In Germany, the self-employed and SMEs have already received government assistance. “It’s quite spectacular. Imagine, you are a restaurateur, hairdresser or photographer. If you are in Germany, you just need to make a quick request on the internet. No proof is required ”, describes Laurent Debonnet, journalist, live from Berlin, Germany. No later than three days after, money is transferred to your bank account.
“The amounts are quite impressive”, added the journalist. You can count on at least 9,000 euros in state aid, plus another 5,000 euros in some regions. “It’s going to be very expensive, 50 billion euros, but Germany has reserves” and wants to avoid corporate bankruptcy, layoffs, so the economy can get back on track as quickly as possible.
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