large quantities of ammunition and explosives have been lost at the KSK. Defense Minister Kramp-Karrenbauer suspects that these may have been “branched off”. Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has shown concern about the large gaps in the ammunition and explosives stocks of the Special Forces Command (KSK). It cannot be ruled out that the missing 85,000 […]

Dax & dates in the daily stock exchange report

Düsseldorf The Dax started the new stock market half year with losses, but the leading German index is expected to be more friendly again on Thursday morning. On off-exchange trading platforms, the Frankfurt stock exchange barometer is around 0.8 percent up. The corona crisis in the USA is returning with full force: In the US […]

Merkel warns of a no-deal Brexit – “we should take precautions”

Germany Government survey “We should take precautions” – Merkel warns of no-deal Brexit Stand: 01.07.2020 | Reading time: 4 minutes Merkel on Brexit negotiations: “Progress is very clear” Merkel wants to continue to “campaign for a good solution” during the German EU Council Presidency. But the progress in the negotiations has so far been “very […]