Norwegian ambassador partaken to reduce carbon footprint plan in Manila.

The Norwegian ambassador together with the ASEAN green initiative made their first move on reducing carbon footprint by planted 500 trees in Metro Manila on 19th November 2019. The Embassy has specifically chosen to plant trees in the La Mesa Watershed, as this is the carbon dioxide sink of Metro Manila. The watershed is also…

Sweden-Phillipines discussed solutions regarding road congestions

Swedish Ambassador Harald Fries and Country Manager Ulf Wennblom [of which company??) met with Senator Manny Pacquiao [of which province] and  Chairman Danilo Lim [what is he chairman of?] to discuss solutions to urban road congestion [in which city or sities?]. The meeting took place on 20th November 2019, and the discussion focused [according to…

Danish embassy co-host a quiz night with the Beijing Postcard on 22 November

The Danish Embassy in China together with The Beijing Postcards, invite all to join the fun and game evening, “The Beijing Postcards Historical Pub Quiz” – the Danish Edition on 22nd November 2019. History lover will get to test their knowledge about China and Denmark. The quiz game plan is rooted in archival research that…

Consulate General of Finland announced the latest statement on free trade agreement with Singapore

Mr. Ville Skinnari, Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade, Finland, published an official statement regarding The Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Singapore, which enters into force on 21 November 2019. “Singapore offers interesting business opportunities for Finnish companies’ areas of strength, such as health care and services for elders, digitalisation and renewable…

Finnish ambassador discussed waste to energy technology with Vietnam

Nguyen Huong Giang, Chairwoman of the People’s Committee of the northern province of Bac Ninh hosted a meeting reception with the Finnish Ambassador Kari Kahiluoto, to discuss the treatment of waste issue, on 20th November 2019. “Over the recent past, Finland has been cooperating with Vietnam in general and Bac Ninh province in in particular…

Finnish ambassador gave empowerment speech at the Girl Guides Thailand seminar

Girl Guides Thailand invited the Finnish ambassador to Thailand and Cambodia Ms Satu Suikkari-Kleven to act as a speaker in The Juliette Low Seminar on 14th November 2019, in Bangkok. The topic of the ambassador’s speech was “Social Innovation to Promote Gender Equality and Empower Girls and Young Women.” “It is a privilege to give…

Norwegian ambassador attended religions for peace forum in Myanmar

The Norwegian Ambassador Tone Tinnes attended on 14-15 November 2019 the opening ceremony of 3rd Religions for Peace Advisory Forum on National Reconciliation and Peace in Myanmar. The forum brings together senior leaders from Myanmar government including H.E. State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, diverse religious communities, ethnic organizations, political parties and civil society…

Nordic Forum Circular Economy, Energy held in Kuala Lumpur

On 9 October a Nordic Forum on Circular Economy and Energy took place in Kuala Lumpur featuring prominent Nordic as well as Malaysian speakers. The Embassies of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden in Kuala Lumpur, together with the Honorary Consulate General of Iceland, hosted this forum, in the sidelines of the 10th International Greentech &…

Consulate general of Finland to Hong Kong tells Finns to avoid demonstrations

Consulate General of Finland in Hong Kong and Macao advised on 19th November 2019 Finnish visitors and residence in Hong Kong to avoid demonstration areas. “Violent clashes have also occurred in the context of demonstrations. Avoid demonstration areas and follow local media for updates. Demonstrations can cause disturbances in traffic and flights to and from…