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Ambassador Nergaard discussed maritime industry with Singapore Senior Minister of State

The Norwegian ambassador H.E. Anita Nergaard expressed a positive result of a meeting with Singapore Senior Minister of State Chee Hong Tat on 19 October 2020. Her statement said: “Excellent discussion with Singapore Senior Minister of State Chee Hong Tat on maritime industry & the need to facilitate CrewChange to prevent a humanitarian crisis at…

Danish SKIOLD joined De Heus and Vietnames Hung Nhon Group in creating sustainable agriculture complex

On 1 October 2020 the Danish company SKIOLD Group has been chosen as a technical partner of this project which are led by the Hung Nhon Group of Vietnam and the De Heus Group of the Netherlands. The project, DHN hi-tech agricultural complex in Dak Lak, covers pig breeding, slaughtering and processing of natural fertiliser…

Danish embassy Bangkok opens for applications for internship all through October.

The Danish Embassy in Bangkok has currently no trainees due to the entry restrictions to Thailand. But the Embassy looks forward to welcoming four trainees again as soon as the entry situation allows. “If you are interested in an internship in Thailand in the spring of 2021, you are welcome to submit an application and…

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…

Taiga Concept won Kauppalehti Award in Finland

The Finnish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong congratulated overseas corporate member Taiga Concept on 30 September 2020. The Finnish brand has won the Kauppalehti Award in Finland due to it’s substantial growth. The award is given in five different locations to the best growth company in each region. Tapani Laukkanen, Taiga’s co-founder and Tommi…

Danish Deputy Head of Mission joined the ‘Actions against Food Loss and Waste’ campaign

On 26 September 2020, the Danish Deputy Head of Mission Louise Holmsgaard and Nguyen Anh Minh, Vice Director of International Cooperation Department, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) jointly launched the campaign ‘Actions against Food Loss and Waste’ The event is a photo exhibition open for the public at the pedestrian zone around Hoan…

Ambassador Rødsmoen visited Norwegian Seafood, THAIFEX–ANUGA ASIA 2020

The Norwegian Ambassador H.E. Mr. Kjersti Rødsmoen visited Norwegian Seafood’s booth at THAIFEX–ANUGA ASIA 2020 on 22 September 2020. The event is one of the world’s biggest Food & Beverage industry trade shows and held annually in Thailand. The Norwegian Seafood stand was visited by Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Commerce, H.E. Mr.…

Nordic Räkfrossa event by NordCham Philippines moves to 10 October 2020

On 23 September 2020 the Nordic Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines announced the new date the Nordic Räkfrossa event to be 10 October 2020. NordCham Philippines says: Please be advised that the Räkfrossa event originally scheduled for 26 September has been moved to 10 October. We apologize for the confusion and we hope that…

Join FINDS Hong Kong Restaurant Week Autumn 2020, special menu from 24 Sep-4 Oct

FinnCham HK invites to join their Corporate Member FINDS from 24 September until 4 October 2020, for Hong Kong Restaurant Week Autumn 2020 presented by DiningCity. FINDS has specially curated a menu featuring their signature Home-made Finnish Meatballs and Norwegian Gravad Lax Salmon at only $198 for lunch and $398 for dinner for HKRW Autumn…

Scandinavian Siam Society’s Crayfish Party completely sold out

The Board of Scandinavian Siam Society announced on 21 September that the Crayfish Party is completely sold out. Their statement said: Dear members and friends, thanks for reaching out to us for the final few tickets. We managed to add a bit more. Now we are completely SOLD OUT. Once again thanks to everyone and…