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Singapore Minister visits little Denmark at Mount Faber

Singapore Minister visits little Denmark at Mount Faber

On Wednesday 29 March 2017 the Danish Seamen’s Church in Singapore welcomed Khaw Boon Wan, Singapore’s Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport, to a visit at the beautiful Danish Church located on Mount Faber in Singapore. Dorte Bech Vizard, the Danish Ambassador to Singapore and the Port Chaplain at Sømandskirken Singapore accompanied the Minister on his visit. The …

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Danish Physiotherapists Volunteer at Raindrop Foundation in Sakon Nakhon

Danish Physiotherapists Volunteer at Raindrop Foundation in Sakon Nakhon

https://youtu.be/sQ0eTlq31Ws Danish physiotherapists Mie Jensen and Nanna Riis Madsen have spent the past three months doing what many of their colleagues back home in Denmark may dream of, but few actually do. They volunteered to work and live at the Danish Raindrop Foundation Handicap Project in Sakon Nakhon in the Northeast of Thailand. Friday the 8 April 2017 was their …

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Danish market study visit dairy production Malaysia

Danish market study visit dairy production Malaysia

27 March – 6 April 2017 the Embassy of Denmark, Kuala Lumpur arranged the ‘Cattle trip – or the Market Study Visit: Dairy Production’. The purpose of the trip was to facilitate B2B meetings between the participating six Danish companies and local farmers in Malaysia who currently have challenges with their dairy production. The kick-off meeting for the meeting started …

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Huge Norwegian Prime Minister-lead delegation visits China

Huge Norwegian Prime Minister-lead delegation visits China

Prime Minister Erna Solberg is during 7 to 10 April leading a Norwegian delegation on an official visit to China. The main purpose of the visit is to meet Chinese leaders and renew political and economic cooperation with China. ‘I am very pleased that we are now normalising our political and diplomatic relations. The visit reflects the fact that both …

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Belgian spearheads Swedish Chamber of Commerce China as its new General Manager

Belgian spearheads Swedish Chamber of Commerce China as its new General Manager

Mr. Martin Vercouter, who is already know to many in the Chinese-Swedish business community, is as of 1 April 2017 the new General Manager for the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in China (Swedcham China), Beijing. He was recently an Anders Wall scholarship winner, based at the Swedcham Shanghai office for six month, and who has now, for the second time, …

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Danish Embassy brings African music to Malaysia

Danish Embassy brings African music to Malaysia

Moussa Diallo, a half Danish, half Malian musician, shard his music and experience Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia. On Thursday 30 March 2017, he visited the Danish Embassy where he did a story telling. The story telling was under the theme "The Man and the Music" where he shared his life story while playing Malian music with one of the students from …

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President of China to visit Finland

President of China to visit Finland

Xi Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of China will pay a state visit to Finland, accompanied by his spouse, Mrs Peng Liyuan. On Wednesday 5 April 2017, President of Finland, Sauli Niinistö and his spouse, Jenni Haukio, will welcome the Chinese president and spouse to an official ceremony at the Presidental Palace in Helsinki. The agenda for the state …

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New Master Franchisee to Kvik Asia

New Master Franchisee to Kvik Asia

As the month changed to April, Danish kitchen company Kvik also changed their Master Franchisee in Asia. On Friday 31 March 2017 Kvik threw a launch party at their Kvik Thonglor Store in Bangkok to welcome new Master Franchisee, Iain Flitcroft. Having put together a new franchise strategy under the name Team Asia, Iain Flitcroft hopes to bring cool kitchens to everyone in …

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Sweden Matrade Kula Lumpur seminar

Sweden Matrade Kula Lumpur seminar

On March 16, the Embassy of Sweden in Kuala Lumpur, Business Sweden and MATRADE (Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation) organised a joint workshop/seminar in Kuala Lumpur on the theme ‘Exploring business opportunities in Sweden’. The audience consisted of eminent representatives from the Malaysian business community, from sectors such as ICT, health and food. The objectives of the seminar were information …

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Coming events:

Easter Lunch at Danish Seamen's Church

Mark you calendars and get ready for a Danish Easter Lunch at the Danish Seamen's Church in Singapore! The Church welcomes you to a delicious lunch on Wednesday 12 April 2017 at 12:00.  More info will follow on www.dkchurch.com.

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Children's movies at Danish Seamen's Church

On Saturday 22 April 2017 the Danish Seamen's Church in Singapore welcomes children to come and watch movies at their Børnebio event. It all starts at 2pm and will go on until 4:30pm.  Contact the Church for more information.

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SF100SG: Wellness Seminar

On 25-27 April 2017, Finnish Business Council Singapore invites you to a Wellness Seminar by SF100SG, a side event of Ageing Asia, an annual business of ageing platform to access investment and partnership opportunities in Asia Pacific. The Wellness seminar takes place at Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre. More information here.

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