The German Federal Statistical Office (DESTATIS), based in Wiesbaden, is constantly publishing data and projections regarding German economy in general as well as regarding various economic sectors. Furthermore, you can find all kinds of statistics regarding environment, society, social security and state. Most services are also available in English. So if you are looking for the facts and figures about Germany this website is a reliable source. For the current economic facts about Germany in a nutshell see “Key Figures” on the top right corner.
If you want the truth about Germans, this is the list “What I know about Germans” by the great Australian blogger Olivia Hambrett of “A big life“. For more anglo expat knowledge on Germany see here
If you have just moved to Germany, if you come here on a business trip or if you want to ask a fellow countryman about his experiences here, the website www.toytowngermany.de might interest you, the English-language community website for Germany with over 50,000 active members. If you want to know what’s currently in the news in Germany you can visit www.thelocal.de – Germany’s News in English. Surprise your German business partners by knowing what’s the nine days’ wonder over here. And finally, if your are in Munich and feel a little nostalgia coming up, you may visit “The Victorian House” or shop at “British Allsorts“.