On 19 August 2016, CGI Frankfurt organised a Networking event on board the 'Wolfgang von Goethe' ship on the occasion of 2 years of the 'Make in India' campaign launched by the Government of India in 2014 to promote and attract foreign investment into India Frankfurt. In his welcome remarks Consul General Mr. Raveesh Kumar highlighted that...
The Indian Association Bonn organised celebrations on the occasion of 70th Independence Day of India in Bonn Bad Godesberg. The celebrations were attended by the Freedom Fighter Sardar Sarwan Singh (109), Consul PPIC Mrs Soni Dahiya, CGI Frankfurt, acting Lord Mayor of Bonn Frau Klingmüller, Mayer of Bad-Godesberg Stein-Lücke.
Consul General Raveesh Kumar was welcomed by the Lord Mayor of Dortmund Herr Ulrich Sierau at the Rathause on 19th July. The discussions centred around the economic engagement between the Ruhr region and India and possibilities to bring India closer to Dortmund in the near future through initiatives launched by GoI such as Make In India and...
India meets Cologne On 16th June, Consul General met with the Lord Mayor of Cologne Ms. Henriette Reker. The meeting was precursor to the Cologne India Week that will commence with the International Day of Yoga celebration in the City on 21st June 2016. Ms. Reker, an independent politician, was elected as the new Lord Mayor of Cologne in October...
On 26th June, Darmstadt Indian Association (DIA e.V) in cooperation with CGI Frankfurt and India tourism organised 'Maharaj Trio' Indian classical Music concert by highest Civilian Award of Uttar Pradesh Yash Bharathi Awardee Sarod Mestro Pandit Vikash Maharaj ji and Trio, in Haus der Geschichte, Darmstadt. Pandit Vikash Maharaj is an ICCR...
Consul General recently visited the Institut fur Sudasien-und Sudostasien Studien at the Universitat zu Koln. He met the Head of the department, Prof. Dr. Ulrike Niklas. The Institute is one of its kinds in Europe considering it is the only Indology focused institute concentrating on South Indian, specifically Tamil Studies.
On 30th April 2016, CGI Frankfurt in cooperation with Indische Tanzakademie and India Tourism organised an evening of classical Indian Dance and Music 'Indra Dhanush' in Tattersall, Wiesbaden.The event showcased performances by artists from Kala Sangam, an initiative by CGI Frankfurt, to provide a platform for artists residing in Germany. The...
On 19th April, the India Pavilion at IMEX Frankfurt was officially inaugurated by Consul (E&C), Shri Subhash Chand today by a lamp lighting ceremony. The inauguration ceremony was followed by a tour of the fair in the course of which Consul (E&C) interacted with some of the Indian exhibitors.