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Embrace our rivers

"Embrace our rivers "- Story Telling through the Art of Public Speaking.

Consul General Fabig at the Wingstofly Competition with the theme "Embrace our Rivers".

Consul General Fabig meets AIADMK General Secretary

Consul General meets AIADMK General Secretary

Consul General Fabig and his wife met with the Honorable General Secretary of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, Mrs. Sasikala Natarajan

Consul General Fabig meets AIADMK Spokesperson

Consul General Fabig meets AIADMK spokesperson

Consul General Fabig met the spokesperson of the AIADMK Ms.C.R.Saraswathi.

Consul General meets Commissioner of Police

Consul General meets with Commisioner of Police

Consul General Fabig called on the Commissioner of Police, Greater Chennai, Thiru S. George IPS

Consul General calls on TN Speaker

Consul General calls on Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Speaker

Consul General Fabig called on the Hon. Speaker of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly, Thiru P. Dhanapal

Consul General Fabig meets CM O.Paneerselvam

Consul General Fabig calls on Chief Minister Thiru O.Paneerselvam

Consul General Achim Fabig called on the Honourable Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Thiru O.Paneerselvam  on 25 January 2017.

25 years of service

The Consulate General Chennai applauds Mr. Arcot Sreenivasan Kulasekaran for 25 years of service

On 2 January 2017,  Deputy Consul General Wolfgang Müller honoured Mr.Arcot Sreenivasan Kulasekaran who completed 25 years of service at this Consulate General.

Human Rights Education and Role of Private Sector

Multi-Stakeholder Consultations on Human Rights Education and Role of Private Sector – Civil Society Collaboration

Organized by the Confederation of Indian Industries, People’s Watch and National Foundation for India, a multi-stakeholder consultation investigated the possibilities of investing into human rights education from the private sector.

 B.V.R. Mohan Reddy appointed as Honorary Consul for the Federal Republic of Germany in Hyderabad for Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

B.V.R. Mohan Reddy appointed as Honorary Consul for the Federal Republic of Germany in Hyderabad for Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

Mr. BVR Mohan Reddy, Founder and Executive Chairman Cyient Ltd., has been appointed as the Honorary Consul for the Federal Republic of Germany.

Courtesy call on Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

Courtesy call on Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

The Consul General called on the Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Shri E.S.L. Narasimhan, to discuss the specific German engagement and interests in the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

schuechtermann-Klinik

Visit of the "Schuechtermann-Klinik, IHK Osnabrueck-Emsland-Grafschaft Bentheim und GewiNet

The German Consulate Chennai was visited by a group of young German doctors, students and health care representatives.

40 years of service

The Consulate General Chennai applauds Mr. Wolfgang Müller for 40 years of service

On 4 September 2016 Deputy Consul General Wolfgang Müller celebrated forty years of service for the Federal Republic of Germany.

Westphalia

Crescendo Symphonic Choral Concert

The Rotary Club of Ambattur is  organizing a concert with the Westphalian Youth Chamber Orchestra and the Madras Musical Association Orchestra on September 11th, 2016 at 7pm.

Ambassador Dr Martin Ney and Dr Mrs Gabriele Ney with the Mayor P Rajkumar

Committed to realising Coimbatore’s Smart City plan

On the second day of his „Smart Cities” trip, Ambassador Dr Ney was delighted with the warm reception by the Mayor of Coimbatore, P Rajkumar, and the Commissioner of Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation, Dr K. Vijaykartikeyan.

Ambassador Dr Martin Ney met with the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Jayaram Jayalalithaa.

Ambassador Dr Martin Ney meets CM Jayalalithaa in Chennai

Ambassador Dr Martin Ney met with the Honourable Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Selvi J. Jayalalithaa, in Chennai on 19th July. He reiterated Germany’s commitment to contribute to Coimbatore’s Smart City Project.

Indo-German Chamber of Commerce Convocation 2016 in Chennai

Indo-German Chamber of Commerce Convocation 2016 in Chennai

The 2014-2016 badge of Post Graduate Programme in Business Administration and the 2015/2016 badge of the Executive Business Management Programme of the Chennai Indo-German Chamber of Commerce Training Center graduated with flying colors on 20 April 2016.

Seminar on e-commerce for micro, small and medium enterprises in Chennai

Seminar on e-commerce for micro, small and medium enterprises in Chennai

TANSTIA-FNF, a joint Tamil Nadu Small and Tiny Industries Association and Friedrich Naumann Foundation initiative, organized a seminar on e-commerce and retail for micro, small and medium enterprises in Chennai on 11/12 April.

First Science Circle Lecture in Chennai

First Science Circle Lecture in Chennai

The first Science Circle Lecture in Chennai was held in Chennai on 14th March 2016...

CII Tamil Nadu Smart Manufacturing Summit 2016

CII Tamil Nadu Smart Manufacturing Summit 2016

Consul General Fabig spoke on the occasion of the Tamil Nadu Smart Manufacturing Summit 2016, organized by the Confederation of Indian Industries, about the international perspective to Skill India.

Visit to TI Matriculation School, Ambattur

Visit to TI Matriculation School, Ambattur

Consul General Fabig visited the TI Matriculation School this week to interact with students on questions of energy conservation and traffic regulation.

Courtesy call on Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

Courtesy call on Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

The Consul General called on the Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Shri E.S.L. Narasimhan, to discuss the specific German engagement and interests in the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

Germany awards Order of Merit to Professor Goverdhan Mehta

Germany awards Order of Merit to Professor Goverdhan Mehta

Consul General Achim Fabig, conferred the prestigious “Bundesverdienstkreuz” – the Cross of the Order of Merit - on Professor Mehta of the University of Hyderabad on 21 February, 2016 in Hyderabad.

Tree Spirits – Magical Bark Prints: Vernissage im Citadines Centre D’Art, Auroville

Tree Spirits – Magical Bark Prints: Vernissage im Citadines Centre D’Art, Auroville

Birgitta Volz opened her latest exhibition “Tree Spirits” – Magical Bark Prints in the Citadines Centre d’Art, Auroville, on 6 February 2016.

Lingua Fest 2016 at Madras University

Lingua Fest 2016 at Madras University

The Department of French and other Foreign Languages of the University of Madras opened its three day Lingua Fest 2016 with an inaugural function on 4 February.

pre-orientation meet

Germany assists voluntary repatriation of Tamil refugees to Sri Lanka

Consul General Achim Fabig handed over air tickets and travel kits to Tamil refugees returning to Sri Lanka during the pre-orientation meet organized by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Chennai.

Ambassador Dr Ney was the chief guest at the Annual Regional Meeting of the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce (IGCC)

Ambassador Dr Martin Ney advocates EU-India FTA in Chennai

German Ambassador to India Dr Martin Ney visited Chennai from 21st to 24th January.

German Consulate supports The Home for Poor Boys in Chennai

German Consulate supports The Home for Poor Boys in Chennai

With its small scale project fund, the German Consulate was able to support The Home for Poor Boys.

Germany is supporting the voluntary repatriation of Sri Lankan refugees

Germany is supporting the voluntary repatriation of Sri Lankan refugees

Consul General Achim Fabig signed an agreement with the Trichy Don Bosco Society in order to facilitate the return of more than 400 refugees from Sri Lanka over the next few months.

LajazzO

LaJazzO concert in Chennai

The Jugendjazzorchester Baden-Württemberg performed at the ITC GrandChola Chennai on Nov 9, 2015.

Historic Drive of the first Benz Motorwagen

Historic Drive of the first Benz Motorwagen

Friday afternoon saw the official welcome of the Coimbatore built replica of the first Benz Motorwagen in Chennai.

International Unani Ilaj Bit Tadbeer Conference in Chennai

International Unani Ilaj Bit Tadbeer Conference in Chennai

Consul General Fabig and his wife Didem Atahan-Fabig participated in the International Conference on Unani Ilaj Bit Tadbeer in Chennai on 11 – 13 September.

Besuch im weltwärts-Projekt in der Hindu Union Committee Middle School, Choolai

A visit to a weltwärts-project, the Hindu Union Committee Middle School, Choolai

On a visit to the Hindu Union Committee Middle School in northern Chennai Consul General Achim Fabig and the Deputy Chief of Mission Wolfgang Müller...

German Consulate supports  Mariyanilayam Social Service Society in Andhra Pradesh

German Consulate supports Mariyanilayam Social Service Society in Andhra Pradesh

With its small scale project fund, the German Consulate was able to support Mariyanilayam Social Service Society.

Farewell to work, Mr. A.S. Kothandaraman

Farewell to work, Mr. A.S. Kothandaraman

Completing 41 years of service, Mr. Kothandaraman was bid farewell by the team of the German Consulate General last Friday.

Arirang 2015

Easter Concert arirang – Trio d'Anches

The German Consulate General in Chennai  thanks the Team of Arirang for the Easter concert on April 2, 2015.

Road Show for Hannover Fair 2015

Road Show for Hannover Fair 2015

Organized by the regional offices of the Engineering Export Promotion Council (EEPC), a road show to showcase the opportunities and prospects of exhibiting at the prestigious Hannover Fair...

Annual Regional Meet of the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce, Chennai

Annual Regional Meet of the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce, Chennai

On the occasion of this year’s annual meet of the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce, Chennai, a number of illustrious speakers...

UN Day Celebrations at KCM High School, Nilakottai

UN Day Celebrations at KCM High School, Nilakottai

On the occasion of UN Day celebrations on October 24th, Consul General Fabig followed the invitation of the Kumarappa Chettiar Memorial Matriculation School in Nilakottai, Dindigul district.

Kreuzer Emden

Screening of "Kreuzer Emden"

The German Consulate  will be screening the 1932 German film “Kreuzer Emden"

Geedee Diploma Awarding Function

Diploma Awarding Function in Coimbatore

Deputy Consul General Wolfgang Müller travelled to Coimbatore to attend the eighth Diploma Awarding Function of the Gedee Technical Training Institute.

Courtesy call on the Worshipful Mayor Thiru Saidai Duraisamy, Corporation of Chennai

Courtesy call on the Worshipful Mayor Thiru Saidai Duraisamy, Corporation of Chennai

Consul General Fabig met at the end of last month with the Worshipful Mayor of Chennai....

Inauguration of the International Conference on Mathmatical Sciences at Sathyabama University

Inauguration of the International Conference on Mathematical Sciences

Consul General Fabig participated in the inauguration of the International Conference on Mathematical Sciences at Sathyabama University in Chennai on 17 July 2014.