Category: Community news

Norwegian Constitution Day to be celebrated all over Southeast Asia

If you are Norwegian you have undoubtedly made plans for this Friday. The date is May 17, which marks the Norwegian Constitution Day and is celebrated not only in Norway but also by Norwegian expatriates. In Southeast Asia there will be celebrations in many forms. After Frederik VI in 1814 had given up Norway to…

Consulate General in Shanghai attendsopening of Nordic film festival

The Royal Danish Consulate General in Shanghai attended the opening of a Nordic film festival at Nanjing University on May 8. On May 8tthe Royal Danish Consulate General in Shanghai was welcomed by Nanjing University to a Nordic film festival held at the university campus. The film festival was organised by the Chinese-Nordic Cultural Centre…

Nordic documentaries to tour China

  In 2013, the 8th Nordic Documentary Film Festival launches a brand new spring section – the NORDOX University Tour. It will take place from 18 May to 16 June, collaborating with 10 prestigious Chinese universities in Beijing, Wuhan, Shanghai and Guangzhou. 25 selected films from NORDOX archive will be screened during the tour.  Representatives…

Shaping Nordic Business Interests in Vietnam

The Nordic embassies and Nordcham Vietnam are hosting the event Shaping Nordic Business Interests in Vietnam on May 15, inviting all Nordic companies in Vietnam to presentations from the four Nordic ambassadors. The four ambassadors offer their perspective on how Nordic business interests will develop in the next few years. Every presentation will be followed…

Norwegian Embassy plans coming newsletter with help from Filipino journalists

The Norwegian Embassy in Manila is working towards building and improving Philippine-Norwegian relations. The Embassy wants to get in touch with journalists who take an interest in covering and developing the Norway-Philippines relationship. The Embassy is currently planning an e-mail newsletter directed at journalists and others who are curious about what’s stirring in the Philippine-Norwegian…