Erdogan ready to resume the dialogue between Turkey and the EU and to resume discussions about the modernization of the customs union
The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that he was ready to resume dialogue between Turkey and the European Union , as well as the discussions about the modernization of the customs union and the accession negotiations.
Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) welcomed the agreement between the traffic light parties and the Union to the citizens' allowance. "I am glad that we have found a mutual solution - a good one by the way," said Scholz on Wednesday in the general debate in the Bundestag. It is "about ways out of long -term unemployment, out of auxiliary jobs and into the job market". That is why "better advice, training and further education as well as less bureaucracy are very important components of the reform. © Tobias Schwarz Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) welcomed the agreement between the traffic light parties and the Union to the citizens' allowance.
Scholz criticized the long resistance of the Union against the reform. During the Corona pandemic, this supported that workers and independent massive state help had received, the Chancellor said. "Not saving everything to you or taking the apartment - at that time it illuminated all of us."
China calls for Scholz for "pragmatic cooperation" on
The Chinese government has asked Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) to continue to continue "pragmatic cooperation" by both countries. "We are partners, not rivals," said foreign office spokesman Zhao Lijian on Thursday in Beijing. The cooperation of the past decades has shown "that the two countries have more things in common than differences". The speaker rejected criticism on the situation of the Muslim minority of the Uigures in the province of Xinjiang.
In the event of long -term unemployed, the Union and its parliamentary group leader Friedrich Merz apparently see this differently, said Scholz. What the coalition and the Union distinguishes is "quite apparently the picture that we have from the citizens of our country."
The traffic light parties and the Union had agreed on a compromise in the civil allowance as a replacement for the previous Hartz IV system on Tuesday. In contrast to the government factions, sanctions by the employment agencies are now comprehensively possible in the event of breaches of duty, and the sparing assets for civil allowance recipients have also been significantly reduced.
On Wednesday evening, the mediation committee of the Bundestag and the Federal Council must still approve the compromise. After the consent of the two parliamentary chambers, the citizens' allowance could then come into force on January 1st.
Chancellor Scholz attacks Merz with a rabbit saying-everything laughs .
It's hot again in the German Bundestag: On the one hand Friedrich Merz, the CDU boss, who has repeatedly accused the Chancellor in recent months. And the traffic lights on the traffic lights regularly. On the other hand, the same chancellor Scholz, who blames the previous government for many failures - and wants to make it clear again and again: we now have everything under control.