Edition 36/2016
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Digitalisation is high on the economic agenda nowadays. And the theme is dominating the leading maritime fair, SMM, currently underway in Hamburg. The topic will also be a key issue at digital conference beginning today. The focus will also be on how traditional firms can achieve digital transformation in their companies.

This news 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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