Virus mutation is completely ruining the winter season in the Canaries

Santa Cruz Beach in Tenerife The high numbers of infections there have led to the travel warning for all Canary Islands. (Photo: dpa) Madrid When the Canary Islands successfully lowered their infections in autumn, there was great hope that they would be able to save their main season – because that is winter. It is […]

Airbnb and New York agree in legal dispute over user data

Airbnb With the agreement, an important hurdle for the planned IPO falls. (Photo: dpa) New York The city of New York and the apartment broker Airbnb have reached a settlement in their protracted legal battle over the disclosure of user data. The compromise provides that Airbnb will in future give the authorities a quarterly insight, […]

Pfandbriefbank stops new loans for hotels

German Pfandbriefbank Earnings before taxes in the third quarter amounted to 75 million euros. (Photo: dpa) Deutsche Pfandbriefbank AG stops refinancing hotels and shopping centers. The risks here are particularly high due to the corona crisis and looming sales losses due to government lockdown measures. “PBB has not made any new commitments for shopping centers […]

US President Donald Trump is fighting for his company

Trump at a campaign event at his Trump National Doral Golf Club in Miami Trump has mixed political and business interests like no other president before. (Photo: Reuters) New York Donald Trump likes to downplay the problems. “I have only a very, very small amount of debt, measured against all the assets I have,” the […]