Gildemeister enjoys iconic status in German industry. The machine-tool manufacturer has a new name after former partner Mori Seiki won majority control. How do Japanese-German corporate marriages work? We visit the Tokyo offices of DMG Mori.
A machine-tool maker called DMG Mori has its headquarters in Iga. What's special about the company is that it's working on the next generation of industrial machines - the 'Industry 4.0' generation.
The alarm bells are ringing: The Chinese want to buy German robot maker Kuka and it's keeping Sigmar Gabriel, the minister for economic affairs, up at night. DW's Henrik Böhme thinks it's much ado about nothing.
Chinese investors have said they're interested in stepping up their activities in Europe and Germany in particular. A weak euro provides some extra motivation for investors to sign lucrative deals.
Stock market turmoil and less-than-rosy economic data leave no doubt that China’s economy is in dire straits. But that hasn’t stopped massive, state-owned corporations from going on shopping sprees in Europe.
© 2017 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version