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In Germany, the "Land of Ideas", we place major emphasis on education, science, research and development. This makes Germany one of the most popular countries in which to study, as well as a site for state-of-the art research and patent development. With its high quality of life, good infrastructure and central location in Europe, Germany is one of the world's most attractive bases for business. Its beautiful urban and rural landscapes, combining age-old traditions and experimental modern culture, make a trip to Germany a unique experience.
Germany has something for everyone, so why not pay us a visit?

Al-Sharq Al-Awsat newspaper - interview with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel

Al-Sharq Al-Awsat newspaper is pleased to hold an interview with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, considering Germany’s important international political, security and economic role, by answering the attached questions for publication in the newspaper in conjunction with the visit. How do you see the announcement by US President Donald Trump to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel, and what are the political and security implications internationally and regionally? To what extent does it harm the Palestinian peace process? Our position, like the position of the European Union, remains unchanged:

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Declaration by the High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the EU on Human Rights Day, 10 December 2017

Declaration by the High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the EU on Human Rights Day, 10 December 2017 In 1948, after the devastating Second World War, which brought painful divisions in Europe and occupation for many European countries, the international community committed to define, promote and protect human rights.

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Saudi ties make the Kingdom Germany's key partner in Region

German National Day Reception at the German Embassy on 18 October

On the occasion of the Day of German Unity, Ambassador Dieter W. Haller and his wife Nissrine Zarrab-Haller hosted a reception at their residence on 18 October 2017. The joyful and festive event, which was attended by HRH Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz as a guest of honour, brought together more than 800 dignitaries, business people, academics, artists as well as members of the German community and the Saudi civil society to celebrate another year of vibrant Saudi-German relations.


Charité Medical Specialist Training Program 2018

In cooperation with the Ministry of Education of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and the Federal Ministry of Health, the Charité announces the fourth year of the Charité Medical Specialist Training ...

Facts, not false promises

#rumoursaboutgermany - a new Federal Foreign Office website aims to get the facts out to migrants, making them less susceptible to misinformation spread by human traffickers.The questions are simple. They address rumours that are widely circulated among migrants and potential refugees, for example, "Will I receive a welcome payment in Germany?" To this, a new website set up by the Federal Foreign Office to get correct information to migrants clearly answers "No".

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Joint Declaration

Joint Declaration by the European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, on behalf of the EU, and the Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjørn Jagland, on the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, 10 October 2016 On the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, the Council of Europe and the European Union reaffirm their strong and unequivocal opposition to capital punishment in all circumstances and for all cases. The death penalty is incompatible with human dignity. It constitutes inhuman and degrading treatment, does not have any proven deterrent effect and allows judicial errors to become irreversible and fatal.

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The Ambassador

Ambassador Dieter Walter Haller took up his appointment as Germany’s Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in July 2016.

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Visa Requirements for Short Term (Schengen) and Long Term (National) Visa

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Find all relevant information on visa for short and long term visits to Germany. Short term visa applications are to be submitted at our Joint Application Center in Riyadh, Jeddah or Al Khobar for your convenience and to assure that all relevant documents are included in your file.

Goethe Institut Language courses and exams

The Goethe Institut Language courses and exams offers German language classes in Riyadh in its own villa at Umm Al Hamam district

For registration or any questions please contact

Mr. Frank Herzig

+966-11-4821445/ 053 150 3402

Mobile:  +966-53-150-3402

Email: Riad%27%goethe%27%org,info