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Leipzig links past and present

Leipzig links past and present

Originally published in the December 2017/January 2018 issue of fDi Magazine and in association with Invest Region Leipzig.

Reporting and editing carried out independently by fDi Magazine.  

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Leipzig steps up

Leipzig steps up to become European investment hub

Leipzig’s reputation as a centre for trade dates back to Europe’s ancient trade routes. Now the city acts as a gateway to younger EU states and hosts a raft of hi-tech and growth industries, as Wendy Atkins reports.

Leipzig sparks to life as energy hub

As host to the European Energy Exchange, Leipzig is enjoying a growing reputation as an energy hub and attracting an increasing number of companies from the sector. Wendy Atkins reports.

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Leipzig auto industry goes from strength to strength

Leipzig’s location near major road and air connections has helped it build a substantial automotive hub over the past 15 years, attracting such high-profile names as Porsche and BMW, as well as parts suppliers and logistics companies. Wendy Atkins reports.

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Leipzig targets safe and prosperous environment for start-ups

Leipzig boasts a close proximity to Berlin but comes without the capital’s costs, factors behind the city boasting about 200 start-ups covering a diverse number of fields. Wendy Atkins reports.

Leipzig small pleasures

Small pleasures: is Leipzig the new Berlin?

With an internationally recognised orchestra and successful football club, Leipzig scores highly for culture among locals and newcomers alike, who enjoy its low cost of living and compact size. Wendy Atkins reports.

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