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BITEC (Bangkok, Thailand)

Thailand Board of Investment and Diplomatic Council join forces for Electric Mobility in Thailand

The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) and the Diplomatic Council (DC), a global think tank in consultative status with the United Nations, have decided to join forces for the electrification of road traffic in Thailand. This was announced at the Subcon Exhibition Thailand 2016 in Bangkok, by Ms. Dr. Ratchanee Wattanawisitporn, dep. Consul General of the BOI and Mr. Steef Korfker, Chairman of the DC E-Mobility Forum.

UNO Wien

DC Side Event at United Nations Office Vienna

All members of the Diplomatic Council are invited to attend the first European DC side event of the United Nations in Vienna on May 23. The special consultative status with the UN authorizes the DC to organiseofficial side events during international UN conferences. The first DC UN side event took March 24 in New York during the Commission on the Status of Women.

DC UN Commissioner Thomas J. Grabe, DC CEO to the UN Andreas Dripke, DC Member of Honor Minister Susil Premajayantha, DC UN Commissioner Steffen Rabus, DC Secretary General Hang Nguyen, DC Business Ambassador Raimund Hahn at the United Nations Commission on Science and Technology in Geneva

DC Delegation at United Nations in Geneva

DC Member of Honour, H.E. Minister Susil Premajayantha delivers speech at United Nations conference in Geneva A six-member delegation of the Diplomatic Council attended the 19th session of the Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD) which took place from May 9-13, 2016 at the United Nations Office in Geneva in the Palais des Nations. […]

DC Summer Celebration 2016

Diversity Award to be launched at the DC Summer Celebration

In collaboration with its partner Great Place to Work, the Diplomatic Council will introduce the Diversity Award at the DC Summer Celebration on July 4. Amongst Germany’s 100 best employers, the award recognises the winner in the category best diversity management. The laudation is held by Andreas Schubert, Chairman of the DC Global Corporate Culture Forum. In […]

Deutschsprachige SAP-Anwendergruppe (DSAG)

Diplomatic Council and SAP user group in partnership

The Deutschsprachige Anwendergruppe der SAP AG (DSAG = German Speaking SAP User Group) and the Diplomatic Council have entered into a comprehensive partnership. The common objective is to advance the development of the digitalization in such a way it benefits all people. With more than 3,000 corporate members, institutions and authorities, DSAG is globally the […]

Impact Africa Summit

Diplomatic Council delivers Keynote at the Impact Africa Summit

The Diplomatic Council (USA) President, CEO and General Counsel Hans. J. Niebergall will deliver the keynote at the Impact Africa Summit on Thursday July 7, 2016, in Accra (Ghana).

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