Low water worries the economy – the economy

The low water on the Rhine does not only have a direct impact on inland navigation. Industrial production may also suffer, experts warn economists – especially against the background of the existing problems. Kiel (dpa) – According to the economist prof. Stefan Kooths of the Kiel Institute for World Economy, the economic consequences of the … Read more

Traffic – Mainz – Ministries positively evaluate the ticket for 9 euro – Economy

Mainz (dpa / lrs) – The Rhineland-Palatinate Ministry of Social Affairs and the Ministry of Mobility unanimously give a positive opinion of the 9 euro ticket, which is valid until the end of August. The ticket showed the potential of public transport, said Social Minister Alexander Schweitzer (SPD) in an interview with the German news … Read more

Energy – Mainz – Entrepreneurs warn against shutting down industry – economy

Mainz (dpa / lrs) – The Rhineland-Palatinate Business Association described the current energy crisis in Germany as “very dangerous”. “We will all have to cut back and save energy,” said Johannes Heger, president of the State Association of Entrepreneurs of the German Press Agency. Of course, companies would also take part in the usual energy-saving … Read more

Energy – Munich – Söder wants a conference of the Prime Minister of the South – economy

Munich (dpa / lby) – Bavarian Prime Minister Markus Söder (CSU) wants to organize his own Conference of Prime Ministers of the South with his colleagues from Rhineland-Palatinate, Hesse and Baden-Württemberg. The goal should be to secure energy supplies in the southern federal states during the energy crisis, Söder said on Tuesday after his cabinet … Read more

Gas – Mainz – Dryers, cars and heating: How politicians save energy – Economy

Mainz (dpa / lrs) – For the prime minister of Rhineland-Palatinate Malu Dreyer, saving energy is a “civic duty” due to climate change, exacerbated by Russian aggression, and citizens can have a big impact on financial results – said an SPD politician in the German Press Agency in Mainz. “Personally, I have for a long … Read more

Air traffic – Lautzenhausen – Insolvent Hahn Airport sold: New jobs announced – economy

Hahn / Frankfurt / Main (dpa) – the insolvent Hunsrück Hahn airport has been sold. A spokesman for the trustee in bankruptcy announced that Swift Conjoy GmbH had seized him for an undisclosed sum. The Frankfurt-based company will continue its flight operations and hire all employees. According to earlier information, about 430 employees are employed. … Read more

20 years of world heritage: the Rhine Valley is booming | Trip

castles and vineyards 20 years of world heritage: the Rhine Valley is booming 22/06/2022, 15:47 | Reading time: 5 minutes The steamer Goethe passes the Loreley Rock near St. Goar. Photo: dpa St. Goarshausen Hiking and biking is popular in the river valley with an exceptional density of castles. 20 years ago, the Upper Middle … Read more

Beginning of the trial: from poacher to murderer? – Shots killed by policemen – Panorama

The 39-year-old main accused sits in the courtroom of the Kaiserslautern District Court. Photo: Uwe Anspach / dpa-Pool / dpa The crime in Kusel shocked the country: two policemen were shot during a night traffic control. Investigators only assume one perpetrator. The defendant now presents a different version. Kaiserslautern – At night, on a deserted … Read more

Landtag – Wiesbaden – government declaration: Rhine for “freedom in security” – politician

Wiesbaden (dpa / lhe) – In his first governmental statement, new Hesse prime minister Boris Rhein (CDU) focused on security policy. “Giving citizens freedom in security … is the most important task of a democratic constitutional state,” he said on Tuesday in the state parliament in Wiesbaden. Security covers all aspects of the existence of … Read more

Traffic – Mainz – Mobile phone at the wheel: Pilot project drivers – Economy

Mainz (dpa / lrs) – If a cell phone suddenly rings while driving or if there is a traffic jam, many people quickly reach for their cell phone. Also behind the wheel. No one knows exactly how often this distraction leads to serious accidents. Because in retrospect it usually cannot be proved. Now that will … Read more