Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier to "25 years of the fall of the Berlin Wall"

Today, we are paying tribute to the fall of the Berlin Wall 25 years ago in a truly historical place:

Syrian refugees on their way to Turkey

Berlin Conference on the Syrian Refugee Situation - supporting stability in the region - 28 October 2014

In response to the request of Syria’s neighbours and urgent calls for action by the UN, Federal Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has invited 40 foreign ministers and heads of UN agencies to the “Conference on the Syrian Refugee Situation – supporting stability in the region” due to take place in Berlin on 28 October 2014.

Foto: Bundesregierung, Steffen Kugler

Chancellor Merkel received Kuwait's Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al Sabah

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on September 19, 2014 received the Prime Minister of Kuwait, Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al Hamad Al Sabah. The main focus of the meeting were the economic relations between both countries.

VIS - Visa Information System

Visa announcement

We want to make your trip to Germany as easy as possible. The German Embassy is taking every effort in processing the applications of all Kuwaitis wishing to travel to Germany this summer before the intended travel dates.

German Embassy

The Consular Section of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany has relocated to the following address:

Embassy of the

Federal Republic of Germany - Consular Section -

Salem Al Mubarak St.

Symphony Tower 2, Block 2, 7th Floor

Salmiya, Kuwait

Tel.: +965 25770557

The handling of visa applications remains unchanged by the service provider of the Embassy in Kuwait at Al Qabas Assurex (


Learning German in Kuwait

Dame am Telefon

Call for Kuwaiti companies representing German companies in Kuwait to register at the German Embassy

The German Embassy wishes to extend and update its information basis on German business in Kuwait. Therefore, all Kuwaiti companies acting as an agent for or representing German companies in any other way in Kuwait are invited to register at the Embassy.

The Ambassador

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Eugen Wollfarth

Day of German Unity Celebration

Arab Times

On 15 October 2014 Ambassador Eugen Wollfarth held a reception on the occasion of the German National Day in his residence.

Visa requirements


We want to make your trip to Germany as easy as possible. Here you can find all the information you need on applying for a visa, along with an application form as a pdf file to download.

Goethe-Institut Golf-Region

Goethe Institut

German Information Center Cairo

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For publications in Arabic referring to relevant German matters

Brochure "Dialogue among Civilizations"


Germany is committed to intercultural dialogue with the Islamic world both at the grassroot level and in international fora. The Federal Foreign Office has published a Brochure on this important topic.

Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle states in his foreword to the brochure:

"Openness, respect and trust are the pillars for a dialogue between equals and for friendships at all levels in our countries, as well as between Germany and the Islamic world."

Daily News from Germany -

Berliner Zeitungsmarkt

Please find here the daily news from Germany