Category: Human resources

Sweden Alumni Network Myanmar invites to webinar on 28 Nov

Sweden Alumni Network Myanmar is launching another live event in the evening of 28 November 2020. With aims to share scholarship information for interested professionals. Scholarship recipients and professionals who are already studying in Sweden will share their instrumental experiences. Don’t miss out! This event is a very good opportunity to those who are interested…

Midas PR successfully launched Bangkok Yuppies networking series at King Power Mahanakhon

Midas PR, Thailand’s leading PR agency, organized the first Bangkok Yuppies networking event on the 78th-floor rooftop of King Power Mahanakhon, one of the tallest buildings in Bangkok. The event was attended by more than 80 professionals from various industries. The evening featured a speed networking session, a piano performance by The PiANOLOGIST, sponsored prizes,…

Consul General Hellman visited ‘Listening to Finland’ exhibition at Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum

On 10 November 2020 the Finnish Consul General Pasi Hellman had the pleasure of visiting Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum, currently hosting the exhibition “Flow with Matter” by the Finnish contemporary artist duo Tommi Grönlund and Petteri Nisunen. The exhibition is the duo’s first in Asia. Petteri Nisunen, currently in Shanghai as one of the very…

Team Finland China Business Delegation visited Jiangsu province

On 13 November 2020 the Finnish Consulate General in Shanghai released an activity from earlier this week that Team Finland China Business Delegation has been visiting Jiangsu province. The delegation is led by Consul General Pasi Hellman. More than 40 Finnish companies and 88 delegates are taking part in the visit. The focus is on…

Ambassador Gröndahl participated the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

“Because every lives that were lost or injured means more than just statistic numbers. Everyone must be more involve and centrally share responsibilities when there’s a road accident. We should do better.” The Swedish Ambassador Jon Åström Gröndahl said at the event ” The Embassy Friends of Road Safety EFRS” on 15 November 2020. The…

NordCham Vietnam invites to networking in Christmas spirit on 27 Nov

Nordic Chamber of Commerce Vietnam invites to a joint chamber event to celebrate the Christmas spirit on 27 November. “Let’s get into the Christmas spirit with NordCham and German Business Association (GBA) in the last and very special edition of series Business Thursday 2020. COME AND JOIN US! We will warm you up and prepare…

Salaries in Thailand expected to rise in 2021 despite COVID-19 crisis, says Mercer survey

While companies initially projected a 5% overall increase in salaries for 2021 in the first half of this year, further surveys reflect a moderation at around 3%. Salaries rose by 3.7% in 2020, marking the first time in 10 years that increases have dipped below 5%.   Salaries in Thailand are projected to increase in…

Grundfos Foundation gave out a community grant worth P7.1 mil to assist Baseco Compound with clean water

Baseco Compound, one of the largest and densest slums in Manila, gained access to clean water supply with two new water treatment systems given by the Danish Grundfos foundation. Grundfos Foundation gave out a community grant worth P7.1 million to install the Grundfos systems, which are solar powered water-filtration units, with the help of Grundfos…

Denmark’s Minister for Food, Fisheries and Equal Opportunities wishes to strengthen China-Denmark cooperation

Denmark’s Minister for Food, Fisheries and Equal Opportunities Mogens Jensen said in an interview with Xinhua on 10 November 2020 that he saw the largest-ever representation of Danish food companies at the 3rd China International Import Expo (CIIE) as a great sign of the very strong mutual benefits of Danish-Chinese cooperation. “Danish food production is…

Norway pilot testing system for registering children born abroad

The Norwegian embassy in Hanoi announced on 13 November 2020 that between 17 November and 11 December 2020, the Embassy will carry out a pilot to test out simplified processes and forms for requesting child birth number for children born abroad. People who wish to apply for birth numbers are asked ahead of attendance to…