Latest News from the Diplomatic Council

‘Belt and Road’ and the PCC’s 19th National Congress

Executives of major companies met in Shanghai by invitation of DC Chairman International Relations Helmut von Siedmogrodzki to discuss about the economic development in China after the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China with China expert and DC Member Dr. Wolfgang Röhr, former Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Shanghai, and Titus von dem Bongart, partner at Ernst & Young.

The Diplomatic Council Gala Film 2018

The Diplomatic Council Gala 2018 was ceremoniously opened by Secretary General Hang Nguyen. The evening was packed with highlights.The Diplomatic Council Gala 2018 Film, produced by Otmar Hitzelberger, shows the highlights of this festive evening.

Glamorous Diplomatic Council Gala 2018

International dignitaries from diplomacy, business and society got together in the time-honoured halls of the prestigious Frankfurt Grandhotel Hessischer Hof for the glamorous Diplomatic Council Gala 2018. This year’s gala served as the global meeting point not only for the European but also for the valued members travelling from the USA and Asia. The Grandhotel joined the Diplomatic Council a a corporate member four years ago and has ever since hosted the DC gala providing the ideal setting for a fabulous and magnificent celebration.

Gala pictures for free download

The pictures of the DC Gala 2018 are available for free download. A big thank you goes to euromarcom public relations, the agency which has been supporting the Diplomatic Council with press and public relations work since its establishment.

InterNations Exchange joins the Diplomatic Council

Das Diplomatic Council (DC) has entered into a worldwide cooperation with the InterNations Global Exchange (INEX) Foundation. INEX is represented at the Diplomatic Council by its CEO and Chairman Johan Byrde as an official Advisor to the DC.

DC Business Ambassador Sascha Zilger Speech about Free and Fair Trade

DC Business Ambassador Sascha Zilger gave a  keynote speech at the United Nations 56th Commission for Social Development in New York, which was well received by UN representatives and guests. His topic “free and fair trade”.

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