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3 October - Day of German Unity

Press Release of the German Embassy


Please note that the opening hours of the Consular Section of the Embassy have changed!

The opening hours from now are Monday - Thursday,


Fridays closed!

MP Brinkhaus, Mrs Vogt and Averof Neophytou

MP Brinkhaus visits Cyprus

The Deputy Head of the CDU/CSU parliamentary party, MP Ralph Brinkhaus, visited Cyprus on 17 and 18 September 2015. Mr Brinkhaus had talks concerning the current state of the reform process in Cyprus...


Information session for studying in Europe

The "Europe Direct Information Centre Nicosia" will organise a one-day information session for young people living in Cyprus who are considering studying in other European countries.     The German ...

Solar World Freiberg © picture-alliance/dpa

International Winter School February 2016

Please find the latest renewable energy programmes of the German Academy in 2016. Application deadline for all courses: 10 November 2015!

German News Service -Discover Germany firsthand

Oct 8, 2015 4:01 PM

Jürgen Klopp appointed as Liverpool's new coach

Former Borussia Dortmund head coach Jürgen Klopp has been named as Liverpool's new head coach. This comes just days after the club sacked former coach Brendan Rodgers.

Oct 8, 2015 12:43 PM

Man who exposed Nazi judiciary honored in Berlin

Reinhard Strecker faced slander and death threats after his 1959 exhibition exposed the Nazi past of dozens of post-war German judges. Ben Knight reports from a discussion in his honor at the Justice Ministry in Berlin.

Oct 8, 2015 11:49 AM

Iran to boycott Frankfurt Book Fair because of Salman Rushdie

Iran's culture ministry announced Iranian representatives would not attend the Frankfurt Book Fair, citing writer Salman Rushdie's role there as the reason. Iran called on other Islamic countries to follow suit.

Oct 8, 2015 10:57 AM

German exports show massive drop in August

German exports recorded their largest month-on-month decline since the 2009 financial crisis, in a sign that Europe's economic powerhouse is facing growing risks from weakening demand from abroad.

Oct 8, 2015 10:50 AM

Walking above the tree tops

This isn’t just an unforgettable experience for city dwellers. Walking among the tree tops gives you a new perspective of the forest landscapes. Germany’s newest tree top trail has just opened in North Rhine-Westphalia.

Oct 8, 2015 6:57 AM

Deutsche Bank expects big third-quarter losses

The German finance giant Deutsche Bank has warned of major losses for the past quarter. The bank blamed write-offs and legal costs in large part for the grim figures, to be announced at the end of the month.

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...

Logo of Green Talents 2015

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. 


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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New regulations for the access to German universities as of 2018

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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

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Its interactive and informative app provides quick, easy access to the latest information from the FFO.  

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