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  • Jul 11, 2014
  • Updated: 5:14am
Germany Country Report

Japanese and Chinese companies strengthen status of Munich

The city of Munich has a lot to offer aside from the world-famous Oktoberfest and the Bayern Munich soccer club.

Friday, 5 July, 2013, 10:41pm

Germany's most desired fashion brand s.Oliver expands to Asia

A truly successful fashion brand reflects a cosmopolitan style, transcends culture and appeals to the different tastes of consumers worldwide. Creating real fashion for real people, family-owned fashion and lifestyle firm s.Oliver Bernd Freier is going more international.

5 Jul 2013 - 10:39pm

Grabs leader captures Asia's growing heavy-lifting industry

Quick and efficient loading and unloading of cargos have never been as important as in today's globalised world - particularly in Asia where ports work nearly round-the-clock. At the centre of it all are the industry's heavy lifters: cranes and various lifting accessories called grabs.

5 Jul 2013 - 10:38pm

Megatrends fuel series of innovations at SEW-Eurodrive

The era of China being the low-cost factory of the world is coming to a close, as the country makes way for an environment for more sustainable growth following its 12th five-year plan.

Keys to realising such a vision are strategic industries such as automotive and electronics, combined with foreign investment in modern technologies and environment protection.

5 Jul 2013 - 10:33pm

Braun flexes muscles for Asia's design-savvy consumers

Braun, more than a trusted household name, is an icon that has influenced and inspired the evolution of consumer products since its inception in 1921. Approaching its centennial, the company is bringing its legacy of innovation to a broader global stage while keeping true to its brand line: "Compellingly bold. Demanding on details."

5 Jul 2013 - 10:31pm

Conergy offers excellent access to global solar markets

The solar industry is undergoing fundamental changes globally with the enormous decline of system prices and decreasing feed-in tariffs over the past years. However, this necessary maturing process paves the way for grid parity and competitiveness of solar electricity.

5 Jul 2013 - 10:29pm

Deloitte's foresight gives it an edge in China

Understanding investment trends of the past is crucial to gaining a competitive advantage nowadays. Around a decade ago when the drive among investors to venture into the mainland had not yet reached fever pitch, Deloitte & Touche anticipated China's rise in the global economy and began early to explore possibilities.

5 Jul 2013 - 10:28pm

Asian megastructures stand strong with DYWIDAG-Systems International

DYWIDAG-Systems International (DSI) is a global leader in developing, manufacturing and supplying post-tensioning and geotechnical systems for construction, mining and tunnelling. DSI's products are used in civil engineering and infrastructure such as bridges, tanks and wind turbines, and to stabilise slopes, secure excavations and strengthen foundations.

5 Jul 2013 - 10:25pm

arvato provides global know-how to expanding Asian firms

Books and businesses start with a story. The success story that is arvato, the business process outsourcing (BPO) arm of Bertelsmann, started in 1959 when the company decided to offer its book distribution services to internal clients and external publishers. Nowadays, arvato is an integrated solution provider with a wide range of services.

5 Jul 2013 - 10:20pm

Berlin Heart helps failing hearts

Heart failure (HF) is among the leading causes of death globally and, with the rarity of readily available heart donors, HF will continue to claim lives.

Amid this, Berlin Heart is changing the medical landscape with innovative paracorporeal and implantable ventricular assist devices (VADs), providing a lifeline to patients awaiting heart transplants.

5 Jul 2013 - 10:17pm