German innovation exhibition opens in Qatar for first time

Germany has long been known as a powerhouse of industrial design, and famous for Mercedes luxury cars, Siemens high speed trains and other brands.

by

    Germany has long been known as a powerhouse of industrial design, and famous for Mercedes luxury cars, Siemens high-speed trains and other brands.

    Now the first exhibition to highlight German innovation has opened in the Qatari capital.

    Al Jazeera's Laura Burdon-Manley reports from Doha.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Double standards: 'Why aren't we all with Somalia?'

    Double standards: 'Why aren't we all with Somalia?'

    More than 300 people died in Somalia but some are asking why there was less news coverage and sympathy on social media.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Kobe Steel: A scandal made in Japan

    Kobe Steel: A scandal made in Japan

    Japan's third-largest steelmaker has admitted it faked data on parts used in cars, planes and trains.