Corona loosening: Two regions should already be in the lockdown again

Kdancer Merkel speaks of “emergency brake”: In order to keep track of infection chains and contact persons in the event of local outbreaks, counties or independent cities with more than 50 new infections per 100,000 inhabitants must implement a consistent restriction concept within the last seven days. This currently applies to two counties. It is […]

TV criticism “Maischberger”: Between freedom and lockdown

WWas the economic downturn underestimated? Five and a half weeks after the implementation of rigid measures to contain the corona pandemic, the mood in Germany threatens to change. The support for what is medically necessary seems to be crumbling for fear of economic existence. In March, warnings about health system overload continued to be of […]

Digital associations are pushing for the rapid development of the Corona app

Düsseldorf, Berlin The struggle for a Corona warning app goes into the next round. Chancellor-in-Office Helge Braun and Federal Minister of Health Jens Spahn (both CDU) announced at the weekend that they would turn to a decentralized approach to storing user data. However, it is still unclear to which software framework the application for tracking […]

Government Expects “New Normality for a Long Time”

DThe Federal Government is convinced that citizens will have to adjust to a change in everyday life for a long time because of the corona pandemic. “What we need now is a new normal for a long time,” said Finance Minister Olaf Scholz (SPD) in the ARD. As long as there are no therapies or […]

“Further aid measures for the economy are not excluded”

KHead of Department Helge Braun (CDU) does not rule out an increase in government aid to cope with the Corona crisis. “We take a close look at our aid programs,” said Braun of the “Rheinische Post” and Bonn’s “General-Anzeiger”. Many industries and businesses were hit hard by the Corona crisis. For the Bundestag session week […]

Government starts preparations for campaign

With the smartphone app that is being developed in this context, “we want to track Corona contacts,” said Chancellor Helge Braun (CDU) of the “Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung”. Specifically, voluntary app users are to be alerted subsequently if they have stayed in the vicinity of a positive corona infected person. However, this requires that the infected […]

Corona Virus Figures: An Overview of the Pandemic

AOn December 1, 2019, the first patient with a mysterious lung disease was registered in Wuhan, China. Six weeks later there is the first case abroad: A visitor from Wuhan is tested positive for the virus there. The corona virus has long since developed into a pandemic. Heads of state and government worldwide have taken […]

Corona: Breweries should be saved by deferring the beer tax

Australia asks visa holders to leave without savings Australia wants to send foreigners home with temporary visas due to the economic consequences of the Corona crisis and the expected unemployment. Only those of the over two million foreigners who could finance their own living in the next six months are likely to remain, the managing […]

Government launches preparations for Corona app campaign

With the smartphone app, which is being developed in this context, “we want to track corona contacts,” said Chancellor Helge Braun (CDU) of the “Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung”. Specifically, voluntary app users are to be alerted subsequently if they have stayed in the vicinity of a positive corona infected person. However, this requires that the infected […]

The worst still lies ahead

No all-clear in the fight against the corona virus: Chancellor Minister Helge Braun warns that Germany is facing the most difficult part of the crisis. Chancellor Minister Helge Braun (CDU) has emphasized with regard to the corona pandemic that the climax of the crisis in Germany is still to come. It is now the task […]