Germany – always worth a visit!
Based in Frankfurt am Main, the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) has been showcasing Destination Germany on the global market for 60 years, through a broad range of events and campaigns. These have included international tourism fairs, workshops and PR events.
The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany Abu Dhabi and the Consulate General Dubai will be closed during the Christmas holidays Sunday, 24th unil Tuesday, 26th of December 2017 and during the new year holidays Sunday, 31st of December 2017 and Monday, 1st of January 2018.
In case of emergencies regarding German nationals you can contact us by phone or text message via our emergency lines:
Abu Dhabi:+971-50-621-6291, Dubai: +971-50-650 4134
Please note: Visa issues are not considered an emergency. For inquiries please call during office hours using the embassy's landline.
Since the year 2005 ifA (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) with its Cross Culture Program is partner of the Federal Foreign Office for intercultural dialogue and networking activities with Islamic characterized countries. Also in the coming year 2018 the CCP program will give the possibility to young professionals and voluntarily engaged persons to strengthen their intercultural and professional competencies in various working fields and to gain international experience through a stay in Germany.
Apply for the CrossCulture Programme now
On September 12, 2017, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) released the publication ‘Education at a Glance 2017’.
The most important message with regard to Germany is that the share of recent tertiary graduates in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields is 37%, and hence the highest of all OECD and partner countries, reflecting Germany’s strong technological focus.
Education at a Glance 2017
Due to a restructuring of their consular services, the administrative and consular districts of the German Foreign Missions in the United Arab Emirates will change from 1st September 2017. This means that the consular jurisdiction of the Consulate General in Dubai will be extended to the whole territory of the UAE, including the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
Refreshed, mobile and highly interactive – deutschland.de has a new face to it
Discover topics, find information, view videos, take part in the Germany Quiz and in online voting, interact with others: If you want to understand what makes Germany tick and what Germany is busy talking about, then visit deutschland.de and its social-media channels.
The Deutschland portal has a new face: young, refreshed, mobile and highly interactive.
The German News Service is a free news wire of the Deutsche Welle in cooperation with the German Press Agency (dpa) especially for media representatives as well as for everyone who is interested in Germany and wants to know more about German lifestyle, business and culture.
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