Economy & Business News
May 22, 2013
Iconic American blue jean company, Levi Strauss & Co celebrates is 140th anniversary this year. The company was founded by German immigrant Levi Strauss in 1873 and his patented blue jeans became one of the most recognizable pieces of clothing on the planet.
May 8, 2013
In the past decade, the amount of women in management roles in Germany has been on the rise, but Chancellor Merkel says that German companies have to pick up the pace. In a Women’s Summit on May 7 she discussed the barriers to women in the workplace and will use their insight to develop a strategy for the future.
Women in Leadership Roles
May 7, 2013
Even though we started into the year 2013 with a data volume of over 2 zettabytes (that’s a 2 with 21 zeros or 2 sextillion bytes), we are still just at the beginning of collecting data volumes of she...
May 6, 2013
Transatlantic investment is increasingly important for Germany. The U.S. began 133 new investment projects in Germany in 2012, which represents about 15 percent of total new investment projects.
Investment in Germany
May 6, 2013
| Press and Information Office of the Federal Government
The economy of the European Union is expected to recover gradually in the second half of 2013. Growth is projected to become more robust in the course of 2014, according to the European Commission’s spring economic forecast.