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Dec 19, 2018, 08:23 ET Germany Bets a Billion on Batteries

BERLIN, Dec. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - A Franco-German agreement on battery cell production, signed off by Federal Minister for Economics and Energy Peter Altmaier and his French counterpart Bruno Le Maire on ...


Jul 10, 2018, 09:38 ET Germany Clinches Investment for Huge Lithium Cell Factory

Chancellor Merkel and Premier Xi Jinping present to witness signatures on investment agreement BERLIN, July 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd. (CATL) founder Dr. Robin Zeng and...


May 20, 2016, 06:43 ET Germany Hits Record Investment Levels

Number of jobs created also reaches a new high BERLIN, May 20, 2016 /CNW/ - Germany attracted more than 2,300 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects in 2015, according to federal economic...


Sep 26, 2014, 12:15 ET Eastern Germany to Become the New European ICT Hub

Investor conference in Washington, DC BERLIN and WASHINGTON, Sept. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - The US network security company FireEye has recently opened its new R&D centre in Dresden, Saxony. With Dresden...


Jul 17, 2014, 12:00 ET Germany Tops World Energy Efficiency Ranking

German (energy) efficiency combatting climate change BERLIN, July 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Germany has knocked the UK off the top spot to take first place in the 2014 International Energy Efficiency...


Jun 02, 2014, 09:00 ET Solar Power Storage System Sales Set to Soar in Germany

Prices and politics put PV storage in the spotlight BERLIN, June 2, 2014 /CNW/ - German solar photovoltaic generation peaked at around 15 GW on 11 May 2014 - a record high that caused prices to sink...


Apr 15, 2013, 09:00 ET Data Spectacles Create Rosy Tint

BERLIN, April 15, 2013 /CNW/ - At this year's CeBit, Fraunhofer COMEDD's interactive data glasses were talk of the town. Awarded the Mittelstand Initiative Prize for Innovation, the glasses are...


Feb 22, 2013, 09:00 ET Shiny Appy People

BERLIN AND BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - The fanfare entrance into the market of smartphones is hardly breaking news, but eyebrow-raising figures show how Germany is next up for the app-fed ...


Feb 22, 2013, 09:00 ET Germany Gets Serious on Energy Storage

BERLIN AND TOKYO, Feb. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - On May 1, 2013 access to one of Germany's investment incentive programs will be granted, but only to the bright spark who is able to solve the problem of...


Feb 14, 2013, 08:55 ET Reliable Outsources

BERLIN, Feb. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - German satellite TV provider Sky Germany AG are to open a new customer service center on the outskirts of Berlin today, the latest high-profile international company...


Feb 13, 2013, 06:32 ET Bringing Outsourcing Home

BERLIN AND MUMBAI, Feb. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - India is the world's offshoring hub. A country spilling over with quality graduates - many of them in IT - and English skills honed from a very early age is...


Feb 12, 2013, 08:50 ET E-special Delivery

BERLIN AND ORLANDO, FL, Feb. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - In matters of logistics, Germany is often the first country that springs to mind. After all, this is where even the buses run on time, where sat-nav...


Feb 08, 2013, 08:30 ET Backing the Right Horse

BERLIN AND HAMBURG, Feb. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - We have come a long way since Snake. The days of thumbs stabbing at their phones to manipulate a cumbersome viper towards its supper. These days, you are more ...


Jan 30, 2013, 08:00 ET Autobahn Goes Electro Once Again

BERLIN AND PASADENA, CA, Jan. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - It's more than a touch ironic that it was a German band which created the electronic music classic 'Autobahn' in 1974. Wind forward nearly 50 years and...


Jan 24, 2013, 09:00 ET Managing Germany's Decentralized Power

BERLIN, Jan. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - The greatest challenge facing the energy companies in Germany right now is not making sure that sufficient power is produced, but rather directing that energy...


Jan 23, 2013, 09:00 ET Power - With New Intelligence

150m Euros available to Smart Grid Researchers and Developers BERLIN, Jan. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - A new joint funding initiative between the Ministries of Economics (BMWi), Environment (BMU) and Education...


Jan 09, 2013, 08:00 ET Germany in Good Shape Ahead of Tough Year

BERLIN, Jan. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - As the Eurozone faces up to various stern tests of togetherness, economic durability and toughness in 2013, Germany's economy is preparing to be one of few national...


Nov 26, 2012, 07:00 ET Silicon Valley Looks to Germany

Event for venture investing in Germany held in New York and San Francisco BERLIN AND SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 26, 2012 /CNW/ - Google intends to invest one million euros in a new startup hub in Berlin....


Nov 19, 2012, 08:00 ET 15 Percent Increase in the Outsourcing of Financial Processes in Germany

Germany Trade & Invest is participating in the 7th Annual Shared Service & Outsourcing Woche BERLIN, Nov. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - The documents for tax returns have been sent, documents are sorted and there ...


Nov 13, 2012, 12:37 ET World's Largest Power-To-Gas Plant Opens in Stuttgart

Germany Trade & Invest shares the latest business opportunities at this year's IRES 2012 BERLIN, Nov. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - The development of renewable energy in Germany has taken a leap forward with the ...


Nov 13, 2012, 09:00 ET A 300 Million Euro Boost for Biomedicine in Berlin

Germany Trade & Invest shares the latest business opportunities at this year's MEDICA BERLIN, Nov. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Two of Berlin's largest biomedical research centers are merging to form the Berlin...


Nov 12, 2012, 09:00 ET Germany Pushes Expansion of Electromobility

Germany Trade & Invest shares the latest business opportunities at this year's The Battery Show BERLIN, Nov. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - Berlin wants to expand its role as the showcase metropolis for...


Oct 24, 2012, 09:00 ET Germany Will Be Home to Europe's Largest Battery Factory

Germany Trade & Invest shares the latest business opportunities at this year's Batteries 2012 BERLIN, Oct. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - Europe's largest battery cell factory is under construction in the German...


Oct 22, 2012, 09:00 ET Germany: Top Exporter, Pioneering Role in the Energy Revolution, Open to Investors

Entrepreneur trip and investor event held by Germany Trade & Invest in Toronto and Chicago BERLIN, Oct. 22, 2012 /CNW/ - German exports rose unexpectedly in August - in a positive sense. Exports...


Oct 06, 2012, 08:00 ET Germany Trade & Invest Shares the Latest Business Opportunities at This Year's Battery+Storage 2012

Germany: One Billion Euros to Boost Electric Vehicle Development BERLIN, Oct. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - The energy revolution in Germany is in full swing, including within the field of electromobility. Despite ...