1. Tenaga 2016 Official German Pavilion at “Tenaga Expo & Forum 2016”
  2. Honorary Consul Dato Hans Brenner New German Honorary Consul in Penang
  3. Intern Meeting 2016 By Invitation of the Ambassador: German Trainees’ Get-Together
Tenaga 2016

Official German Pavilion at “Tenaga Expo & Forum 2016”

After the Official Opening Ceremony, Deputy Minister of Works YB Datuk Rosnah Abdul Rashid Shirlin toured the exhibition, which included a visit of the German Pavilion.

Honorary Consul Dato Hans Brenner

New German Honorary Consul in Penang

With a festive reception at the E & O Hotel in Penang, the German Ambassador H.E. Holger Michael bid farewell to Dato’ Herbert Weiler...

Intern Meeting 2016

By Invitation of the Ambassador: German Trainees’ Get-Together

A group of about 40 young German trainees enjoyed an evening at the German Ambassador's Residence...


Technische Universität Dresden offers Environmental Management Training Programs

In support of the sustainable development goals of agenda 2030 (SDGs), Technische Universität Dresden is offering a range of environmental management courses in 2016 and 2017.

Important Information for Syrian and Yemeni Citizens applying for National Visas!
Please take note that Syrian citizens, who have been living in Malaysia for a MINIMUM OF 6 MONTHS, can also apply for a national visa at the German Embassy Kuala Lumpur. Applicants who are currently living in Syria need to apply for their visas at German Embassies in Turkey or Lebanon.

Yemeni Citizens, who have been living in Malaysia for a minimum of 6 months, can apply for a national visa at the German Embassy in Kuala Lumpur. All others are advised to apply for their visas at German Embassies in the region (e.g. Gulf States, Saudi Arabia).

This new rule will be implemented for appointments made after 05.01.2016. Appointments, which have been made earlier, will still be available.

An application for a Schengen-Visa is possible at the German Embassy in Kuala Lumpur for Syrian and Yemenite citizens regardless of their domicile.

Electronic Appointment Management System!

Introduction of the Electronic Appointment Management System at the German Embassy Kuala Lumpur.
As of 15 June 2015, appointments for visa applications, passport applications, birth registrations, name declarations and registration of marriage can only be made through the link below.
In all other consular matters you can walk in during opening hours without prior appointment.
In urgent matters (e.g. loss of passport) you may come and visit us without prior appointment as well.

Impressions of the ILA Berlin

ILA Berlin Air Show 2016

The aerospace industry will be descending on Berlin at the heart of Europe from 1 to 4 June 2016.

Logo der Asien Pazifik Wochen Berlin

Asia-Pacific-Weeks Berlin 2016

The 11th Asia-Pacific Weeks (APW) will take place in Berlin from 23 May to 3 June 2016. They are dedicated to startups and their ecosystems under the slogan "Asia-Europe Innovation Dialogue". The APW - now an annual event - are Europe`s most important platform for dialogue and cooperation with partners from the Asia-Pacific region. Relevant institutional players from the business, science, cultural and political sectors meet here, for networking and cooperation in practice.

Trenchless 2016

No Dig - The German Pavilion at "Trenchless Asia 2016"

For the first time, an official German Pavilion - hosting twelve German companies - participated at the “Trenchless Asia”, which was held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre from 9 to 10 May. The co...

DAAD Delegation 2016

Visit of the German Delegation on Digital Education to Malaysia

The status und future of "Digital Education" in Malaysia was the focus of a recent three day-visit, from 18 - 21 April, by a high-ranking delegation from Germany, headed by the ‘Stifterverband für die...

Small Project Fund 2016

German Embassy funds Refugees Learning Centre's Aquaponics Project

Klang, March 2016. Through its Small Project Fund, the German Embassy donated RM 20,000 for the purchase and installation of six aquaponics systems to the Elshaddai Refugee Learning Centre (ERLC) in K...

Asia Water 2016

The Bavarian Pavilion at Asia Water 2016

The region’s leading water and wastewater industry event, the Asia Water 2016 Trade fair, took place from 6 – 8 April at the KL Convention Centre. Over 14,000 industry buyers and decision makers took ...

German Business Roundtable BASF 2016

The German Business Roundtable learns more about BASF Shared Services

On 9 March 2016, the German Business Roundtable participants were invited to the BASF Shared Services Centre, which is located in the Menara Telekom in Pantai. Hosts of the evening were Mr. Andreas Bi...

Sports Talents Project 2016

Joint Malaysian-German Sports Talents Promotion Project

Sports talents have to be found and promoted at a young age. Malaysia intends to significantly upgrade its talent identification procedures in the near future. To assist in the preparation, German spo...

The Ambassador

Ambassador Holger Michael

H.E. Holger Michael

Germany’s OSCE Chairmanship in 2016 – “Renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”

The logo of the German OSCE Chairmanship in 2016

On 1 January 2016 Germany has assumed the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co‑operation in Europe (OSCE) and is therefore be responsible for steering the Organization safely through the stormy tides of crises and challenges in 2016. Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has presented the details of the Chairmanship’s programme to the 57 OSCE participating States in Vienna on 14 January 2016.

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“Auswärtiges Amt – Auslandsvertretungen weltweit”: the app for finding German missions abroad on all standard mobile devices

App Auswärtiges AMt

Its interactive and informative app provides quick, easy access to the latest information from the FFO.  

Video News from Germany


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