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04 May, 2020, 15:08 BST New Corona Antibody Test Made in Germany "99.8% Accurate"

Roche launched the new serological (antibody-based) test at the company's Penzberg laboratory on Monday, May 4 at a press conference attended by...


06 Apr, 2020, 16:34 BST German Pharma Companies Are Meeting the Corona "Stress Test"

Amidst the coronavirus pandemic people in many countries worry whether too many crucial elements in their healthcare systems have been outsourced, in ...


01 Apr, 2020, 14:17 BST Germany Announces €2 Billion Startup "Booster" to Combat Coronavirus Impact

The German government is supplementing its existing uncapped aid for businesses to survive the ongoing coronavirus crisis with two billion euros...


26 Mar, 2020, 13:58 GMT Germany Devotes €150 Million to Connect Research Hospitals Into Anti-Corona Network

Germany's Education and Research Minister Anja Karliczek announced her ministry was investing €150 million in the project at a press conference with...


23 Mar, 2020, 16:08 GMT Germany Starts Unlimited Relief Program For Corona-hit Firms

The Germany Ministries of Finance and Economic Affairs and Energy - together with the state-owned bank for domestic and foreign economic development, ...


20 Mar, 2020, 13:24 GMT Germany Trade & Invest: German Companies at the Heart of Coronavirus Vaccine Efforts

German companies CureVac and BioNTech were both in the headlines this week as companies working overtime to develop a vaccine to prevent the spread...


05 Mar, 2020, 12:16 GMT Germany Poised to Become World Leader in EV Production

In a new study, McKinsey predicts that Germany will overtake China in making electric vehicles. In its 2020 "Electric Vehicle Index," business...


18 Dec, 2019, 15:42 GMT German Construction and Real Estate Enjoying Double-digit Growth

The currently unsettled international economic climate seems to be having little to no effect on Germans constructing new buildings and buying and...


17 Dec, 2019, 15:46 GMT Germany Redoubles Efforts to Attract Qualified Foreign Workers

State and private sector representatives in Germany – including Chancellor Angela Merkel, Economy Minister Peter Altmaier and Labor Minister Hubertus ...


13 Nov, 2019, 14:19 GMT Germany Welcomes Tesla Gigafactory to Berlin-Brandenburg Location

The proverbial champagne corks were popping after Tesla founder Musk enthused "Berlin rocks!" and announced the American carmaker would be setting up ...


31 Oct, 2019, 08:00 GMT The Digital Hub Initiative is Linking up German Start-ups at The Web Summit in Lisboa

The Web Summit in Lisbon is one of the most important global conferences for technology companies and investors. This year's event takes place from...


09 Oct, 2019, 17:20 BST GTAI: Germany Pledges €300 Million for Green Hydrogen Research

As part of the Energiewende, Germany's transition to non-nuclear, sustainable power sources, the Ministry of Education and Research will pump at...


03 Sep, 2019, 14:00 BST Germany Invests €40bn to Transform Coal Regions

The German cabinet is putting forward legislation allocating 40 billion euros to help coal-producing regions transition to sustainable economies. The ...


08 Feb, 2013, 13:30 GMT Edge of Darkness

Germany is facing a unique problem on its streets. An EU directive decreed that from September 2012 onwards no more filament light bulbs could be...


02 Sep, 2011, 02:00 BST Solar Industry Reaching out to German Soccer Fans

European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition - EU PVSEC 2011 With German soccer season in full swing, international solar companies...


21 Jan, 2011, 14:00 GMT 125 Years of German Automotive Tradition Shifts to Batteries

- 11th International Advanced Automotive Battery Conference January 29th marks the 125th anniversary of the birth of the automobile by Karl Benz. On...