Tag: NBAS

Singapore: Event with Norwegian Ambassadors

The Norwegian Ambassadors to Malaysia, Myanmar, Indonesia, Singapore and ASEAN will team up for a ‘Meet the Norwegian Ambassadors’ evening event in Singapore on 4 December. The five ambassadors will share their knowledge and insights with business representatives from the region. If you are already doing business in the Asean region and just want to…

Norway discuss small state challenges with Singapore

Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Børge Brende, visited Singapore on 4-5 June 2017. During his visit he met with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Norwegian Business Association Singapore, NBAS. Meeting with Vivian Balakrishnan, Singaporean Minister of Foreign Affairs, the two foregign ministers discussed the existential challenges that both countries face as small states in…

Singapore Policy Brief 2016 – Indonesia and Myanmar

Norway’s ambassadors in Jakarta and Yangon, as well as the Chairman of Indonesia’s Investment Coordinating Board will share their assessments of the developments in these fast growing economies. The event is on 15 November at 6.00 pm in Goodwood Park Hotel’s Ballroom, 22 Scotts Rd, Singapore 228221. The price for attending is SGD 70 and registration takes…

NBAS Singapore invites you to talk about insurance and pension

The 15th of September NBAS and The Norwegian Seamen’s Church will have a seminar about insurance and pension for Norwegians living abroad. The seminar will take place at Sjømannskirken, 300 Pasir Panjang Road, Singapore. There is no participation fee but for SGD 30 you’ll have lunch included, SGD 20 for students. If you wish to register…

Leonard O. Stornes steps in as Acting NBAS President

Norwegian Business Association (Singapore) has announced (on 15 August 2016) that Ms Hilde Nafstad has relocated to Norway to take up new challenges in Statoil. NBAS wishes her the best of luck in her new position. The NBAS Board has elected Leonard O. Stornes as new acting President with immediate effect. Leonard is the Managing…

ScandBizBar: Casual networking and some cold beers

May 7 the third ScandBizBar of the year took place. Scandinavian entrepreneurs, bankers and other with skyscraper offices met for a beer and some networking By Søren Engelbrecht Bartenders are circling the outside tables to make sure that no glasses are out of liquid. Little cards pop up here and there to show that the…