Internet on SAS flight






In 2004, Scandinavian Airlines plans to become the first airline to offer Internet connection on board intercontinental flights.       “Our home market is the world’s most IT-dense region, so it is completely natural that we want to offer travelers the opportunity to use electronic equipment whenever possible,” says Ulf Ingnäs, head of Product Management In-flight,…

Great Outdoors postpones Malaysia office






Danish Interior decoration company Great Outdoors headquartered in Aarhus Denmark has decided to postpone their plans for establishing an office in Kuala Lumpur. Among others because Vietnam has demanded a lot of the company’s attention, Managing Director Soren Thielke Pedersen explains.       “It should also be mentioned that the factories we work with are highly…

Tapping draught beer world wide






“The risk was minimal. If it didn’t work out I could just hop on the plane and go back to Denmark,” says Ole Petersen about his “big step” almost ten years ago.       He had recently completed his business degree. Now he wanted to change his life drastically. He quit his job at a small…

Swedish National Day 2003 Celebrations






The Swedish Embassy in Bangkok, in cooperation with the Scandinavian Church, SWEA and the Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce will jointly host this year’s Swedish National Day 2003 Celebrations on June 6 at the Grande Ballroom, Montien Hotel, in Bangkok. The reception starts at 6:00 pm and the dinner at 7:00 pm.      Guests will be treated…

Warrant issued against Swedish imposter in the Philippines






The Stockholm District Court has issued an arrest warrant against a 39-years old Swedish imposter that operates in Manila, the Philippines.      The man is wanted for grave fraud in nine cases and attempt to commit grave fraud in twelve instances.      He is also charged with falsely claiming to be a Swedish government official.      The charges…