Edition 17/2014
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Yesterday, Germany’s largest series of events dedicated to the Far East was officially launched in Hamburg: CHINA TIME 2014. Until 23 November, CHINA TIME will reflect Hamburg’s deep and varied ties to the Middle Kingdom by more than 200 events, ranging from politics, business, science, and education to sports and culture.

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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CHINA TIME in Hamburg

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HCAT - New Talent Forge of Hamburg's Aviation Industry

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Eingangshalle Israelitisches Krankenhaus in Hamburg

Israelite Hospital Celebrates 175-Year Jubilee

Germany's only Jewish hospital was founded by Hamburg merchant and uncle of Heinrich Heine in 1839. Today, it's a clinic of international acclaim for treatments of gastric and bowel cancer.

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