No Airport Transit Visa anymore for Myanmar National Travellers who transit through any German international airport since 15th of July 2015 !
The Government of the Federal Republic of Germany granted 500 000 Euro support to the International Red Cross Society to finance the project “ICRC – Physical Rehabilitation in Myanmar 2015".
500 000 Euro for Mine Victims Support
Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier gave the following statement in Berlin on the 10th of November on the death of former Chancellor Helmut Schmidt:
“Germany has paused for reflection. The death of Helmut Schmidt fills me with great sorrow. We Germans have lost a father figure. Helmut Schmidt had a profound impact on us and our country. [...]"
Statement by Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on the death of Helmut Schmidt
Speech by H.E. Mr. Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch
Please find here the speech by H.E. Mr. Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, on the occasion of the celebration of 25 years of German Unity
Speech by H.E. Mr Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch [pdf, 74.89k]
The government of the Federal Republic of Germany supports humanitarian relief efforts by the International Red Cross in Myanmar with one million Euros.
Press Release [pdf, 401.09k]
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.
JULY/AUGUST 2015 ISSUE OUT NOW - dealing with the following: Grexit is avoided. The question, of course, is – what next? If the eurozone is to survive, a steady hand is needed. Daniela Schwarzer proposes immediate changes to Europe’s single currency system to make it more resilient. Jan Techau goes the whole way and argues for "Political Union Now". Andreas Rinke describes German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s evolving relationship with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.
Published by the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP)
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.