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Michael Oehme: Many Sozialrentner Live Also In Munich

Soon it is again, opens the Oktoberfest, the Wies n and international guests will toast to the pitchers themselves at the biggest public festival in the world. It is clearly visible, that the Oktoberfest is becoming less and less a proverbial folk festival, but increasingly is a money printing machine for those who over the years have won a grass Court is and use it commercially”, says Michael Oehme, professional journalist and consultant at the Swiss DocuWare AG. From his point of view those responsible once it should think, how in the coming years with the secret German capital citizens should be. Because Munich – so many millionaires here live like has also its dark side”and it can hide less the Bavarian metropolis. Currently, around 11,000 people in Munich on a basic protection and thus financial help from the city are instructed. This is hardly enough for a visit to Oktoberfest. Dramatically, the number of families with children in poverty slip.

By 2020, the city also anticipates an increase to 24,000 cases of swarms, more and more are also older people. Because the Suddeutsche turned out already in the last year, that have to get more and more pensioners in Munich with a few hundred euros. Deducting the prices for rising rents, nothing more is actually to the living. It is also no wonder that the store on the posh Viktualienmarkt offered bread from the previous day, is visited for years better than most others. Or to say it in the words of a visitor: we knew such snakes really only in the GDR. The city must be careful that she is not running in the wrong direction. The Jet set-time should have made actually space for more reality.” This includes according to Oehme, a comprehensive planning and the available set of affordable housing. Also with regard to kindergarten or hoard places, Munich can not really score for themselves. Munich is a typical example, that without private pensions old age poverty is in a way intended. For more information,