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On 23rd January Ambassador Dr Ziegler attended the visit of Prime Minister Dr Lawrence Gonzi and Finance Minister Tonio Fenech at the Lufthansa Technik facilities.
The Presidents of the Malta Chamber and the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry (DIHK)signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding at Auberge de Castille in the presence of the Prime Minister of Malta, the Hon Lawrence Gonzi and the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Malta, H.E. Dr Hubert Ziegler. The agreement was signed on 30th November at the end of a two-day visit by a high-level delegation of the Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag (DIHK) to Malta.
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On 28th of November 2012 the national conference on e-mobility took place in Valletta
On Tuesday, November 27, Maltese students got the chance to learn more about their opportunities of studying in Germany.
Famous jazz pianist Simon Nabatov provided for an atmospheric evening on Thursday, November 15, at the Russian Centre for Science and Culture in Valletta.
On November 14, Austrian actor Martin Waltz presented „Die kleine Komödie“ by Arthur Schnitzler in the premises of the German-Maltese Circle.
The reading was organised by the Austrian and German embassies in cooperation with the German-Maltese Circle and provided the audience with the opportunity to experience Mr. Waltz live. The ambassadors of both countries, H.E. DDr. Petra Schneebauer and H.E. Dr. Hubert Ziegler, were also among the sixty guests.
Martin Waltz reads Arthur Schnitzler
On October 5, Ambassador Dr. Hubert Ziegler and President Abela visited the storage of the German company Oiltanking on Malta. Being one of the leading operators of storage for oils, gases and chemicals in the Mediterranean, Oiltanking Malta celebrated its 20th anniversary and the inauguration of a new terminal.
On Friday, September 28, the exhibition "Transitions" of Maltese artist Doranne Alden Caruana was openend by Ambassador Dr. Ziegler´s wife, Mrs Jutta Ziegler. The exhibition is open to the public unitl 15th November.
Opening of the exhibition "Transitions"
On 8th and 9th August Ambassador Dr. Ziegler attended the team on board of the Tûranor PlanetSolar.
On 25.07.2012, Minister of State of the Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany Michael Link and Dr. Lawrence Gonzi, Prime Minister of the Republic of Malta, inaugurated the restored German ...
Staatsminister Michael Link
Staatsminister Michael Link
Staatsminister Michael Link
On 25th and 26th July 2012, Minister of State of the Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany Michael Link paid a courtesy visit to the Republic of Malta.
From June 18th to June 21st 2012 a delegation of seven German MPs followed an invitation by the Chairman of the German-Maltese Parliamentary Friendship Group and visited the island.
On 07.06.2012 Ambassador Dr. Ziegler honoured the following Maltese nationals for their outstanding achievement in successfully applying for scholarship by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Ambassador Dr. Ziegler honours German language teachers of Directorate for Lifelong Learning within the Ministry of Education and Employment
On Wednesday, 09.05.2012, H.E. Dr. Hubert Ziegler, paid an official visit to the Lifelong Learning Centre in Msida - a school which offers among many other subjects German language classes to adults during the day. On the occasion of his visit, H.E. Dr. Ziegler met with the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Education, Dr James Calleja, and honoured the Maltese German language teachers of the Directorate for Lifelong Learning for their continuous efforts in teaching and promoting the German language.
The Directorate for Lifelong Learning within the Ministry of Education and Employment offers German language classes to adult learners (161 German language students and 5 teachers at the moment) in various localities. While the morning classes mainly take place at the Lifelong Learning Centre in Msida, the Evening Classes are held at St Ignatius College Blata l-Bajda. The Sliema, Gudja and Iklin local councils also host classes and give an opportunity to their residents to study the German language in their localities.
On 18.04.2012 Ambassador Dr. Ziegler took part in a tree-planting event in the Xrobb l-Għaġin Nature Park that marked the beginning of Nature Trust Malta's 50th anniversary celebrations this year.
On 16. and 17.04.2012 the President of the German Parliament (Bundestag), Prof. Dr. Norbert Lammert, visited together with 2 other Members of Parliament, Stefan Müller and Günther Gloser, Malta follow...
Ambassador Dr Ziegler and Lieutenant Commander Dr Meesenburg organised a reception on the German Fleet Service Vessel “Oste” on 4 April. For one week the “Oste” anchored in the harbour of the capital ...
On 4 April German Federal Minister Aigner Ilse Aigner, Federal Minister of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection, paid an official visit to Malta. The main topic of the meeting with the Maltese Mi...
Minister Aigner in Malta
On behalf of the Federal Foreign Office Ambassador Dr. Hubert Ziegler signed an agreement with the St. John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation Malta, represented by its President Mr. Paul A. Attard, on the funding of the restoration of the Chapel of the Langue of Germany.
This project contributes to the ongoing restoration process of the St. John’s Cathedral as a whole.
A total of 152 persons from Somalia, Eritrea, Ethiopia and Sudan, made up of 51 families including 36 children and 14 single persons, who fled from the Libyan crisis earlier this year and were given p...
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On 30.09.2011 Ambassador Dr. Hubert Ziegler paid a courtesy visit to the Secretary General of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM), Dr. Sergio Piazzi.
On 27.09.2011 Dr. Hubert Ziegler, German Ambassador to Malta, held a meeting with Mr. Joe Cassar, Minister for Health, the Elderly and Community Care to discuss public health issues of mutual interest.
Ambassador Dr. Hubert Ziegler paid an official visit to the IMO International Maritime Law Institute (IMLI) on 23.09.2011. He was welcomed by IMLI Director Professor David Attard and met the Institute's staff and the new group of lawyers attending IMLI's 23rd LL.M programme.
On 23.09.2011 Dr. Hubert Ziegler, German Ambassador to Malta, inaugurated the German- Maltese art exhibition “Wertenbruch featuring Camilleri redux” in the Opus 64 Galerie in Sliema.
On 13.09.2011 Dr. Hubert Ziegler, German Ambassador to Malta, held a meeting with Mr. Tonio Fenech, Minister of Finance, to discuss current issues of the financial system.
Germany has donated 100.000,- Euros of humanitarian aid for the people in Tripoli / Libya.
The vessel “MV AL-ENTISAR” left on Friday,the 9th of September for Tripoli with approximately 300 pallets of drinking water, baby food and medical supplies.