Omikron on the advance: Von der Leyen examines mandatory vaccination in the EU

A third of EU citizens have not yet been vaccinated against the corona virus: EU Commission President von der Leyen is therefore in favor of checking a general corona vaccination requirement in the European Union. The spread of the new Omikron variant is another reason for this. EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has […]

Billions for Global Gateway: EU wants to push back China’s influence

China’s influence in the world has been growing massively for years, for example through international projects such as the Silk Road Initiative. The EU no longer wants to stand idly by. With the Global Gateway initiative, the EU Commission is planning huge investments in the infrastructure of emerging and developing countries. In order to expand […]

Billions for Global Gateway: EU wants to push back China’s influence

China’s influence in the world has been growing massively for years, for example through international projects such as the Silk Road Initiative. The EU no longer wants to stand idly by. With the Global Gateway initiative, the EU Commission is planning huge investments in the infrastructure of emerging and developing countries. In order to expand […]

Denouncing domestic violence: artist shows von der Leyen as a victim

An artist shows mutilated pictures of prominent women to denounce domestic violence. Palombo avails itself for this without further approval from the British royal family. He also does not stop at pictures of EU Commission chief von der Leyen and ECB president. Duchess Kate a victim of domestic violence with a badly battered face? A […]

EU should regulate work better: union fights for platform jobbers

Their services are widely used, and their working conditions are often precarious. Workers for online platforms, from food delivery companies to driving services, are now receiving support from trade unions and EU ministers. An open letter is intended to promote binding law. The European Trade Union Confederation and several EU ministers have increased the pressure […]

Emotional farewell: that’s what Merkel wants for the Zapfenstreich

Due to the corona, it will be significantly smaller than planned, but that does not detract from the event: next Thursday there will be the big tattoo for Chancellor Merkel. Her selection of songs is already known – it gets surprisingly emotional. The Angela Merkel era ends after 16 years. The Executive Chancellor apparently wants […]

Concern about Corona variant: Germany is restricting air traffic with South Africa

Great Britain and Israel are making the start, now the German government is following suit: In this country too, travel to southern Africa is being restricted due to the new Corona variant. Meanwhile, Israel reports the first confirmed case. Because of the newly emerged variant of the corona virus, the federal government is drastically restricting […]

Commission wants uniformity: digital vaccination certificate should be valid for nine months in the EU

The EU Commission wants to introduce uniform rules for the validity of the digital vaccination certificate. She suggests a period of nine months for this. Without a booster vaccination, it is then no longer valid. The vaccine doses ordered by the EU would make that possible. The EU Commission has proposed a booster vaccination against […]

Commission wants uniformity: digital vaccination certificate should be valid for nine months in the EU

The EU Commission wants to introduce uniform rules for the validity of the digital vaccination certificate. She suggests a period of nine months for this. Without a booster vaccination, it is then no longer valid. The vaccine doses ordered by the EU would make that possible. The EU Commission has proposed a booster vaccination against […]