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German Canadian impressions – interview with Marthe Lemay – Canadian Consul in Düsseldorf

 What influenced you to want to become a diplomat? I must say that I never planned on becoming a diplomat; I came to it by pure chance.  I started my ...

Vancouver BC Panorama

The most prestigious country is…Canada…and the best city, Vancouver!

A new poll places Canada as the country with the best reputation and Vancouver as the city with the best life quality…pls read all about it on the German page, thank ...

tourist travel to canada

The work and travel program of the DKG – a great experience!

50 years WSP – Festschrift_DKG_2014-1.pdf 2 One focus of our work is the promotion of youth activities.   In cooperation with the Canadian Embassy in Berlin and many long-standing partners in Canada,  ...

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Magna takes over transmission manufacturer Getrag

The Canadian- Austrian car parts supplier Magna took over the German transmission ...
San Diego Skyline

Comic of Canada Receives Top Industry Award

Canadian comics got many prices at the Comic Con in San Diego. ...

Canadian Art in July + August * Ausstellungen * Exhibitions

We are happy to inform you about the following exhibitions in July ...

Canadians who made history / Before Céline Dion…

Emma Lajeunesse was born 1847 in Chambly, Québec.  The young woman would become the first Canadian international opera singer.  Even before Canada, became “Canada”. She started piano lessons with her mother at the age of four.  Then her father, Joseph, took over and she learned to play the harp and to sing as well as […]

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Montreal bridges over St Laurence river

Hochtief taking part in 1,6 billion euro contract in Montreal

The German company Hochtief will build a highway bridge in Montreal.     According to the company it is one of the most important projects of the North American transportation infrastructure – the new Champlain Bridge, that stretches from the center of Montreal over the  St-Lawrence River.   The existing bridge is one of the busiest […]

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Set of summer cocktails

“Bartesian: the Ultimate Home Cocktail Machine”

“The bartesian” is a cocktail machine, invented in Canada and it works similarly to the capsules coffee machines. No need to buy so many ingredients anymore to make tasty cocktails at home.  We bet it will be the sensation next summer…what do you think?  Tags: subfeature

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Party life

Seven Canadian music festivals in Canada this summer

Seven music festivals you shouldn’t miss when in Canada. One is familiar of course with the Montreal Jazz Festival and other big music events. But these should be on your list to discover lots of great Canadian music: Evolve Festival in Nova Scotia Pemberton Music Festival in British Columbia Winnipeg Folk Fest in Manitoba Cavendish […]

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The 2015 annual DKG Meeting – a successful event

This year’s annual DKG meeting took place in Mainz, from June 26th to the 28th. The DKG celebrated Canada Day together with the Canadian Embassy for the 5th time in a row.    This year’s special guest was Chief Clarence Louie, President of the National Aboriginal Economic Development Board and Head of the Osoyoos Indian […]

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Happy Canada Day Cupcake

Happy Canada Day!

Even though Canada is not in the run for the world cup anymore, we want to celebrate the National Day! If you are Canadian, we would like to hear how you celebrate Canada Day outside of Canada. Write to us at: redaktion@dkg-online.de. Here some ideas for your 1st of July celebrations. Happy Canada Day to […]

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Cabot Trail

Never Forgotten National Memorial

It is planned to build a memorial in Canada (in Green Cove on Cape Breton Island) to honour all Canadian soldiers buried far away from home.  The “Never Forgotten National Memorial”  would be completed by 2017, in time for Canada’s 150th anniversary.   Most people agree with the project in such, except maybe for the […]

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Strom aus Wasserkraft

Hydropower in Canada worth it

Electricity has been produced by hydropower for over 100 years in Canada. No wonder with all the water ressources.  Canada is one of the 10 most important places for water energy according to „Global Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index“. Pls read all the details on the German page, thank you. 37962769 | Urheber: by-studio Fotolia.com […]

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Arctic Expedition

Camping on ice in the Arctic

Camping in polar bears’ territory…would you dare? Tags: subfeature

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Toronto waterfront in the summer

The new Queens Quay in Toronto

It took three years to rejuvenate the area and the results are well worth it. Ahve a look here and here. 73209829 | © pongsakorn1 – Fotolia.com Tags: subfeature

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