The ÖVP this week presented government plans to stimulate work for longer. In the future, people who work beyond retirement age will receive a bonus of 5.1 percent annually. Critical voices complain that this will not be enough to secure pensions in the long term. ÖVP Seniors’ Association President Ingrid Korosek and NEOS Young Liberals (JUNOS) President Sophie Wojtschke will be guests in the ZIB2 studio.
A ceasefire is on the horizon in Gaza
According to his own statements, the Israeli army is advancing further into the Gaza Strip and taking control of a Hamas base. Meanwhile, the United States announces Israel’s readiness for a ceasefire on a daily basis.
Green top filter is required
After the Green Party canceled its federal conference and postponed it to February, and after Environment Minister Leonor Gevsler became unavailable as the best candidate for the upcoming EU elections, long-time MEP Michel Raymond has now announced that he does not want to run.
Abuse in art, culture and sports
The Vera Trust* office, set up by the federal government, has been in existence for a year now, to which those affected by all kinds of abuse in the arts and cultural scene can turn.
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