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Learn more about where and which new markets in developing countries emerge, how companies are making concrete use of these new business opportunities, and which development cooperation instruments are helping companies to do so.

Energy in Africa

Charged up

Issue 88 - Fall 2020
The still inadequate power supply on the African continent limits the productivity and well-being of millions of people. The potential of renewable energy sources is immense – and could be realized with capital from abroad.

Hidden Champion

High tech against counterfeiters

Issue 88 - Fall 2020
The Lower Austrian company Securikett declares war on product fraudsters worldwide with its tamper-proof labels. And relies on continuous research and innovation in order to address current challenges with suitable solutions. Securikett plans to gain a foothold in parcel shipping soon.

New Business

Austrian know-how in development business 2020

Issue 85, 86, 87 - January - June 2020
In cooperation with international development finance providers, Austrian consultants operate in every corner of the world. We are screening successful collaborations with the World Bank and Co in 2020.

Export company

Suddenly stopped

Issue 87 - summer 2020
Or not? The world has been in a state of emergency for more than three months. The corona pandemic has struck entire economies, governments have imposed exit and contact restrictions and closed the borders to contain the virus. It is extremely challenging for internationally active Austrian companies of all sizes to keep their international business going under these circumstances.

Global skiing

Novices on the slopes

Issue 86 - spring 2020
Ski magic can not only be experienced in the classic ski regions of Europe and North America. In fact, every continent offers snow and lifts, albeit to a very different extent. The biggest hope market in the industry is the host of the 2022 Winter Olympics: China.


Knowledge turbo for international business

Issue 86 - spring 2020
What skills are required so that domestic companies can succeed in distant markets? The education and training opportunities in Austria on the subject of internationalization are varied, but emerging and developing country markets are only occasionally in the spotlight.

Africa Day 2019

Beyond the exotic

Issue 85 - January | February 2020
Great potential and opportunities on the neighboring continent: This is what this year's Africa Day was all about.


Austrian know-how in development business 2019

Issues from January to December 2019
Austrian companies are active in developing countries on behalf of international development finance providers. Here is a look back at successful collaborations with the World Bank and Co in 2019.

Hidden Champion

Crystal clear from Asia to Africa

Issue 85 - January | February 2020
SFC Umwelttechnik is one of those small Austrian companies that are right at the forefront of the world: thanks to a clear focus, first-class solutions and proximity to the customer.

New markets

Andiner departure

Issue 84 - November | December 2019
Slowly but surely, Peru and Bolivia are emerging from the shadows of their big neighbors. While it is still creaking and creaking politically, the economy in the two Andean countries has been running smoothly for years.

Billions in declines

Resistant in old age

Social Engineering

Smooth transition

Charter in exit

Africa on the radar

In his book, Landry Signé promotes the economic opportunities on the African continent, which far too many international companies still do not ...

view from above

Whether coronavirus, rising sea levels, inequality, population growth or migration - the world today faces a multitude of challenges. Ian Golding and Robert ...