Category: Transportation

Scania cutting down workforce globally

Scania is working on minimizing the company’s global workforce due to global pandemic crisis along with other issues. “The Coronavirus crisis had led to a sharp decline in revenues,” Scania announced on 1 June 2020. “Although it is currently not possible to forecast the length and severity of how the crisis will affect Scania’s business…

Ambassador Kahiluoto discussed Finnish technology with HCMC metro project leader

The Finnish ambassador to Vietnam met with the leader of Ho Chi Minh City(HCMC) Metro project to discuss Finnish technology on 26 June 2020, according to The Embassy of Finland update. The statement said: Ambassador Kari Kahiluoto in a meeting with the leader of the HCMC Metro Project Cuong Bui Xuan. Finland is interested in…

MAERSK expands land journey from Thailand to Laos and Vietnam

The Danish integrated shipping company Maersk announced their route expansion on 30 June 2020. The announcement invites all business to reach out to Laos and Vietnam via East-West Economy Corridor from Thailand. The statement said: “Grow your business in Laos by joining us via a cross-border journey to Vietnam or Thailand through the East-West economic…

Business Sweden Singapore announced Volvo bus eyeing South East Asia market

Business Sweden published an exclusive article that Volvo bus is eyeing to compete in South East Asian market due to urbanization booming on this side of the globe. Volvo buses are equipped with cost-efficient transport system that satisfies demands for sustainable solutions. For more information, please read the full story  here.

Finnish embassy in Hanoi published travel advice to travelers

The embassy of Finland in Hanoi published an official statement for travelers to consider options regarding restrictions during Coronavirus crisis on 15 June 2020. The statement said: Due to a pandemic, the situation in any country or region can change suddenly and unforeseeably. If your own journey is necessary, you must still remember that restriction…

Volvo Philippines launched concierge service to assist their clients during pandemic

Volvo Philippines continues to strengthen its commitment to its valued clients through the Volvo Concierge service. Launched in March 2020, right after the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) was announced, Volvo Concierge is the first client-focused service platform launched in the country to respond to the car care needs of local Volvo car owners. Atty. Alberto…

Swedish embassy Bangkok reminds all on road safety initiative day

Swedish Embassy Bangkok published a statement on 27 May 2020 to celebrate a positive initiative since 1995, the statement said: “Today is “Trafiknykterhetens dag” in Sweden, it’s a day to pay attention to the consequences of “drink and drive” In Sweden, there’s a very effective concept for road safety. The concept Vision Zero was introduced…

Chinese state owned company bought 12.67 percent of Norwegian airline’s share

Norwegian has secured government loan guarantees of NOK 3 billion. ธhe company confirmed that the restructuring plan has been completed and that the state loan guarantee totaling NOK 3 billion has been approved, in an official statement published on 20 May 2020. Leasing company Aercap Holdings in Ireland now becomes the largest owner in Norwegian.…

General Consulate of Finland Hong Kong updates possible demonstration notice update

The General Consulate of Finland in Hong Kong update a notice of possible demonstrations for the coming days of Hong Kong on 29 April 2020: 1 May 2020 :Protest starting at 14 Gather: Causeway Bay, Sai Ying Pun, Tai Po, Mong Kok, Kwun Tong. 10 May 2020: Protest at Kowloon (intersection of TST Clock Tower…