Eu ambassadors to Malaysia met Minister of Trade & Industry






On 26 april Malaysian Minister of Trade & Industry Mustapa Mohamed and the EU ambassadors took an evening out of their busy schedules to discuss bilateral trade relations. The economic ties between Malaysia and EU are already strong with for instance more than 1000 European companies operating in Malaysia of which 65 are fully registered…

Alumni invited to Swedish residence in Bangkok






On 25 April 2017 the Embassy of Sweden, Bangkok held its annual Alumni event. Ambassador Staffan Herrström had the pleasure of inviting Swedish Alumni to an evening filled with creativity and innovation. The evening featured small group discussions about creativity and innovation in Sweden and Thailand and how our two countries can cooperate and inspire…

Danish, Norwegian and Singaporean maritime authorities agree on E-Certificates






On 24 April 2017 the Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) together with the Norwegian Maritime Authority (Sjøfartsdirektoratet), and Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore – MPA signed a Memorandum of Understanding. The MoU promotes the adoption of E-Certificates (E-Certs) for the shipping community as part of move to digitalise the shipping industry for greater efficiencies. This…

Norwegian ministry attends Sea Asia opening






State Secretary Dilek Ayhan at the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries attended the opening ceremony of Sea Asia on 25 April. She visited the Norwegian Pavilion together with Singaporean Transport Minister and Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure Mr Khaw Boon Wan and Executive Director of Singapore Maritime Foundation, Mr David SS Chin. Returning for…

Norwegian State Secretary opened Singapore E-Navigation Forum






State Secretary Ms Dilek Ayhan at the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries held the opening address at the E-Navigation Forum on 26 April. The Forum was organised by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore – MPA and Kystverket – Norwegian Coastal Administration and marked the beginning of the third day of Singapore…

Nordic Bangkok community called to spring’s biggest event – in Chinatown!






The Nordic Chambers in Bangkok, Axis Communications and Hotel Royal Bangkok Chinatown are jointly inviting to the spring of 2017’s first Nordic event, and one that is likely to be a big draw, for several reasons: unusual location, interesting programme and a big thirst for both networking and drinks in midst of Thailand’s hot season!…

Danish Ambassador spoke at UNDP’s regional iData Studio opening






Through Danida, the Danish Government is supporting innovation activities carried out by members of the UN family, including UNDP. On 29 March 2017 Ambassador Uffe Wolffhechel gave a key note speech at the opening of UNDP’s regional iData Studio in Bangkok. Exploring opportunities for the beneficial use of (big) data projects, the Studio is an…

Thai Ministry of Energy visited Embassy of Norway






On 24 March 2017 Norway’s Ambassador to Thailand, H.E. Kjetil Paulsen, met with representatives from the Ministry of Energy in Thailand to discuss the Norwegian energy sector and how Norway manages its ownership and revenues from the petroleum industry. In the meeting Deputy Director-General of the Department of Mineral Fuels in the Ministry of Energy,…

Order of Dannebrog to former deputy Head of Mission at Thai Embassy






On 7 april Denmark’s Ambassador to Thailand Uffe Wolffhechel handed over the Order of Dannebrog from her Majesty the Queen Margrethe II to Ms. Morakot Janemathukorn, former deputy Head of Mission at the Thai Embassy in Copenhagen. The embassy congratulated Ms. Morakot Janemathukorn on receiving the Order of Dannebrog. Source: Embassy of Denmark, Bangkok