The North Rhine metropolis is the ideal mixture of productive business location and pleasant, greenfilled city. Traditionally, Mönchengladbach stands for the textile and clothing industries, but today the economic image of the city is defined by a modern mix of industries such as the service industry, mechanical engineering, information and communications technology. And in the midst of it all is pure, untainted nature, strewn with cultural sights and a wide range of athletic opportunities.


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The vision of the new city area Nordpark is becoming ever more real with the two stadiums Borussia-Park and Warsteiner HockeyPark. Along with the athletic centre, the transformation from a military grounds to an attractive city region has now begun with residential and commercial real estate that is already in high demand.

Trade and industry understand the advantages of the city of Vitus with its location at the intersection of three countries: Germany, Belgium and the Nether-lands. The first-class infrastructure with numerous autobahn connections, train stations and the airport are as much a part of this as the local university.

But there are also many reasons for spending your free time in Mönchengladbach. Idyllic, award-winning bicycle paths along the Niers with numerous castles and mills draw tourists from around the world. And the old market, water tower and famous Abteiberg museum are not to be missed when visiting the metropolis on the North Rhine.

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Camera teams and journalists from around the world will report on the world championship from the Warsteiner HockeyPark for two weeks, and international guests will visit our city. We will welcome the hockey world and show them a city full of hospitality and a love for sports. Mönchengladbach knows how to make guests feel at home.

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» Interview with Mönchengladbach's lord-mayor Norbert Bude


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