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World Economic Forum in Davos Sees World at Turning Point After Pandemic-Induced Break
World Economic Forum in Davos Sees World at Turning Point After Pandemic-Induced Break
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World Economic Forum in Davos Sees World at Turning Point After Pandemic-Induced Break

The World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, focused on the topics of the Ukraine war, inflation, supply chain problems, food shortages and climate change. How do top politicians and leading economists assess the situation?

France Presidential Elections: Second Voting Round between Macron and Le Pen
France Presidential Elections: Second Voting Round between Macron and Le Pen
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France Presidential Elections: Second Voting Round between Macron and Le Pen

A tight race is shaping up in the run-off election for the French presidency in a fortnight. What concerns both candidates is the preservation of purchasing power and the high prices for oil and natural gas. How will the financial markets react to the election result?

Massive Investments to Solve Chip Industry’s Supply Bottlenecks as Demand Soars Further
Massive Investments to Solve Chip Industry’s Supply Bottlenecks as Demand Soars Further
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Massive Investments to Solve Chip Industry’s Supply Bottlenecks as Demand Soars Further

The increased demand for semiconductors continues to cause supply bottlenecks. This is why the EU wants to boost Europe’s share of the global market in semiconductor production. In particular, computers and mobile phones as well as consumer electronics are in demand.

Transition to EVs is the Automotive Industry’s Hope for Beating Chip Crisis
Transition to EVs is the Automotive Industry’s Hope for Beating Chip Crisis
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Transition to EVs is the Automotive Industry’s Hope for Beating Chip Crisis

The automotive industry is slowly recovering from the shortage of semiconductors in 2020 and 2021. The European car manufacturers recently presented more positive figures. The switch to electromobility is now in full swing.