When interest eats up pension

High land prices and little free space in Hesse – this also drives up the lease fees. (Archive picture) Picture: dpa Those who cannot afford a property were previously well served with the leasehold model. With land prices, however, lease fees have risen rapidly. This is not in the inventor’s interest. But politics is at […]

Corona: Ministry of Economy coordinates pandemic production

Brussels, Berlin, Dusseldorf The question has arisen again and again in recent weeks – and again and again Minister for Economic Affairs Peter Altmaier avoided it. Pressed by MPs from the Economic Committee, Altmaier referred to the responsibility of the Federal Ministry of Health. The CDU politician, of all people, who has staged himself as […]

Corona: Ministry of Economy coordinates pandemic production

Brussels, Berlin, Dusseldorf The question has arisen again and again in recent weeks – and again and again Minister for Economic Affairs Peter Altmaier avoided it. Pressed by MPs from the Economic Committee, Altmaier referred to the responsibility of the Federal Ministry of Health. The CDU politician, of all people, who has staged himself as […]

Zoom in distress: politicians warn of video service

San Francisco, Düsseldorf, Berlin For Dennis Johnson, it should be the greatest success of his career so far. At the end of March, the doctoral student at California State University in Long Beach had to defend his dissertation, which was due to the corona risk via the video conferencing service Zoom. In the middle of […]

Coalition gains favor with voters in corona crisis – AfD crashes

Union poll values ​​from the CDU and CSU continue to rise during the Corona crisis. This shows a new survey. The AfD, however, continues to fall. The Federal Government’s handling of the Corona crisis is causing the Union’s survey figures to increase further. In a survey by the polling company Insa for the “Bild” newspaper […]

Union increases to 38 percent – black and green would have a majority

Markus Söder and Angela Merkel The CSU boss and the CDU boss can look forward to increasing poll values ​​of their parties. (Photo: dpa) Berlin The CDU and CSU have continued to gain approval, according to a survey by the polling institute Insa. The Union therefore increased by 3 percentage points to 38 percent compared […]

Criticism of Moritz von Uslar’s “Deutschboden Again”

I.In the second third of his report “Again Deutschboden”, in which Moritz von Uslar tells of his return to the Brandenburg province, a citizen consultation is scheduled with Katarina Barley, the SPD’s leading candidate in the 2019 European election campaign. The author invited the politician to answer questions from the citizens of the small town […]

How to make politics with masks

Kis Washington just opening up respirators that other countries ordered during the Corona crisis? Does the United States even redirect deliveries? Or do they even confiscate respirators on foreign territory? In the dispute over these questions, which had caused a stir in Berlin over the weekend, but also previously in Canada and France, both sides […]

Dividend despite state aid – car companies are criticized

BMW headquarters Despite short-time working and an extended production stop, the Munich-based automaker wants to stick to its planned dividend payment. (Photo: Reuters) Munich On BMW is reliable. While other Dax companies had to postpone their shareholders’ meetings as a result of the corona pandemic, BMW is holding its 100th general meeting on May 14, […]