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For Max Liebermann, his lakeside villa on the Wannsee was both a refuge and an inspiration: he completed more than 200 paintings there, portraying and immortalizing the house and its luxuriant garden in ever new variations. It is exactly a hundred years ago that the Jewish painter, who achieved great fame during his lifetime, moved into the house he affectionately called his “lakeside castle”.
The year 2014 is a year of remembrance, marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall - a monumental day in history that led to Germany's reunification.
The Goethe Institut supports the joint declaration for a solution of the Cyprus problem with this poster outside their premises at the Ledra crossing in Nicosia.
Learn German in Cyprus
A flood of books is the first herald of a special period of commemoration: since the beginning of 2013, more than 110 books dealing with World War One (1914-1918) have been published or announced. Aus...
The First World War
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.
Answers to frequently asked questions about accepting gifts, hospitality or other benefits [pdf, 194.22k]