1. 65. Berlinale - Vorbereitung The Berlinale – International Film Festival
  2. Press Culture Dinner 2016 Press and Culture Department hosts New Year Reception
  3. Chinese New Year Gong Xi Fa Chai - Happy Chinese New Year
65. Berlinale - Vorbereitung

The Berlinale – International Film Festival

The 66th Berlin International Film Festival is to be held from 11 to 21 February 2016. Berlin’s largest cultural extravaganza attracts 20,000 expert visitors every year for one of the key events in the international film scene. But the public don’t lose out! With more than 335 000 tickets usually sold, the Berlinale is the world’s largest public film festival.

Press Culture Dinner 2016

Press and Culture Department hosts New Year Reception

Chinese New Year

Gong Xi Fa Chai - Happy Chinese New Year

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.

ILA Berlin Air Show

ILA Berlin Air Show 2016

The focal point of aerospace, 1 – 4 June 2016, Berlin ExpoCentre Airport.
Exhibitors from 40 countries, more than 120.000 trade visitors and a positive evaluation by over 80% of trade visitors show: ILA is where supply meets demand at the right place. This year's German aerospace exhibition is again a must-attend event for all international industry experts.
At the ILA, top decision-makers, experts, buyers and young professionals can experience every segment of the aerospace and aviation industry. This year’s highlights will be sustainable aviation, the largest space exhibition in Europe and innovation in military aviation.

Selangor CM Luncheon 2016

Selangor Chief Minister meets German Business Community

On 18 January 2016, the Chief Minister of Selangor, Dato’ Seri Mohamed Azmin bin Ali, together with his team, hosted a luncheon for representatives from the German Business community in Selangor. Also...

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Deutsche Welle Traineeship: International Journalism Training Program

The Deutsche Welle's traineeship takes you around the world in just 18 months. Internships with DW's editorial departments give you a chance to look into economic and cultural issues as well as news and sports. Find out more:

BMZ Delegation 2015

Parliamentary State Secretary Fuchtel on a Whirlwind Tour of South-East Asia

The Chair of the Asian Devleopment Bank’s Board of Governors, Mr. Hans-Joachim Fuchtel, visited Malaysia from 9 till 11 December 2015. During his stay Mr. Fuchtel, who is Parliamentary State Secretary...

Newsletter of the DAAD Information Centre Kuala Lumpur, Issue December 2015.

The DAAD Newsletter provides information on the most important DAAD-scholarship programmes for PhD-candidates, Master candidates and PostDocs.
Furthermore, it also presents recent developments in Malaysian-German academic cooperation.

Roundtable November 2015

The German Business Roundtable went „Looking for Adhesives“ – a Visit at Jowat Klebstoffe in Bandar Enstek

On 12 November 2015, Mr. Willi Wiens, Managing Director of Jowat Manufacturing (SEA) Sdn Bhd in Bandar Enstek, and his team, hosted the German Business Roundtable for a presentation, factory tour and ...

The Ambassador

Ambassador Holger Michael

H.E. Holger Michael

Germany will assume the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) in January 2016 for a one year term

The logo of the German OSCE Chairmanship in 2016

The German Government’s motto for the year is “renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”. The Government will thus seek to strengthen OSCE instruments and institutions, promote dialogue among the participating States and thereby rebuild trust in Europe.
Further information is available on the following websites:

“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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A picture says more than a thousand words! Watch our specially made videos, containing interesting news and stories from and about Germany.