Edition 13/2014
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on Friday, the sixth “Hamburg Summit: China meets Europe” will begin, with a list of speakers as prominent as ever. At the two-day conference, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is expected as guest of honour in Hamburg, and Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Xavier Bettel will be addressing more than 600 participants from industry, politics and science, which will travel to the Elbe metropolis to discuss Chinese investment in Europe.

These and other topics from Hamburg and its metropolitan region will be featured in this week’s edition of our newsletter. All topics mentioned therein are summaries of news presented in depth on the business platform Hamburg News. You can access the bilingual platform at

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Your App for Hamburg: application period to start 13 October

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