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Sabaidee and welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Vientiane


Starting in May 2017 all visa applications will only be processed upon prior appointment.

To book an appointment please follow this link :

Visa applications without appointment will not be processed. Each person needs an individual appointment.
Please note that there will be waiting time for such appointments.

Groups of 10 or more need to contact the Embassy via E-mail before booking appointments.

Vacancy Announcement

The German Embassy requires for the Chancellery of the German Embassy the services of a reliable and honest day/night security guard (male AND female) to start working on 01.07.2017.

Global Media Forum 2017

Global Media Forum 2017

The Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum is the Place Made for Minds, where decision makers and influencers from all over the world come together. Join us at the Global Media Forum June 19 - 21, 2017 in Bonn, Germany, to shape the discussion about the impact of identity and diversity on politics, society and media.

Launching of Service Center for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (February 17th, 2017, Vientiane)

On Friday, February 17th, 2017, Ambassador Michael Grau participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Lao National Chamber of Commerce and Industry – LNCCI. The event, which was attended by Vice Mi...

Members of the German Parliament – Deutscher Bundestag – visiting Lao P.D.R. (Luang Prabang / Vientiane, January 29th – February 2nd, 2017)

A delegation of the German Bundestag, comprising members of the German Parliament’s Committee for Economic Cooperation and Development, visited Lao P.D.R. in continuation of the political dialogue our...

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German-Moroccan Co-Chairmanship of the Global Forum on Migration and Development 2017-2018

On 1 January 2017, Germany and Moroccot took over the Co-Chairmanship of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD). The 2017 ministerial level Forum Meeting will be hosted by Germany from 28-30 June in Berlin. For more information please visit

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Asia-Pacific-Weeks Berlin 2017

The anniversary edition of the Asia-Pacific-Weeks (APW) from 15 to 28 May 2017 addresses the issue of digitalization and is designed to appeal to an audience of professionals from industry, small and medium-sized businesses, and startups.

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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

Contact person for prevention of corruption:

Mr. Michael Heller, Deputy Head of Misson

Contact person for data protection

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Sigmar Gabriel

Sigmar Gabriel

New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages

Facts about Germany

“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” (incl. the new book for young adults in 9 languages) can be downloaded as an e-paper.