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Fredrik Lager joins Nordea Singapore

Fredrik Lager joins Nordea Singapore

Mr Fredrik Lager has joined the Nordic bank Nordea as Head of Nordea Bank S.A, Singapore Branch. “After 11 years with SEB, I decided the time was right to take on new professional challenges. As of 1 April 2017, I am General Manager for Nordea’s private banking business in Asia, headquartered in Singapore,” the well-known banker tells ScandAsia. “The former …

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Study in Sweden joined Jiangsu international education exhibition

Study in Sweden joined Jiangsu international education exhibition

On 4 April 2017, the Consulate General of Sweden in Shanghai together with Study in Sweden participated in Chinese International Education Exhibition Tour (CIEET) in Jiangsu province. It was the first time that Sweden had a national booth to strengthen its presence in this market and to support Swedish universities. Linnaeus University was exhibiting too. The Swedish organisers provided general …

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Finnish xEdu acceleration program begins Hong Kong start-up piloting

Finnish xEdu acceleration program begins Hong Kong start-up piloting

The Finnish xEdu acceleration program alumni companies are starting pilots with 24 schools in Hong Kong at the beginning of April with the support of HKEdCity platform. This is the first time ever that edtech products coming from the Nordics are trialled in schools of Hong Kong. All of the companies Bomberbot, Mightifier and Seppo are from the first batch …

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Danish China Ambassador’s Jiangsu Province visit

Danish China Ambassador’s Jiangsu Province visit

From March 29th to March 31st 2017 Denmark’s Ambassador to China, H.E. A. Carsten Damsgaard visited Suzhou and Nanjing (in Jiangsu Province) to meet with provincial political leadership and facilitate Danish commercial interests. Jiangsu is one of the richest provinces in China and most important provinces for Danish company interests. One of the purposes of the visit was to meet …

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Finland 100 years’ independence Hong Kong celebrations

Finland 100 years’ independence Hong Kong celebrations

You are invited to come and experience Finnish business and culture in Hong Kong at the Finland 100 Expo on Wednesday 10 May! This is FinnCham’s (Finnish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong) flagship event of the year to celebrate Finland’s 100 years of independence. It will bring the Finnish business community in Hong Kong together, under one roof, to …

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Hong Kong presentation highlighted Green-tech and innovations

Hong Kong presentation highlighted Green-tech and innovations

Both Finland And Sweden representatives, as key stakeholders, attended a Hong Kong networking luncheon on 10 March with the theme ‘Global Trend of Green Innovations’. Secretary for the Environment, Mr. Wong Kam-Sing in his keynote speech briefed the audience e.g. on Hong Kong's new Climate Action Plan 2030+ and the on the development of green-tech in Hong Kong. It was …

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Chinese minister-led energy delegation visited Preem, Gothenburg

Chinese minister-led energy delegation visited Preem, Gothenburg

On 24 March, China's Energy Minister Nur Bekri visited Preem's refinery in Gothenburg.  Preem is Sweden's largest oil company. The visit took place jointly with a delegation from the Energy Authority National Energy Administration. “We are honored that China’s Energy Minister wants to be inspired by our production of renewable fuels. It shows that Preem is leading the transformation towards …

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Swedish knife producer Morakniv bets on Asian export

Swedish knife producer Morakniv bets on Asian export

The century-old producer of Swedish knives, Morakniv, in 2016 saw record sales growth by 20 per cent paving the way for further investments. It was a successful year for Morakniv, thanks to big bets on exports and international presence, including a sales office in Malaysia. The company is now continuing investments - both globally and at home in Mora, Sweden. …

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Denmark’s Foreign Minister’s visit strengthens China partnership

Denmark’s Foreign Minister’s visit strengthens China partnership

Danish Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen visited China from 11 - 13 March, during which he had several meetings with high-level officials in China, including with his Chinese counterparts on foreign affairs and commerce. The Minister met with Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi and showed great interest in the “Belt and Road Initiative”, and China’s reform agenda after the “Two Sessions” …

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Swedish Chamber: AGM - with a grand evening

Spring is here - time to celebrate! In line with our longstanding tradition, the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in China is pleased to round off its Annual General Meeting with a grand evening  – where good food and pleasant company join forces for a memorable experience.

May 5, 2017 – 18.30 to 24.00
RMB 695 (RMB 1400 non-members)
Kathleen’s Waitan, Shanghai

This year's edition will take place in Shanghai. Here is what you get: Mingle …

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