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Germany's digital economy ranks sixth in the world

"The Monitoring Report provides a good data basis to identify fields of action at the political and economic levels", State Secretary Machnig said on the occasion of the presentation of the Monitoring Report DIGITAL Economy 2015. more

Electricity market; Source: BMWi/Holger Vonderlind

Electricity market: fit for the 21st century

The new Electricity Market Act will strengthen market mechanisms and ensure security of supply. Read more about this in the latest edition of our newsletter "Energiewende direkt". Follow the link to the newsletter


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The economic situation in Germany in November

Overall economic output is continuing to see a solid expansion in spite of some headwinds. The services sector is still on the upswing and the labour market is continuing to develop favourably.

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Machnig opens International Raw Materials Conference

"As an importer of industrial raw materials, Germany bears a special responsibility for people and the environment in countries with extractive industries," the State Secretary said.