Australia New Commissioner: Aviation, SMEs, Maritimes
COVID-19 restrictions hit businesses hard ahead of New Year's Eve as SA battles spread of Omicron
As South Australia's peak business body and hotel lobby push for financial support for the hospitality sector amid renewed restrictions, Premier Steven Marshall says there was no "crystal ball" to have foreseen the rapid spread of Omicron.SA yesterday recorded 774 new COVID-19 cases — its highest daily tally of the pandemic, and 81 per cent of which are Omicron — prompting authorities to reintroduce tough density limits at hospitality venues, gyms and home gatherings ahead of New Year's Eve celebrations.
The Federal Government has named the new commissioners for aviation, middle class and maritime economy and tourism.
How government speakers Steffen Hebesit in Berlin said after a cabinet meeting, the Green Politarian Claudia Müller becomes new coordinator of the Federal Government for Maritime Economics and Tourism.
New aerospace coordinator is the green politician Anna Christmann. Michael Kellner (Greens), Parliamentary State Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Economics, is appointed for SMEs. The commissioners of the Federal Government are contact persons mainly for industry associations and companies. First, the "Wirtschaftswoche" had reported on the personal details.
Large police presence set to monitor Victoria New Year's celebrations
A large police presence is set to be out across Victoria, particularly in beach areas and in Melbourne CBD, as temperatures soar into the high 30s. Victoria Police Minister Lisa Neville has said she understands many Victorians want to celebrate New Year's Eve after what has been a tough year for many.READ MORE: Most of Australia to enjoy sunny skies for New Year's Eve © Nine Victorian Police Minister Lisa Neville has warned Victorians to celebrate safely. "We're only in this position because Victorians have done a lot of the hard yards over the past 12 months," she said.
Expansion of climate-neutral shipping
The new coordinator of the Federal Government for the Maritime Economy, Claudia Müller (Green), wants to drive the expansion of climate-neutral shipping. "We need to set climate-neutral drives in Germany and as much as possible in Europe and thus make the shippouring site more sustainable," said Müller of the German Press Agency after her appeal. Müller follows the CDU politician Norbert Brackmann in this office.
Müller stressed that, among other things, the offshore technology belongs to the maritime economy. When building offhore wind farms, environmental and natural aspects played a major role. It announced to deal intensively with the topic of ammunition definition in the East and North Sea, where enormous security and environmental risks are hidden.
‘People miss travel’: IATA bullish on Asia travel rebound in 2022
Asia-Pacific head of aviation body sees Omicron as ‘temporary speed bump’ on path to recovery.In an exclusive interview, Philip Goh, regional head of the International Air Transport Association, told Al Jazeera he was optimistic about the resumption of travel in Asia in 2022 despite the region’s doubling down on travel restrictions in response to the variant.
thrust by traffic light government expects the Vice-President of the Federal Association of the German Aerospace Industry (BDLI), Marco Fuchs, promises a significant thrust for its industry from the new traffic light government. In the context, he welcomed the naming of the Green Politarian Anna Christmann as a new aerospace coordinator of the Federal Government as an important step. It must now be worried that what in the coalition agreement on space travel is put into action. "Namely, that we belong to the areas that play a crucial role in the transformation of Germany," said Fuchs, which is also the executive board of the Bremen Space Group OHB, the German Press Agency. «Of course, as a space trip, we have the giant benefit for the industry-breaking with a very strong ministry, and economic Minister Robert Habeck is vice-chancellor," says fox. The OHB boss pleaded to support space projects of the usefulness. «That means that the projects are promoted priority, which really bring something to society and humanity." included approximately climate, environmental and earth observation. "That must stand up on the agenda, and the priority in money must cover themselves with the priority in the topics.»
United Kingdom. Vaccinated people can come to France without imperious pattern .
© Isabel Infant / AFP passengers arrive at the EUROSTAR terminal from St Pancras station in London on May 6, 2020. Photo of archives. France alleviates the specific health control measures to the borders that had been decided last December for vaccinated travelers from the United Kingdom. The new measures come into force this Friday, January 14, 2022.