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Singapore’s Nobel Prize dinner

Singapore’s Nobel Prize dinner

Once again, Embassy of Sweden, Singapore hosted the annual Nobel Prize dinner, held at the residence in early Deceber 2016. People from the academics including researchers and professors were invited at this special event to highlight and celebrate the Nobel laureates and the important discoveries and achievements that have been awarded. Each laureate was introduced by someone from the academia …

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Singapore Airlines launches route to Stockholm in 2017

Singapore Airlines launches route to Stockholm in 2017

Just in time for Christmas Singapore Airlines has handed the Scandinavians a nice gift: come May 2017 the airline will open its new route to Stockholm via Moscow, adding its second Scandinavian city to the network. Subject to regulatory approvals, flights to Stockholm will be launched on 30 May 2017 and will be operated with Airbus A350-900 aircraft - the …

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Norway-Asia Business Summit 2017 Postponed

Norway-Asia Business Summit 2017 Postponed

Due to conflicting calendars of several of the key attendees, it has been decided to postpone the planned Norway-Asia Business Summit 2017 in Cebu, the Philippines to 21-23 November 2017. Norway-Asia Business Summit aims to strengthen the competitiveness of Norwegian businesses in the region through increased geopolitical knowledge, economic understanding, and market comprehension. The delegates are offered through the presentations …

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Design web shop brings Scandinavian brands to Southeast Asian market

Design web shop brings Scandinavian brands to Southeast Asian market

Singaporean Alvin Tan has launched a design web shop that offers shipping of home accessories, furnishings and furniture items to customers in Southeast Asia, including a selection of Scandinavian brands. Applicata, Architectmade, danskina, Kvadrat, Menu, Normann Copenhagen, and Pappelina are Scandinavian brands in the selection. The focus is set on selling a range of thoughtfully curated and well-designed items from …

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Copenhagen to co-host Beijing Design Week

Copenhagen to co-host Beijing Design Week

Beijing’s City Council has selected Copenhagen to co-host Beijing Design Week 2018, ahead of New York City. "This is a unique chance to show off Danish design in front of a large international audience. I am certain that this will benefit Copenhagen’s creative businesses, help boost Danish exports and attract more Chinese visitors to Denmark,” says Frank Jensen, Lord Mayor …

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Danish Food and Fashion return to Chongqing

Danish Food and Fashion return to Chongqing

The 3rd Danish Food and Fashion Show 2016 was held in Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality. The event that took place on 5 November, hosted by the Royal Danish Consulate General in Chongqing, aimed to promote communication in the fashion and design industries between the countries. It also gave guests the opportunity to enjoy the latest Danish and Greenlandic fashion designs …

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Swedcham Hong Kong celebrated 30 in Macau

Swedcham Hong Kong celebrated 30 in Macau

When the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong was planning its 30th anniversary it said that turning 30 requires the party of the century! So, on 19 November more than 200 members of the chamber and distinguished guests travelled to Studio City in Macau, to celebrate SwedCham Hong Kong. Inspired by James Bond’s secret missions in Macau, the theme …

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Sweden to support Cambodian schooling

Sweden to support Cambodian schooling

Photo: Embassy of Sweden in Phnom Penh On Wednesday 14 December, Sweden and the Royal Government of Cambodia signed a one year extension of the ongoing agreement on SIG, School Improvement Grants, of SEK 61.5 million. The objective of the School Improvement Grants is to assist Cambodia in providing quality education services to all children. With this agreement, it is …

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62,000 DKK from Sønderborg to Laos and Cambodia

62,000 DKK from Sønderborg to Laos and Cambodia

In 2016, SOS Children's Villages in Sønderborg, Denmark, have sent 62,000 DKK to children in Laos and Cambodia. A Christmas raffle at a market in Cathrinesminde gave a surplus of 20,000 DKK, and combined with other activities in 2016, the association has collected 62,000 DKK for four SOS projects in Laos and Cambodia. The money is very much needed in Cambodia …

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