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  • Call for Sweden-Malaysia direct flights

    Direct flights from Kuala Lumpur and Stockholm will open up opportunities to enhance trade and tourism between the two countries as well as improve training and talent development of Malaysians working for Swedish companies in Malaysia. Swedish Trade & Invest Council market unit manager for Malaysia, Singapore and the Philippines [...]

    Call for Sweden-Malaysia direct flights
  • Danish envoy discusses green economy at Da Nang university

    Ambassador John Nielsen gave two lectures about the Danish experience on turning the economy into a greener economy. During the lectures at Da Nang University of Technology and Da Nang University of Economics, the Ambassador referred to some of the challenges that Vietnam is currently encountering with polluted ground water [...]

    Danish envoy discusses green economy at Da Nang university
  • Lundin spent $127 millions on explorations that came up empty

    Swedish energy company Lundin Petroleum said Tuesday it spent roughly $127 million on exploration programs during the first quarter of the year without success. Lundin said two exploration wells drilled in Norway and two exploration wells completed in Indonesia during the first quarter came up empty. Expenses for both operations [...]

    Lundin spent $127 millions on explorations that came up empty
  • Swedish Lotta Sylwander joins UNICEF as Philippines Representative

    Lotta Sylwander has submitted credentials as UNICEF Representative to the Philippines to Department of Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario. As UNICEF Representative, Ms. Sylwander provides strategic leadership in the design and implementation of programmes on health, on education, on protection and for the wellbeing of Filipino children, as part [...]

    Swedish Lotta Sylwander joins UNICEF as Philippines Representative
  • Norway MPs slammed for Dalai Lama ‘cowardice’

    Norway’s parliament has been accused of cowardice after it declined to offer an official meeting to the Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of the Tibetan people, when he visits Norway in May. In a thundering editorial on Tuesday, Harald Stanghelle, the political editor of the country’s Aftenposten newspaper, accused the [...]

    Norway MPs slammed for Dalai Lama ‘cowardice’
  • Christer Holmvall is new SSS Chairman

    Christer Holmvall, an active member of the Golf section of Scandinavian Society Siam, was elected new Chairman of Scandinavian Society Siam at the Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, 23 April. Another new member of the board was Savija Korslund. Outgoing Chairman Robert Kronberg left the board in high standing after [...]

    Christer Holmvall is new SSS Chairman
  • Norwegian envoy meets Myanmar scholarship students at AIT

    Norwegian Ambassador to Thailand Katja Christina Nordgaard met with scholars sponsored by Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs at Asian Institute of Technology. Almost all scholarship holders are from Myanmar but the group also included international students from other countries, such as Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. Norway sponsors 40 students from Myanmar [...]

    Norwegian envoy meets Myanmar scholarship students at AIT
  • Chinese students get to know Swedish universities

    Over one hundred Chinese students gathered in central Shanghai to take part in the information meeting that the Consulate and the Swedish Institute co-organized in collaboration with 11 Swedish universities on April 4. The participants have all been accepted to studies in Sweden but not yet accepted their slot and [...]

    Chinese students get to know Swedish universities
  • Norway opens visa application center in Shanghai

    Norway opened a visa application center in Shanghai Tuesday in the Guangdong Development Bank Tower. Oyvind Stokke, Norwegian Consul General in Shanghai, greeted the first applicants, a family of three, with flowers. Chinese tourists, including those joining ADS (approved destination status) group tours, can apply for visas at the new [...]

    Norway opens visa application center in Shanghai
  • Geely, Volvo to jointly invest in electric car R&D

    Geely and Volvo will make large-scale investments in the research, development and manufacturing of electric drive system for automobiles. Geely and Volvo are discussing on the establishment of a joint R&D institution of the electric drive system and manufacturing company so as to gain ground in the future new energy [...]

    Geely, Volvo to jointly invest in electric car R&D

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Christer Holmvall is new SSS Chairman

Christer Holmvall is new SSS Chairman

April 24, 2014 at 10:01

Christer Holmvall, an active member of the Golf section of Scandinavian Society Siam, was elected new Chairman of Scandinavian Society Siam at the Annual General Meeting on...

Business news »

Call for Sweden-Malaysia direct flights

Call for Sweden-Malaysia direct flights

April 24, 2014 at 17:31

Direct flights from Kuala Lumpur and Stockholm will open up opportunities to enhance trade and tourism between the two countries as well as improve training and talent development...

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Danish filmmaker crucified in Philippines Good Friday re-enactment

Danish filmmaker crucified in Philippines Good Friday re-enactment

April 21, 2014 at 13:32

A 48-year-old filmmaker from Denmark became the center of attraction in Barangay San Pedro Cutud here when he showed up with nine other locals to be crucified on Good Friday...

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Danish envoy discusses green economy at Da Nang university

Danish envoy discusses green economy at Da Nang university

April 24, 2014 at 16:59

Ambassador John Nielsen gave two lectures about the Danish experience on turning the economy into a greener economy. During the lectures at Da Nang University of Technology...

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Danish website turns private homes into take-away restaurants

Danish website turns private homes into take-away restaurants

April 21, 2014 at 17:13

A Danish website is turning private homes into take-away restaurants by letting users advertise what they are cooking, when and for what price. “Sometimes I only put...

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