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Danish Delegation gained Malaysian insight

A 12 man delegation from the International Committee of the Danish Federation of Small and Medium sized Enterprises (DFSME… or Håndværksrådet in Danish) gained many useful experiences and insights in the Malaysian business environment during a study tour covering Bangladesh and Malaysia recently. DFSME is an umbrella organisation for 33 Danish trade organisations and 65…

New Staff at the Danish Embassy

The Danish Embassy in KL welcomed two new members of staff starting 1st September: Consul Mrs. Susanne Hansen taking over from Mr. Søren Einar Olsen while Counselor Mr. Bo Mønsted is taking over from Mr. Steen Hommel. Both had Malaysia as their first priority when applying for their new overseas postings.On the surface it could…

Successful Danish oil & gas charm offensive in KL

It is the first time the Embassy has organized an event of this type comprising both general meetings and dedicated, individual business-to-business meetings between the delegation and local companies within the oil & gas sector. The objective of the forum in general was to form relationships between Malaysian and Danish companies in the oil and…

Danish Federation of Small and Medium size Enterprises in KL on a study tour

A delegation from the International Committee of the Danish Federation of Small and Medium size Enterprises (Håndværksrådets Internationale Komite) will be visiting Kuala Lumpur 17th to 20th November. The visit is organized in corporation with the Royal Danish Embassy in Malaysia. The task of the delegation will be to discuss and evaluate the current business- and…

A great day at UP… celebrating 100 years

While the workers were impressed and honoured when she greeted them, HRH Princess Benedikte of Denmark herself seemed equally amazed with the advancements at the plantation of United Plantations Berhad (UP) since her last visit in 1998. She was accompanied by Danish ambassador to Malaysia HE Borge Petersen, Danish ambassador to Iceland HE Lasse Reimann, UP…

Champagne Popping at MASBA 20th Anniversary

Thursday 14 September 2006 the Malaysian-Swedish Business Association (MASBA) was celebrating the 20th anniversary of the association with 65 members and guests at Ambassador Helena Sångeland’s residence in conjunction with the annual dinner in Kuala Lumpur.In his speech President Nils Nordh looked back over the 20 years the association has existed, ending up with popping…