On 20th to 24th July 2015, Professors from London’s Royal College of Music (RCM) will run the RCM’s first ever International Piano Masterclass in Asia at Shrewsbury International School, Bangkok. The 5-day course is aimed at talented young pianists, aged 12-25 years (Grade 6 or above), who wish to take […]
Nordea has the most valuable brand in Scandinavia, according to the annual Banking 500 report by Brand Finance. The Sweden-based bank has a brand value of about 44.1 billion kroner, although it dropped five spots in the world rankings compared to last year from 32nd to 37th. Norwegian bank DNB […]
Arla Foods is integrating its markets in China and South East Asia in a new regional market called Business Unit Asia. The regional office will be placed in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as of March 1st 2015. Asia is vital to Arla’s ambitions to grow and to increase earnings for its […]
Contemporary Italian and Mediterranean restaurant, Gattopardo, located in the heart of Tanjong Pagar, has the tagline ‘Ristorante di Mare’, which simply translates to “Seafood Restaurant” in English. The soul of the restaurant is representative of the roots of Executive Chef and Managing Director Lino Sauro’s culinary style which is heavily […]
Born out of a need for to create awareness about the new Nordic diet & paying back to Singapore, Smør decided to introduce a palatable & acceptable method in the heart of Singapore’s central business district by introducing Scandinavian smørrebrød delights to cater to the ever-burgeoning demand for premium quality nutritious meals at affordable […]
For the second year in a row Scandinavian Ladies, their international friends and ISB High School ‘Kids Action for Kids’ Club organized a Scandinavian themed Christmas Bazaar to raise funds for surgeries to Thai children born with a cleft palate, a cleft lip and other facial deformities. This special fundraiser […]
Blogging has become the number #1 method that businesses and organizations are using to publish marketing content. But the process can be very time consuming and you never know if you will appear high enough in the result list when customers search for your products or services on Google, Bing or Yahoo. What you need is Mynewsdesk, represented in Thailand by Scandinavian Publishing Co., Ltd.
Staffan Nordstrand’s River trilogy has been a strongly growing success, selling more than 50 000 copies in Sweden. Following up on the success and the articles previously published about Staffan Nordstrand in ScandAsia, the three books are also available for sale on ScandShop.in.th – ready for the Christmas gifts market. Staffan […]
Namyong Terminal Public Company Limited has been awarded the Excellent Logistics Management Awards 2014 (ELMA 2014) for excellent logistic management organized by the Department of International Trade Promotion under the Thai Ministry of Commerce. The judging committee this year awarded the Excellent Logistics Management Award to Namyong Terminal PCL, in warehousing service […]
Thailand’s largest healthcare network and a top U.S. research university create an alliance to develop an international hub and centers of excellence to improve health. Bangkok — Bangkok Dusit Medical Services is teaming with Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., to improve health in both countries through shared […]
A dream has come true for 35 years old Savija Pannark Korslund, who is the owner of Dexter Cafe & Bar located in Bangkok. In few months the place has become a great...
World-famous Danish toy brand enjoyed strong performance of all products lines for 2014, with a highly satisfactory annual result for the LEGO Group with sales increasing...
- Magnus Böcker to end tenure as CEO of SGX Singapore
Come July 2015 a new CEO will have been appointed, taking from the current Swedish CEO for the Singapore Exhange...February 27, 2015 at 14:53
- Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce Annual General Meeting 2015
On Thursday 26 February 2015 the Annual General Meeting of the Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce (TSCC) was held,...February 27, 2015 at 13:54
- Aibel to build drilling platform structures in Thailand, Norway
Aibel was awarded on February 24 the contract for engineering, procurement and construction for the deck of the...February 25, 2015 at 12:31
Biosphere reserves, especially buffer zones surrounding the reserves, are “living museums” and “green corridors” which can serve scientific research in an effective...
- Indonesia-Denmark to improve people-to-people contact
Indonesia and Denmark are working to improve people-to-people contact by increasing interaction between the youth...February 23, 2015 at 11:36
- Philippines seeks Sweden’s support in maritime dispute with China
The Philippine government courted Sweden’s support for the arbitration case it filed over its territorial dispute...February 20, 2015 at 11:48
A 60-year-old Danish man died of drowning in Pattaya in the early evening of February 21.According to Pattaya police, the man was brought ashore by other swimmers after he...
- Oslo woman dies of rare amoeba infection contracted on Thailand trip
The Norwegian Institute of Public Health has been informed that a woman from Oslo died in December 2014 after returning...February 19, 2015 at 12:08
- Chief Executive denies ‘conflict of interest’ over Karolinska’s HK research lab
In response to the cover story of Next Magazine’s February 16 edition on Karolinska Institutet (KI), suggesting...February 18, 2015 at 12:37
Men who regularly visited a sauna lived longer and were less likely to die of sudden heart attacks than men who did not visit as often, said a Finnish study published in the...
- Volvo self-driving cars ‘reacts faster than most humans’
Volvo Cars presents a unique, complete system solution that makes it possible to integrate self-driving cars into...February 23, 2015 at 10:01
- Study: Lego tops Ferrari as world’s strongest brand
Lego has overtaken Ferrari to become the world’s most powerful brand, according to a new study by Brand Finance,...February 17, 2015 at 14:25