Germany is among the world’s most highly developed industrialized countries and tightly connected with the global market. More than one in four euros is earned by exporting goods and services and more than one in five jobs depends on foreign trade.
Germany's attractiveness for foreign investors is based on its economic creativity, dynamism and efficiency. Organizations and platforms like iXPOS or GTAI offer orientation for those interested in Germany as a business location.
The 11th German-African Energy Forum 2017 takes place in Hamburg/Germany from April 25th to April 26th, 2017. The Forum is organized by Afrika-Verein (German-African Business Association) and ...
Energy for Industry in Africa!
From 9th to 10th February, the German Ambassador in Ghana, H.E. Christoph Retzlaff, took part in the second German African Business Summit (GABS) in Nairobi. The conference was an opportunity to emphasize the prospects of a corporate level economic cooperation between Germany and Africa and to establish further ties.
German African Business Summit, Nairobi 2017
AFRIKA KOMMT! Fellowship Program 2016 -2018 starts its 6th intake
With this program German economy builds bridges to Africa, Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier stated when he welcomed the participants of the previous program from Africa at the Federal Foreign Office last February. The program aims at highly qualified young professionals and junior executives from Sub-Saharan Africa with several years of hands-on work experience, strong leadership qualities and a very high level of commitment and dedication. The online-application for the 6th intake is open until 2nd February 2017.
Visit www.afrika-kommt.de for more information and see the attached announcement.
Announcement AFRIKA KOMMT! Fellowship Program 2016-2018 [pdf, 333.17k]
Germany has the largest economy within the European Union and the fourth largest in the world. With the largest GDP and the highest population in the EU, it offers great opportunities for business and investment.
Germany as a location for business and investment