Oil alliance OPEC+ increases volumes moderately, Russian oil production remains at high level — RT DE

OPEC Plus remains true to its line and only wants to increase oil production moderately in August. Gasoline prices have recently reached record highs around the world. It went for $5 a gallon for the first time before prices fell back somewhat in recent days as fears of a recession mount. The oil alliance OPEC+ […]

Reforms instead of infinite increases in contribution rates — RT DE

The general contribution rates are already 14.6 percent of income, excluding the additional contributions that are still collected individually by the health insurers. At the beginning of the year, there were warnings of a “contribution tsunami” due to a renewed increase in additional contributions, since millions of insured persons would have to reckon with additional […]

Russia increases gas supplies to China — RT EN

June 6, 2022 1:14 p.m According to its own statements, the Russian energy company Gazprom has increased its gas exports to China. The increase falls under the bilateral long-term contract with China National Petroleum Corporation and will be handled through the Power of Siberia pipeline, it said. © Getty Images / onurdongel Gazprom announced last […]

Without gas from Russia, supply bottlenecks and further increases in food prices threaten — RT DE

Federal Minister of Agriculture Özdemir expects that without gas from Russia there could be food supply bottlenecks. As in other areas, many companies in the agricultural and food industry are absolutely dependent on the supply of gas. Federal Minister of Agriculture Cem Özdemir apparently expects further delivery bottlenecks and price increases for some foods if […]

“Cost increases are beyond all dimensions” – beer price is expected to rise by up to 30 percent — RT DE

4 May 2022 20:34 In addition to petrol, heating costs and groceries, the Germans’ favorite drink is now almost a third more expensive. Experts expect beer prices to be up to 30 percent higher by the end of the year. Source: www.globallookpress.com © IMAGO/Frank Hoermann / SVEN SIMO Will beer be the new gold? The […]

Infrastructure measures at risk – construction and civil engineering suffer from price increases — RT DE

20 Apr 2022 7:20 am As a result of the war in Ukraine, there is an increasing shortage of raw materials in Germany. The result is price increases and economic slumps. Now the construction industry also fears that it will no longer be able to handle orders in the future. The construction industry in Germany […]