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Germany cuts health care spending, raises premiums
Posted on 7 Jul 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

BERLIN - (AP) Faced with a ballooning deficit in Germany's health care system, Chancellor Angela Merkel's government decided Tuesday to raise premiums and cut into the profits of doctors, dentists, hospitals and pharmaceutical manufacturers. ... Read More

Germany setting up $500 million climate fund
Posted on 29 Jun 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

BERLIN - (AP) Germany has set up a $500 million climate fund to micro-finance projects such as new supermarket freezers or biomass heating in developing countries to help cut greenhouse gases, Environment Minister Norbert Roettgen said Tuesday. Roettgen... Read More

UN: No comprehensive climate deal this year
Posted on 3 May 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany - (AP) The United Nations chief negotiator on climate change says there will not be a comprehensive deal to fight global warming this year. Yvo de Boer told reporters in Germany on Monday the next U.N. climate change conference... Read More