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Large-scale federal assistance to protect businesses and jobs

By   /  March 26, 2020  /  Deutschland, English, German Ministry of Finance  /  Comments Off on Large-scale federal assistance to protect businesses and jobs

Source: German Ministry of Finance – in English 23 March 2020 Financial markets German government activates the Economic Stabilisation Fund The German government today launched an economic stabilisation fund which will implement the measures needed to stabilise the German economy and safeguard jobs. To this end, on 23 March 2020, the federal cabinet adopted a […]

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Federal government takes large-scale measures to tackle crisis fallout

By   /  March 26, 2020  /  Deutschland, English, German Ministry of Finance  /  Comments Off on Federal government takes large-scale measures to tackle crisis fallout

Source: German Ministry of Finance – in English 23 March 2020 Financial markets German government adopts supplementary budget for 2020 The federal cabinet today adopted a draft supplementary budget for 2020 together with the legislation necessary to enact a supplementary budget (Nachtragshaushaltsgesetz 2020). With these new budgetary provisions, the government is launching a comprehensive package […]

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Additional KfW Special Programme 2020 for the economy to be launched today

By   /  March 26, 2020  /  Deutschland, English, German Ministry of Finance  /  Comments Off on Additional KfW Special Programme 2020 for the economy to be launched today

Source: German Ministry of Finance – in EnglishThe new KfW Special Programme 2020 will be launched today. The programme is available to small and medium-sized enterprises as well as large enterprises, with no cap being put on the funds to be provided for it. The conditions for taking out loans have been improved even further. […]

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German government announces €50 billion in emergency aid for small businesses

By   /  March 25, 2020  /  Deutschland, English, German Ministry of Finance  /  Comments Off on German government announces €50 billion in emergency aid for small businesses

Source: German Ministry of Finance – in EnglishFinance Minister Olaf Scholz and Economic Affairs Minister Peter Altmaier today unveiled a comprehensive package of additional measures, including up to €50 billion for small businesses, self-employed individuals, and members of the liberal professions. We are ready to do everything it takes to help the economy. This includes lending […]

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Joint press release: German cabinet adopts legislation on phasing out coal

By   /  January 30, 2020  /  Deutschland, English, German Ministry of Finance  /  Comments Off on Joint press release: German cabinet adopts legislation on phasing out coal

Source: German Ministry of Finance – in English 29 January 2020 The German cabinet today adopted the Act on the Reduction and Termination of Coal-Fired Electricity Generation and Amending Further Acts (Gesetz zur Reduzierung und zur Beendigung der Kohleverstromung und zur Änderung weiterer Gesetze). Source:  dpa picture alliance The bill includes provisions on reducing and […]

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Results of the 156th meeting of the Working Party on Tax Revenue Estimates

By   /  November 6, 2019  /  Deutschland, English, German Ministry of Finance  /  Comments Off on Results of the 156th meeting of the Working Party on Tax Revenue Estimates

Source: German Ministry of Finance – in EnglishThe Federation, Länder and local authorities can continue to expect higher tax revenues in the coming years. According to current tax estimates, tax revenues will rise from €796.4bn in 2019 to around €935.0bn in 2024. The trend will be somewhat better for the Länder and local authorities than […]

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Sustainable Finance Committee meeting on June 6 2019

By   /  July 3, 2019  /  Deutschland, English, German Ministry of Finance  /  Comments Off on Sustainable Finance Committee meeting on June 6 2019

Source: German Ministry of Finance – in EnglishPreparations for Brexit The European Council unanimously and in agreement with the UK Government extended the deadline for withdrawal under Article 50 until 31 October 2019. While the German government is still assuming that Britain’s withdrawal from the EU will be orderly, it is also preparing for a […]

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Sustainable Finance Committee of the German government – Work programme [File does not meet accessibility standards.]

By   /  July 3, 2019  /  Deutschland, English, German Ministry of Finance  /  Comments Off on Sustainable Finance Committee of the German government – Work programme [File does not meet accessibility standards.]

Source: German Ministry of Finance – in EnglishPreparations for Brexit The European Council unanimously and in agreement with the UK Government extended the deadline for withdrawal under Article 50 until 31 October 2019. While the German government is still assuming that Britain’s withdrawal from the EU will be orderly, it is also preparing for a […]

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Sustainable Finance Committee of the German government – List of members [File does not meet accessibility standards.]

By   /  July 3, 2019  /  Deutschland, English, German Ministry of Finance  /  Comments Off on Sustainable Finance Committee of the German government – List of members [File does not meet accessibility standards.]

Source: German Ministry of Finance – in EnglishPreparations for Brexit The European Council unanimously and in agreement with the UK Government extended the deadline for withdrawal under Article 50 until 31 October 2019. While the German government is still assuming that Britain’s withdrawal from the EU will be orderly, it is also preparing for a […]

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Joint press release: Sustainable Finance Committee takes up work

By   /  July 3, 2019  /  Deutschland, English, German Ministry of Finance  /  Comments Off on Joint press release: Sustainable Finance Committee takes up work

Source: German Ministry of Finance – in English 6 June 2019 Financial markets Germany to become a leading centre for sustainable finance The German government created a Sustainable Finance Committee on 6 June 2019. The Committee’s purpose is to advise the German government as it drafts and implements a sustainable finance strategy, as well as […]

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