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68th Berlinale

Dec 18, 2017 | Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin

The first ten films have been selected for the Competition and the Berlinale Special. Alongside the previously announced opening film, Isle of Dogs by Wes Anderson, seven productions and co-productio...

Giving economic collaboration a new push - Hessen-Singapore Economic Dialogue organised by the SGC

Nov 30, 2017 | Singaporean-German Chamber of Industry and Commerce

The Hessen-Singapore Economic Dialogue organised by the Singaporean-German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (SGC) took place today at LATTICE80. It served as a platform for German and Singaporean comp...

EU security policy - Stronger together thanks to PESCO

Nov 14, 2017 | The Federal German Government / German Embassy Singapore
Germany and Europe

Germany and 22 other EU member states have committed to closer military cooperation. In Brussels the ministers of defence and foreign affairs of the member states have signed a document laying out the...

The role of climate risks in banks’ risk management

Oct 3, 2017 | German Embassy Singapore

The world’s financial institutions are missing some of the biggest risks coming from climate change because their forecasting horizons rarely extend beyond five years, said Dr Andreas Dombret, a member of the German Bundesbank’s board. Weather-related losses have tripled in the past 30 years. Are we currently underestimating these risks? In his speech at the National University of Singapore Dombret addressed this question and related issues.

Condolences to the victims of the attacks in Spain

Aug 18, 2017 | dpa/picture-alliance

Federal Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel on Barcelona: "I am deeply shocked by the news from Barcelona. Our sympathy goes out to the victims and their friends and families. We stand resolutely shoulder...

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