German Consulate General Karachi
Joining hands for a Sports Project
Vice Admiral S.A. Hussaini and Consul General Rainer Schmiedchen agreed to join hands on a sports project for underprivileged youngsters.
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Germany supports Karachi Literature Festival
The German Consulate General Karachi, the German Embassy Islamabad and the Goethe-Institut are proud to support 7th Karachi Literature Festival (KLF). The German Peace Prize and readings of two German authors will be highligts of KLF 2016.
Germany has assumed the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) in January 2016 for a one year term
The German Government’s motto for the year is “renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”. The Government will thus seek to strengthen OSCE instruments and institutions, promote dialogue among the participating States and thereby rebuild trust in Europe.
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A Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson issued a statement today (7 January) on the ongoing talks between India and Pakistan.
Dr. Ruth Pfau honoured for Humanitarian Work
In recognition of her services in Pakistan Dr. Ruth Pfau from Marie Adelaide Leprosy Centre (MALC), was awarded the Staufer Medal in Gold on December 21st by the Consul-General, Mr. Rainer Schmiedchen, on behalf of the Chief Minister of the German State Baden-Württemberg.
German-Pakistani Cooperation in Finance
Delegation of high-ranking Government officials including Senator Saleem Mandviwalla and Finance Minister Sindh, Murad Ali Shah visited Germany from 1-4 December. Main Agenda: Financial relations between provinces and the center.
Cooperative Vocational Training
Skilled blue collar workers are the backbone of the Germany's economic success. Our friends in the picture got a German style vocational training by the AMANTECH.
International Human Rights Day
December 10 is the International Human Rights Day. The team of the German Consulate General Karachi seizes this occasion to pay tribute to the numerous organizations and individual activists who stand up for human rights. Their valuable efforts in making this world a better place for all needs to be highlighted – especially today but also on all other days of the year.
Exhibition Opening "Lost & Found – Prehistoric Pottery Treasures from Balochistan"
On November 19, the Consulate General held the opening ceremony of the exhibition „Lost & Found – Prehistoric Pottery Treasures from Balochistan“ in the National Museum.
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Schmiedchen at Karachi Stock Exchange
Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) is one of the best performing stock exchanges in the world. CG Schmiedchen met the Managing Director of KSE. The Outlook for foreign direct investment in Pakistan seems to be bright.
Germany mourns death of former chancellor Helmut Schmidt
Former German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt died at the age of 96. He will be remembered as brilliant political analyst, crisis manager and as a kind of moral instance well accepted by the German people.
German Wind Power Technology - A Success Story in Pakistan
The German company Nordex successfully installed wind mills in 3 power projects in Pakistan. On Wednesday, October 28 Consul General Schmiedchen visited the Foundation wind energy parks I & II in Gharo, Sindh Province. Both wind parks were designed and installed by Nordex.
Inauguration of new school building
The Federal Government, private donors from Germany and Plan International joined hands to build a new school in a flood affected region of the indus valley.
Heike Matthiesen mesmerized the audience
Heike Matthiesen mesmerized the audience in a guitar concert, held at the German Consulate Karachi.
Germans in Karachi celebrated German Unity Day
German Consulate General Karachi celebrated 25 years of the German Unity Day on 5th October 2015 at the German Consulate Karachi.
CG Schmiedchen handed over cheque to Dr. Pfau. The Team of German Consulate General in Karachi supports MA Leprosy Centre with funding of 10 motor bikes to be used for helping patients in remote and mountainous areas of Pakistan.
CG-Team supports Leprosy Project
Consul General Rainer Schmiedchen paid his inaugural visit to the Chief Minister of Sindh, H.E. Syed Qaim Ali Shah recently. Both agreed to further boost up the bilateral relations between Germany and Pakistan and encourage trade activities. The other main issues of the meeting were the human rights situation and planned cultural events of the consulate.