Italy’s sporting salvation, the Giro

Ángel Gómez Fuentes Rome Updated:04/14/2020 03: 54h save The calendar of many sports has been revolutionized by the coronavirus. Some major events are postponed, but their celebration is not renounced this year. This is the case of the Giro Italia. It is hoped to contest it in October. Along with the Tour de France and […]

Supply chain law causes displeasure at Merkel and Altmaier

Berlin An unusual questionnaire will be fluttering into the big companies this week. On behalf of the Federal Foreign Office, Ernst & Young (EY) auditors want to determine whether companies are doing enough to ensure that human rights are respected in their international business. For example, with regard to how they want to prevent suppliers […]

Federal government plans to spend 3.3 billion euros on job security by 2023

Hubertus Heil The Federal Labor Minister does not want to leave structural change workers alone. (Photo: AP) Berlin The measures planned by the federal government to safeguard jobs in the face of structural change will cost taxpayers and contributors around 3.3 billion euros by 2023. So it stands in the draft bill of the Federal […]

New basic dispute over the basic pension

Berlin The relief was palpable when the leaders of the grand coalition announced an agreement on the basic pension in November after hours of negotiations in the chancellery. “We have tied a big knot,” said CDU chairwoman Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer. The then provisional SPD leader Malu Dreyer spoke of a “socio-political milestone”. And for CSU boss […]