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Danish-Vietnamese Energy Partnership integrated renewable energy for the future

On 23 October 2020, experts from the Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam, the National Load Dispatch Center, the Danish Energy Agency, the Transmission System Operator – Energinet, presented highlights of the last 3 years’ cooperation on integration of renewables in the Vietnamese power system in a conference in Hanoi. Together they have developed forecasts of…

NordCham Philippines invites to an online Nordic Innovation Forum on a topic of Smart technology

The Nordic Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (NordCham Philippines) is organizing an online Nordic Innovation Forum, 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM, 4 November 2020 on the Zoom platform entitled Nordics INSPIRE the Philippines to ACT Smart & Sustainable. This half-day event aims to showcase best practices and innovative solutions for working smarter. The focus…

Nordcham Philippines invites to online Nordic Ambassadors’ Forum on 28 Oct

The Nordic Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (NordCham Philippines), together with the Embassies of Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden in Manila, is organizing the online edition of the Nordic Ambassadors’ Forum: on 28 October 2020, from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM on the Zoom platform. The subject is: Perspectives on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Focusing…

Norway and Finland celebrated the 75th Anniversary of Vietnam Meteorology and Hydrology

The Norwegian Chargé d’affaires Mr Jan Wilhelm Grythe and the Finnish Ambassador to Vietnam H.E. Kari Kahiluoto attended the 75th Anniversary Ceremony of Vietnam Meteorology and Hydrology on 3 October 2020. It was a great opportunity for the Norwegian CDA to know more about the history of the Vietnam Meteorology and Hydrology as well as…

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.

The European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong introduces panel speakers for Rethink 2020 forum

The European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong announced their Panel Speakers for Rethink 2020. Nigel Mattravers and Alexander Mastrovito, contributors to our Energy and Environment Business Council (EEBC) as well as other experts in the field. 28 October Topic: Waste Management – The dating game vs the sharing game 29 October Topic: Catalysts and…

Norway declares its priorities at the UN General Assembly

During the recent UN General Assembly in early October 2020, Norway highlighted the following priority areas: •Lay the groundwork for Norway’s membership of the UN Security Council, Be at the forefront of efforts to promote disarmament. •Promote binding international cooperation and safeguard the multilateral system. •Strengthen the UN’s capacity to prevent and resolve conflicts. •Promote…

Norwegian Commecial Counceller and Director of Innovation Vietnam in exclusive interview with Vietnam Investment Review

On 21 September 2020, the Norwegian Commercial Counsellor Arne-Kjetil Lian, Director of Innovation Norway in Vietnam, shared with the Vietnam Investment Review the prospects of Norwegian and Vietnamese firms in co-developing offshore wind energy. Arne-Kjetil Lian said “Norway has one of the world’s most developed petroleum industries with state-of-the-art technology, and is willing to share…

Novo Nordisk launches ‘Circular for Zero’ Campaign

Novo Nordisk announced on 21 September 2020 an ambitious target to ensure that all its direct suppliers will by 2030 supply the company based on 100% renewable power. Novo Nordisk will work with all existing and new suppliers to meet this target. The plan will be presented in connection with Climate Week NYC hosted this…

Hitachi ABB Power Grids marks 120 years of innovation in Ludvika

On 23 September 2020 the Embassy of Sweden in Hanoi announced an auspicious story and congratulates to Hitachi ABB Power Grids for 120 years of innovation in Ludvika, Sweden. “With a rich innovation legacy and track record of pioneering technologies, the team at Ludvika have and continue to shape the world, the Embassy wrote. “We…