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 […]

Green faction wants Ukraine’s National Day to be a one-off holiday in the federal capital — RT DE

According to the Berlin parliamentary group of Bündnis 90/Die Grünen, August 24 of this year should be a one-time public holiday in the federal state of Berlin as a sign of solidarity with the Ukraine. From one of the two coalition partners there were probably already corresponding first positive signals. According to media information, as […]

Federal government wants to limit unconstitutional Hartz sanctions – CDU finds this lacking in solidarity – RT DE

The traffic light coalition is aiming for a relaxation of the Hartz IV sanctions, which have long been classified as unconstitutional. During the first reading in the Bundestag, it became apparent that the opposition could hardly offer more varied criticism of the change. The federal government wants to temporarily suspend the sanctions for “breaches of […]

Federal government dissolves Corona crisis team — RT DE

May 11, 2022 5:39 p.m About five months after it was put together, the Corona crisis team in the Federal Chancellery to coordinate nationwide vaccinations against the virus will be dissolved. As a spokeswoman announced on Wednesday, there is now a completely different situation with the infection and the vaccinations. Source: © Jens Kalaene/dpa […]

Analysis and criticism of the content of a statement from the Charité on the “Federal Emergency Brake” — RT DE

Apr 22, 2022 7:14 p.m The decision-making and justification of the Federal Constitutional Court for a complaint model procedure against the so-called federal emergency brake of April 2021 was based largely on a statement from the Berlin Charité. The contents are now examined again, questioned and clearly criticized. The Hessian Medical Association publishes its medical […]

77 million federal vaccine doses approaching expiry date – ministry wants to ‘extend’ shelf life – RT EN

Apr 11, 2022 9:54 am A year ago, so-called vaccination pushers were still an issue. Now the federal government has stored 77 million vaccine doses whose expiry date is approaching. As the Ministry of Health announced, the stocks have to be destroyed in “not a few cases”. Shortly after taking office, Federal Minister of Health […]