1. Easter Eggs Happy Easter Holidays!
  2. Flags fly at half Mast Flight 4U9525 -Chancellor Merkel expressed her deep shock
  3. German Government on facebook The German Government on facebook!
Easter Eggs

Happy Easter Holidays!

Flags fly at half Mast

Flight 4U9525 -Chancellor Merkel expressed her deep shock

Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed her deep shock at the tragic news of the crash of Germanwings flight 4U9525.

German Government on facebook

The German Government on facebook!

The German Government has finally ventured onto facebook, attracting 54,000 likes in less than three weeks.


Please take note that the Embassy will be closed on Good Friday, 03 April 2015, and Easter Monday, 06 April 2015.

Bayer MaterialScience low cost house

Launch of Bayer MaterialScience's innovative Model House

On 16 March 2015, Bayer MaterialScience Malaysia proudly launched its innovative low-cost, energy efficient model house, which only takes eight workers about five weeks to put up. The Construction Ind...

Germany's Foreign Minister Steinmeier at Carnegie Europe

"Think European – Act European"

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier attended an event at the Carnegie Europe think tank in Brussels on 16 March, where he discussed with European citizens the outcome of the Federal Foreign Office's Review 2014, Europe, and European foreign policy.

OAV 2015

Ambassador Michael attends „Liebesmahl“ in Hamburg

Ambassador Michael, together with 300 invited guests from the private sector, politics and the diplomatic corps, participated in the OAV “Liebesmahl” Dinner in Hamburg on 6 March 2015. This special oc...

Federal Minister Manuela Schwesig

Quota for Women in Decision-Making Positions approved by Legislators

Corporations and the federal public sector in Germany will now have to more strongly promote women leaders where they are underrepresented, under a law dubbed the “women’s quota” approved by legislators on Friday, 6 March 2015.

Raif Badawi - Winner of the Freedom of Speech Awards

Deutsche Welle: Freedom of Speech Award for Raif Badawi

Imprisoned blogger Raif Badawi from Saudi Arabia is to receive Deutsche Welle's first Freedom of Speech Award. DW is awarding the prize as part of its international online competition The Bobs – Best of Online Activism.

Studierende mit Laptop

Working, training and studying in Germany

Germany is an attractive immigration destination. This country is open to qualified professionals, students and researchers moving here from all over the world. 

The Ambassador

Ambassador Holger Michael

H.E. Holger Michael

“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


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