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Milestones for Isar Aerospace Carrier Rockets

One of Germany’s promising young “new space” companies, Isar Aerospace, entered a new stage on April 13, 2021 when it completed its first entirely in-house-produced rocket engine. And as if that weren’t enough, the firm has also announced an exclusive partnership with Norwegian rocket launch pad Andøya Space.

Top Investments 2022 in Bremen

Around 8 million euros were invested by foreign companies in the federal state of Bremen in 2022. The northern German city scored particularly well in the technology sector, but also in the transport and logistics sector.

Top Investments 2022 in North Rhine-Westphalia

North Rhine-Westphalia is Germany’s No. 1 investment location. Around 22,000 foreign companies have already invested here and control their German or European activities from North Rhine-Westphalia. The state maintains a consistently high level of foreign direct investments – a few highlights to be named here.

Berlin Start-Up Leads the Way as VC Investment Slows

It’s a global trend that has come to Germany as well. Headline-making high-flyer investment deals for fledgling companies became considerably rarer over the past two months. Nonetheless, one Berlin start-up still managed to rack-up nine figures in new capital. Here’s our bi-monthly overview.

Outside the Ivory Towers

German R&D often takes place outside of the “ivory towers” of universities at independent institutions like the Fraunhofer and Max Planck societies and the Helmholtz and Leibniz associations. They are technology hothouses, partnering with industry to develop cutting-edge solutions.