Critics say Merkel’s tax cuts for hotels could stimulate sex trade

Critics say Merkel’s tax cuts for hotels could stimulate sex trade

Members of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats are worried proposed cuts in hotel sales tax could boost prostitution by making hourly establishments cheaper, daily Süddeutsche Zeitung reported on Wednesday.

Prostitution, dogs and loneliness: A look at Germany’s weirdest taxes

Prostitution, dogs and loneliness: A look at Germany’s weirdest taxes

Federal police conduct ‘largest ever’ nationwide raid against human trafficking

Federal police conduct ‘largest ever’ nationwide raid against human trafficking

Security guards in Berlin are pushing refugees into prostitution: media report

Security guards in Berlin are pushing refugees into prostitution: media report

Health insurance told to pay for ex-prostitute to have tattoo removed

Health insurance told to pay for ex-prostitute to have tattoo removed

Famed female rapper put in jail for beating teenage prostitutes

Famed female rapper put in jail for beating teenage prostitutes

Nuremberg police arrest man over murder of two prostitutes

Nuremberg police arrest man over murder of two prostitutes

Famed female rapper faces court over forcing fans into prostitution

Famed female rapper faces court over forcing fans into prostitution

‘It’s about survival’: Why young male refugees are turning to prostitution

‘It’s about survival’: Why young male refugees are turning to prostitution

Five things to know about prostitution in Germany
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Five things to know about prostitution in Germany

Mother gets 4 years’ prison for forcing daughter into prostitution

Mother gets 4 years’ prison for forcing daughter into prostitution

Raped and forced to sleep with 17 men a day: kidnapping trial starts

Raped and forced to sleep with 17 men a day: kidnapping trial starts

Green MP: German state should provide prostitutes for the disabled

Green MP: German state should provide prostitutes for the disabled

Germany to make condoms a must for prostitutes’ clients

Germany to make condoms a must for prostitutes’ clients

Police warn punters over prostitute card scam

Police warn punters over prostitute card scam

A new prostitution law would harm sex workers

A new prostitution law would harm sex workers

The cop who switched from blue light to red

The cop who switched from blue light to red

Hundreds protest human trafficking in Germany

Hundreds protest human trafficking in Germany

Bitter battle greets call to decriminalize sex work

Bitter battle greets call to decriminalize sex work

Prostitutes vow to resist sex work law

Prostitutes vow to resist sex work law

Salesmen’s sex orgies find home in museum

Salesmen’s sex orgies find home in museum

Calls grow to raise sex worker age limit

Calls grow to raise sex worker age limit

Court mulls sex tax for tantra massage

Court mulls sex tax for tantra massage

New app helps clients find prostitutes

New app helps clients find prostitutes

Hamburg sex workers celebrate easing of coronavirus restrictions

Hamburg sex workers celebrate easing of coronavirus restrictions

Mayor to restrict sex trade in prostitution town

Mayor to restrict sex trade in prostitution town

German flag goes viral in China as sex trade sign

German flag goes viral in China as sex trade sign

Sex law change sparks brothel border town fears

Sex law change sparks brothel border town fears

Parties pledge to reform prostitution laws

Parties pledge to reform prostitution laws

‘People talk about, not to prostitutes’

‘People talk about, not to prostitutes’

Court: Red-light hotels must pay full tax rate

Court: Red-light hotels must pay full tax rate

European experiments with sex drive ins

European experiments with sex drive ins

‘I come to Germany for prostitutes – it’s like Aldi’

‘I come to Germany for prostitutes – it’s like Aldi’

Germany exposed as ‘Europe’s biggest brothel’

Germany exposed as ‘Europe’s biggest brothel’

Johns ‘need clean bill of health’ for hooker visits

Johns ‘need clean bill of health’ for hooker visits

Job centre offers teen work at brothel

Job centre offers teen work at brothel

Police raid paper HQ for forum user’s details

Police raid paper HQ for forum user’s details

Court: Cuckolds can take back gifts to wives

Court: Cuckolds can take back gifts to wives

Police: Sex workers too well-behaved to ban

Police: Sex workers too well-behaved to ban

Man sues dominatrix for hitting him too hard

Man sues dominatrix for hitting him too hard

Hamburg: we have only 29 prostitutes

Hamburg: we have only 29 prostitutes

Street prostitutes ‘accept sex meters’

Street prostitutes ‘accept sex meters’

Police watched as brothel visitors drugged, robbed

Police watched as brothel visitors drugged, robbed

‘Red light king’ caught in brothel scam crackdown

‘Red light king’ caught in brothel scam crackdown

Bonn calls prostitute ‘sex meter’ a success

Bonn calls prostitute ‘sex meter’ a success

Sadist pimp ‘hurt women with his metal genitals’

Sadist pimp ‘hurt women with his metal genitals’

Street prostitutes taxed via vending machine

Street prostitutes taxed via vending machine

Insurer deducted €83,000-orgy from taxes

Insurer deducted €83,000-orgy from taxes

Scandalous insurance reps filmed ‘taking drugs’ on other trips

Scandalous insurance reps filmed ‘taking drugs’ on other trips

Insurance firm held sex party for sales reps

Insurance firm held sex party for sales reps

Booming sex trade begins to diversify

Booming sex trade begins to diversify

Munich brothel cries foul over Oktoberfest taxi driver bribes

Munich brothel cries foul over Oktoberfest taxi driver bribes

Madam uses ‘voodoo’ to exploit prostitutes

Madam uses ‘voodoo’ to exploit prostitutes

‘Flat rate sex’ brothel owners jailed for fraud

‘Flat rate sex’ brothel owners jailed for fraud

Cologne ‘sex tax’ eyed by other cities

Cologne ‘sex tax’ eyed by other cities

Berlin brothel offers green discounts to beat the crisis

Berlin brothel offers green discounts to beat the crisis

Border town plans to fight prostitutes with stinky acid

Border town plans to fight prostitutes with stinky acid

Flat-rate brothel allowed to reopen after raid

Flat-rate brothel allowed to reopen after raid

Two flat-rate bordellos closed after police raids

Two flat-rate bordellos closed after police raids

Study urges more rights for trafficking victims

Study urges more rights for trafficking victims

Officials move to ban flat-rate bordellos

Officials move to ban flat-rate bordellos

Famous prostitute’s gravestone deemed too ‘slutty’

Famous prostitute’s gravestone deemed too ‘slutty’

Berlin court refuses to ban brothel near posh neighbourhood

Berlin court refuses to ban brothel near posh neighbourhood

Man gets off for sleeping with underaged prostitute

Man gets off for sleeping with underaged prostitute

Hookers offer discounts amid limp sex trade

Hookers offer discounts amid limp sex trade

Brothels feel impact of financial crisis

Brothels feel impact of financial crisis

Germany’s most famous prostitute passes away

Germany’s most famous prostitute passes away

Berlin’s corset look: primping the prostitute way

Berlin’s corset look: primping the prostitute way

Berlin district mayor wants prostitution ban near schools

Berlin district mayor wants prostitution ban near schools

Czech cops post pics of German johns online

Czech cops post pics of German johns online

Whorehouse robber beaten out of his booty in Berlin

Whorehouse robber beaten out of his booty in Berlin

Pimp charged €210,000 for beating his whores

Pimp charged €210,000 for beating his whores

Sex no longer sells in St. Pauli

Sex no longer sells in St. Pauli

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Former VW execs charged in corruption case

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Plans for mega-Brothel cancelled

Sex workers protest in Berlin as coronavirus keeps brothels shut

Sex workers protest in Berlin as coronavirus keeps brothels shut