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Thai Swedish Chamber of Commerece welcomes October with Sustainability webminars

The Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce published a thank you note to friends, partners and members on 1 October 2020, that said: Dear Members, Friends and Partners of the TSCC, In early September, Thailand saw the end of its zero-confirmed-local-transmission streak. Yet, the country seems ready to handle a second wave should it happen and people…

Danish Chamber of Commerce in China introduces 3Shape

The Danish Chamber of Commerce introduces their corporate member 3Shape, who is changing dentistry together with dental professionals across the world by developing innovations that provide superior dental care for patients. 3Shape portfolio of 3D scanners and CAD/CAM software solutions for the dental industry includes the multiple award-winning 3Shape TRIOS intraoral scanner, the game-changing 3Shape…

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…

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…

Danish Ambassador Sillasen attended BikefriendlyMOA event

Danish Ambassador Grete Sillasen attended on 26 September 2020 the #BikeFriendlyMOA launch organized by SM Cares and SM Mall of Asia Official, one of the biggest malls in South East Asia. Ambassador Grete Sillasen said at the event: “Copenhagen is again and again listed as one of the top sustainable, liveable, bike-friendly cities in the…

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…

Finland announced latest travel restrictions, effective on 28 Sept

On 24 September, the Government of Finland adopted a decision on restrictions on entry into the country, which will enter into force on 28 September. For all other non-Schengen countries restrictions on entry allow only return traffic to Finland and other EU and Schengen countries, transit traffic at Helsinki Airport and other essential traffic. In…

Ambassador Måwe visited the Vietnam-Sweden General Hospital in Uong Bi

Ambassador Måwe visited on 20 September the Vietnam-Sweden General Hospital in Uong Bi, which constitutes an important pillar in the history of the bilateral relation between Sweden and Vietnam. She wrote about the visit: “I was accompanied by Johan Alvin and Tam Nguyen from the embassy and we were cordially received by Dr. Tiep, the…

The Finnish Salli Saddle Chair won awards from Global Health & Pharma

The Finnish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong introduced on 22 September 2020 their corporate member Salli Saddle Chair, who was awarded both Best Ergonomic Work Chair Company 2020 and Sitting Health Specialists of the Year 2020 by Global Health & Pharma.Global Health & Pharma’s research and judging process is based on careful evaluation of…

AstraZeneca with Swedish embassy donates essentials to Singapore migrant workers

CancerCanGive is the latest initiative by AstraZeneca Singapore.Together with SGgratitudepack movement the project has come to an end on 23 September 2020, after a month-long journey. The idea kickstarted by A Good Space to re-purpose tote bags and provide essential items to the migrant workers in these uncertain times. AstraZeneca Singapore has collaborated on this…