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Germany celebrated its 20th anniversary to the unification of east and west to one Federal Republic.

The German Embassy hosted many of the German community in Israel, Ambassadors, Diplomats, business man and others to a party at the residence of the German Ambassador to Israel, Dr. Harald Kindermann.

 



 

Ambassador Dr. Kindermann welcomed the crowd to the celebration to mark 20 years to a united Germany.

Dr. Kindermann spoke about the relationship between Israel and Germany and called them excellent and fruitful. He mentioned the great improvement of the friendship of the two countries and wished a continuation of that road.

 



 

 

Ambassador Dr. Kindermann couldn't help of mentioning the dark era of the German and Jewish people and said that the Nazis almost annihilated all Jewish life in Germany and the ones who could, for obvious reasons, left Germany.

But now, the Jewish Community in Germany is flourishing while keeping its own identity as the pressure for assimilation no longer exists.
 
After the Ambassador's speech, the representative of the Israeli Government, the vice prime minister and minister of strategic affairs, Mr. Moshe Ya'alon, took the stage.

 



 

 

 

Mr. Ya'alon thanked Ambassador Dr. Kindermann for his hospitality. He spoke about the special connection between the state of Israel and the Federal Republic of Germany. He said that he remember the falling of the Berlin wall, 20 years ago, a brief moment in the clock of history but the changes happened in Germany and Europe were vast.

Mr. Ya'alon mentioned that Germany stand alongside Israel and is concerned about Israel's security challenges, specially the Nuclearization of Iran.

 

Mr. Ya'alon said that he hopes that the friendship between both states will continue to develop and grow.

 


 

 

The special guest of the occasion was Mr. Wilhelm Hass, who was the Ambassador of Germany to Israel in the years 1985-1990.

Mr. Haas shared with the present memories from the time of the early 1990's and the long way that the relationship between Israel and Germany had came.

Mr. Haas ended his speech with a few sentences in Hebrew and wished the crowd all the best.

 

 

Photos Silvia Golan

 

 

 

 

 

Chinese Ambassador Hosts Local Media In Order To Mark 18 Years of China- Israel Friendship and to Announce of the Coming of Famous Chinese Singer Ha Hui to Israel

Many of the Israeli media was invited to the press conference at the residence of the People's Republic of China Ambassador in Sunday, September the 15th, 2010.

 



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The Ambassador his Excellency Mr. Zhao Jun hosted the Journalists to mark 18 years of the Diplomatic relations between Israel and China.
Ambassador Zhao welcomed all the guests to his home and blessed them in Hebrew. Ambassador Zhao spoke in English of the special relations between The People's Republic of China and Israel.

At the 28th of July Peru celebrated its 189th independence day. In Israel the Peruvian Embassy marked the occasion in a beautiful event.

The event took place in Hertzliya Pituah, at the house of Yossi Maiman, honorary Consul of Peru in Tel-Aviv.



The Ambassador of Peru, Mr. Jose Luis Salinas Montes greeted the guests, as well as other member of the Peruvian entourage, among them military men, consuls and their wives.

The guests enjoyed a performance of typical Peruvian music from different parts of Peru. The variety of music genres gave the people a true Peruvian experience.




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Honorary consul of Peru in Israel, Mr. Maiman, spoke first and welcomed all the guests.

Mr. Maiman talked about the special connection between Israel and Peru as he mentioned the vast cooperation between the two states. Mr. Maiman talked about his life and memories from Peru and said that both countries will always make him feel at home.  



After the words of Mr. Maiman, his Excellency the Ambassador Mr. Salinas took the stage.

After greeting all the present and welcomed them to the 189th Peru Independence Day event, he spoke of the privilege to be the Ambassador of Peru in the Holy Land.



Mr. Salinas spoke of the similarities that the Israeli people and the Peruvian people share and said that he already feels here at home.

Mr. Salinas said that there are many parallels in the history of both countries and briefly mentioned landmarks from the past.



Ambassador Salinas finished his speech with a hope for prosperity, cooperation and wealth to both states.

The representative of the Israeli Government in this event was Mr. Benny Begin.



Mr. Begin spoke of the courageous bond between Israel and Peru and mentioned a special cooperation in water, ecological and agriculture technologies.

Mr. Begin's speech was warm and full with expressions of friendship. At the end of his speech, he even said couple of sentences in Spanish, to the joy of the crowd.



After the speeches both of the anthems were played and afterwards the guests were free to enjoy the delicious food and the fine music.

 

Photo Daniel Schwarz  

 

 

 

Brazil Celebration of National Day Combined With Jewish New Year

The Country of Brazil celebrated its national day on September 7th. The Embassy of Brazil in Israel marked the occasion with an event in the Ambassador's residence in Herzeliya Pituah.

The event combined the Jewish new year in the celebration.



 

Ambassador Ms. Maria Elisa Berenguer welcomed the guests accompanied by consuls, military and economic attaches, and other respectable representatives.

 


A Brazilian band played lovely typical music from brazil to the enjoyment of the present who were delighted of the tasty food and beverages straight from the homeland.
Another pearl of the event was the beautiful design of the fruits in the cocktail table.

 


 

 


Ambassador Berenguer was the first speaker of the evening. She thanked all the guests in English and Hebrew for coming, and welcomed them to her home.
Ambassador Berenguer started by saying that she is very excited to serve in the holy land and looking forward to working in Israel.


Ms. Berenguer spoke of the Brazilian history and the Jewish history. Ambassador Berenguer mentioned that Israel and Brazil hold a great deal of economic relations and cooperation.
The Ambassador expressed her appreciation for the ability of Israel to succeed despite the challenges of size and security. Ms. Berenguer wished that this success will continue and grow.



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Ambassador Berenguer ended her speech with a happy new Jewish year wish to everyone ("Shana Tova") and welcomed Mr. Binyamin Ben Eliezer, Israel's minister of industry and trade.
Mr. Ben Eliezer thanked Ambassador Berenguer for her hospitality and wished her a productive and enjoyable stay in Israel, Mr. Ben Eliezer added that he is sure that Ambassador Berenguer will quickly feel here at home.

 

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Mr. Ben Eliezer spoke of Brazil as an economic superpower that keeps growing with time, he said that Israel should be proud of the vast economic cooperation between the countries.


After the speeches both of the anthems were played and afterwards the guests were free to mingle as the Ambassador Ms. Berenguer took pictures with the guests who wished.



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Photos Silvia Golan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dan Panorama hotel in Tel-Aviv was the venue of the "get together party" produced by DATA (Diplomatic Association Tel-Aviv) organization at Saturday, September 4th.

The event was a cocktail party to mark the new Jewish year (Rosh Hashanah) and to farewell to members of the Diplomatic community who were leaving Israel as well as welcoming new colleagues posted in Israel.

At the event were present many members from the Diplomatic community and journalists as well as other interest owners.

 


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Cindy Levy, a relocation coach, was the first speaker.

She illustrated, in humor, lines of the Israeli mentality and habits through a presentation that showed the Italian mentality in the same manner.

After Ms. Levy's speech, Mr. Diaa Hammad, 1st secretary of the Egyptian Embassy, took the stage.

Mr. Hammad spoke of the importance of the relations between countries as he mentioned that it is important to bring the Diplomatic community closer.

 

 

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Mr. Hammad said that his ambition is to make the connections between the individuals in the Diplomatic community stronger so that many bonds can grow from this activity.

After the speeches, the guests enjoyed a dancing segment which included Arab and Latin styles of dancing. The dancers were graceful and professional as they entertained the crowd with acrobatic moves.

 

 

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Following the dancing part, arrived the highlight of the evening. DATA organization held a ruffle among the guests and gave away precious prizes as flight tickets to Egypt and Jordan, beautiful crystal pyramid, coupons of purchase in the Diplomatic duty-free shop and two season tickets to the Cinematek.

All the winners were thrilled and the ruffle created a pleasant atmosphere.         

 

Photo Silvia Golan