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Webinars

GTAI @ EU Industry Week 2021

Under the motto 'Germany - for a digital and green Europe', GTAI will organize a series of events on the topics of AI and Smart City & Digital Transformation at the EU Industry Week 2021. [March 2nd - March 23, 2021]

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Webinar

2021-2021 Sino-German Health Industry Weeks Roundup

This online event focuses on trends in the German medical technology market and the opportunities it provides for companies from China. Bilateral success stories of Chinese companies active in Germany will be highlighted and invitations for collaboration between medtech manufacturers and innovators from both China and Germany presented.

GTAI's experts are looking forward to meeting you online on March 18, 2021

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Virtual Tour

Hydrogen: wHere wHy wHat wHo wHen and How

Germany Trade and Invest will guide you through today’s Energy landscape, and help you uncover: partners, places, paths and potentials, which will accompany success in this critical phase of Germany’s Energy transition. Register for our virtual tour on March 23, 2021.

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special website

Corona Crisis and Germany

The global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has far-reaching implications for business and the economy. Our special website keeps you informed on current developments in Germany.

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Latest Publication

Industry Overview - The Pharmaceutical Industry in Germany

Europe’s largest pharmaceutical market offers the perfect location for pharmaceutical R&D, production, and sales of medicines. 

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Webinar

2021-2021 Sino-German Health Industry Weeks Roundup

This online event focuses on trends in the German medical technology market and the opportunities it provides for companies from China. Bilateral success stories of Chinese companies active in Germany will be highlighted and invitations for collaboration between medtech manufacturers and innovators from both China and Germany presented.

GTAI's experts are looking forward to meeting you online on March 18, 2021

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Update

Germany Tightens Corona Restrictions

In response to rising Covid-19 infection figures in Germany and across Europe, the federal German government and the sixteen regional German states have imposed a number of new restrictions.

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FDI

AmCham Pres: What US Firm Wouldn’t Want to Do Business in Germany?

GTAI talked with Frank Sportolari, the president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Germany, about why US companies’ appreciation for Germany as a place to do business has risen during the corona pandemic and where the trans-Atlantic partnership could be headed.

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Fact Sheet

Education and Digital Learning in Germany

Digitalization is transforming learning – in the classroom, the workplace and at home. Significant opportunities exist for innovative digital learning platforms and solutions providers in Germany - Europe’s biggest and most diverse education and learning market. Download the latest fact sheet about Digital Learning in Germany for free.

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FDI Reporting

In 2019, 1851 foreign companies have settled in Germany, the number of planned jobs has risen significantly from 24,000 (2018) to 42,000. 

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Brexit Special: Expanding to Germany

The United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union has led to a reorientation of business worldwide. GTAI advises and supports British and international companies seeking to establish business operations in Germany.

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New Platform

See how Germany works for you.

Where is the best place to do business? The answer you often get is Germany. Because Germany works. So welcome to this website and the opportunities Germany offers.

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Contact Us!

Looking to expand your business presence to Germany? We can provide all necessary information free of charge. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

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Industries in Germany

What does the current Covid-19 crisis mean for individual industries in Germany? Find your industry and industry expert using the drop-down menu.

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Business Location Germany

Germany was one of the safest investment locations worldwide before the current Covid-19 crisis. The country’s strong and stable economy now puts it on a strong footing to deal with the pandemic.

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Investment Guide to Germany

The German market was never closer. And setting up business in Germany never easier. As a global agency that acts locally, Germany Trade & Invest has considerable experience in helping international companies set up business in Germany. Please scroll through the individual chapters.

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Coming to Germany

Get an overview about Germany's entry regulations and find out what documents are needed for your business activities.

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Establishing a Company

Establishing a business in Germany is easy but requires several steps. Find all the information you need to start your business in Germany here.

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Incentive Programs

Germany offers numerous programs designed to fit the needs of all economic activites at every stage of the investment process. From cash incentives to R&D and labor-related incentives, find out how your project can benefit from public funding.

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The Tax System

Germany sets itself apart from other leading industrial nations with extremely generous tax reforms. By significantly reducing its corporate tax levels, indirect labor costs are extremely low and the window of opportunity for your business is wide open.

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Employees and Social Security

Companies are only as successful as their employees. Get an overview of Germany’s employment regulations and find out everything you need to know about the German social security system.

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The Legal Framework

Learn more about the regulations of business activities in Germany and how its legal system can protect your investment.

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Corona Crisis and Germany

The global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has far-reaching implications for business and the economy. Our special website keeps you informed on current developments in Germany.

Investment Consulting

Step by step to success - have a look at our comprehensive line of services and see how we will help your business grow in Germany.

Markets Germany

ISSUE 1/21 - LET'S CARRY ON

As cases of Covid-19 surged again across the world last fall, German authori- ties took quick action to limit infection numbers. The measures were typical of Germany’s response to the unprecedented situation: attempting to balance eco- nomic concerns with necessary and timely health interventions.

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Brexit: Expanding to Germany

GTAI advises and supports British and international companies seeking to establish business operations in Germany.

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Start-ups: Together for Trends & Innovations

Discover Trends & Innovations of the start-up ecosystem of the Digital Hub Initiative in Germany

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