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Charles Kingston - REFIRE

REFIRE

Among its many claims to fame, Berlin is recognized as the home of the Currywurst and the Döner Kebab. These culinary delicacies have fanned out across the world, and their provenance as originating in Germany’s capital is not disputed. Read more

Opinion

Charles Kingston - REFIRE

REFIRE

The news this week that Caterpillar, often viewed as a bellwether industrial group, reported a sharp slow down in sales in China will have been widely noted in Germany, many of whose leading exporters will shortly be perusing their own results for... Read more

Opinion

Taunusanlage 8 - T8 building - Frankfurt

Deutscher Pressestern

South Korea’s Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. is reportedly about to sign a deal to buy the Taunusanlage 8 (T8) building in Frankfurt's prime CBD from global asset manager Credit Suisse Asset Management for a price of about €300m, marking its... Read more

Investment

Christian Schulz-Wulkow - EY

Ernst & Young GmbH

Demand for German real estate will remain high through 2017, led by the search for good office space in Berlin, Stuttgart, Hamburg and Munich – while in the residential sector, Frankfurt will see the strongest demand, according to the latest Real... Read more

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Commerzbank AG

© Sabine Kipus - Fotolia.com

Samsung SRA Asset Management, a consortium of financial divisions of South Korea's Samsung Group, was named last week as the preferred bidder to take over Germany's Commerzbank's headquarters in Frankfurt, the tallest office building in Europe. Read more

Investment

Silver Tower Frankfurt

Epizentrum

It’s one of the most prominent buildings in Frankfurt, starting life as Germany’s tallest building and changing hands several times over the last few years, while undergoing a major facelift and modernisation that will ensure it remains a landmark... Read more

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