Reichstagsgebäude

International Parliamentary Scholarships (Ips)

Application deadline: July 31, 2015

The German Bundestag collaborates with the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin and Technische Universität Berlin to run its International Parliamentary Scholarships (IPS) scheme.This gives well qualified young people with a strong interest in politics the opportunity to gain first-hand experience of Germany's system of parliamentary government

Cyprus Trade Delegation visits Germany accompanied by the German Ambassador Nikolai von Schoepff

Cyprus Trade Delegation visits Germany

The president of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI), Mr Phidia Pilides and the president of the Chamber of Commerce of the Turkish-occupied North of Cyprus, Mr Fikri Toros, visited Germany fr...

Dr Gerhard Schick visits Finance Minister Georgiades

Visit of MP Dr Schick to Cyprus

Dr Gerhard Schick, member of the German Parliament (B‘90/Grüne) visited Cyprus from 4 – 6 June 2015. He had talks with the Finance Minister Georgiades, Central Bank governor Georghadji, DIKO presiden...

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...

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Green Talents – International Forum for High-Potentials in Sustainable Development

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has held the prestigious ”Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” since 2009 to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas. The award, under the patronage of Minister Professor Johanna Wanka, honours 25 young researchers each year.

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Visit of the German-Cypriot Parliamentary Group in Cyprus, March 9-12, 2015

Visit of the German-Cypriot Parliamentary Group

From 9-12 March 2015 a delegation of the German-Cypriot Parliamentary Group of the German Bundestag visited Cyprus. The delegation was headed by Dr. Dietmar Bartsch (The Left Party) and Mr. Heinz-Joac...

Signing the Future Worlds project agreement

Germany supports Future Worlds Center

On Friday, 27 February Ambassador Nikolai von Schoepff and Doctor Yiannis Laouris, Chair of the Board of Future Worlds (FWC), signed a project agreement for the duration of this year. The agreement bu...

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. 

corruption

Anti-Corruption Initiative

The Private Sector/Federal Administration Anti-Corruption Initiative has addressed the issue of accepting gifts, hospitality and other benefits. In business transactions between the public administration and the private sector, there is still too little awareness of the standards in this area. The following catalogue of frequently asked questions is intended to help recognize the boundaries of permissible behaviour with regard to gifts, hospitality and other benefits for federal administration employees. Contact person for the Anti-Corruption Initiative at the Embassy Nicosia is Mr Uwe Wixforth.

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Ambassador Nikolai von Schoepff

Nikolai von Schoepff is the German Ambassador in Cyprus since October 2, 2014.

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The German News Service is a free news wire of the Deutsche Welle in cooperation with the German Press Agency (dpa) especially for media representatives as well as for everyone who is interested in Germany and wants to know more about German lifestyle, business and culture.

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Jul 6, 2015 3:56 PM

Negotiations between Lufthansa and unions collapse

Recent talks between German flagship carrier Lufthansa and various labor unions have collapsed. In the absence of a settlement, strike action may follow.


Jul 6, 2015 2:50 PM

Wine growers tackle climate change issues at annual meeting

The wine industry is facing changes, ranging from technical challenges associated with hotter, drier climates through genetic engineering. Wine scientists have gathered in Germany for their annual pow-wow.


Jul 6, 2015 2:36 PM

Biedermann leads Germany team for swimming world championships

Former champion and Olympic swimmer Biedermann heads up Germany's 39-strong team heading for the World Aquatic Championships in Russia this month.

Jul 6, 2015 12:40 PM

German industry slams Greek vote

The head of the association of German industries, BDI, has sharply criticized Greece's referendum No vote. He warned that a Grexit could result - causing severe hardship for Greeks.


Jul 6, 2015 12:27 PM

Germany ready to start defense of U19 crown

Having won the competition in Hungary last year, Marcus Sorg's U19 squad is out to defend its trophy ahead of the tournament's arrival in Germany next summer. The first match is against Spain on Tuesday.


Jul 6, 2015 9:04 AM

Potsdam – Prussia, celebrities and the past

Sanssouci Palace

Potsdam is the former residence of the Prussian kings and the capital of the state of Brandenburg. Many billions have already been spent to restore the city center along historical lines.


New regulations for the access to German universities as of 2018

Hörsaal Medizin Leipzig

The German Embassy in Nicosia is pleased to announce that the requirements for the access to higher education in Germany for candidates with secondary school certificates from the Republic of Cyprus w...

“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.  

Visa requirements

Schengenvisum

German language courses at the Goethe-Institut Cyprus

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Telephone Book Germany

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