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Jesper Kiby Denborg

Swedish Song Takes Eurovision to Asia

Europe and Asia got united at the grand final in Eurovision Song Contest Saturday night. After an exciting voting in front of 32,000 people in Düsseldorf’s arena and millions of TV viewers from around the world, Ell & Nikki from Azerbaijan won this year’s edition of Europe’s favourite TV-show. As a result Eurovision Song Contest…

Finnish Success at Eurovision Song Contest

The world’s biggest music show took off Tuesday night in the German city Düsseldorf. 19 countries competed in the first semi-final in Eurovision Song Contest for a place in the grand final this Saturday. Norway was represented by Stella Mwangi who sang “Haba Haba” in English as well as Swahili. She was a favourite among…

Euro-Center Thailand seeing rapid growth

Stomach ache, fatigue and dog bites. That is part of the everyday life at the Euro-Center Thailand office, which is the representative office of six independent insurance companies in the Nordic countries, Germany and The Netherlands. The companies have different products but are all a part of European Travel Insurance Group – known as “Europæiske”…

The innovative Dane on the elephant island

“Ko Chang has everything! Snorkelling and scuba diving, beautiful beaches, 50 islands nearby, waterfalls and national parks. My hope is just that the island will not develop into the dimensions Phuket has.”      The words are Brian Christensen’s, and he quickly adds:      “But I don’t think so. This island seems so small because of the mountains.…

Kilroy Travels gets “ambassador” in Bangkok

“In January we had approximately 45 travellers arriving per day. Half of them are Swedish, and the rest are Norwegian and Danish with a few Finnish and Dutch as well,” tells Henrik Aho, Kilroy Travels, who has just completed his term as the travel agency’s first “Ambassador” to Thailand.      “Our typical traveller is between 19…