Month: October 2021

EU Regulators Zoom in on Buy Now, Pay Later Boom

Buy now, pay later (BNPL) is booming. Best known in Europe is Klarna with 90 million active consumers, shopping at 250,000 merchants in 17 countries, processing 2 million transactions a day. Klarna’s one-click payment services and instalment plans have benefitted…

Is car sharing the future of motorized individual transport?

Car sharing is more in demand than the classic one-person-one-car model. Car sharing is considered an important component of the traffic turnaround, which has experienced a boom in recent years. Vehicles ranging from small cars to vans can be rented for hours, days, weeks or months. Providers such as Share Now, MILES, WeShare, book-n-drive Sixt Share and many others offer station-based or free-floating car sharing in a steadily growing market. They put additional cars on the road to make private cars obsolete.


Sorry, this entry is only available in German. Vieles hat sich verändert in diesem neuen Bundestag: Jünger ist er geworden, weiblicher und auch diverser. Die vielen neuen Gesichter bringen ihre eigenen Geschichten mit, ihre individuellen politischen Anliegen und setzen neuen…