The German economy will probably grow more than 3 percent this year as the auto, engineering and chemical industries stay “strong,” Dieter Hundt, head of the BDA employers’ association, told Hamburger Abendblatt.
Chancellor Angela Merkel ’s government must take measures to stop the country’s skilled labor shortage from dragging down economic growth, Dieter Hundt , head of the BDA employers’ association, told the Hamburger Abendblatt newspaper.
The German government should be empowered to quickly reactivate so-called short-work subsidies for employees if another economic crisis occurs, said Dieter Hundt, head of Germany’s Employers’ Association, Handelsblatt reported, citing an interview with Hundt.
Dieter Hundt, president of Germany’s BDA employers’ federation, wants private creditors to participate in a second bailout package for Greece, the Hamburger Abendblatt newspaper reported in an e-mailed preview of a report to be published tomorrow.
Dieter Hundt, head of Germany’s BDA employers’ association, said the number of unemployed in the country will remain “considerably” below the three-million mark this year, Passauer Neue Presse reported, citing an interview.
Dieter Hundt, head of Germany’s BDA employers’ association, called for wage restraint in upcoming negotiations as the region’s fiscal crisis damps economic growth, Bild newspaper reported, citing an interview.
Dieter Hundt, president of Germany’s top employers’ federation BDA, urged the country’s big unions to fight increasing efforts within their ranks to splinter into new, smaller trade groups, the Handelsblatt newspaper reported.