German Ambassador attends inauguration of Air Separation Unit by Ceylon Oxygen
COLOMBO - 13 May, 2013 German Ambassador Dr. Juergen Morhard attended the inauguration of a new Air Separation Unit at the Sapusgaskanda refinery commissioned by Ceylon Oxygen Limited (COL), a member of Germany's The Linde Group. The state-of-the-art ASU is worth Rs.1.3 billion and can produce 62 tons of gaseous oxygen, nitrogen and argon per day for the merchant gases market.
COL manufactures and distributes industrial, specialty and medical gases, welding products, and provides a range of related services including the installation of gas equipment, pipelines and associated engineering services.
Due to Vesak the Embassy stays closed on Friday, 24 May 2013.
The German Embassy funded the purchase of sheet music by well known, mainly German composers, including Haydn, Beethoven, Brahms, Handel and Mendelssohn, for the Colombo Philharmonic Choir.
Support oft the Colombo Philharmonic Choir
COLOMBO, 03.04.2013 – The German Government has granted 18 Million Rupees in support of the victims of landmines in the North of Sri Lanka.
The project will be implemented by the Johanniter Internati...
Germany Help Victims of Landmines
The 9th Asia-Pacific Weeks Berlin, June 5 to 14, 2013
This year’s Asia-Pacific Weeks Berlin (APW) titled “Smart Cities” will focus on the urban challenges of the 21st century and how they affect the globalized world. From June 5 to 14, 2013, the Asia-Pacific Weeks Berlin, under the patronage of German Federal President Joachim Gauck, invite you to join the dialogue with an economic region that is showing unsurpassed growth and shaping our global future in decisive ways. A central conference on “Smart Solutions for Urban Challenges” on June 5 and 6 will take place in the German Foreign Ministry. This event will include the Business Contact Forum, which proved to be of interest for participating companies during the most recent APW. Another highlight will be the Asia Business Day, which will be organized by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology and the Asia-Pacific Committee of German Business on June 6. Details about the entire program and its many business- and research oriented events can be found at
. Online registration will begin early April, and participation for all events will be free of charge. A small flyer offers additional information.
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DW Global Media Forum
Conference on "The Future of Growth - Economic Values and the Media" from 17 to 19 June 2013.
Now open for registration! For more information, please read the enclosed flyer
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The WDR Europaforum 2013
Conference - Pioneers on Dual Training Abroad
The Forum on Global Issues
The European Year of Citizens
Hannover Messe 2013
International Tourism Fair ITB Berlin
Membership of the UN Human Rights Council 2013 - 2015
Studying in Germany
Berlin's Fashion Scene
50th anniversary of Élysée-Treaty
Climate Change and Security
Germany’s Energy Revolution and its European Neighbours
Dual Training in Germany
The 20th Anniversary of the Campaign to Ban Landmines