Cambodians fight to save their forest against illegal logging with Danish help






Motorcycles are roaring, leaves rattle and every now and then a twig snaps under a shoe as a group of people, trying to protect the place they call home, gather deep inside of Cambodia’s biggest forest, Prey Lang. As one of Southeast Asia’s last remaining lowland evergreen woodlands, Prey Lang, which translates to ‘our forest’…

An era comes to an end at SBAS Singapore






The Swedish Business Association of Singapore’s (SBAS) completed Annual General Meeting 2017 brought forward quite dramatic changes. Three big news are hereby announced via ScandAsia. When SBAS on 22 March SBAS held its 35th Annual General Meeting, which was well attended by its corporate members, one of the main items on the agenda was a…

DABS Gala Dinner 2017 Singapore






The Danish Business Association Singapore held its annual Gala Dinner on Saturday 4 March 207, at Shangri-La hotel. “It was really well attended with 250 people at Shangri-la for the black and white theme,” reported  Stine Martinussen. “Lars K Nielsen was awarded Business Man of the Year 2017 for successfully building his business Den Jet…

Dancham plans for a big deficit in 2017

Dancham – Danish Thai Chamber of Commerce – plans in 2017 to dig deep into its cash assets, where over 3 mill. Thai Baht have been accumulated over the years, and spend it on improving its office facilities and other benefits for the members. The budget which the members approved at the Annual General Meeting on 23 March 2017 has a deficit of 600,000 THB.

Michael Andersen, Dancham’s recently appointed Secretary General, explained to the members the range of improvements, that the money would be spent on. He expects the deficit to level out in 2018 so that the Chamber as of 2019 will start being profitable again.

Read more about the AGM of the Danish-Thai Chamber of Commerce here.

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New working format of the Dancham AGM






Dancham – Danish-Thai Chamber of Commerce – experimented this year once again with the format of its Annual Meeting. The old, passive “the board talks – the members listen” format is history, from now on members will take an active part in group discussions with other members sharing similar interests. The meeting started with a question and…

A Child-Centred Setting for Early Years Education






“What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child,” wrote British author George Bernard Shaw.  For our children, learning should be filled with many moments of discovery and joy. A child’s first years in school should lay the foundations that make them lifelong learners,…

KIS Students exhibit their masterpieces at the “Journey” exhibition

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On March 23, 2017 the class of 2017 of KIS International School hosted an evening exhibition featuring outstanding works of art created by the IB Diploma Visual Arts students. The theme of the exhibition, “Journey”, showed the students’ exploration of the world through different forms of art, while reflecting on their passage through the IB…