Last year, German shipbuilding suppliers received 16 percent fewer orders from China than in 2016. They'd traditionally enjoyed a technological edge over Asian competitors, but that may be changing.
What role can Chinese network supplier Huawei play in building Germany's 5G network? It's a question of faith, but not only — so Berlin is taking its time to give a definitive answer.
Banks in Germany have finally gotten serious about enabling private account holders and businesses to transfer money in a lightning-fast way. Payment systems industry expert Leo Lipis tells DW about the benefits.
The West seems to be amazed by China’s rapid rise and innovative capacity. For China, however, the past 200 years were an an anomaly. DW’s Frank Sieren says it’s time to throw the old cliches overboard.
Chinese telecom giant Huawei would like to help build up Germany's 5G mobile network, but concerns abound about the firm's closeness to Beijing and the potential for spying. Germany is not alone in its fears.
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