Bosch Announces New Rapid Coronavirus Test

The health care division of world-renowned German company Bosch announced on March 26 that it has developed a test kit for COVID-19 and nine other viral respiratory illnesses.

40 Million for IDnow

Munich fintech start-up IDnow has raised 40 million USD from New York investor Corsair capital. The company says it plans to use the windfall to open further offices in France and Britain.

Gaming in Germany

Germany’s 2020 budget includes 50 million euros for promoting gaming, and industry representatives are full of praise for the state support.

AI for SMEs

General access to artificial intelligence. That’s the guiding idea behind the Fraunhofer Institute’s “Learning Systems” Research Center in the southwestern German state of Baden-Württemberg.

Renewable Energy Records

The final data is still coming in, but one thing is clear: 2019 was a record year for renewable energy in Germany.

Chemical Attraction

Germany’s chemicals sector is the largest in Europe and also one of the most innovative in the world. While its strength lies in producing basic chemicals efficiently, it also has a few lucrative secrets up its sleeve.

Germany Poised to Become World Leader in EV Production

In a new study, McKinsey predicts that Germany will overtake China in making electric vehicles.

Lightweight Engineering in Germany

Germany is a world leader in lightweight construction and engineering. And that is generating opportunities and innovation in engineering, materials technology, design and services. Watch our video!

Travel Tech’s New Frontier

Germany has Europe’s largest and most competitive travel sector with a high outbound share. Travel technology start-ups are setting up camp around the country, while Berlin boasts its first travel tech unicorn.

Hydrogen Hotspot

Germany’s federal government has said it wants to make the country leader in hydrogen energy.