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Frankfurt – first place in fDi’s German Cities of the Future 2016/17 ranking @Invest

This year’s German City of the Future, Frankfurt, has an impressive strategy in place to attract investors.
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Minister of Economic Affairs Al-Wazir and Dr. Waldschmidt in Seoul @Invest

Promoting relations between Korean and Hessian companies and establishing networks formed the focus of a seminar event held as part of a delegation trip to Japan and Korea by the Hessen Ministry of Economic Affairs. Hessen Minister of Economic Affairs Tarek Al-Wazir and Dr. Rainer Waldschmidt, CEO ...
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Northern Hessen is among Europe @Invest

According to the currently published "Innovation Scoreboard" of the European Commission, this objective was reached a lot earlier than planned: Northern Hessen has now advanced to the champions league of the innovation regions, the so-called innovation leaders.
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Digital Health Everywhere – 3rd Mobile Health Forum 2016 @HTAI

Mobile information and communication technologies create enormous opportunities for personal healthcare and also for related industries such as health, care, fitness, and IT. August 31, 2016 / Frankfurt am Main / Germany / Simultaneous translation into English will be provided.
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Helaba Study “Financial Center of Frankfurt: Making Further Headway” @Invest

Frankfurt has assumed the leadership role among the financial centers in continental Europe. This is the conclusion that Helaba’s economists arrived at in their anniversary study “Financial Center of Frankfurt: Making Further Headway.”
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New Image Brochure “We are Hessen – Germany’s Business State” @Invest

We look forward to telling you about Hessen’s credentials as a place to do business, its international presence, its capacity for innovation and – last but not least – the high quality of life that it offers.
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Ecodesign for a resource-efficient economy @Invest

This brochure explains why companies and developers engage in  Ecodesign, what Ecodesign is and how it works in practice. The brochure contain many practical examples and helpful cross-references to methods and tools, sources of information, framework conditions and funding instruments.
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Northern Hessen - Future E-Mobility / European logistic hub @Invest

Electromobility is a significant growth market of unimaginable dimensions. Individual mobility needs coincide with the growth of the world’s population and will result in an increase of 450 percent in automobiles over the next 15 years.
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Investment climate for 2016 more positive among US companies @Invest

Is digitalization a job killer or not? American companies in Germany are optimistic: Digitalization will result in changes, but not in an overall loss of jobs. Even on a more general level, the investment climate among US investors in Germany has improved. For the year 2016, respondents anticipate ...
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Mechanical engineering in Hessen @Invest

44,533 people were employed in mechanical engineering in Hessen in 2014, which corresponds to 10.9 % of those employed by local manufacturing industries. Mechanical engineering is thus the fifth largest industrial employer in Hessen behind chemicals & pharmaceuticals, metalworking, automobiles ...
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The cultural and creative economy in Hessen @Invest

The potential for innovation in the cultural and creative economy is being increasingly recognised and the significance of creative services is becoming more and more the focus of entrepreneurial action.
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International Hessen: Third record year for settlements and high satisfaction among the settled companies @Invest

The numbers prove it: Hessen is extraordinarily attractive for foreign investors. The good traffic infrastructure coupled with one of the world's largest airports, an outstanding research environment, a qualified workforce, the central location in Germany and Europe, and the vibrant ...
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Frankfurt am Main has once again been rated among the top 10 with regard to quality of living @Invest

Employees of foreign companies and institutions feel particularly at home in Frankfurt. The city on the Main river was ranked among the top 10 in a study conducted on quality of living.
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Hessen 2016 – Facts and Figures @Invest

The current figures featured in the 20-page edition of “Hessen 2016 - Facts and Figures” is now on the market.
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markets Germany - Issue 01/2016 - SMART COUNTRY @Invest

This edition of markets Germany is one thing above all else: smart!
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A Signal Effect for Hessen – An Indian Industrial Association is Coming to Frankfurt @Trade

India's largest industrial association, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), is opening its German office in Frankfurt.
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Biotech in Hessen - Facts and Figures @Invest

Biotechnology in Hessen is a genuine success story. In the meantime firmly established as an interdisciplinary technology in a region with a traditionally strong chemical and pharmaceutical industry, it is now making a major contribution to the economic dynamism of the State of Hessen.
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Frankfurter Forum: "Germany from Outside" @Trade

Germany, located in the heart of Europe, is the powerhouse of the EU, the driver of economic development, a country striving to gain new strength in technological progress and undergoing a profound immigration crisis – these are just some of the aspects defining Germany's role in the world.
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Competence Atlas Hessen-Biotech - The Spectrum of Biotechnology Companies in Hessen 2015 @HTAI

Biotechnology is now an indispensable, integral component of numerous industrial processes and even of our everyday lives. In the field of medicine, it contributes to earlier detection and better treatment of illnesses by way of new diagnostic procedures and drugs. In commerce, it is the key to the ...
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New Study: Germany can greatly benefit from the concept of a circular economy @Invest

Positive effects through the better use of resources: households can reduce the cost of mobility, food and housing by a quarter by 2030 – further economic growth by 0.3 percentage points possible
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Funding Report 2015: over 1,000 small and mid-sized companies funded @Invest

More than 1,000 small and mid-sized companies were supported by Hessen’s economic development program last year.
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Ten Towers and Three Museums @Invest

In 2016 a number of new construction projects in Frankfurt cast their shadows ahead. Especially residential projects are taking shape as well as new commercial buildings, high-rise buildings and museums.
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Hessen is the top location for data centers @Invest

Data centers together with broadband networks form the backbone of the digital world and are, therefore, a decisive economic factor. The digitalization of the economy and society continues to make advances. By now, data centers have become necessary infrastructure for almost every economic activity ...
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U.S. News Ranks Germany No. 1 @Invest

That's according to the inaugural "Best Countries" ranking from U.S. News & World Report, the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School and global brand consultants BAV Consulting. The ranking was officially unveiled at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, in January.
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Strong annual financial report for the automotive market in Hessen @Invest

The automotive market in Hessen closed its annual reports with a double-digit increase of new passenger car registrations which grew an unexpected nine percent, reaching a total of 343,745 (previous year: 315,433).
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Its silhouette alone gives it away – Frankfurt is bursting with the flair of an international city @Invest

The skyline with the Messeturm tower and the skyscrapers of the large banks are the true symbol of the city on the river Main, and the reason behind Frankfurt's nickname "Mainhattan".
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DFB Gets Green Light for Academy in Frankfurt @Invest

The German FA has won a vote to build a new football academy in Frankfurt on land currently used for golf and horse racing.
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Data throughput on the Internet Exchange DE-CIX breaks the record with 5 terabits per second @Invest

Internet traffic in Germany shows no signs of slowing down. At the end of April the data throughput on the German Internet Exchange DE-CIX in Frankfurt am Main exceeded the top speed of 4 Tbit/s. The next record was set again on December when, late in the evening, the threshold of 5 Tbit/s was ...
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Frankfurt state lead German FDI charge @Invest

Germany is a major FDI player both within western Europe and globally. fDi takes a look at which cities and regions are the country's standout performers.
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