Category: Community news

Singapore seminar with Handelsbanken Chief Strategist Claes Måhlén

Out of the rabbit hole or through the looking glass? In order to counteract the great recession and the deepest financial crisis in generations, central bankers have dug deep into the toolbox of unconventional policy tools, crossing previous boundaries of monetary policy. As the world economy gathers pace, central banks will try to change course…

One year anniversary for Finnair’s A350 Helsinki – Singapore route

Finnair has celebrated their first anniversary of the A350 service between Helsinki, Finland and Singapore. “With pride, Finnair has been flying high with the great aircraft for the comfort of our passengers!” wrote General Manager Nick Naung Naung at Finnair in Singapore. Heralding a new and exciting chapter in Finnair’s 92 year history the Finnair…

Nordic Crayfish Party 2017

NordCham Philippines extends their deepest gratitude to their sponsors for supporting the Crayfish Party 2017, which was held last September 16, 2017 at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila.   NordCham’s biggest charity event, Crayfish Party 2017, was made possible with the support of the following sponsors: Co-Presenter: Volvo; Gold Sponsors: Belle Corp, Cricket, Jotun, Via.com Silver…

Swedish Dads and Singaporean Dads expo

In mid October the Embassy of Sweden, Singapore in partnership with the Swedish Institute and IKEA launched ‘Swedish Dads and Singaporean Dads’ a photo exhibition at the art gallery the DECK. The photo exhibition was inaugurated by HE Håkan Jevrell. A panel discussion was held in connection to the opening on the topic of ‘Parental…

Historical Thai-Danish house for sale in Ebeltoft, Denmark

In Ebeltoft, a romantic town near Randers and Arhus in Denmark, a house carries the intriguing name “Lille Siam” or in English “Little Siam”. And yes, indeed it has a story to tell! But what brings focus on this house to day is, that the current owner – Palle Havmoeller, the half-Thai-half-Danish son of Rasmus…

FinnCham Hong Kong’s Annual Crayfish Party

FinnCham Annual Crayfish Party 2017 took place on 23 September at the Finnish favourite restaurant FINDS. Guests feasted on crayfish and other Finnish delicacies. The Crayfish Party is the perfect opportunity to showcase Finnish culture and summer time traditions to your friends and colleagues. Guest enjoyed an evening full of crayfish, delicious food and drinks…

Scandinavian Women’s Association welcoming to Singapore

Scandinavian Women’s Association (SWA) loves welcoming newcomers to Singapore! SWA attended welcoming events in early September both at the Norwegian Seamen’s Church and later at the Danish Seamen’s Church. Individuals who want to sign up to our database can do so by contacting SWA to make sure to be kept up to date on their…