• HanseMerkur doing well despite corona

    The Hamburg-based insurer, HanseMerkur, has drawn a positive, interim corona balance. The pandemic has not been a particularly heavy burden on the company. Employees tried and tested the flexible working conditions at the height of the coronavirus outbreak and have welcomed their continuation into...

  • UKE: Patient, 23, gets world's tiniest electric pacemaker

    UKE: Heart and Vascular Center implants world's tiniest wireless pacemaker with atrial perception in 23-year-old girl
  • Renewable energies sector calls for greater climate protection

    Survey of sector comes in wake of corona pandemic
  • France facing many post-corona challenges

    Hamburg News interviewed Katharina Scriba in Paris who is the HamburgAmbassador to France
  • EUR 1.2 million for research into multiple sclerosis drug

    The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research is putting EUR 1.2 million towards a joint research project by the University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE) and the Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology (IME). The project aims to characterize a targeted protein and...

  • 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...

  • What can the world expect after corona?

    Thirty-nine voluntary HamburgAmbassadors in 29 countries raise Hamburg's profile abroad.
  • Awards for Hamburg's mobility projects

    The German Ministry of Economics (BMWi) has honoured two Hamburg-based projects focusing on inner-city mobility as part of the Innovation Prize for Real Laboratories, a press release said Tuesday (May 26, 2020). The ministry honoured nine out of 125 entries in the categories “Retrospectives...

  • Forecast Award 2020 for Hamburg Institute of International Economics

    FocusEconomics, a leading provider of economic analysis and forecasts headquartered in Spain, has named the Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI) as the recipient of the 2020 Forecast Award for Germany, a HWWI press release said Friday (May 15, 2020). The prize honours HWWI as the most...

  • Future of renewable energy sector is digital

    Digitalisation crucial for renewable energy sector - hydrogen gains importance