• Business climate recovers slightly, latest barometer finds

    Entrepreneurs and the craft trades more confident about future - lockdown slowing recovery
  • Apps removing language barriers and saving lives

    Language barriers when visiting a doctor can have serious consequences, if information about symptoms, pre-existing conditions or medication is missing or misunderstood. That lack of information can prove life-threatening in an emergency when every minute counts. "Reliable information is vital in a...

  • Northern Germany's industrial healthcare industry on solid course

    Life Science Nord Cluster presents latest figures on sector's "economic footprint" and current mood
  • Co-working in countryside gaining popularity

    Hamburg News presents unusual co-working spaces for remote workers in rural parts of metropolitan region
  • Winners of "Metropolitaner Award" announced

    The Hinz&Kunzt charity for the homeless, the Ankerland e. V. association, which helps traumatised children and young people, and Niels Schröder, choirmaster of "Der Norden singt", won Metropolitan Awards 2020, which were presented Tuesday during a gala in the Elbphilharmonie. They had emerged as...

  • Elbphilharmonie hosts Metropolitaner Award

    Associations, foundations and companies expected at ceremony honouring commitment to Hamburg Metropolitan Region
  • "The Surfdeck“ to open in metropolitan region by 2023

    The Hamburg-based start-up "The Surfdeck" has announced plans to build a 60,000 m²  indoor surfing lagoon in Stade by 2023 with artificially generated, rolling waves for surfing enthusiasts across the Hamburg Metropolitan Regionwho cannot always travel long distances to the sea. The artificial...

  • Finalists of "Metropolitaner 2020" award selected

    Hamburg Metropolitan Region honours special commitment. The jury has shortlisted 15 nominees out of 116 entries
  • Hamburg's goal of becoming hydrogen centre taking shape

    "A successful energy transition means combining security of supply, affordability and environmental compatibility with innovative and intelligent climate protection," according to Germany's "National Hydrogen Strategy" which was adopted by the cabinet in June. Alternatives to fossil fuels are needed...

  • Metropolitan Region eyeing spot as top eco-friendly hydrogen provider

    Ten-point plan to safeguard competitiveness of Hamburg Metropolitan Region - emphasis on renewable energies and eco-friendly hydrogen, joint innovation and marketing as well as skilled workers