Cansel Kiziltepe: SPD MP accompanies Ryanair stewardess to scare-date

The Kreuzberg member of parliament Cansel Kiziltepe (SPD) wants to support a flight attendant of Ryanair on Tuesday at a very unpleasant appointment. Kiziltepe, since 2013 for the SPD in the Bundestag and deputy fiscal spokeswoman for her group , plans to visit the headquarters of the low-cost airline in the Irish capital Dublin on…


The new Karstadt owner: René Benko, the golden boy from Tyrol

René Benko has a flair for the business. He has become rich with real estate. The Tyrolean does not even have a high school diploma. At the age of 17, the son of a community official and an educator dropped out of school to build dusty attics into luxury apartments. In 1999, at the beginning…


The flight attendant companion

It was a special business trip for the Kreuzberg member of parliament Cansel Kiziltepe of the SPD. On Tuesday she accompanied three Berlin employees of the Irish low-cost airline Ryanair, which had been cited in the headquarters to Dublin. The reason for this “invitation” was not very clear. All three, two men and one lady,…


High rents – Expensive real estate: housing prices become a risk of poverty

More and more Germans are overindebted. Especially the elderly are affected In Germany, people are gorgeous, one should think. Unemployment is low and the economy is good. Nevertheless, more and more people are unable to pay their bills on a long-term basis and are over-indebted. This year, the number of over-indebted consumers in the Federal…


Key interest rate remains at zero: ECB chief Draghi sees no problem in Italy’s debt

The key interest rate in the eurozone remains at the record low of zero percent, at least until the summer of next year. This was confirmed by ECB President Mario Draghi on Thursday after the meeting of the Council of the Central Bank. However, the ECB is sticking to its plan to end purchases of…


New procedure: Middelhoff should have deceived creditors by millions

Against the former Arcandor boss Thomas Middelhoff runs according to media reports a new procedure. He should have made fortunes before his personal bankruptcy. The prosecution Bielefeld has initiated after investigations by WDR and ” Süddeutsche Zeitung ” a new procedure against the former top manager Thomas Middelhoff and his lawyer Hartmut Fromm. Middelhoff is…


Strategy of the Federal Government: Germany wants to be a leader in artificial intelligence

When the Cabinet meets on Wednesday and Thursday for the closed-door meeting in Potsdam, nothing less than Germany’s future viability is on the agenda. The Artificial Intelligence strategy is to be decided. The paper in the Tagesspiegel, with its 80 pages, is almost a small coalition agreement. Although some concrete measures can be found in…


Competition expert Heike Schweitzer: “Concern for the innovative ability of the German economy is justified”

Mrs. Schweitzer, you are an expert in competition law, advise EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager and the German government, which wants to set limits on tech giants like Google , Amazon , Facebook and Apple . Do you actually use these so-called GAFA platforms yourself?  am quite convinced of the many advantages of the GAFA economy,…


Demonstration march in Ukraine

In Kiev the so-called “March of the Gleicheit” took place on 17.6.2018. Between 3,000 and 5,000 people took part in the march to demonstrate for the rights of homosexuals. The participants included American and Canadian ambassadors as well as German Minister of State Michael Roth. This is reported by the Tagesschau. Approximately 150 right-wing counter-demonstrators…


Double agents of the stock market

Double agents of the stock market Having a large investor in the shareholding is not always synonymous with tranquility and confidence for a listed company. On the contrary, it can be a source of instability. Many are ‘double agents’ who earn money whether the stock goes up or when it goes down . Ask the…