News Archive

Germany Once Again Ranked Most Positively Viewed Country

Jun 4, 2014 |
Frankfurt - Main Waterfront

For the second year in a row, Germany has been ranked the number one most favorably viewed country by the BBC World Service Poll. Around 60 percent of respondents reported a favorable view of Germany.

2014 EURAXESS Science Slam North America

Jun 4, 2014 |
EURAXESS Science Slam

Are you ready? Join the 2nd Global EURAXESS Science Slam North America in 2014!  It is open to researchers of all nationalities and from all fields of research. 

Iowa Governor Signs Apprenticeship and Job Training Act

Jun 3, 2014 |
auto industry

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.

Strengthening Cooperation With the Gulf States

Jun 2, 2014 | Federal Foreign Office
Steinmeier with Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani

As he had done in Lebanon and the UAE, Foreign Minister Steinmeier talked in Qatar about the further strengthening of bilateral relations and about current trouble spots in the region.

Petkovic Advances to the French Open Semifinals

Jun 2, 2014 |
Petkovic French Open

Andrea Petkovic, one of Germany's best known tennis stars, reached the semifinal round at the French Open on Wednesday. The WTA ranks Petkovic 27th in the world.