Japanese Banks Come to Frankfurt

Numerous financial institutions shift their focus from London to the Continent in the wake of the Brexit vote.

Collaboration on Campus

The Technical University of Munich cooperates more closely with the corporate sector than any other German university. While the students benefit from hands-on training, companies get ideas for innovative products and new technologies.

“Cyber Valley” Initiative for AI

The Cyber Valley initiative aimed at transforming the Stuttgart-Tübingen area into a key international location for state-of-the-art research on artificial intelligence – including machine learning, robotics and computer vision – is taking shape.

Baltic Business Angels

Several experienced entrepreneurs in Schleswig-Holstein have teamed up to launch the Baltic Business Angels Schleswig-Holstein to build bridges between startups and business angels by pooling their knowledge and financial resources.

NRW Performing Well

North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) performed exceptionally well in the 2018 ranking of Europe’s most attractive regions and cities for investment conducted by London’s fDi magazine.

“Open District Hub”

Together with 13 partners from the business world, the Fraunhofer Gesellschaft has launched “Open District Hub e.V.”

German Federal Report on Research and Innovation 2018

The Federal Report on Research and Innovation 2018, adopted by the Federal Cabinet this summer, confirms that Germany continues to be at the forefront of international competitiveness thanks to its research and innovation (R&I) efforts.

Network Research

The new Ericsson IoT Business Lab in Herzogenrath near Aachen has been in operation for four months now.

Bridging the Skills Gap

Mario Kratsch, vice president at the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest (GACC), explains how German-style dual apprenticeship training – one of the bedrocks of German economic success – could solve the shortage of skilled workers in the U.S.

Billion-Investment of Bosch in Dresden

Bosch started the construction of a new semiconductor plant in Dresden, which should enter into operation by late 2021.