Lauterbach wants to increase health insurance contributions by 0.3 percent in 2023 — RT DE

Only last year was the additional contribution to health insurance for people with statutory health insurance increased. Health Minister Karl Lauterbach is now calling for an increase of 0.3 percent for next year – to 1.6 percent. Predecessor Jens Spahn is also to blame for this. Employees and employers will also be more burdened by […]

Over 5,000 insolvencies since the beginning of the year – German company bankruptcies increase significantly in May — RT DE

14 June 2022 06:15 am In May, the number of corporate insolvencies filed in Germany rose by 8.4 percent compared to the previous month. Between January and March, around 3,500 companies had to file for bankruptcy – by the end of May this number was estimated to have risen to over 5,000 bankruptcy applications. Source: […]

Sharp increase in suspected extremism — RT DE

In the last year, the Bundeswehr has recorded a significant increase in suspected cases of extremism. According to the Ministry of Defense, there were almost a third more suspected cases at the end of 2021 than in the previous year. Much of this concerned right-wing extremism. The Bundeswehr consists of “more than weapons and equipment, […]

“Powers like you, Ms. Strack-Zimmermann, increase the risk” — RT DE

The debate about heavy weapons for Ukraine is massively polarizing in Germany. In an interview between Alice Schwarzer and the FDP politician and arms lobbyist Marie-Agnes Strack-Zimmermann, things got hot on Friday. in one interview The pacifist and feminist Alice Schwarzer and the FDP politician met with Der Spiegel on Friday arms lobbyist Marie-Agnes Strack-Zimmermann, […]