Category: Community news

Swedish performers at Dreamer Festival in Beijing and Shanghai

Sophie Zelmani and Pelle Carlberg are coming back to China for concerts at the Dreamer Festival in Beijing and Shanghai, and Sophie Zelmani is also giving some additional gigs in Guangzhou and Hangzhou. Sophie Zelmani is a singer/songwriter who made her debut in 1995 and has since consistently released bodies of work that soothe the body…

Denmark to play in Badminton World Team Championships – meet the players

Malaysian Danish Business Council (MDBC) invites members and the Danish Community in Malaysia to participate in the Sudirman Cup – World Team Championships in badminton- to cheer the Danish team on May 19 at Putra Stadium. Join this unique opportunity for members and the Danish Community to get together and watch the Danish Badminton Team…

Norwegian Embassy sponsors anti homophobia masquerade in Beijing

The Norwegian Embassy in Beijing is media sponsor of the Beijing LGBT Centers masquerade-themed cocktail gala 11 May. Following this year’s International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia theme of “fighting anonymous web homophobia,” the Beijing LGBT is hosting a masquerade-themed cocktail gala, featuring great drinks, canapés and an enticing list of items for a silent…

Scandinavian films at the European Union Film Festival in Singapore

The annual European Union Film Festival in Singapore, organized by the Delegation of European Union to Singapore in cooperation with the Irish Presidency of the EU, presents 29 acclaimed European Films in the screens of Shaw Lido Theater from 15th to 26th of May. Among them are Finland – Road North (Tie pohjoiseen),  Denmark –…

Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong seeking events manager

Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong is looking for a full time Events Manager. Tasks include: –          Management and planning of the Chamber’s 80-90 events yearly –          Responsible for the organization, promotion and administration of Young Professionals and their activities –          Website maintenance and content –          Producing SwedCham’s weekly electronic newsletter –          General administration such…

Norwegian conducted oratorio to play in Vietnam

“Messiah”, a world-famous oratorio composed in 1741 by revered George Frideric Handel, will come to the Ho Chi Minh city Opera House on May 8 and 9. “Messiah” made its way to Vietnam thanks to the large-scale projects undertaken by the HCMC Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera in coordination with the Norwegian Transposition Program. Transposition…

The Royal Danish Consulate General assists Danish artist to exhibit in Shanghai

On April 20th young Danish artist and designer Christina Julsgaard opened her first art exhibition in Shanghai at Noeli Gallery. The Royal Danish Consulate General in Shanghai provided guidance and advice in the beginning phases of the project. “Bringing Danish culture and artists to China not only serves as a source of inspiration for the…