DUESSELDORF, Germany and WASHINGTON DC, October 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Handelsblatt, Germany's leading financial daily, is temporarily moving its editorial headquarters to Washington in November to cover the U.S. Presidential Election.
From Tuesday, November 1 through Thursday, November 10, our publisher Gabor Steingart, together with more than 35 top journalists from Germany, will be covering the momentous last phase of the campaign from the U.S. capital.
Each day, we will hold a reception and talks with high-level representatives from the world of business, politics, banking and media to discuss the election and its impact on transatlantic relations and the global economy.
Among the guests will be Robert Zoellick, former United States Deputy Secretary of State and U.S. Trade Representative, Dr. Peter Wittig, Germany's Ambassador to the United States, Robert M. Kimmitt, former United States Deputy Secretary of the Treasury, John Engler, former Governor of Michigan, Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg, former Federal Minister for Economics and former Minister of Defence of Germany, as well as renowned Wall Street Reporter Markus Koch. The talks will be followed each evening by snacks and drinks.
We'd very much like to extend to you a cordial invitation to join us at one of the receptions. We have limited space so please let us know if you are interested in attending. Please R.S.V.P. at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The events apart from the panel discussion on November 3rd will be held at Loews Madison Hotel, 1177 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20005.
Handelsblatt is the largest German-language business and finance newspaper. Around 200 editors, correspondents and permanent staff around the globe provide up-to-date, comprehensive and critical-analytical news. The business and finance paper, which appears each trading day, is essential reading for decision-makers in the first and second levels of management. According to Germany's premier reader analysis LAE 2016, Handelsblatt reaches crossmedia more than 558,000 decision-makers each trading day. http://www.handelsblatt.com
Head of Corporate Communication