1. Island of Rügen/Baltic Sea: chalk cliffs along the rugged coastline in the Jasmund National Park Mingalabar - Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Yangon
  2. Kloster am Inle
  3. Logo 25 years of German unity
Island of Rügen/Baltic Sea: chalk cliffs along the rugged coastline in the Jasmund National Park

Mingalabar - Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Yangon

Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Yangon. In Germany, the "Land of Ideas", we place major emphasis on education, science, research and development. With its good infrastructure and central location in Europe, Germany is one of the world's most attractive bases for business. Its beautiful urban and rural landscapes combining age old traditions and experimental modern culture, make a trip to Germany a unique experience. Germany has something for everyone - so why not pay us a visit?

Germany pledges 27 Million

Ambassador Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch committed on June 24th to H.E. Union Minister Dr. Kan Zaw further 27 million US$ for financial and technical development assistance for Myanmar.  The arrangement includes financial contributions over eight million EUR and technical assistance worth 17 million US$

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Deutsche Welle's new English-language TV channel

Starting June 22, 2015, Deutsche Welle will broadcast its new TV-Channel including German-language news program "DW Nachrichten" around the clock. The newly structured TV channels will include among others DW in English, Spanish and Arabic.

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Indian Ocean - Conference in the Foreign Office

Around 40 representatives of the political, business, academic and civil society spheres in the Indian Ocean region, the United States and Europe are meeting today (9 June 2015) for an international conference entitled “The Indian Ocean – A Maritime Region on the Rise”. Organised by the Federal Foreign Office in collaboration with the foundations Robert Bosch Stiftung and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, it will involve various panel discussions and expert workshops on such subjects as maritime security and new trade routes. The conference is intended to raise awareness of the growing significance of the Indian Ocean and explore new forms of cooperation on matters of foreign and economic affairs.

Global Media Forum 2015

Media and Foreign Policy in the Digital Age

New information and communication technologies have now entered the realm of foreign policy, and they have a direct impact on international relations in the 21st century. Join us in Bonn this summer t...

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affaris, Frank-Walter Steinmeier is visiting a photo exhibition in Nuremberg`s Palace of Justice with historic pictures of the Nuremberg trials.

Opening of the International Nuremberg Principles Academy

On Saturday (6 June) Federal Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier opened the International Nuremberg Principles Academy. The Academy underscores Germany’s international commitment to strengthening the rule of law, as Steinmeier stressed at the opening in Nuremberg.

Berlin Polica Journal

Berlin Policy Journal

BERLIN POLICY JOURNAL is a new bimonthly app magazine on international affairs, edited in Germany’s capital. Each issue sets a theme and reports on a diverse range of current and emerging foreign policy topics, aiming at making German and European foreign policy. BERLIN POLICY JOURNAL furthers debates and takes a look behind the curtain in Berlin, Brussels, and beyond. Get to know who is shaping the future of international relations from the heart of Europe! Published by the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP)

Rede Botschafter anl. Eröffnung GMBC

Launch of the German Myanmar Business Chamber

The German Myanmar Business Chamber (GMBC) was officially launched on May 14th, 2015 It aims to foster commercial partnerships between Europe’s largest economy and Southeast Asia’s fastest-growing market.

New Year's message from German Ambassador

New Year’s Message from German Ambassador Weber-Lortsch on Myanmar TV Channel Skynet

Unterzeichnung Rahmenabkommen

Signing Ceremony

On April 2nd, 2015 an Agreement regarding Development Cooperation between the Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany has been signed.

Golden Letter digital

Golden Letter at the National Museum Yangon

The digitalized form of the golden letter was handed over during the visit of President Thein Sein to Germany in September 2014 to the foreign minister of Myanmar, Mr. Wunna Maung Lwin. Until the opening of the new National Museum in Nay Pyi Taw it will be displayed on a 3D screen at the National Museum in Yangon.

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. 

International Competition on Planetary Urbanism

The Federal Foreign Office supports a competition on information design awarded by ARCH+Journal for Architecture and Urbanism.

Online Visa Appointment System

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To apply for a visa you need to arrange an appointment. Visa appointments at the Embassy can only be made online. Please use your current passport number only. Any attempt to make more than one appointment with different passport numbers will lead to the rejection of your application. Please also ensure that your passport number, your e-mail address, etc. are filled out correctly, otherwise you will lose your appointment.

Time Difference

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The time difference between Myanmar and Germany during the period of daylight saving time is minus 4 hrs. 30 min., during winter time minus 5 hrs. 30 min.

“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.  

The Ambassador

Botschafter Weber-Lortsch

Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch

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Engineering

Engineering

Have you ever dreamed of becoming an engineer?  This month on Young Germany we have information about where to train, how to find a job, and an interview with someone already working in the field.

25 years of German unity – in 2015, Germany celebrates the 25th anniversary of reunification.

The special feature on “25 years of German unity” in the current issue of DE Magazin Deutschland and the corresponding dossier on the deutschland.de website do not only present background articles and interviews looking back on what has been achieved, but also and above all they focus on the present in Germany today. Prominent figures say what they associate with Germany, a reporter travels along the Elbe and explains the changes since 1990, and a walk through Berlin presents the German capital as an international laboratory of creativity.

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