The budget plans of the Federal Finance Minister, Olaf Scholz (SPD), continue to fierce criticism. The Ministry for Development Gerd Müller (CSU), the defendant, to 2019, no additional funds for the development budget in 2020. There are several hundred millions of euros were missing, to be able to international Commitments, said a spokesman for his Ministry on Saturday, the German press Agency. The Benchmark for 2020 take into account is, therefore, not the upcoming obligations. This was particularly the case for the climate area.
It is fatal, if Germany could not, of all things, offspring in the year of its commitments, in the UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, invites you to a special climate summit. In addition, the development investment Fund for Africa was funded in by. According to the financial plan for the years 2021 to 2023, the funding for the development budget would decline even more significantly. As a result, the working capacity of the Ministry was called into question. First, the "Süddeutsche Zeitung had reported" by the criticism.
The chief Executive of the German Association of cities and municipalities, Gerd Landsberg, warned to cut Federal funding for the Integration of refugees. "It must be clear that sufficient financial resources are available," he said of the "Passauer Neue Presse" (Saturday). "In the medium term, the societal costs short-term savings (...) significantly exceed".More about
Federal budget in 2020 coalition dispute over the hole in the budgetAlbert radio
- The CDU foreign policy expert Norbert Röttgen, accused Scholz, the defence expenditure less increase than planned. The "Augsburger Allgemeine" (Saturday) he said: "If Germany makes about 15 years of promises, you are not satisfied and expressed that this should remain in the next few years, then we should not wonder, if others ask us, how much actually us, Nato is worth it. (dpa)daily mirror Background of energy & climate try it Now for free!