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* Visa still mandatory for UAE nationals *
The German Embassy urgently draws your attention to the fact that contrary to some publication in local media Emirati nationals are still and until further notice required to apply for a visa before travelling to Schengen countries including Germany.
Without a valid visa you can not - - not -- enter the Schengen countries.
An application for a Schengen visa may be filed up to three months prior to your intended journey.
The current issue of DE Magazin Deutschland focuses on the subject of human rights. The DE feature highlights Germany’s wide-ranging support for the protection of human rights and describes in reports, analyses and interviews why human rights questions are a central part of German foreign policy, how Germany protects human rights and where the Federal Government is especially active.
Also in the current issue of DE Magazin Deutschland: interviews with WTO Director-General Pascal Lamy and EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht, two of most influential personalities in world trade, a double portrait of director Margarethe von Trotta and actress Barbara Sukowa, two strong women in German film, and an examination of the genius of Richard Wagner on the 200th anniversary of the composer’s birth.
Human rights – Germany’s global commitment
The newly inaugurated German Development Media Awards honor journalists worldwide for their outstanding reporting on human rights and put the spotlight on journalists telling important stories affecting their communities, countries and regions.
GERMAN DEVELOPMENT MEDIA AWARDS 2013
Heritage Film Festival 2013
The Goethe-Institut Gulf Region organizes in cooperation with various partners the third edition of Abu Dhabi’s only open air film festival – The Heritage Film Festival. Under the title “Strong Women” the festival will take place at Manarat Al Saadiyat from 6 to 8 April 2013.
dena's international Energy Efficiency Award is again open for entries. The prize will be awarded to companies which have successfully implemented energy efficiency projects in-house. Businesses may submit their application for this years' *Energy Efficiency Award until 30 June 2013.*
Energy Efficiency Award 2013
“Make it in Germany!” Take a look at our website to see how skilled professionals like yourself can come to live and work in Germany. German firms are facing a genuine skills shortage that is expected to continue into the future. The German Government has therefore set up this website to help business and industry find the specialists they need. Welcome to Germany!
Make it in Germany
Germany and the UAE
Germany and the UAE enjoy excellent bilateral relations. In April 2004 both countries signed an agreement on a Strategic Partnership. Since then there has been a constant exchange of high level visits and a close cooperation in all aspects of bilateral relations.
Please follow the links for additional information.
Bilateral relations and country information