In August 1965, Singapore left the Malayan Federation. The small island became the independent Republic of Singapore. The Federal Republic of Germany recognized Singapore two days later as an independent and sovereign state and took up diplomatic relations shortly after. As a consequence, the hitherto German Consulate General was upgraded to an Embassy. To celebrate 50 years of bilateral relations the German Embassy and its partners have organized a number of events.
Celebrating 50 years of bilateral relations
Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue: Strategies for an International Energy Transition
Politicians, business executives, and experts from around the world discuss joint strategies to protect the climate at the first international energy transition conference held at Germany’s Foreign Ministry.
Singapore Business Review International Business Awards is an initiative to recognize the contributions of International firms to SEA economies. On its second year, the awards is back to honour first-...
International Business Awards
Cities are the most popular place to live for most people today. The number of urban dwellers is increasing daily. Life in the city is attractive, not least thanks to the results of science and resear...
Science Year 2015
Frankfurt and Berlin are among the most sustainable cities in the world, according to a new index based on social, environmental and economic criteria among 50 cities from 31 countries.
The research ...
Frankfurt tops Sustainable Cities Index
Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier issued the following statement on the 13th of April in response to news that Günter Grass had passed away: In Günter Grass, Germany has lost one of its true greats today.
Death of Günter Grass
Planning a trip to Germany and looking to inform yourself before you go? The German National Tourist Board uses its website to provide extensive and well‑presented information about towns and cities, culture, events, leisure activities and business trips. Discover Destination Germany through the multimedia prism of www.germany.travel.
German National Tourist Board
After a gap of six years, Germany is again top of the Nation Brands Index, which assesses the international reputation of 50 states – their attractiveness in various categories such as economy, qualit...
Nation Brands Index 2014
Welcoming Immigrants to Germany
Germany welcomes immigrants. But do they really feel welcome? What can the Germans do to help immigrants establish a new home? German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and guests debated how to create a new welcome culture for Germany at a podium discussion in Stuttgart.