Hong Kong is building an undersea tunnel connecting the New Territories to the vicinity of the airport. A huge tunnel-boring machine in use there was made in Germany.
The record-setting Gotthard twin train tunnel under the Alps has been opened nearly two decades after work began. DW examines the purpose of the tunnel and the extraordinary feat of engineering behind it.
German firms are closely tied to Asia and are making good money in the region's fast-growing economies. This year's Asia-Pacific Conference of German Business is taking place Hong Kong. Manuela Kasper-Claridge reports.
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