"You are always smarter afterwards": Döpfner comments on Reichelt’s expulsion

Why didn’t Julian Reichelt have to vacate the “Bild” head post earlier? A criticism that Springer boss Mathias Döpfner is now exposed to. In a seven-minute video, he defends the group’s approach. A defamation campaign against Reichelt is said to have played a role. After the expulsion of the former “Bild” editor-in-chief Julian Reichelt, the […]

Biggest deal in company history: Springer completes acquisition of Politico

The Axel Springer group has come under massive criticism for ex-“Bild” boss Reichelt. The headlines made it to the United States. Nevertheless, the publisher has now succeeded in completing the largest takeover in the company’s history: The US media group Politico is now flying under the Springer flag. The media group Axel Springer has completed […]

Illegal migration through Belarus: Seehofer proposes border patrols to Poland

The many illegal entries on the migration route via Belarus are fueling a debate about controls at the border with Poland. The Federal Minister of the Interior tries another proposal. The federal states are preparing for increasing numbers of refugees. Federal Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wants to curb the many unauthorized entries into Germany via […]

Fears supply collapse: Germany is running out of truck drivers

A bad reputation and below-average wages: the job of a truck driver is anything but attractive in Germany. The head association of motorists warns that this could soon have serious consequences. The view of Great Britain is that of the future. The Federal Association of Freight Transport, Logistics and Disposal (BGL) warns of a steadily […]

Escape to Germany: Police call for border controls to Poland

In view of the influx of refugees from Belarus, a police union leader warns of a “collapse” on the German-Polish border and calls for controls. Interior Minister Seehofer is now reacting. In the cabinet, he wants to talk about measures to defuse the situation. The Belarusian ruler Alexander Lukashenko allows thousands of migrants to cross […]