Labor disputes must respect the common good

July 27, 2022 at 11:28 Strike at the German airport : Labor disputes must respect the common good Stop at airport: Verdi called for a strike on Wednesday. Photo: Christian Schwerdtfeger opinion Trade unions have power and thus responsibility – also towards society as a whole. Courts may also soon clarify whether the air traffic … Read more

Social coalition – traffic lights are arguing over the debt brake – the economy

Berlin (dpa) – After Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) announced further reductions for energy consumers, the coalition argues over how to deal with the debt brake. Labor Minister Hubertus Heil makes the planned return to the debt brake from 2023 dependent on the economic situation. “If we fall into a mass recession, the coalition needs to … Read more

Social Affairs – Scholz promises civic benefits from 2023 – FDP has proposals for change – economy

Berlin (dpa) – Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) has promised that Hartz IV will be replaced with the income of a new citizen in the coming year. On Friday in Berlin, he said that the basic income reform should “decide” to enter into force on January 1. However, implementation remains controversial in the traffic light government. … Read more

Social – FDP insists on sanctions for citizens’ money – the economy

Berlin (dpa) – The FDP has considerable reservations about the plans of the Minister of Social Affairs Hubertus Heil (SPD) regarding the income of citizens. Liberals insist on maintaining sanctions for the successor to the Basic Security Model, oppose new methods of calculation, and insist on better additional earning opportunities for benefit recipients. The introduction … Read more

Social – citizens’ income plans are shaped – open height – economy

Berlin (dpa) – The government’s traffic light plans to replace Hartz IV, the so-called civic money in the coming year are becoming more and more specific. Federal Social Minister Hubertus Heil (SPD) has provided details. The bill from his house is therefore ready and is currently being voted on in the government. Heil’s plans assume … Read more

Energy – Is a gas crisis coming? Debate on winter precautions – economy

Berlin (dpa) – Due to the gas crisis, FDP and the EU continue to insist on considering extending the life of the remaining German nuclear power plants. At the same time, the debate on how to alleviate social difficulties is gathering pace – also with a view to possible worsening of the situation in winter. … Read more

What grandparents mean for caring for grandchildren

In emergencies, at certain times or to fill a gap: In many families, grandparents have long looked after their grandchildren. New research now asks: Has professional childcare replaced grandma and grandpa? Berlin / Wiesbaden (dpa) – Playing with grandchildren, doing homework or eating ice cream – time spent with grandma and grandpa is an integral … Read more

Driving force for the city of the future: awards in the new KfW Award Life for …

06/28/2022 – 09:57 KfW Frankfurt am Main (ots) 10 winners in the “Digital Education” categories. “Energy revitalization of cities” and “social and affordable housing” awards The award was held on June 27, 2022 in Berlin The prizes amount to a total of EUR 50,000 Climate change, digitization and demographic changes pose huge challenges for our … Read more

It’s great together: “We create something”, Metropolitan Region Rhein-Neckar GmbH, press release

The Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region volunteering day on September 17, 2022, in its eighth edition Promoting a sense of community is more important than ever Register projects now! On the biggest volunteer day in Germany, it’s time to roll up your sleeves again. On September 17, 2022, for the eighth time, there will be a … Read more