Berlin/Düsseldorf – Federal Minister of Economics Peter Altmaier is working on a concept to revive the German economy after the acute crisis. This concept is not limited to economic stimulus programs but is intended to improve the competitiveness of the domestic economy.
Munich – Dr. Frank Stieler will resign from his office as CEO of KraussMaffei Group GmbH on March 31, 2020 and Dr. Michael Ruf, present COO of the company, will take over the position from April 1, 2020. The COO position will not be taken again.
Stuttgart – Bosch Healthcare Solutions is currently working on the development of a COVID-19 rapid testing kit for the Vivalytic platform and will launch this in April 2020. The Vivalytic VRI test (Viral Respiratory Tract Infections) checks the patient’s sample for the SARS CoV-2 virus.
Hannover. – HANNOVER MESSE cannot take place this year due to the increasingly critical situation surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic. The Hannover region has issued a decree that prohibits the staging of the world's leading tradeshow for industrial technology.