1. GMI 2016 Launch of Mechatronics DVT Program at the GMI
  2. Buddy Bears in Penang 2016 United Buddy Bears in Georgetown, Penang
  3. SAP Event 2016 SAP introduces its Digital Boardroom Technology
GMI 2016

Launch of Mechatronics DVT Program at the GMI

On 19 September 2016, Ambassador Holger Michael launched the new Mechatronics Dual Vocational Training Program at the German-Malaysian Institute in Bangi...

Buddy Bears in Penang 2016

United Buddy Bears in Georgetown, Penang

From 28th August until 30th October 2016, the United Buddy Bears will be on display in Georgtown, Penang...

SAP Event 2016

SAP introduces its Digital Boardroom Technology

Mr. Uwe Schlott, Economic Affairs Attaché, was the guest of honour at the launch of the SAP Digital Boardroom Technology...


Embassy Holiday!
Please take note, that the Embassy will be closed on Monday, 3 October 2016, on account of the Day of German Unity.

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.

APK Hong Kong 2016

15th Asia-Pacific Conference of German Business, 3 – 5 November 2016, Hong Kong

Where German and Asian business interests meet! Over the last decades, the APK has firmly established itself as a key signature event in Asia, where top business and government leaders from Germany a...

Havixbeck YSB FantASIA Tour 2016

Havixbeck Youth Symphonic Orchestra on Tour

The award-winning German Havixbeck Youth Symphonic Orchestra recently concluded a ten-day tour through Malaysia. 55 musicians, mostly aged between 18 and 24, entertained audiences in various cities wi...

German Security Council candidature logo

Germany’s candidacy for a seat on the Security Council in 2019/20

Germany is seeking to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. Foreign Minister Steinmeier announced the candidacy for 2019/20 in Hamburg on Monday (27 June). The elections are expected to take place at the General Assembly in June 2018.

Small Project Fund SEED Foundation

A safe Space in Chow Kit

On 5 August 2016, Deputy Head of Mission, Mr. Jan Hendrik van Thiel, handed over a cheque amounting to RM 42,977.00 to the representatives of SEED Foundation. The money will be used for the upgrading ...

Farewell Dr. Spelten 2016

A Farewell to Dr. Wolfram Spelten

After three years as the Counsellor for Economic, Commercial and Environmental Affairs at the German Embassy, Dr. Wolfram Spelten’s posting has come to an end. He and his family will be returning to B...

Company visit A. & H. Meyer 2016

“Plug and Play”: Ambassador Michael visits A. & H. Meyer Sdn Bhd

On 30 May 2016, Ambassador Michael visited A. & H. Meyer Sdn Bhd in Shah Alam. He was welcomed by Mr. Horst Meyer, Managing Director of A. & H. Meyer GmbH in Germany, and Mr. Peter Lenhardt, Managing ...

Tenaga 2016

Official German Pavilion at “Tenaga Expo & Forum 2016”

23 May. After the official opening ceremony of the  “ASEAN Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Show 2016” of which “Tenaga Expo & Forum 2016” is a part of, the guest of honour, Deputy Minister of Work...

The Ambassador

Ambassador Holger Michael

H.E. Holger Michael

New! Federal Foreign Office on Instagram!

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The Federal Foreign Office is now on Instagram! Follow us!

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.  

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