Per H. Nilsson

Handelsbanken Opens Malaysia Office

Handelsbanken is the first Swedish bank to open a representative office in Malaysia. The new office was launched at a cocktail reception held at the Swedish Ambassador Helena Sångelands residence in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday September 18. Björn Börjesson, Executive Vice President and Head of Handelsbanken International, flew in from Stockholm for the event. Handelsbanken…

Adorable Business

Strolling around a market in Manila with her 8 month old daughter Ellen, Petra Rigby Jinglöv saw some toys and books made of fabric that caught her attention. These soft toys are great for kids she thought. Why not make them for Swedish kids? Six years later Petra’s company oskar&ellen sells her own designed products…

Finnair’s Plans Update

Finnair´s sudden decision to cancel all flights to Singapore from mid-May and at the same time scrap the planned route to Kuala Lumpur came as a surprise at the end of January. Finnair has been very bullish about the Asian market and Kuala Lumpur was supposed to be a new destination.Jere Tala, Finnair´s Country Manager…