Business

Germany is the world’s fourth-largest economy, highly innovative and has a strong focus on exports. The future lies in Industry 4.0.

Topic of the week: Economic trends

The Tesla effect

Tesla's decision in favour of Brandenburg has drawn attention to Germany's new federal states. Will they become the centre of e-mobility?
Topic of the week: Economic trends

The e-offensive

Volkswagen is more committed to e-mobility than any other German automaker. Thomas Ulbrich, VW's board member responsible for e-mobility, explains what the company is planning.
Topic of the week: Economic trends

Rethinking capitalism

In Davos, experts from the fields of politics and business will be discussing a new economic form. Professor Jens Südekum explains the issues involved.
Topic of the week: international business

A European champion

How one Dutch and two German companies together became world market leaders for machines to produce super microchips.
Israel

Moon Mission

Israeli and German companies are intending to go to the moon together – and are building a landing system for commercial use.

German-made technology

Germany’s entrepreneurs are really making things happen and are attracting considerable international attention. Three examples that you might not have suspected were from Germany.