How companies saw off managers – and what helps against it

Oversized hand overturns table with managers Companies are increasingly separating from executives – not always in the fine way. (Photo: Matt Kenyon / Icon Images / F1online) Düsseldorf The divisional director of an insurance company felt presented: while he was presenting the successes of his department in the presence of his colleagues, the divisional board […]

Germany and Australia sign hydrogen agreements

hydrogen Germany and Australia have signed a trade agreement for hydrogen. (Photo: dpa) Germany and Australia have signed an agreement to establish a trading relationship based on renewable energies. Economy Minister Peter Altmaier and Education and Research Minister Anja Karliczek signed a letter of intent with the Australian Minister for Energy and Emission Reduction, Angus […]

25 companies on the “black list”

Frau am Laptop The Dax 30 companies currently have an average of 17.4 percent women on the board. (Photo: dpa) Berlin For the first time, the Fidar initiative, which advocates women in management positions, is presenting a list of those companies that would be forced to act as a result of the planned quota for […]

CO2 storage: CCS technology before the breakthrough

Carbon dioxide storage Many hopes rest on the technology, but it is met with skepticism among climate protectors. (Foto: Julius Brauckmann, Getty Images, Reuters, Climeworks PR) Düsseldorf The total CO2 emissions in Europe for the next 300 to 400 years: this is how much fits into the carbon dioxide storage off the west coast of Norway. […]

Siemens Energy and Siemens Gamesa enter hydrogen market

New technology Wind energy is to be converted directly into hydrogen (Photo: dpa) Düsseldorf / Frankfurt The energy technology group Siemens Energy and the wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa want to make the production of hydrogen market-ready with a new technology. In a project costing around 120 million euros, the partners want to develop an […]

Companies discover chatbots and blogs

SAP company website SAP is one of the companies that clearly address the issue of diversity and inclusion. (Photo: screenshot) Düsseldorf The leading German corporations have caught up in digital corporate communications. Social media channels are now considered mandatory, and artificial intelligence is increasingly used in communication with customers, investors and the public. In addition, […]

DFB-Pokal: games of the 2nd round terminated

The DFB has timed the 2nd round in the DFB Cup. From the Ruhr area, Schalke 04, BVB, VfL Bochum and Rot-Weiss Essen are still in the competition. So far it was clear: the 2nd round in DFB-Pokal will be held on December 22nd and 23rd, 2020. Now the DFB has scheduled the 16 games […]

Live! The draw for the first round in the Niederrhein Cup

FVN The drawing of the pairings in the Lower Rhine Cup begins at 7 p.m. Photo: Thorsten Tillmann From 7 p.m. live in the ticker at RevierSport: The draw for the first round in the Lower Rhine Cup. Here you can find all pairings as soon as they are drawn. We are looking for a […]

Dax closes more than one percent firmer – Wirecard in focus

Düsseldorf The leading German index is trading more firmly: it ends the trading day up 1.2 percent at 12,232 points. During the course of the day, the Dax initially oscillated between the profit and loss zones, but rose strongly in the late afternoon. It is still more than 40 percent above its March lows. Thanks […]