Dear Sirs and Madams, -

The well-being of our colleagues, customers, business partners, service providers, and stakeholders is our top priority.

For this reason, we have reduced the physical presence in our head office in favor of working from home. As usual, we are reachable during normal business hours under our respective telephone numbers and email addresses.

 

Additionally, our main hotline also remains staffed without any changes: +49 (0) 69 6860-38-0

Should your contact person nonetheless be temporarily unavailable, you can also reach us under the following number:

Eric Menges      +49 152 0863 17 89

Anselm Stahl     +49 170 442 96 70

Ulrike Löffler    +49 152 0863 22 75

We kindly ask for your understanding and will do our best to remain available to you. Thank you for your understanding and stay healthy.

Warm Regards,

Eric Menges

CEO

The economic consequences of Corona crises are posing to be a big challenge for many companies without its impact being predicted. We have compiled some information on funding programs along with links in English. The information is updated on regular basis.

Information

Source

Description

Link

General information & reports from the government

The Federal Government

Chancellor Merkel’s podcast

 

https://www.bundesregierung.de/breg-en

 

Financial Support Programs

Federal Ministry of Finance

Tax measures to assist  businesses affected by COVID-19

https://www.bundesfinanzministerium.de/Content/EN/Standardartikel/Topics/Fiscal_policy/Articles/2020-03-20-Tax-measures-to-assist-businesses.html

 

Federal Ministry of Finance

Euro group statement on COVID-19 economic policy response

https://www.bundesfinanzministerium.de/Content/EN/Standardartikel/Topics/Europe/Articles/2020-03-17-ecofin-march-2020.html

 

Federal Ministry of Finance

Compensation for short-time work

https://www.bundesfinanzministerium.de/Content/EN/Standardartikel/Topics/Public-Finances/Articles/2020-03-24-protective-shild-short-time-work.html

 

Federal Ministry of Finance

Germany adopts the largest assistance package in its history

https://www.bundesfinanzministerium.de/Content/EN/Standardartikel/Topics/Public-Finances/Articles/2020-03-25-combating-the-corona-virus.html

 

KFW Bank

KfW coronavirus aid

https://www.kfw.de/KfW-Group/Newsroom/Latest-News/KfW-Corona-Hilfe-Unternehmen.html

Branch specific information

Federal Foreign Office

Advice against all unnecessary trips abroad

https://www.auswaertiges-amt.de/en

 

Federal Foreign Office

International health policy

https://www.auswaertiges-amt.de/en/aussenpolitik/themen/coronavirus/2298448

 

International Air Transport Association

(IATA)

Travel news

https://www.iatatravelcentre.com/international-travel-document-news/1580226297.htm

Information for Craft industry

Robert Koch Institute on Covid-19

 

Daily report

https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Situationsberichte/2020-03-30-en.pdf?__blob=publicationFile

 

Stadt Frankfurt am Main

Present status & city’s response

 

https://frankfurt.de/service-und-rathaus/verwaltung/aemter-und-institutionen/gesundheitsamt/information-about-coronavirus-sars-cov-2

Information for Creative industries

Federal Ministry of Health

 Support business possibilities, daily updates & FAQ’s

https://www.bundesgesundheitsministerium.de/en/press/2020/coronavirus.html

 

Your contacts at the Frankfurt Economic Development Agency: https://frankfurt-business.net/en/about/contacts/

Information from the City of Frankfurt: https://www.amka.de/corona/englisch