Inzell Balloon Week – Atmospheric moments at the beginning of the new year

Inzell Balloon Week – Atmospheric moments at the beginning of the new year
Along with the Oktoberfest in Munich and the Christkindlesmarkt in Nuremberg, Bavaria offers its residents and visitors numerous atmospheric events and traditional festivities. A very special event held at the beginning of every year is, for example, the Balloon Week in Inzell. It provides an atmospheric beginning to the new year from 25th to 30th...

Top-class research into humans – The Helmholtz Association

Top-class research into humans – The Helmholtz Association
With its 18 natural sciences-technical and biological-medical centres throughout Germany, the Helmholtz Association represents top-class research into the basis of life and the future of humans. Branches of the Helmholtz Association in Bavaria include the German Research Center for Environmental Health in Munich and the German Aerospace Center...


Leading the way in purchasing power

Leading the way in purchasing power
Regardless of the sector a company is part of and the countries it does business in, the immediate market environment at its location is a key influencing factor. The purchasing power of the local residents is the most relevant aspect here. The total net disposable income in Germany is EUR 1.7 trillion – and the state with the highest purchasing...

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Prospects for 2015 – Highlights for the Bavarian economy in the coming year

After a successful year in 2014, the framework data for the Bavarian economy in the coming year is very promising. The state will become the hub of the entire world – for two days in June at least.


ESA Business Incubation Centre Bavaria

Apply until 02nd February 2015 and receive EUR 50.000 funding.


Happy New Year Bavarian Style

Wherever New Year celebrations take place here, either in a hearty Bavarian style, with an exotic or very elegant touch; whether with a classical music concert, a light-hearted revue, dancing to hot rhythms or listening...


Nuremberg and Munich: Leading growth metropolises in Germany

In a recent study, the American Brookings Institute, together with the renowned US bank JP Morgan Chase, acknowledged the strongest growth metropolises in Germany: Nuremberg and Munich are clearly ahead of the trend in...


Inland ports in Bavaria

The beautiful landscape of Bavaria not only offers mountains and lakes, forests and meadows or villages and cities, but also many rivers. And these rivers in turn are not only scenic, but they can also be looked at from...


Benvenuti a Monaco di Baviera!

Bavaria and Italy. It is the story of a close relationship to which another chapter has once again been added this year. Invest in Bavaria is delighted that some new Italian companies have decided to settle in Bavaria...


Business Meeting of Managing Directors of Russian Companies and Branches in Bavaria

“Networking is everything” – was the motto for a meeting of Managing Directors of Russian companies and branches in Bavaria organized by Invest in Bavaria in cooperation with the Bavarian capital of Munich, Bayern...


Five minutes with... Daniel Gelder, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Metaio GmbH

Bavaria's economy is full of life – and the people who live and work here particularly make the biggest contribution to this. In our monthly “Five minutes with...” section, we introduce an interesting person from...