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A good Asian base for German firms

For companies such as Bosch and Continental Automotive, the key factors for investing in Singapore are location, strong govt support and infrastructure

Innovative prowess: A senior engineer at Continental Automotive system testing for seat heating and ventilation, as well as headrest and backrest adjustment (above)
Innovative prowess: A Continental Automotive software engineer fine-tuning the acoustic parameters in the laboratory
Technical expertise: Bosch has found that Singapore has proven to be ideal for test-bedding technologies

GERMAN companies have been involved in Singapore for many years, taking advantage of the city's strategic location and good business environment.

Among them are companies such as Bosch, which has been in Singapore since 1923. Another German company that has set up here more recently is