Local banks offer interest-free loans for reconstruction

July 21, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. For those affected by floods : Local banks offer interest-free loans for reconstruction A person counts bills. Photo: Monique Wüstenhagen Bonn Various financial institutions in the region are offering interest-free emergency aid for the affected companies and private individuals amounting to several hundred million euros after the storm. Kreissparkasse […]

Bonn: After motorcycle speeders – police officers have to fear tougher penalties

June 24, 2021 at 5:10 am Motorcycle speeders in Bonn : Police officers face harsher punishments A policeman from the Bonn police department is said to have been traveling too fast privately with his motorcycle. Photo: dpa Bonn The public prosecutor’s office and the Cologne police are investigating a police officer who allegedly fled a […]

Syndicate wants to start a joint housing project for affordable housing

Rent and purchase prices for real estate have long since rocketed to dizzying heights. Also because affordable living space is scarce and there is too little social housing, this idea seems tempting: Buy a house that has no owner, but belongs exclusively to the residents as a communal housing project. The Wolkenburg House and the […]

What the WCCB costs Bonn

May 25, 2021 at 6:00 a.m. Paid content: Red numbers in the convention center : What the WCCB costs Bonn The WCCB will serve as a vaccination center until mid-July. After that, the old plenary hall may move to. Photo: Benjamin Westhoff Bonn Tens of thousands of people have come to appreciate the new building […]

Start-up LeanIX buys US company

March 25, 2021 at 5:00 a.m. Paid content: LeanIX buys cleanshelf : Bonn start-up takes over companies from the USA André Christ CEO Leanix Photo: Mika Baumeister Photo: Mika Baumeister Bonn The Bonn start-up LeanIX helps companies keep track of software licenses, for example for Spotify or Zoom. Now the company is taking over the […]

Corona mood: gloomy, but also hopeful | Germany | DW

There’s a storm in the air. Raindrops mix in the warm spring wind. A fine rainbow stretches across the sky. It is like a symbol for the mood in Germany, one year after the start of the corona pandemic: sun and rain, bad and good days are very close to each other. The same goes […]

Prohibited teamwork – online exams facilitate fraud at the university

Thanks to Corona and digital exams, it is temptingly easy to exchange solutions or write exams together. Messenger like WhatsApp or Telegram play a central role. Our author got an insight into the tricks and agreements of Cologne students. Online lessons have been the order of the day at the University of Cologne for months. […]