German IT Security Spending Reaches All-Time High

IT security expenditures in 2019 projected to rise a whopping 10%.

Silicon Valley’s German Hub

In March 2019, a very special new co-working space opened in San Francisco: the German Hub. Markets Germany asked the GTAI representatives on site, Angelika Geiger and Heiko Steinacher, about this exciting project.

High Marks

It’s report card time again, and Germany has brought home some excellent marks. The magazine US News and World Report ranked Germany the second-best country in the world for entrepreneurs, behind only Japan.

New Lights in Magdeburg

Construction is underway. In September, ground was broken for Austrian lighting producer Eglo’s new industrial and logistics center in the eastern German city of Magdeburg.

Recycling CO2

When environmentalists talk about carbon dioxide, it’s most about how to reduce it. But what if the greenhouse gas could be recycled into something beneficial?

Attractive Repellent

Greasy fingers and stainless steel surfaces – a combination that’s irritating countless people in and around the home. Now Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute thinks it’s found a solution to this age-old problem.

Flying the Environmentally Friendly Skies

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has come out in favor of CO2 neutral aviation.

Blockchain and the Bundesrepublik

The federal German government has announced a new blockchain strategy, aimed at exploiting the opportunities represented by this technology and enlisting them to drive the digital transformation of the country.

Surging Online Sales

The German Association of e-commerce says that consumers spent around 17.36 billion euros on online purchases in the second quarter of 2019 – that was 11.3 percent more than in the same period in 2018.

Chinese Investor Produces Cruise Ship in Germany

Genting bought shipyards in the northeastern German cities of Wismar, Stralsund and Rostock-Warnemünde and formed a subsidiary called MV-Werften.