German Ambassador Peter Wittig
Ambassador Peter Wittig is Germany's highest-ranking representative to the US government. He represents German interests in the United States and works to foster and deepen German-American relations in the political, economic and cultural spheres.
Jun 18, 2014
Since the program's founding, alumni of the Robert Bosch Stiftung fellowship have stood out for their professional achievements and passion, Ambassador Wittig said at a reception he hosted to celebrate the anniversary.
Bosch Fellowship 30th Anniversary
Jun 11, 2014
Ambassador Wittig was the featured speaker at a roundtable discussion with German company representatives active in the United States on June 6.
Visit to RGIT
Jun 3, 2014
Ambassador Peter Wittig met with Iowa Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds in Washington last week to discuss skills training. A week later, Iowa Governor signs the Iowa Apprenticeship and Job Training Act.
Iowa Apprenticeship and Job Training Act
May 30, 2014
In his function as Germany’s Permanent Observer to the Organization of American States (OAS), Ambassador Peter Wittig met this week with OAS Secretary General José Miguel Insulza.
Ambassador at OAS
May 21, 2014
Ambassador Peter Wittig presented his letter of credence as Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to President Barack Obama in a ceremony at the White House.
Presentation of Credentials
May 7, 2014
"The economic connection between our two countries, in other words, the trade and investment relationship, will be a key priority for me," Ambassador Wittig said at the German American Business Council's annual event at the Hay Adams Hotel in Washington, DC.
May 2, 2014
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Germany and the USA intend to do all they can to support preparations for the elections in Ukraine. The two nations are to engage in a cyber dialogue on data security, underscored Chancellor Merkel and President Obama after their meeting at the White House.
Merkel Meets with Obama
May 1, 2014
We're following news and social media coverage of Chancellor Merkel's visit to Washington, DC, on May 1 and 2, on our Storify page.
Coverage of Merkel's Visit
Apr 30, 2014
Ambassador Peter Wittig has begun his work in Washington, DC. He was most recently Permanent Representative of Germany to the United Nations in New York.
Ambassador Peter Wittig
Apr 25, 2014
Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Washington, DC, on Thursday and Friday, May 1 and 2, for a working visit on the invitation of President Barack Obama.
Merkel to Visit Washington