Wieder kein Gas aus Russland • Gorbatschow ist tot • Werden Medikamente knapp? - FAZ Frühdenker
it is wednesday 31 august know what the day brings here is the faz free thinker good morning the most important thing for you today the federal government is finishing its exam in meseberg in germany the tank discount applies for the last time and we are reminding you of michail gorbachev and lady diana before the reports of the night in brief the municipal utilities in germany expect up to 15 percent payment defaults among their customers because of the high energy prices said the chairman of the association of municipal companies in a newspaper interview after the floods around 180,000 people in mississippi have no access to drinking water the governor the us state has declared a state of emergency and called in the national guard and tennis player andrea petkovic just missed a surprise at the end of her grand slam career. in her last game on the big tennis stage at the us open, she delivered one to olympic champion belinda bencic hard fight but le lost finally my name is an malte andresen the texts for the faz early den kann newsletter come from sebastian reuter today and that's nice that you start with us on this day and again no gas flows from russia again allegedly maintenance work on the pipeline nord stream 1 from this morning 3 a.m. until saturday morning says gazprom the head of the federal network agency müller thinks this work on the pipeline is technically incomprehensible the federal chancellor is demonstratively not bothered by it he sees a clear easing of the supply situation in germany despite the new delivery stop you know that we will very quickly made a very far-reaching decision very quickly and at great speed, the result of which is that one can say with all caution that we have probably put what is necessary on the way and can also get further on the way to get through this winter and also through the next winter to come so olaf scholz yesterday on the sidelines of the exam on p chloss meseberg the gas storage tanks are already well filled with more than 83 percent and work is being done very quickly on the lng terminals meanwhile economics minister robert habeck has reacted to criticism of the design of the gas system and announced what should happen so that there is no money for energy companies who do this don't need it at all and i think we have made a good suggestion as to how we ensure that they are pushed off the running board again it essentially consists of proving that the companies are systemically relevant for germany it comes as it always is when germany if the state helps the company that you do without bonuses and dividends and because the construction of this form is sometimes difficult to see through mother daughters subordinate companies there must be absolute transparency i.e. all books open so that there can be no decorations today at the cabinet retreat the lock will be opened meseberg further talked about new relief for citizens there would be a timetable for that, says federal finance minister lindner in the evening in the ard daily topics, the german federal parliament will now be discussing the 2023 budget at the beginning of september, then the session period will actually start in a conservative way and at that point in time i expect with clarity about the relief package 3 for the winter whether and if yes, on what you want to agree about it lindner scholz & harbeck inform today and this message came late in the evening michael
gorbatschow has died at the age of 91 the man who as one of the fathers of bobby gabi horn leads back then in 1989 to the fortieth anniversary of the gdr the soviet state was enthusiastically received just a few days later the wall fell germany was reunited are still remembered because the people did have the feeling that you can talk to the abr training talks with george bush had taken place although a completely new relationship had emerged in international politics, the then chancellor helmut kohl later said about michail gorbachev, who was seen very differently at home, a large part of the russian population always perceived him as the gravedigger of the soviet union and as a politician without an instinct for power gorbachev resigned as president of the soviet union in 1991 before the state dissolved itself shortly afterwards gorbachev has died politicians from all over the world have recognized his extraordinary achievements us president joe biden called him a man with a remarkable vision gorbachev will be reborn in moscow virgins cemetery for celebrities buried today refuel a little cheaper because the tank discount applies for the last time mathematically diesel will be around 17 cents per liter more expensive from tomorrow on super e10 even 35 cents before the tax is raised again wanted in some parts of thelandes now fill up so many drivers that at individual gas stations in southern germany or at the dutch border they ran out of fuel, however, the petrol prices had already risen significantly in the past few days, says katharina luca from the adac, there are several reasons on the one hand, we assume so except that there is a slight increase in demand, of course, because many people simply drive to the gas stations from the end of the tank discount, on the other hand, it is now with oil prices, for example, now it cannot be explained why of all times, before the end of the tank discount, the prices so you have to assume that it has something to do with the end of the shabbat yes today the adac takes official stock and wants to say whether and if so what the tank discount has brought from its point of view and because not only the tank discount but also the 9 euro ticket expires today, experts expect that the inflation will be significantly higher again it is quite possible that the value of 10 percent will soon be exceeded in august the rate of inflation is expected to have risen to 7.9 percent the federal statistical office announced yesterday another tip the current issue of the faz podcast for germany reports on the complicated search for the continuation of the new euro ticket you will find the link to the podcast in your lap how long will workers be scarce probably for a very long time says the new head of the federal labor office andrea nahles recently in the faz interview today she presented the current labor market statistics for the first time German labor market is currently stable According to experts, however, the first effects of the energy price crisis are beginning to be felt.
An increase in the number of unemployed is also expected for August, mainly because those who fled to Germany from Ukraine are gradually appearing in the statistics. This effect had the already pay in the ve Driven upwards for the past two months in an interview with the faz, nahles recently spoke about the current shortage of skilled workers the shortage of workers will be one of our dominant issues in the future, she said and that no longer only applies to skilled workers but to workers in general, the new b a boss is therefore demanding significantly better working conditions and more female participation in the labor force more qualifications and more immigration from third countries in the fall medicines will be in short supply 2,171 medicines are currently only available to a limited extent in germany including numerous preparations for colds and a medicine for stroke holger seifert is the chairman of the hessian pharmacists association and he told the faz in the fall that the supply situation could become even more difficult than it has been in previous years anyway, it is already becoming apparent that the production of some preparations is not guaranteed, but pharmacies are supposed to be there tomorrow accepting prescriptions nationwide patients will receive a code on their smartphone instead of the slip to pick up medication in pharmacies, however, only practices and clinics in the region of westphalia-lippe and dentists in schleswig-holstein will issue prescriptions for the time being Miles away, the Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians explained that a nationwide start of the prescriptions was originally planned for the beginning of the year.
The world is mourning and dismayed at the death of Princess Diana. She had an accident in the car in Paris about the sudden death of lady di exactly a quarter of a century later, three sons william and harry are working to continue the legacy of their deceased mother as queen of hearts in the summer, prince william worked for a day as a seller of a homeless magazine also harry after his departure from the royal family he is involved in numerous social projects for the autumn he has announced the publication of his memoirs in which, among other things, his growing up without a mother is to be discussed a lady from the only german lady day club unveils the statue it was supposed to be erected near hameln but now it stands in the garden of the little britain themed hotel in between koblenz and bonn the lady day club has 17 women and one man nationwide that was the he forgives early thinker this wednesday if you need more information and background links to all topics can be found in the notes to this podcast, the so-called show notes, and online on faz.net you can read something about longing for example calm before politics and in the economy why electricity is so expensive at the moment i st i wish you a nice day if you want we can meet again tomorrow as always from 6 a.m