Swiss State Secretary Martina Hirayama on a working visit to Germany

State Secretary for Education, Research and Innovation, Martina Hirayama, will travel to Berlin on 5 July for a bilateral meeting with Jens Brandenburg, Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Minister of Education and Research. The two Secretaries of State will discuss bilateral relations in the field of education, research and innovation and ways to further … More Swiss State Secretary Martina Hirayama on a working visit to Germany

Bretton Woods constituency meets in Bad Ragaz (CH)

On July 4, 2022, Federal Councillors Ueli Maurer and Guy Parmelin, together with Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan, will welcome the members of the Swiss constituency in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group, the Bretton Woods institutions, in Bad Ragaz. The constituency is celebrating its 30-year anniversary this year, which … More Bretton Woods constituency meets in Bad Ragaz (CH)

AMSilk announces plan to scale up bio-silk production

  AMSilk, a leader in the production of innovative high-performance bio-based silk materials, based in Munich Germany, has announced plans to increase the production of high-performance bio-based silk materials by several thousand tonnes per year and to expand its manufacturing network outside of Europe. According to the company, its scalable biotechnological infrastructure and patent portfolio … More AMSilk announces plan to scale up bio-silk production

BASF’s Care Creations® opens first Baby Care Competence Centre in Turkey

  Focus on sustainable and effective solutions for baby care products The centre addresses the regional needs of customers in Turkey and the Middle East as well as global trends BASF’s Care Creations® opened its Baby Care Competence Centre in June 2022. Customers can witness the development of innovative formulas and performance tests in line … More BASF’s Care Creations® opens first Baby Care Competence Centre in Turkey

Aid by Trade highlights its success in 2021 Aid

In 2021, the non-profit Aid by Trade Foundation generated EUR 5.9 million (USD 6.1 million) in total revenue, the majority of which (EUR 5.2 million) came from its Cotton Made in Africa and The Good Cashmere Standard programmes. According to the Aid by Trade Foundation’s 2021 report, the organisation’s total revenue was 37 % higher … More Aid by Trade highlights its success in 2021 Aid