Money Climate Convention: additional 15 billion euros for "ecological conversion"
Taxpayers 'association "horrified" by new supplementary budget
© Tobias SCHWARZ The taxpayers' association was "horrified" by the new supplementary budget of Federal Minister of Finance Olaf Scholz (SPD): The minister is making more debts than necessary. Scholz plans additional debt of € 62.5 billion. The federal taxpayers were "horrified" about the new supplementary budget from Federal Finance Minister Olaf Scholz (SPD).
In the aftermath of a powerful push by environmentalists in the second round of the municipal elections, Emmanuel Macron announced this Monday, during a presentation of the conclusions of the Convention citizen for the climate in the Elysée gardens, that an additional 15 billion euros over two years will be injected "for the ecological conversion of our economy".
The Head of State notably promised the establishment of an "ecological transformation fund for our economy in the recovery plan", in particular for "investing in clean transport, renovating our buildings" and "inventing industries of tomorrow".
trembling by a billion euros
The era of unchecked growth is also over in the global football business. The 36 German professional clubs will have to expect considerable incomes in national media rights alone from the 2021/22 season. The auction of rights packages will continue until the weekend. But one thing is clear: the Corona crisis is leaving massive traces at home and abroad. According to kicker research, the offers are lower. © imago images The corona crisis does not leave football without a trace.
A bill incorporating almost all of the proposals of this forum, implemented in October 2019, after the “Yellow Vests” crisis, should be presented by the end of the summer.
146 proposals accepted
In total, 146 of the 149 proposals of the Convention have been selected: some as is, others that will need to be "refined or completed", said the President of the Republic. He notably said he was in favor of rewriting article 1 of the Constitution to introduce the concepts of biodiversity, the environment and the fight against climate change, as proposed by the Convention.
In contrast, Emmanuel Macron rejected that of a 4% tax on dividends, which he said would discourage investment, and invalidated the proposal to rewrite the preamble of the Constitution by placing the environment above other values fundamental. In addition, he wanted to postpone a debate on the shock proposal, aimed at limiting speed to 110 km / h on motorways.
The tricky dispute over the Corona billion dollar plan
It is an unprecedented, historical crisis - at least the 27 EU countries seem to agree on this. Chancellor Angela Merkel calls the corona pandemic and its consequences the biggest challenge in the history of the European Union. © Photo: Arne Immanuel Bänsch / dpa The international community wants a common answer to the Corona billion plan. Mass unemployment, bankruptcies, social misery, a division of the EU, all of this does not seem to be excluded.
"I want us to be able to initiate, first in the National Assembly and the Senate, on the basis of your proposals, a text with a view to constitutional reform. I wish to see it come to fruition end of 2021 and I am ready to use a referendum if it is constitutionally possible, after the Chambers have voted, "said the president, who also said he was open to another referendum on one or more pieces of legislation containing measures proposed by the Convention.
Emmanuel Macron's proposals on ecology come as the second round of municipal elections, which was held on Sunday, was marked by a green wave, ecologists having won in several major cities in France like Lyon, Bordeaux, Strasbourg, Tours, Poitiers, Besançon, in addition to being taken back to Grenoble ...->
KfW has to borrow less money on the capital market .
© Reuters / RALPH ORLOWSKI The logo of KfW Bank is pictured at the bank's headquarters in Frankfurt Frankfurt (Reuters) - The governmental development bank KfW has to borrow less money on the capital market despite the multi-billion dollar Corona aid programs because she shot herself other sources of funding. The volume of the planned bond issues was reduced by ten billion to 65 billion euros, said KfW on Thursday.