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In a rapidly changing world, MADE in Germany examines the risks and benefits of digitalization and its impact on the way we work, what we earn and how we live. The program also investigates the ethics of business, and showcases young entrepreneurs who are redefining the workplace. Instead of just crunching the numbers, MADE delves deeper into issues and also explores the emotional side to stories.

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In a rapidly changing world, MADE in Germany examines the risks and benefits of digitalization and its impact on the way we work, what we earn and how we live. The program also investigates the ethics of business, and showcases young entrepreneurs who are redefining the workplace. Instead of just crunching the numbers, MADE delves deeper into issues and also explores the emotional side to stories.

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Made in Germany: Your Business Magazine

Latest release on Aug 04, 2020

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In a rapidly changing world, MADE in Germany examines the risks and benefits of digitalization and its impact on the way we work, what we earn and how we live. The program also investigates the ethics of business, and showcases young entrepreneurs who are redefining the workplace. Instead of just crunching the numbers, MADE delves deeper into issues and also explores the emotional side to stories.

Rank #1: Electric cars -- the sound of silence

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EVs are so quiet they can be dangerous, so the EU is requiring an acoustic warning device. The buzzing noise they produce is less thrilling than the roar of a combustion engine sports car. Sound designers are working on fake authentic sounds.

May 12 2020

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Rank #2: YouTuber - a dream profession?

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We meet German YouTube star Alexibexi. He is a role model for many youngsters, earning big bucks with his videos. Schoolkids dream of such a career, and the advertising industry sees there is money to be made here.

May 05 2020

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Rank #3: Meaning trumps time clocks for millenials

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Educated, independent-minded and determined – members of Generation Y are reshaping the world of work. For one thing, they have to explain the digital economy to aging bosses.

May 05 2020

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Less is more: Aldi’s recipe for success

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The Aldi discount supermarket chain is a global success story. They promise low prices along with high quality. So do they deliver?

Aug 04 2020

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Why are Germany’s farmers so angry?

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German farmers say they’re getting a bad rap. They’re being blamed for climate change, the ‘insect apocalypse’ and the horrors of industrial livestock farming. But they say the truth is far more complicated than that.

Aug 04 2020

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Too cheap? The food price wars

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Discount supermarket chains like Lidl and Aldi offer rock-bottom prices. So farmers are pressured to cut costs - to the detriment of animal welfare, labor conditions and the environment. But many shoppers can’t afford to pay more for their food.

Aug 04 2020

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Olive oil: Direct marketing on Facebook

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The price of olive oil has plummeted in recent years. Spanish olive growers now fear for their livelihoods as a result. Some have started selling their olive oil directly to consumers online - with success.

Aug 04 2020

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Down the garden path with DW’s Olaf Krieger

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Allotment gardens are hugely popular in Germany. But why is that? DW’s Olaf Krieger ventures forth to find out more. Armed with a pair of shears, he tests his mettle by attempting to trim a straight hedge.

Aug 04 2020

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Krieger keeps his distance

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No handshakes, no hugs. Keeping 1.5 meters apart from everyone. Krieger wonders how to maintain social contact while distancing.

Jul 29 2020

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Germany’s exploited eastern European workforce

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Many eastern European laborers in Germany work in appalling conditions, housed in rundown accommodation and forced to work overtime. All too often, they’re paid late or not at all. Chasing up the money they’re owed is time-consuming and expensive.

Jul 29 2020

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Short-time work, the German model

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Germany’s short-time work model prevents mass layoffs during an economic downturn when workers have less to do. When they do work, they get paid as usual. When they don't work, they get an allowance from the state. This helps keep the economy stable.

Jul 29 2020

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The pandemic and spiraling unemployment

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Millions around the world don’t have steady work, and the pandemic is worsening their plight. Many don’t even appear in the statistics, such as day laborers, small business owners and freelancers. MADE talks to people struggling to make ends meet.

Jul 29 2020

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Armchair travel

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The virus and its economic fallout have ravaged the tourism industry. People stuck at home crave to see the world. Second best might be virtual travel: high tech plus a VR headset can send you to the far side of the Earth or even the moon.

Jul 22 2020

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Drones and farming

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Farmers in Ghana are starting to use drones to spray pesticides on their crops. It is not cheap, but the developers say it can enhance yields significantly. It also reduces labor costs.

Jul 22 2020

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The coronavirus recession explained

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How long might the coronavirus recession last, and what will come afterwards? A recession might end quickly, but it can still have long-lasting consequences. We present the possible consequences.

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Krieger: Learning from Mama

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Crises come and go. The coronavirus pandemic is the first big crisis that Krieger has lived through. But his 95-year-old mom has known a lot worse. She can teach him an important lesson - about how to keep joy in his life and how to deal with loss.

Jul 14 2020

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South African tech firms profit from the lockdown

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Is it okay to profit from the coronavirus crisis? Digital services are in big demand these days. Anyone offering digital services is getting rich while others are facing ruin. We meet with young entrepreneurs in Johannesburg.

Jul 14 2020

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Will the younger generation have to pay for the pandemic?

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Countries around the world are running up an astronomical amount of debt in a bid to save their economies. But who will get stuck paying back all that money? Will the younger generation get saddled with it all? Will they be able to cope?

Jul 14 2020

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Coronavirus pandemic tough for students

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No jobs, no health insurance, and an uncertain visa status. The coronavirus crisis is making life especially hard for international students in Germany and around the world. They need help out of the financial quagmire.

Jul 14 2020

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Millennials fear for their future

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Millennials have gone from worrying about self-realization and work-life balance to existential fears. The coronavirus crisis is hitting them hard, leaving them facing unemployment or forcing them to break off their studies.

Jul 14 2020

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Coronavirus fallout: Cruising into the unknown

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Cruise ships may be major polluters and occasional hotbeds of infection, but cruises were very popular until COVID-19 hit. Eventually, large-scale operations will resume, but will the public be on board? Ben Fajzullin went to Hamburg to find out more.

Jul 08 2020

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A special flight to China

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A charter flight from Frankfurt to Beijing was a kind of trial run for resuming travel. The passengers were businesspeople and their families who wanted to get back to work. The many health and hygiene precautions included regular temperature checks.

Jul 08 2020

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A virtual wander through Rwanda

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Rwanda was a popular destination for foreign holidaymakers until the pandemic and lockdowns paralysed tourism worldwide. Visitors are slowly returning, but in the meantime virtual-reality tours can whet the appetites of many more.

Jul 07 2020

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