Short-time work

Qiagen can double profit thanks to corona tests

Qiagen The biotech company can benefit from the pandemic thanks to its corona tests. (Photo: dpa) Venlo Qiagen significantly increased sales and profits in the … Read more

The economy is calling for short-time working to be extended

“An extension of the short-time work allowance is not a panacea and should not become the norm,” said the chief executive of the mechanical engineering … Read more

The economy is calling for short-time working to be extended

“An extension of the short-time work allowance is not a panacea and should not become the norm,” said the chief executive of the mechanical engineering … Read more

SPD wants to suspend the obligation to file for bankruptcies by March

Bankruptcies in Germany The Torgelow iron foundry in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania filed for insolvency in mid-July. (Photo: dpa) Berlin Federal Minister of Justice Christine Lambrecht (SPD) … Read more

The return of bad loans

London Antonio Horta-Osorio missed the timely jump. In recent years, he has been celebrated for the successful turnaround of the Lloyds Banking Group. Profits bubbled, … Read more

Working hours: The dream of a four-day week

Stefan Krüger sees himself in a happy position. For over a year now, the project manager of the Cologne-based media service provider Media Broadcast has … Read more

Ifo boss Fuest warns of stagflation

Clemens Fuest The Ifo President fundamentally doubts the effectiveness of government measures. (Photo: dpa) Berlin The head of the Munich Ifo Institute for Economic Research, … Read more

Frankfurt airport boss wants extended short-time work until 2022

Fraport boss Stefan Schulte The airport operator had meanwhile sent around 18,000 of the 22,000 short-time employees. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt Due to the continuing corona … Read more