Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (BMWi)
Bundesministeriums für Wirtschaft und Technologie (BMWi)
The Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (previously called "Ministry of Economics") is since 1998 a ministry of the German Federal Government. It was recreated in 2005 after it had previously been merged with other ministries to form the Federal Ministry for Economics and Labour between 2002 and 2005.
The Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology pursues a clear strategy and offers targeted funding programmes to foster technological advances and structural reforms, which lay the essential groundwork for the development and application of new technologies and services.
 BMWI: Policy for innovation and technology