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Sartorial standards take a beating on Casual Fridays. Men show up at work dressed for a casual night out with the lads. But many companies still have a dress-down day at the end of the work week – much to the dismay of DW style guru Gerhard Elfers.
Torsten Schreiber is a German entrepreneur who is bringing transportable solar power plants to remote villages in various African countries – including crisis regions. A portrait of an entrepreneur with a mission.
The next generation of wireless technology is 5G, which is promising ten times as fast as 4G. But supporting these blistering speeds will require a massive boost in connection density. So will 5G live up to its promises?
A financial jump-start, contacts and mentoring are all important for young entrepreneurs. Startups in the area of space technology and satellite navigation can apply to get that boost from the European Space Agency.
It's a major contract – fragile paintings by the renowned artist Max Beckmann need to travel to an exhibition. That means a special logistics company that uses climate-controlled crates and takes special care.