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World: Scholz reaffirms goals for G7 presidency

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Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) has reaffirmed its goals for the German G7 Presidency ongoing attractions on the Stelpel coalition since the turn of the Newpells. It goes to the question of an international climate club. To stop climate change is best if the democratic industrialized countries are "projecting such development".

Bundeskanzler Olaf Scholz (SPD) hat zum Auftakt der ersten Kabinettsklausur der Ampel-Koalition seine Zieler für die seit dem Jahreswechsel laufenden deutschen G7-Präsidentschaft bekräftigt. © Hannibal Hanschke Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) has reaffirmed its auditors for the German G7 Presidency ongoing attributable to the traffic light coalition of the first Cabinetle clause of the traffic light coalition.

"That demands that we will become faster," said the Chancellor. This also applies to the expansion of renewable energies, such as wind turbines. "We have to bring in the tempo," he added to the approval procedures.

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On Friday, the weekly cabinet meeting takes place at the same time. According to Scholz, it is also the current challenges of the Corona Pandemic and the "very difficult situation for Ukraine and the question of security and peace in Europe".


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Er ist bislang die einzige SPD-Personalie, die sicher gesetzt ist: Olaf Scholz hat seine Partei zum Wahlsieg geführt; nun soll er als Bundeskanzler belohnt werden. In der Nikolauswoche wird er aller Voraussicht nach gewählt. Scholz kennt den Politikbetrieb: Jahrelang war er Minister; er ist Volljurist und gilt als Polit-Profi. Sein zentrales Projekt ist die Erhöhung des Mindestlohns.

Scholz wants to inform the examination of the exam together with Vice-Chancellor Robert Daheck (Greens) and Federal Finance Minister Christian Lindner (FDP) about the results.

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