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Taxation Implementation of the global minimum taxation – Statement Christian Lindner
Federal Minister of Finance Christian Lindner declared that, if necessary, Germany is ready to introduce a global minimum tax nationally, even in the absence of an EU-wide agreement. He emphasised that this is a question of tax fairness: multinational corporations too must pay their fair share to help finance public goods.
eurogroup Finance Minister Christian Lindner before the start of the Eurogroup meeting
Before the start of the Eurogroup meeting, Finance Minister Christian Lindner talked about his priorities: tackling inflation with fiscal policy measures, implementing a minimum corporate tax at national level if the EU cannot reach an agreement, and the G7’s oil price cap.
G7 Christian Lindner on the virtual meeting of G7 finance ministers
Today German Finance Minister Christian Lindner gave a recap on the G7 Finance Ministers’ Statement: We want to reduce Russia’s oil revenue and cut off an important source of financing for Russia’s war of aggression against Ukraine. At the same time, we intend to curb the rise in global energy prices.
Ukraine Germany provides €1bn in financial assistance to Ukraine
Only one month after the G7 pledged to provide Ukraine with extensive budgetary assistance, Germany is disbursing its contribution of €1bn. "Ukraine needs this financial support to maintain its ability to act", Christian Lindner said in his statement.
G7 Press conference on the results of the meeting of G7 finance ministers
The G7 countries are determined to take resolute measures to stop rising inflation and boost economic growth, said Christian Lindner following the meeting of G7 finance ministers and central bank governors.
G7 Doorstep with Christian Lindner prior to the meeting of G7 finance ministers
“We must ensure financial stability, especially in times of high inflation. We are particularly concerned about developing and emerging economies with very high debt levels.” This was one of the key messages delivered by Finance Minister Christian Lindner in his statement prior to the meeting of G7 finance ministers and central bank governors in Bonn.
G7 Christian Lindner on the G7 meeting in Bonn and Königswinter
In a statement ahead of the meeting of G7 finance ministers and central bank governors in Bonn, German Finance Minister Christian Lindner emphasised that we are currently facing particularly challenging times. He stated that officials would discuss ways to support Ukraine and safeguard its financial capacity.
Europe Joint press conference with Bruno Le Maire
At a joint press conference, German Finance Minister Christian Lindner and his French counterpart Bruno Le Maire discussed gas supplies from Russia, among other topics. Both ministers emphasised that contracts are contracts, and both strongly agreed that political blackmail must be rejected. Minister Lindner reiterated that the gas supply contracts were concluded in euros and will continue to be …
G7 G7 reaffirms its decisive course of action
Ukraine’s Finance Minister, Sergii Marchenko, joined the meeting upon invitation by Finance Minister Christian Lindner. The G7 is unified in continuing to stand side-by-side with Ukraine.
Public finances Christian Lindner at the Bundestag’s special session on the war in Ukraine
At the Bundestag’s special session addressing Russia’s attack on Ukraine in violation of international law, Finance Minister Christian Lindner announced massive investments in Germany’s armed forces. A special fund worth €100 billion will be established for this purpose. In addition, the government plans to spend billions of euros to build up gas and coal reserves. It will also place an even …