2017 – What to look forward to

What (young) Brazilians can look forward to

  • Just Dance is one of the great highlights of Ubisoft at BGS 2016. It announced that the dance game will come out on October 25 for PS4, Xbox One, Wii U, PS3, Xbox 360, and PC. One of the novelties is the inclusion of not only...Read More »

Ivory Coast: Something new is in the air…

This year, Ivory Coast welcomes its first aeronautical school. The INP-HB (Institut National Polytechnique Houphouët-Boigny, National Polytechnical Institute of Houphouët-Boigny), located in Yamoussoukro, aims at training African plane pilots in cooperation with the Airways College.

The agreement, signed on January 11, 2017 by Mr Koffi N’guessan, the director of the INP-HB,...Read More »


France at the crossroads - Election 2017

For France, 2017 is a year of anticipation, hope, and worry. One major event, among others, is the presidential election. Francois Hollande, the very unpopular Socialist President, has decided not to represent himself, the first single term president to take such a decision, and the country’s fate is...Read More »


Tunisia's bright future

The international economics conference Tunisia 2020; Road to Inclusion, Sustainability, and Efficiency took place at 29th and 30th of November 2016. This conference is held by the Tunisian, French and Qatari governments. 70 Countries from all over the world participated, including Germany, Canada, Turkey, Algeria, Malaysia, the USA, Switzerland, and...Read More »


A Promising year for the US

The Brexit and Trump’s election are both events symbolic of how 2016 turned out to be a very unpredictable year; nevertheless, there are a few things we can expect in the US for 2017. First of all, Donald Trump will officially become President of the United States,...Read More »


The Elbphilharmonie - Germany's Statue of Liberty

At  110 meters,  the glass colossus rises up out of the harbor in Hamburg, with its wave-like roof, and the shape t a great ship being firmly anchored in the harbor.

The substructure is an old building from the so-called “Speicherstadt” in which goods used to be stored....Read More »


Elections and religious celebrations in Germany

On February 12th, 2017 a special committee – the “Bundesversammlung” – will decide on the new German president. After five years of service the current president, Joachim Gauck, decided to leave office due to his advanced age. In Germany, the president represents the state but has only...Read More »