April 2nd, 2020
Answers to parliamentary questions on the Corona crisis
During this #corona crisis, the federal government is well aware of the challenges of testing and supplying medical equipment, as well as the need to support employees, the self-employed and companies. #begov continues to work on new solutions. My answer in the Chamber this afternoon:
March 24th, 2020
Closure of hairdressers until April 5th
The Council of Ministers, in close consultation with the Ministers-president, has decided that all hairdressers must close at midnight. Evaluation of the measures in the fight against the #Coronavirus now Friday, 27 March, during the National Security Council.
March 21st, 2020
Agreement for the deposit of a "special powers" bill
The ten parties of the #largeunion today agreed to submit a bill to grant special powers. Goal: vote next Thursday. I thank all participants for their constructive approach.
March 20th, 2020
Coronavirus: launch of the second part of the Federal Plan for Social and Economic Protection
During the meeting of the Council of Ministers on Friday 20 March, a number of measures were adopted to alleviate the socio-economic impact of covid-19. They are based on the recommendations of the ERMG, the Economic Risk Management Group, which met yesterday, and at the meeting with the G-10.
March 19th, 2020
Speech during the debate on the Government statement
With the support of six other parties, this government will be fully capable of managing the #Coronavirus crisis in our country. All of our energy is devoted to preserving the health of our citizens and cushioning the collateral effects of this pandemic on our society.