Mogens Rasmussen

Distance Cuts Danish Pensions

Haggling over your pension or your rights as a retiree are not problems that many face, it must be said. Fewer still anticipate any such problem as they work their way through the ordinary trials and tribulations of life in Denmark. Most have enough on their plates without having to worry about retirement or about…

Danish Mother & Son Thrive In Laos

“It’s not so very complicated,” she smiles.Pernille was born and grew up in Kolding in Jylland. She left Denmark for Laos in 2003 when she was still going through a divorce from her American husband, father of her son Matthias.She has an education as an environmental planner from RUC university and got the job as…

Jysk Travel Builds Up Individual Travel Business in South East Asia

Individual tourism to Thailand and South East Asia does not suffer from increasing oil prices, Tsunami, earthquakes and hurricanes. Jacob Bojsen, the new regional manager for Jysk Travel Company in Bangkok tells of an increasing number of Danish individual travellers in the region. “We are doing well and the number of customers is increasing”, says…

The Man Behind ScandAsia

It was a simple love story that brought Gregers Moller to Thailand many years ago. Today with two beautiful daughters to be proud of he is for good reason also very proud of his stable of magazines, produced and designed by his own staff for all of the Scandinavian chambers of commerce in Thailand. He…

Jysk Travel Expands Business in South East Asia

            Despite rising oil prices, tsunami, earthquakes and hurricanes, individual travellers still want to travel and experience the many adventurous treasures of South East Asia,            “We are happy that still more and more customers wants to travel on their own in this fantastic part of the world”, says Jacob Bojsen, the new Regional Manager for…

I’m happy to be back

It is 10 years ago, that Merete Fjeld Brattested  in 1995 left Bangkok after 3 year as 2nd Secretary at the Norwegian Embassy. Now she’s back. As Ambassador of Norway to Thailand.       “Officially I arrived on 16 August,” Merete Fjeld Brattested says.       “But we have been here on a tourist visa already for 10 days…