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As of today (11/06/15) all visa applications for groups of 5 or more applicants will only be processed upon prior appointment (to be arranged via phone).
Visa application documents can be handed in in advance for pre-check, but the applications will only be processed at the time of the appointment.
Please note that there will be waiting time for such appointments.

Siemens-Equipment for Lao-German Technical School (Vientiane, July 3rd, 2015)

On July 3rd, he President and CEO of SIEMENS for Asia-Pacific (Singapore), Dr. Armin Bruck handed over a set of laboratory equipment to the Lao-German Technical School in presence of Ambassador Michae...

Official inauguration ceremony of the Entrepreneurship Training Center (Vientiane, May 26, 2015)

Ambassador Michael Grau and Mr. Nouphanh Outsa, Director in the Lao Ministry of Education and Sports, attended the opening of the “Entrepreneurship Training Center”, a joined initiative of the Lao Min...

Lao-German Consultations on Development Cooperation (Vientiane, May 14th, 2015)

Ambassador Michael Grau and Deputy Minister Dr. Kikeo Chantaboury  (Ministry of Planning and Investment) opened a one-day consultation meeting on German-Lao technical and financial cooperation on May ...

Inauguration of new classroom building at Lao-German Technical School (LGPS) (Vientiane, May 13, 2015)

In the presence of Vice-Minister Kongsy Sengmany (Ministry of Education) and Vice-Minister Dr. Son Ok Kingsada, Vice-Minister of Health and President of the Laos-German Friendship Association, the Amb...

DAAD Information session

On September 3 2015, at 3pm there will be an Information session on DAAD scholarships at the German Embassy Vientiane with DAAD-lecturer MARVIN MÜLLER from the DAAD regional office in Hanoi.

The Embassy’s Small Scale Projects Fund for HJA

The Embassy’s Small Scale Projects Fund

On July 27th, 2015 the German Ambassador Mr. Michael Grau and the coordinator of HJA, Mrs. Beykham Saleumsouk signed a contract for financial support to a development project of the Huam Jai Asasamak ...

Members of the ASEAN Parliamentary Group of the „Deutscher Bundestag“ visit Lao National Assembly

Members of the ASEAN Parliamentary Group of the „Deutscher Bundestag“ visit Lao National Assembly

On July 7th, 2015, seven members of the ASEAN Parliamentary Group of the German Parliament (“Deutscher Bundestag”) visited the National Assembly of Lao PDR. Before entering into a private conversation...

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Keep in touch with alumni from Germany!

Are you a foreign scholar who has studied, taught or done research in Germany? If so, you are part of an extensive international network that you could use to keep in touch with friends and colleagues and to hone your professional skills.


To help you make the most of this network, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Germany's largest organization for the promotion of academic exchange, has set up a website to help you make and maintain contacts with other "Germany alumni".

Preventing corruption

The Directive Concerning the Prevention of Corruption in the Federal Administration of 30 July 2004 lays down the legal framework for the anti-corruption tasks at the Federal Foreign Office headquarters and at German missions abroad. The Directive is intended to offer clear and concise guidelines on honest, fair and transparent actions by the federal administration.

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News from Germany

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Federal Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier