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New President in Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce

Eric Hallin new President of Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce

Swedish hotelier Mr. Eric Hallin is the new President of Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce following a brief meeting by the newly elected Board of Governors after the AGM on Thursday 30 March 2017 at Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit in Bangkok. In this short video, Past President Mr. Jan Eriksson explains how the turn-around of the economy of the Chamber which has …

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Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce financially stable

Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce financially stable

The Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce is now financially stable with money in the bank and a comfortable profit margin. "We are not here to create a profit, but we must be profitable in order to survive," as outgoing President Jan Eriksson put it when going through the financial report during the Annual General Meeting on 30 March 2017. In 2016, …

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Dane compensated after ill Finnair pilot causes delay in Bangkok

Dane compensated after ill Finnair pilot causes delay in Bangkok

A flight company must be prepared for crew getting sick before flights. That is what one of Denmark’s two High Courts, Østre Landsret, decided yesterday, on Thursday 30 March 2017. As a consequence, the Finnish airline, Finnair, must pay a compensation of 4465 Danish Kroner to a Danish woman who was delayed due to a pilot having stomach issues. In …

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Norway and DTAC host startup event for Thai-Norwegian exchange students

Norway and DTAC host startup event for exchange students

The Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok and the Thai-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce co-hosted an event at DTAC Accelerate, joining together the Thai-Norwegian network for exchange students and the Norwegian-owned company DTAC who with their entrepreneurs, …

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Successful Co-creation workshop at Swedish Embassy in Bangkok

Successful Co-creation workshop at Swedish Embassy in Bangkok

On 21-22 March 2017 the Swedish Embassy in Bangkok hosted their annual workshop for regional development partner organizations; Co-reation for Transformation - Effective Delivery on SDGs through Enhanced Cross-Sectorial Interaction. The workshop was opened by an inspiring dialogue between Ambassador Staffan Herrström and Anne-Charlotte Malm, Head of Development Section. “Every human being should know about their rights. One of Sweden’s …

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Pandora opens new green crafting facility in Thailand

Pandora opens new green crafting facility in Thailand

Wednesday 22 March 2017 was a big day for the Danish jewellery company Pandora, as they opened their new, highly modernised and green crafting facility in Lamphun near Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand. The new state of the art crafting facility opens as part of Pandora long term growth plan. The facility is the first in a line of strategic …

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Norway meets with Thai Ministry of Energy

Norway meets with Thai Ministry of Energy

Kjetil Paulson, Ambassador of Norway to Thailand, met with representatives of the Thai Ministry of Energy as they stopped by the Norwegian Embassy on Friday 24 March 2017 The representatives from the Ministry of Energy in Thailand attended a meeting at the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok to discuss the Norwegian energy sector and how Norway manages its ownership and …

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TSCC Monthly Networking with Securitas

TSCC Monthly Networking with Securitas

On Thursday 2 March 2017 the Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce, sponsored by Securitas, held its Monthly Networking event at the five-star hotel St. Regis on Ratchadamri Road in Bangkok. At the event the many guests – including H.E. Sweden’s Ambassador to Thailand Mr Staffan Herrström, Swedish university students, business leaders as well asother TSCC members gathered at the intimate and …

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DTCC Networking

Thurd Thursday with Dancham at The Admiral’s Pub and Restaurant, Oakwood Residence, Sukhumvit Soi 24 - Bangkok Starts Thursday 20 April at 18.30

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DTCC Easter Lunch

  Danish Thai Chamber of Commerce is inviting members to a delicious lunch to celebrate the Easter holidays in Bangkok, Thailand. The lunch will be held on Friday 21 April 2017, but location and more precise time is yet to be revealed. More info will be uploaded here on the chambers website.

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Easter Lunch with SWEA Bangkok

Celebrating the Easter holidays Swedish Women's Educational Association in Bangkok will have an Easter Lunch at the Swedish Restaurant Cajutan on Sukhumvit soi 18 where a lovely buffet will be served. The lunch is held on Saturday 22 April 2017 and starts at 19:00 and cost 695 THB per person, beverages are included. RSVP Sunday 16 April 2017.       …

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ZabaiGolf at Sherwin William Cup

ZabaiGolf, a group of Scandinavian golfers in Thailand, are attending the Sherwin William Cup on Saturday 22 April 2017. Sponsored by Sherwin William, ZabaiGolf will be at the cup, which is held at the Vintage Club, located an hour away from Bangkok. Any member of Scandinavian Society Siam can also join ZabaiGolf. Read more on www.zabaigolf.com    

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SWEA trip to Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles

Swedish Women's Educational Association plans a trip to visit an exhibition celebrating Her Majesty Queen Sirikit on Wednesday 26 April 2017. In honor of the auspicious occasion of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit’s 7th cycle birthday anniversary on August 12, 2016, the Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles will mount Fit For A Queen, a new exhibition that focuses on the 22-year-long working …

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DABS Business Man of the Year 2017: Lars K Nielsen

DABS Business Man of the Year 2017: Lars K Nielsen

The Danish Business Association Singapore (DABS) awarded Lars K. Nielsen of Denjet Marine ‘Business Man of the Year’ 2017 coinciding with the annual Gala Dinner. ”This is the first year DABS has this award and of course I am happy/proud to have won it. There are many other Danes in Singapore that have done well for many years so it …

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Danish Adventurer stranded in Indonesia after trouble with sponsor

Danish Adventurer stranded in Indonesia after trouble with sponsor

Danish Adventurer Thor Jensen is attempting to go all the way around Papua New Guinea in a canoe. “A humble appeal to the generous Sandaun Government who promised us funding so that we could continue 'The Worlds First Circumnavigation of the Island of New Guinea in a Traditional Sailing canoe',” writes Danish Adventurer Thor Jensen on his Facebook, Wednesday 29 …

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Danish director to head jury at Beijing International Film Festival

Danish director to head jury at Beijing International Film Festival

Bille August, Academy Award winning Danish film director, will head the jury for the Tiantan competition at this year’s Beijing International Film Festival, which is held on 16 to 23 April 2017. In 1987 August won both the Palme d’Or, Academy Award and a Golden Globe for his movie Pelle the Conquerer, a movie about a boy, Pelle, who comes …

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