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Juha Sipilä meets President of China in Beijing

Juha Sipilä meets President of China in Beijing

Prime Minister of Finland, Juha Sipilä, met with President of the People’s Republic of China, Xi Jinping, in Beijing on Monday 26 June 2017. Sipilä and President Xi discussed the bilateral relations between Finland and China and topical international questions. During their meeting, Prime Minister Sipilä and President Xi focused on President Xi’s visit to Finland in April and the …

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Record number of agreements signed on Finnish PM visit to China

A greater number of trade and investment agreements and letters of intent were signed during Prime Minister Juha Sipilä’s visit to China than ever before in connection with a Team Finland visit led by a Finnish minister on 25-. The number of agreements signed this week is as high as 54. “The visit is a culmination of high-level political discussions …

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Swedish PM meets Chinese e-commerce giant

Swedish PM meets Chinese e-commerce giant

Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and Alibaba Founder, Jack Ma, during Lövfen's state visit to China. On Wednesday 28 June 2017, Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden, met with Jack Ma, Founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group to explore collaborations between e-commerce giant Alibaba and Swedish businesses. During his state visit to China, the Swedish Prime Minister was joined by …

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Chinese car manufacturer to open innovation center in Gothenburg

Chinese car manufacturer to open innovation center in Gothenburg

In the presence of Prime Minister of Sweden, Stefan Löfven, and Chairman of Geely, Li Shufu, Geely Group and the City of Gothenburg have signed a letter of intent concerning the establishment of Geelys Innovation Center at …

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Photo: Business Region Göteburg Geely, a Chinese multinational automotive manufacturing company, will establish their new Innovation Center Europe in the major Swedish city, Gothenburg. 

Kemira opened new sizing production line in Nanjing, China

Kemira opened new sizing production line in Nanjing, China

Kemira, a global chemicals company that serves customers in water-intensive industries, on 12 June announced the opening of new production lines at its production site in Nanjing, China. With the inauguration of the new production line, Kemira is able to produce and supply all types of sizing agents (ASA, AKD, cationic rosin, surface size) to serve customers in Mainland China, …

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HeForShe X Nordic Countries held Shanghai forum

HeForShe X Nordic Countries held Shanghai forum

‘2017 HeForShe X Nordic Countries: Women Economic Empowerment Forum’ was, on 16 June, held at the Royal Danish Consulate General in Shanghai. HeForShe is a UN Women's Solidarity Movement for Gender Equality. The event was hosted by Hangzhou International Exchange & Service Center in cooperation with the Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, and Finnish Consulate Generals in Shanghai. The Finnish topic was …

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Finnish Vocational Qualification programme starts in Shanghai

Finnish Vocational Qualification programme starts in Shanghai

Jyväskylä Educational Consortium and EduCluster Finland on 20 June 2017 launched a Vocational Qualification programme together with Shanghai Commercial and Accounting School. Students are studying to complete one module from Finnish Vocational Qualification in Business and Administration. The programme started with three-week intensive period in entrepreneurship training. Jyväskylä Educational Consortium got a license to offer Finnish vocational and professional qualifications …

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Nokia attended Mobile World Congress Shanghai

Nokia attended Mobile World Congress Shanghai

In the last week of June Nokia Shanghai Bell (NSB) attended Mobile World Congress (MWC) Shanghai 2017, the biggest mobile event in Asia, which brings together the worldwide mobile industry. Previously known as Mobile Asia Expo, MWC Shanghai exhibits everything related to mobile, including devices, drones, virtual reality, gaming, sports tech and more. Consulate General of Finland in Shanghai took …

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Danish fish farming field trip in Malaysia

Danish fish farming field trip in Malaysia

As a follow up to a meeting between Danish ambassador to Malaysia, Nicolai Ruge, and the Minister of Agriculture, Minister Counsellor Nina Talvela along with the company Aquapartners in late May travelled to the east coast of Malaysia. There they looked at potential sites for future fish farms that will include the latest Danish RAS2020 aquaculture technology ensuring sustainable production …

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Denmark’s Constitution Day celebrated in Singapore

Denmark’s Constitution Day celebrated in Singapore

On 5 June the Danish National (Constitution Day) and World Environment Day, Singapore, were celebrated at Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Among the Danish Ambassador Ambassador Dorte Bech Vizard’s distinguished guests were Ambassador to Denmark Mr and Mrs Karan Singh Thakral; Mr Gan Thiam Poh and Mr Darryl David, Members of Parliament of Singapore (Ang Mo Kio GRC); and Mr Sam Tan, …

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Singapore and Denmark signs FinTech agreement

Singapore and Denmark signs FinTech agreement

MAS and Danish FSA signs FinTech agreement at Money 20/20 in Copenhagen. The Monetary Authority of Singapore, MAS, and the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority, Danish FSA, signed a FinTech Co-operation Agreement which aims to help FinTech companies in Singapore and Denmark to expand into each other’s markets on Wednesday 28 June 2017. The agreement will enable both regulators to refer …

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