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Interview

Growth and sustainability belong together

Issue 83 - September | October 2019
Stefan Borgas, CEO of the refractory company RHI Magnesita, on the further development of a global market leader and the challenge of linking growth with sustainability.

aquaculture

The blue field

Issue 83 - September | October 2019
From nearly zero to 80 million tonnes in 60 years: Aquaculture is experiencing unprecedented global growth. The industry can be part of the solution for future global food - if it finds solutions to urgent problems.

African startups

Fresh wind

Issue 83 - September | October 2019
The African tech scene is growing rapidly and more and more investors are showing interest in the opportunities local start-ups offer with digital solutions on the continent.

Hidden Champion

With security around the world

Issue 83 - September | October 2019
What began as a small engineering company in post-war Vienna before 70, is today a technology supplier for traffic control centers, police or rescue around the world. Frequentis has already delivered in 140 states and is at full throttle ...

Austrian export day

There is more

Issue 83 - September | October 2019
At the export day of Außenwirtschaft Austria The Austrian Federal Economic Chamber was in a great mood: The success story of the domestic export industry is continuing, the future markets are in Southeast Asia and Africa.

European Forum Alpbach

The right balance

Issue 83 - September | October 2019
"Freedom and Security" is the theme of this year's Forum Alpbach. The relationship between these two values ​​is being discussed at all levels in Tyrol. Exciting questions arise from the digital upheavals in ...

Self-sufficient power supply

Isolated applications

Issue 83 - September | October 2019
Small solar systems on rooftops and decentralized networks provide electricity in remote regions. The fact that the solar industry is quite innovative is shown by developments such as swarm electrification, solar satellite TV and floating ...

Interview

Plastics are valuable materials

Issue 82 - July | August 2019
The petrochemical company Borealis is a jack of all trades in plastics. Why plastic, contrary to all criticism, is one of the most (eco) efficient materials and which challenges are presented in the field of circular economy ...

Collaborative philanthropy

Millions for brave ideas

Issue 82 - July | August 2019
TED is one of the best-known formats for presenting exciting ideas: The TED Talks on economics, science, technology or the arts are downloaded billions of times over the Internet. Launched with the 2018 initiative ...

industry clusters

Together in New Markets

Issue 82 - July | August 2019
Industry clusters and sector partnerships may be cumbersome terms, but their job is the relief: Under their roof, SMEs in particular cooperate in the joint development of new markets.

Economic Partnerships

Course with job guarantee

Issue 82 - July | August 2019
For the Tyrolean machine-builder Felder, India is a significant and, above all, growing market. In order to further boost sales of its woodworking machines, Felder has teamed up with the Don Bosco Technical Campus in Chennai ...

Cashew

Snack while traveling

Issue 82 - July | August 2019
Cashews are among the most consumed nuts in the world - and they stand for globalization in snack format: they are originally from Brazil, grow in many African and Asian countries, and are ...
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