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EuroCham Singapore invites to the next webinar on 18 Nov

The European Chamber of Commerce in Singapore invites to join their webinar on Impact Investment – The Role of Asset Managers in Green Finance which will be held virtually on 18th November 2020 (Wednesday) from 4.00 – 5.30pm. The session is dedicated to Asset Management and Green finance with speakers from BNP Paribas, Swiss Re…

EU Ambassadors discussed EVFTA with the Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee

On 30 October 2020 the EU Ambassador Giorgio Aliberti and Ambassadors of EU Member States met with Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong on Thursday in HCMC during a working mission to the city. The two sides discussed areas for cooperation and investment, especially in the context of the EVFTA.

Nordic Innovation House HK invites to a panel discussion on fintech

The Nordic Innovation House Hong Kong invites to hear a panel discussion on “What’s ahead in Hong Kong as the financial centre and impact for Swedish fintech” This is a side event of Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020 – Asia’s global financial technology conference with 25000+ attendees from over 70 countries. For more information and…

Ambassador Thorgaard participated in a virtual Business Opportunities Seminar 2020 by Asian Development Bank

On 26 October 2020 the Danish Ambassador H.E. Jon Thorgaard was invited to participate in a virtual Business Opportunities Seminar 2020 with Denmark organised by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Confederation of Danish Industry (DI), State of green and The Danish MFA/DK Embassy in Manila. The Ambassador gave a closing remarks in this virtual seminar…

Nordic Innovation House Hong Kong welcomes new member Meniga

The Nordic Innovation House Hong Kong wants to introduce the new member Meniga. “Meniga was founded in Iceland in the wake of the global financial crisis of 2007–2009. The effect of the recession in Iceland was palpable and Meniga quickly gained momentum by helping Icelanders find their way out of a precarious situation and get…

Finnair and Lego nominated for EuroCham Singapore’s Sustainability Award 2020

The European Chamber of Commerce in Singapore presented on 8 October 2020 the companies nomitaed for the EuroCham Sustainability Awards 2020: Evonik / DEMEGroup / SwissRe / Finnair / wbcsd / Lego / EQUINIX / Keppel Corporation Award Announcement is planned to be on 17 November 2020 at 4-6pm Singapore Time.

Danish Deputy Head of Mission invited to the launch event by Thailand’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs

On 1 October 2020 the Danish Deputy Head of Mission, Ingrid Dahl-Madsen, was invited to the launch event of Thailand NOW application endorsed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at Siam Center Department Store in Bangkok. Thailand NOW is a new platform providing variety of updated information in English about Thailand covering areas such as…

Embassy of Sweden in Manila invites to ‘The Economic Benefits of LGBT’ online Forum

The Swedish Embassy in Manila introduced their panelists for The Economic Benefits of LGBT+ Inclusion Online Forum to take place on 15 October 2020. Marixi Carlos is the Managing Director at Accenture Intelligent Operations in the Philippines. She is the Inclusion and Diversity Lead, helping strengthen and accelerate the company’s efforts towards a more inclusive…

Doerscircle: new platform and solutions for self-employed – entrepreneurs, freelancers

At last, a new start-up that delivers 360-degree solutions and solves the pain points of freelancers and the self-employed – a group of people that Doerscircle call Independent Doers. Danish Helle Priess is the brainchild behind this highly relevant concept. ‘What took this so long?’ was my first thought when I came across the Doerscircle…

Malaysian Danish Business Council invites to Malaysian Ringgit outlook webinar

MDBC and MBLBC together with CIMB, MFBC and MNBC are pleased to invite you for a webinar addressing the outlook for the Malaysian ringgit. This year saw the Malaysian ringgit among the worst performing Asian currencies as it faced political and economic headwinds and a volatile exchange market fueled by the lingering covid-19 pandemic. Yet…