The Mainz-based company intends to develop a safe and highly effective mRNA vaccine with longer-lasting immunity to prevent this infectious disease.
Unesco has also awarded the coveted title to the Lower Germanic Limes. Now there is just one decision still to be made.
Extended testing obligation for all travellers probably already from 1 August +++ Here you find the most important news about the spread of the disease in Germany.
Unesco has awarded the coveted distinction to the spa towns of Baden-Baden, Bad Ems and Bad Kissingen, as well as to the Mathildenhöhe artists' colony in Darmstadt.
Fundraising campaigns, donations, commemorations: Germany is showing great solidarity with the flood victims.
Germany and the USA have reached agreement on Nord Stream 2. Ukraine has been promised support.
Disastrous flooding in Germany: Numerous top politicians have visited the crisis areas and pledged help. International sympathy has also been expressed.
The Federal Cabinet wants to make 400 million euros in emergency aid available for the flood victims. This is to be followed by a reconstruction fund worth billions.
Disastrous flooding in Germany: During a visit to the disaster area, Chancellor Angela Merkel promised quick aid.
Farewell visit to Washington: German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Joe Biden have made a clear commitment to the transatlantic partnership.
The EU Commission wants no more petrol and diesel cars to be newly registered in Europe by the middle of the next decade.
Heavy rainfall has led to disastrous flooding in Germany. Rhineland-Palatinate and North Rhine-Westphalia have been hit worst, but Saxony and Bavaria are also affected.