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"On the brink of bankruptcy": Stadtwerke fear a chain reaction from gas prices
"On the brink of bankruptcy": Stadtwerke fear a chain reaction from gas prices

The association of municipal companies warns against passing on the higher procurement costs for gas to customers.

How Aussie farmers hope to win over Tequila lovers
How Aussie farmers hope to win over Tequila lovers

Many thousands of cactus-like, large-sized plants, like cactus, sprout from sun-baked earth.

Inflation rises to 5.8% YoY during June
Inflation rises to 5.8% YoY during June
Flat tyres could soon disappear
Flat tyres could soon disappear
Truck drivers are being called on to strike Monday in protest of lower salaries
Truck drivers are being called on to strike Monday in protest of lower salaries
Total supply failure feared: network agency does not rule out private gas stop
Total supply failure feared: network agency does not rule out private gas stop

Consumers should urgently have their heaters serviced and craftsmen should give priority to them, warns the head of the Federal Network Agency.

Living costs: Families that care for children in crisis
Living costs: Families that care for children in crisis

According to charity Kinship, people who care for their relatives' children in order to keep them safe from the care system may have to give them up if living costs rise.

Record low customer service for energy companies
Record low customer service for energy companies
From July 1, civil servants' salaries will rise by 3.5%
From July 1, civil servants' salaries will rise by 3.5%
Leclerc boss, who calls for an inquiry commission, says that "half of the price rises are suspicious".
Leclerc boss, who calls for an inquiry commission, says that "half of the price rises are suspicious".
Stocks in the US suffer their worst half-year drop in 50 years
Stocks in the US suffer their worst half-year drop in 50 years

The US stock market has seen its worst half-year since 1970.

Poundland increases PS1 items to win battle for shoppers
Poundland increases PS1 items to win battle for shoppers

Poundland is expanding the range of products it sells per pound, as retailers fight for customers.

Things You Don’t Want To Miss About Commercial Bridging Loan
Things You Don’t Want To Miss About Commercial Bridging Loan
Top 10 Bridging Loan Myths
Top 10 Bridging Loan Myths
US car market weakens: VW and BMW suffer sales dampeners in the USA
US car market weakens: VW and BMW suffer sales dampeners in the USA

Volkswagen sold a third fewer new cars in the US in the second quarter than a year ago.

"We are at no point of return": Bordeaux University Hospital caregivers were called upon to strike indefinitely
"We are at no point of return": Bordeaux University Hospital caregivers were called upon to strike indefinitely
Strike of the public media: What is the audiovisual licence fee?
Strike of the public media: What is the audiovisual licence fee?
However, the chip sector falls: US stock markets recover - slightly
However, the chip sector falls: US stock markets recover - slightly
CGT deemed the 3.5% increase in salary for civil servants "very inadequate".
CGT deemed the 3.5% increase in salary for civil servants "very inadequate".

The Minister of Transformation and Public Service Stanislas Guierini announced Tuesday, June 28, that the index point for civil servant wages would be raised by 3.

About 10% of flights canceled this Thursday due to a strike at Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle airport
About 10% of flights canceled this Thursday due to a strike at Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle airport

Some 10% of flights departing from or arriving at Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle (CDG) will be canceled this Thursday, June 30 due to a social movement, AFP learned from the airport manager and authorities.

Ten things you need to know about Estelle Brchlianoff, the new boss at Veolia
Ten things you need to know about Estelle Brchlianoff, the new boss at Veolia
Friday, July 1, 2012: Unemployment benefits rose by 2.9%
Friday, July 1, 2012: Unemployment benefits rose by 2.9%

From Friday, July 1, unemployment insurance benefits will increase by 2.

Name change, unemployment benefits, attrition all that is changed on July 1.
Name change, unemployment benefits, attrition all that is changed on July 1.
Brain drain from war: Gazprom lures managers with fat salary increases
Brain drain from war: Gazprom lures managers with fat salary increases
Large order for aircraft manufacturers: Chinese order almost 300 Airbus planes
Large order for aircraft manufacturers: Chinese order almost 300 Airbus planes

Good news for Airbus: Within 24 hours, several Chinese airlines order almost 300 medium-haul aircraft from the aircraft manufacturer.

Kalashnikov and Co.: Moscow's weapons magnates escape sanctions
Kalashnikov and Co.: Moscow's weapons magnates escape sanctions

The Western sanctions are also intended to hit the Kremlin clique personally.

Ukraine not the largest customer: German arms exports are increasing significantly
Ukraine not the largest customer: German arms exports are increasing significantly
Interview with SMA boss: Solar industry is experiencing "unprecedented boom"
Interview with SMA boss: Solar industry is experiencing "unprecedented boom"
400,000 households affected: Berlin is running out of yellow bags
400,000 households affected: Berlin is running out of yellow bags
Airline wants to create space: Lufthansa sells Europe tickets at top prices
Airline wants to create space: Lufthansa sells Europe tickets at top prices

The measure is limited, but the prices are considerable: In order to keep seats free for rebooking, Lufthansa only offers domestic and European tickets in the most expensive booking class.

Debt at the push of a button: Hard times are dawning for the Klarna principle
Debt at the push of a button: Hard times are dawning for the Klarna principle

Inflation reduces the purchasing power of many households.

"No longer avoidable": satellites show a collapse in the harvest in Ukraine
"No longer avoidable": satellites show a collapse in the harvest in Ukraine
Danger to Japan's energy: Putin tightens grip on LNG production
Danger to Japan's energy: Putin tightens grip on LNG production
Despite the elimination of the EEG surcharge: Association warns of rising energy prices
Despite the elimination of the EEG surcharge: Association warns of rising energy prices

The EEG surcharge is no longer passed on to electricity customers.

Consequence of the Ukraine war?: Rush for wood stoves, long waiting times
Consequence of the Ukraine war?: Rush for wood stoves, long waiting times

Gas and heating oil prices are rising massively, the Ukraine war is fueling concerns about bottlenecks in the coming winter.

Billions fraud with "OneCoin": FBI puts "Crypto-Queen" on "Most Wanted" list
Billions fraud with "OneCoin": FBI puts "Crypto-Queen" on "Most Wanted" list
Bold momentum from Korea: Hyundai Ioniq 6 - sleek replacement
Bold momentum from Korea: Hyundai Ioniq 6 - sleek replacement
Hell when it rains: experience the mystery of the Nordschleife with the 911 GTS
Hell when it rains: experience the mystery of the Nordschleife with the 911 GTS
"Need prioritization": Farmer's President warns: No milk without gas
"Need prioritization": Farmer's President warns: No milk without gas

Russia is cutting gas supplies, and farmers are already warning of a food shortage.

Inflation already at 12.7 percent: Almost all retailers are planning price increases for groceries
Inflation already at 12.7 percent: Almost all retailers are planning price increases for groceries

Life in Germany is now so expensive that low-income households forgo buying some food in order to be able to afford energy.

Consequence of the Ukraine war?: Rush for wood stoves, long waiting times
Consequence of the Ukraine war?: Rush for wood stoves, long waiting times
As a replacement for Russian gas: Ukraine supplies the first electricity to the EU
As a replacement for Russian gas: Ukraine supplies the first electricity to the EU
Delivery to Europe: Canada's gas is enough for just one export plant
Delivery to Europe: Canada's gas is enough for just one export plant
Delivery to Europe: Canada's gas is only enough for one export plant
Delivery to Europe: Canada's gas is only enough for one export plant

When looking for alternatives to Russian gas, Canada is a popular choice.

FBI investigates after explosion: LNG factory in Texas closed until September
FBI investigates after explosion: LNG factory in Texas closed until September

A German hope for an early replacement for Russian natural gas has been missing for a long time: after an explosion in June, a large plant in Texas will remain closed until at least September.

Minus more than 20 percent: S
Minus more than 20 percent: S
Fed Chair Announces "Pain": When Will Inflation Be Under Control?
Fed Chair Announces "Pain": When Will Inflation Be Under Control?
"Small-minded and regrettable": Munich auto show evaporates
"Small-minded and regrettable": Munich auto show evaporates
Bold momentum from Korea: Hyundai Ioniq 6 - sleek replacement for number 5
Bold momentum from Korea: Hyundai Ioniq 6 - sleek replacement for number 5

Even after a model change, the members of a car family are usually very similar.

Online franking and bulky goods: Hermes raises prices
Online franking and bulky goods: Hermes raises prices

The increased costs could not be offset by savings.

City wind power is not PR: "There is potential for 30 wind turbines in Berlin"
City wind power is not PR: "There is potential for 30 wind turbines in Berlin"