Is the contribution shock coming? Statutory health insurance companies are missing up to 25 billion euros — RT DE

For months, Federal Health Minister Karl Lauterbach has been announcing an urgently needed draft law to stabilize health and long-term care insurance funding, which has not yet taken place. Due to deficits in the billions, citizens are threatened with significant increases in contributions. The DAK board speaks of an impending “contribution tsunami”. Federal Health Minister […]

“40 billion for Ukraine – not $1 for Africa” ​​- Lula criticizes Biden – RT DE

Brazilian presidential candidate Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, who ruled the country from 2003 to 2010, is harsh on Washington’s military aid to Ukraine. According to Lula, western politics “don’t punish Putin,” it “punishes humanity.” Brazilian presidential candidate Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva slammed US President Joe Biden in two campaign speeches this week, referring […]

8.1 billion euros from Egypt – Largest order in company history for Siemens — RT DE

30 May 2022 15:23 Egypt wants to modernize its transport system and build a network for high-speed trains. This includes a 2,000-kilometer high-speed network. Among other things, Siemens is supplying 135 trains. The order value for Siemens is 8.1 billion euros. Source: AFP © Christof Stache The industrial group Siemens has received another billion-euro order […]

Corona test strategy has so far burdened the federal government and taxpayers with more than 13 billion euros – RT DE

Federal spending on PoC and other antigen tests in the years 2020 to 2022 has so far amounted to around 13.4 billion euros. From October 2020 to February 2022, around 572 million PoC antigen tests for “people without symptoms” were billed via the associations of statutory health insurance physicians. Latest Data as of May 2022 […]