Skepticism in the Ethics Council regarding the Bundesliga special route

Doesn’t roll again yet: Football in the Bundesliga. Picture: dpa Professional football is “very fondled,” says a member of the German Ethics Council, which advises the government and parliament. Bundesliga games are of no particular economic importance, nor are they relevant to the general population. I.The German Ethics Council is skeptical about the rapid resumption […]

“The great inventory of flagrant untruths about chloroquine”

End of February 2020. The first Frenchman who had not recently traveled abroad died in the Oise. For doctors worried about what’s going on in China, this is the red alert. Despite posters posted by Agnès Buzyn at airports, the coronavirus has entered French territory. No one knew at the time how it would be […]

Between people and lobbying, Terzian and embarrassment

Cinema tycoon, business shark, seasoned lobbyist with little regard for conflicts of interest … The sling directed against Alain Terzian, and the echoes collected from the professionals who frequent him, paint an overwhelming portrait of the president of the caesars. Refuting this image today, he has never done anything to contradict it. For twenty years, […]

Appointment of the new Sparkasse chief lobbyist meets with criticism

Sparkassen-Logo The new EU representative for the German Savings Banks and Giro Association is viewed critically. (Photo: AP) Frankfurt Criticism of the change in the former MP Peter Simon (SPD) to the German Savings Banks and Giro Association (DSGV) is growing in the European Parliament. He took over the function of the EU representative with […]

Savings banks bring finance politicians for lobbying with the EU

Peter Simon For the European elections in May 2019, the SPD puts the lawyers on a hopeless list position 28. (Photo: Martin Rulsch, Wikimedia Commons, CC-by-sa 4.0) Frankfurt The German Savings Banks and Giro Association (DSGV) brought the former financial politician Peter Simon on board as the representative of the association to the European Union. […]