• Events with up to 1,000 people possible under new law

    The Schmidts Tivoli will be among the first theatres in Hamburg to resume operations on Thursday (July, 2 2020) after the senate passed a law permitting the resumption of cultural events under conditions that adhere to corona-linked restrictions. Carsten Brosda, Senator for Culture and Media, will...

    Thu, 02 Jul 2020 06:00:00 +0200
  • What's next for Philips – post-corona?

    The Philips campus in Röntgenstraße is gradually coming back to life. The company switched to Working@Home in just a few days in mid March. Only employees working in production and field service engineers, who install and repair medical equipment in hospitals and doctors' practices, continued to...

    Wed, 24 Jun 2020 06:00:00 +0200
  • UKE presents first results of corona study on children and youths

    Children and youths across Hamburg examined for COVID-19 - older children frequently have antibodies
    Tue, 23 Jun 2020 06:00:00 +0200
  • Germany's "Corona-Warn-App" now available – alert per mobile phone

    Germany made its contact tracing app called “Corona Warn App” available for download Tuesday (June 16, 2020) from Apple's App Store and Google Play. The app should help contain the spread of Covid-19 and disrupt the chain of infections as swiftly as possible. To this end, the free and voluntary app...

    Wed, 17 Jun 2020 11:34:27 +0200
  • Working and travelling to follow home offices?

    Pandemic elicits change in values, new thinking and innovative ways of working - no return to pre corona?
    Fri, 12 Jun 2020 13:08:54 +0200
  • IFB launches "Hamburg Liquidity Loan"

    IFB Hamburg has launched the EUR 300 million Hamburg Liquidity Loan (Hamburg-Kredit Liquidität) for struggling SMEs, the self-employed as well as associations and non-profit organisations that have run into liquidity problems amid the corona crisis, a press release said Thursday after applications...

    Tue, 02 Jun 2020 14:53:45 +0200
  • Emergency Lab enters next round - seizing opportunity in a crisis

    Creative professionals and SMEs have until the deadline of June 4, 2020 to submit their applications for Emergency Lab #2 to be held from June 15-19, 2020 with emphasis on digitalisation. The Emergency Lab has been set up by the Cross Innovation Hub, which is part of Hamburg Kreativ Gesellschaft, to...

    Fri, 29 May 2020 06:00:00 +0200
  • Hamburg-based Dermalog develops body temperature camera

    The Hamburg-based biometrics company Dermalog has developed a highly-accurate camera to measure body temperatures swiftly in a bid to help contain pandemics. Demand is high and the company now has clients in "nearly 50 countries", the Hamburger Abendblatt daily quoted Sven Böckler, press officer, as...

    Wed, 03 Jun 2020 15:36:19 +0200
  • Hamburg eases more corona restrictions

    New relaxed corona measures for cultural, sport and educational sectors
    Thu, 28 May 2020 06:00:00 +0200
  • Hamburg's creative hit on new ways of tackling crisis

    Love always finds a way - even of bypassing corona rules, which are presently proving an obstacle to large events like wedding ceremonies. Anne Meier, a professional event organizer, runs several branches of her Waterkant company across Hamburg and corona has left all of them vacant for the moment. ...

    Wed, 27 May 2020 10:18:30 +0200