Foreign Minister Steinmeier at the Ambassador's Conference in Berlin 2014

Ambassadors Conference 2014: Daring to shoulder greater responsibility internationally

The heads of Germany’s missions abroad meet once a year to discuss current foreign policy issues. The focus of this year’s Ambassadors Conference is "A Fresh Look at German Foreign Policy".

BMEL Delegation 2014

German-Malaysian Talks on Sustainable Forestry

Malaysia follows on the path of sustainable forestry. This is the message that a high-ranking delegation from Germany will take home. Representatives from the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture,...

Alumniportal Deutschland

Alumniportal Deutschland – 100.000 Members

Over 100.000 members from 190 countries have registered with the Alumniportal Deutschland. This portal is aimed at German almuni, people from all over the world, who have studied, done research or hav...

WWI Conference 2014

Re-Visiting the Outbreak of World War I

July 2014 marks the centennial anniversary of WWI. To commemorate this event, the Institute of Malaysian and International Studies (IKMAS), UKM and the Goethe-Institut Malaysia held a 3-day internatio...

Energy Efficiency Scorecard

Germany No. 1 in International Energy Efficiency Ranking

Germany is at the top of another ranking, this time in energy efficiency. Germany came in first in a new energy efficiency ranking of the world’s major economies, followed by Italy, the European Union as a whole, China, and France, according to the 2014 International Energy Efficiency Scorecard published July 17 by the nonprofit American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE).

Kedah - Meeting with CM 2014

A Malaysian Journey – Ambassador Michael visits Kedah

July 2014. Ambassador Michael has continued to establish comprehensive bilateral ties with a two-day visit to the northern State of Kedah. In Alor Setar, he called on YAB Dato’ Seri Haji Mukhriz Tun M...

Schloss Neuschwanstein

Visiting Germany?

Planning a holiday? Take a look at the huge range of destinations Germany has to offer - our special feature is crammed with ideas on where to go and what to do.

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The Ambassador

Ambassador Holger Michael

H.E. Holger Michael

Warning! Internet Scams!


Over the past few months, the German Embassy has received many complaints from Germans, who have fallen victim to internet scams.

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