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Ecco Thailand opens advanced warehouse

Ecco Shoes on Wednesday 9 April 2003 inaugurated a distribution warehouse and an expansion of its production line. The opening was performed by Minister for Industry and Karl Tuysby, founder of Ecco Shoes together with Ecco (Thailand)’s Managing Director Kitti Chaiwattanatorn, Danish Ambassador Ulrik Helweg-Larsen and the Minister of Industry, Mr. Somsak Thepsutin.      The warehouse…

DABS Annual General Meeting

Christian Jacobsen, Clipper Elite Carriers (Asia) Pte. Ltd. was elected new Committee Member of DABS – Danish Busines Association of Singapore – at the recent Annual General Meeting of DABS on the evening of Thursday, 3 April 2003 at The Swiss Club.      With Christian Jacobsen’s election, the full board now consists of President Soren Schouw…

Scandinavian “innebandy” team wins Singapore National Championship

The Singapore National Championship in “innebandy” – called floorball in English – was recently won by the Scandinavian “innebandy” team in Singapore, Nhac Tre No 1. This is the first time ever a Scandinavian team has won the national championships.      “Innebandy” or floorball is a very popular sport in Sweden and is growing in popularity…

New IFU projects in Thailand

IFU (The Industrialization Fund for Developing Countries) has currently a number of new potential Danish-Thai joint ventures in the pipeline of which at least some are expected in the coming years to become a reality.       One project, which is currently maturing, is a Danish manufacturer of small wood pellets interested in producing these pellets…

Iron man gone soft

Ole Madsen, owner of Scaneast Co., Ltd. on the 18th of March celebrated his debut on the market for computer software with the launch of a new own-developed product for online auctions – indeed a remarkable shift in business direction for a man, who has for over 30 years had his strength in steel trading.…

Kristian Strand New DTCC Board Member 2003

Kristian Strand, Account Director with Nokia (Thailand) Ltd, is new member of the Board of Danish-Thai Chamber of Commerce. Here he gives a presentation of himself.What are the main products and services of your company? “Nokia is the world leader in mobile communications. Nokia has become the leading supplier of mobile phones and a leading…

New DTCC Board Member Henrik Friis

New member of the Board, Mr. Henrik Friis, what are the main products and services of your company, DISA Thailand Co. Ltd? “The main products are bag filters, cartridge filters, cassette filters, extraction fans and Quick Fit duct systems for Air pollution control systems. Services are engineering , delivery, installation and after sales service of…

Scandinavian Church celebrated 10 years in Bangkok

Sunday 23 March, the Scandinavian Church in Bangkok celebrated its 10 year anniversary with a special sermon for the more than 80 participants who joined the event followed by a dinner on the terrace of the Church.      Jubilee Greetings were conveyed by the Swedish Ambassador Jan Nordlander, Mrs. Ingrid Farner on behalf of the Norwegian…

Jyske Bank in Bangkok 31 March 2003

Jyske Bank (Schweiz) will be back in Bangkok on 31st March 2003 with an event which will be hosted by the Danish-Thai Chamber of Commerce. Last time the representatives from Jyske Bank Private Banking in Zurich visited Bangkok was about a year ago when they were accompanied by Lone Hertz. This year, the topic will…