Charlotte Donvang Parks

Farewell… and hello!

A small, selected crowd turned up at the Ambassador’s residence including people from the Danish community and diplomatic circles. Thanks to rain earlier in the day, the traffic was horrendous and the Consul was stuck in traffic for hours on end as were a number of guests causing a slight delay to the festivities. As…

Fashion Is Fun!

Pernille Leschly Halle ,32, thought she was going to relax around the swimming pool or go shopping to pass time when she first arrived in Kuala Lumpur with her husband in May 2001… but she quickly discovered that she was not cut for a life without direction and goals.  Instead, her keen interest in fashion and…

500 at Swedish Gender Equality Seminar in KL

Approximately 500 people and special dignitaries were at the opening ceremony of the Gender Equality seminar on 5 June 2006 jointly hosted by the Embassy of Sweden and the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development in Malaysia. Interestingly, the majority attending were women!  Sweden brought in two experts to help Malaysia towards a higher level…

Disabled To Benefit From Swedish – Malaysian Tie Up

Etac announced the new distributorship March 15 at a gathering at the Swedish Ambassador’s residence in the presence of the Malaysian Minister of Health, YB Dato’ Dr. Chua Soi Lek. Numerous guests from organisations supporting the disabled also attended. Mr. Peter Beckert, Etac’s director of purchasing  said that in partnership with Pinang Medical Supplies, Etac is aiming to provide…