Germany’s Needs Are Finland’s Expertise

Finland’s technological prowess creates natural synergies with Germany. GTAI’s Finland representative Niklas Becker and Jan Feller, head of the German-Finnish Chamber of Commerce, discuss future business prospects.

Germany Again Leads Nation Brands Index

Five in a row. That’s Germany’s winning streak after topping the 2021 Anholt Ipsos Nation Brands Index, a survey of how some 60,000 people around the world view 60 various countries.

Incentives: Sorting Through the System

Germany offers an extensive system of financial incentives for investors of all shapes and sizes, but a little legwork is required to find the right support program. Germany Trade & Invest’s finance and incentives expert Daniel Stephens considers the best way to do it.

Frankfurt to be Home for New Sustainability Board

The non-profit International Financial Reporting Standards Foundations (IFRS) says it is forming an International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) in the German financial capital Frankfurt am Main.

Study: German-American Business Remains Stable Despite Corona

Economic relations between the United States and Germany defied various disruptions from the coronavirus pandemic in 2020, suffered only a slight 1.4 percent decline in turnover. That’s according to the annual study of the American Chamber of Commerce in Germany (AmCham Germany).

Start-Ups Predicted to Increasingly Drive Growth in German Economy

Traditionally, established medium-sized, family owned companies are seen as the heart of German business, but a new study says that could be changing.

Study Reveals German Online Shoppers‘ Habits

Germany is Europe’s largest market, and Germans have now well and truly discovered their love of e-commerce, but there are national preferences online retailers need to be aware of.

The 2021 German Entrepreneurs Prizes

The winners of this year’s awards for Germany’s most promising young companies were announced at a gala celebration on September 14 in Berlin.

Direct but Effective: German Work Culture

To foreign businesspeople expanding to the country, German workplaces may initially seem overly formal and rules-bound. But there are many advantages that benefit employers and employees alike, as human resources consultant and leadership coach Anke Wolf tells us.

Germany Offers Nearly Interest-Free Digitalization Loans

The German Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and the country’s business development bank, the KfW, have improved credit terms for companies looking to finance digitalization and innovation projects.