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Wage increase: who will benefit from the increase in the minimum wage?
Wage increase: who will benefit from the increase in the minimum wage?

Millions of employees in Germany can look forward to a wage increase.

Protection regulation: At work, in traffic: These rules apply in the Corona autumn
Protection regulation: At work, in traffic: These rules apply in the Corona autumn

It was a long Corona summer with only a few requirements in everyday life.

Stock exchange in Frankfurt: Dax slightly up again
Stock exchange in Frankfurt: Dax slightly up again
Stock exchange in Frankfurt: Dax starts with plus - new stabilization attempt
Stock exchange in Frankfurt: Dax starts with plus - new stabilization attempt
Energy: Gas storage well filled - storage association skeptical
Energy: Gas storage well filled - storage association skeptical
Bundestag: VAT on gas and district heating will drop from October
Bundestag: VAT on gas and district heating will drop from October

To cushion the high energy prices, from October there will be less VAT on natural gas deliveries and district heating.

"Team Wallraff": "King is whoever works on themselves" – this is how Burger King reacted to the scandal research
"Team Wallraff": "King is whoever works on themselves" – this is how Burger King reacted to the scandal research

Rancid meat, old sauces, chicken instead of a vegan alternative, mice with nicknames: the sheer number of misconduct that "Team Wallraff" uncovered during repeated investigative research in Burger King branches was overwhelming.

Energy: EU decides to skim profits from energy companies
Energy: EU decides to skim profits from energy companies
Record value: inflation in the euro zone rises to 10 percent
Record value: inflation in the euro zone rises to 10 percent
Gigafactory in Grünheide: Tesla factory works without a functioning fire alarm system
Gigafactory in Grünheide: Tesla factory works without a functioning fire alarm system
Federal Employment Agency: Fall revival: number of unemployed falls
Federal Employment Agency: Fall revival: number of unemployed falls

The number of unemployed in Germany fell by 62,000 to 2.

Undercover research: Burger King closes five branches after Wallraff research
Undercover research: Burger King closes five branches after Wallraff research

According to research by the broadcaster RTL, the fast food chain Burger King has temporarily closed five branches.

Stock exchange in Frankfurt: Dax starts with plus - new stabilization attempt
Stock exchange in Frankfurt: Dax starts with plus - new stabilization attempt
Dispute: Process for the VW takeover battle before a decision
Dispute: Process for the VW takeover battle before a decision
Economy: China's economy is coming under pressure due to corona measures
Economy: China's economy is coming under pressure due to corona measures

China's economy is suffering from lockdowns and other restrictions in the fight against the pandemic.

Sporting goods manufacturer: Nike goes into the Christmas business with high inventories
Sporting goods manufacturer: Nike goes into the Christmas business with high inventories
Facebook Group: Zuckerberg prepares Meta employees for austerity measures
Facebook Group: Zuckerberg prepares Meta employees for austerity measures
€12 minimum wage: who will benefit from the increase in the minimum wage?
€12 minimum wage: who will benefit from the increase in the minimum wage?

Millions of employees in Germany can look forward to a wage increase.

Healthcare group: New top management at Fresenius and dialysis subsidiary FMC
Healthcare group: New top management at Fresenius and dialysis subsidiary FMC

At the troubled health care group Fresenius and its dialysis subsidiary Fresenius Medical Care, there will be a change in leadership on Saturday.

Cutbacks: Zuckerberg prepares meta employees for austerity measures
Cutbacks: Zuckerberg prepares meta employees for austerity measures
Short-time work: Bundestag extends simplified access to short-time work
Short-time work: Bundestag extends simplified access to short-time work
Shortage of skilled workers: Start-ups are demanding improved employee participation
Shortage of skilled workers: Start-ups are demanding improved employee participation
Federal Court of Justice: Data protection: Right of action for consumer advocates possible
Federal Court of Justice: Data protection: Right of action for consumer advocates possible

Consumer protection organizations should soon get the green light from the Federal Court of Justice (BGH) to go to court because of possible data protection violations by companies - even if there are no specific victims.

Driving report: Mercedes EQS SUV: Silently to great happiness
Driving report: Mercedes EQS SUV: Silently to great happiness

Because while the combustion models from Mercedes come with a befitting nomenclature, the situation is different with the large electric SUV.

Stock exchange in Frankfurt: Dax loses and tests the 12,000 point mark again
Stock exchange in Frankfurt: Dax loses and tests the 12,000 point mark again
"Team Wallraff" research: rascals at Burger King - systematic exploitation of employees?
"Team Wallraff" research: rascals at Burger King - systematic exploitation of employees?
Enormous risks: EU Commission: Warning of EU-wide gas price cap
Enormous risks: EU Commission: Warning of EU-wide gas price cap

Under pressure from many EU countries, the European Commission has made new proposals for a possible gas price cap - but also warned of the risks of a uniform European price.

Housing market: Study: Rent affordability is declining
Housing market: Study: Rent affordability is declining

According to a study, when tenants move in Germany, they can often only afford smaller apartments.

Energy: Institutes advocate longer operation of nuclear power plants
Energy: Institutes advocate longer operation of nuclear power plants
Energy crisis: coalition overturns controversial gas surcharge - price brake is coming
Energy crisis: coalition overturns controversial gas surcharge - price brake is coming
Survey of companies: Relief for employees: Special payments are likely to be smaller this year than expected
Survey of companies: Relief for employees: Special payments are likely to be smaller this year than expected
High rate of inflation: Inflation jumps to ten percent in September – the highest level in 70 years
High rate of inflation: Inflation jumps to ten percent in September – the highest level in 70 years

Inflation in Germany has jumped to its highest level in about 70 years.

Technology: Battery recycling is becoming more and more important: rechargeable batteries in retirement age
Technology: Battery recycling is becoming more and more important: rechargeable batteries in retirement age

One thing is certain: the life of a car battery does not end after eight or ten years.

Wealth: Wealth Report: The average Chinese is now richer than their European counterpart
Wealth: Wealth Report: The average Chinese is now richer than their European counterpart
Expert report: Germany is heading into recession – economists expect long-term losses in prosperity
Expert report: Germany is heading into recession – economists expect long-term losses in prosperity
Economic development: Germany before a recession: end of a successful model?
Economic development: Germany before a recession: end of a successful model?
Study: Times of crisis are changing the requirements for future employees - which soft skills are becoming more important
Study: Times of crisis are changing the requirements for future employees - which soft skills are becoming more important

An evaluation of 48 million online job advertisements shows: In the crisis years, social skills are much more in demand in the world of work - employees should now also bring prudence and empathy.

German unity: salaries in eastern Germany still lower than in the west
German unity: salaries in eastern Germany still lower than in the west

More than three decades after reunification, people in East Germany still earn significantly less than in the West.

Gas consumption: Saving gas: Federal Network Agency calls for greater efforts
Gas consumption: Saving gas: Federal Network Agency calls for greater efforts
Virgin Atlantic: Airline eliminates gender-specific uniforms for flight attendants - men can now wear skirts too
Virgin Atlantic: Airline eliminates gender-specific uniforms for flight attendants - men can now wear skirts too
Start of trading: Porsche makes its debut on the stock exchange: First price at 84.00 euros
Start of trading: Porsche makes its debut on the stock exchange: First price at 84.00 euros
Stock exchange in Frankfurt: Dax struggles again for 12,000 points
Stock exchange in Frankfurt: Dax struggles again for 12,000 points

The attempt to stabilize the Dax faltered again on Thursday.

Stock exchanges: Porsche makes its debut on the stock exchange: first price at 84.00 euros
Stock exchanges: Porsche makes its debut on the stock exchange: first price at 84.00 euros

The car manufacturer Porsche has made a decent start on the stock market in the midst of a difficult market environment.

Income: A quarter of pensioners have less than 1000 euros net
Income: A quarter of pensioners have less than 1000 euros net