12.04.2021 A mood of optimism in Saxony-Anhalt: New energy concepts for mobility, industry and municipalitiesIn this central German state, companies are working across a range of different sectors on alternative powertrains for the energy transition, integrated neighborhood concepts and hydrogen applications.
- Hannover Messe Digital Edition from April 12 to 16
IMG presents New Mobility and New Energy solutions from Saxony-Anhalt in the virtual showroom
Join our livestream on 15 April, 10:30 AM to get to know Saxony-Anhalt as a battery location!
25.03.2021 MECOTEC Group from Germany delivers High-Tech Container MCF-8 for the transport and safe deep freeze cold storage at -20°C (-4°F) to - 80°C (-112°F) for Covid-19 Vaccines to the PhilippinesPresentation of the first mobile hybrid container MCF-8 in the presence of the Minister for Economics, Science and Digitization of the State of Saxony-Anhalt, Prof. Dr. Armin Willingmann, and the Deputy Ambassador Chief of Mission Ms. Lillibeth V. Pono of the Philippines in Germany
15.03.2021 IDT Biologika and Takeda support production of the Johnson & Johnson single-shot COVID-19 vaccineIDT Biologika is now using capacities at its Dessau site previously reserved for Takeda Pharmaceutical Company’s dengue vaccine candidate to fill and package the single-shot COVID-19 vaccine developed by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson. IDT and Takeda announced an agreement to this end today. The vaccine is manufactured in Dessau for worldwide distribution.
- A new substance could improve the treatment of persistent cancers. Researchers at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU) and the University of Greifswald have developed a new inhibitor that makes drug-resistant tumour cells respond again to chemotherapy. The new substance blocks a protein in the cancer cells that normally transports the cancer drugs back out of the cells. The results were published in the scientific journal "Molecules".
- ThermHex Waben GmbH increases its capital to 1 million euros. The shareholders’ meeting of the parent company EconCore NV had already approved this in 2020. The increase of 900,000 euros has now been entered in the commercial register before the end of the financial year. With the very successful financial year and the capital increase, ThermHex is strengthening its position in the market.
18.02.2021 Israeli high-tech company becomes a member of the medical technology family in Saxony-AnhaltIBD Science + Technologies GmbH (IBD), which has been newly founded by Moshe Golan, president of Kidod Science & Technologies Ltd. from Israel, and Mathias Schulz, managing director of the Health + IT Campus in Magdeburg, forms the basis for an important future project.
16.02.2021 Ministry of Economy supports construction of a production plant for green hydrogen by the Linde gas group in LeunaThe Linde gas group is building the world's largest production plant for the generation and liquefaction of green hydrogen in the Leuna Chemical Park (Saalekreis) at a cost of around 60 million euros.
12.02.2021 Ministry of Economy supports Meyer Burger solar cell plant in Bitterfeld-Wolfen with 22.5 million eurosInvestment in future technologies
- Vaccine manufacturer IDT Biologika will jointly invest in additional production capacities at its headquarters in Dessau with pharmaceutical group AstraZeneca. The two companies signed an agreement to this effect last Friday. Details of the cooperation will be determined in the coming weeks.