Category: International relations

Norwegian Ambassador leaving Myanmar

The Embassy of Norway has published a heart warming farewell message to Ambassador H.E. Tone Tinnes on the occasion of her term’s completion on 29 July 2020. The statement said: “After completing four years term in Myanmar, Ambassador Tone Tinnes is returning home to Norway.” “During her four year term, Ambassador Tinnes has cooperated closely…

Norwegian Ambassador to ASEAN reflects his view in an exclusive interview with Voice of Vietnam

Norway’s Ambassador to ASEAN H.E. Morten Hoglund gave on 27 July 2020 the Radio Voice of Vietnam an exclusive interview on the occasion of Vietnam’s 25th anniversary of the ASEAN membership (1995-2020). Acknowledging Vietnam’s constructive and strong contributions to the ASEAN since 1995, Ambassador Hoglund highly appreciated Vietnam’s proactive role in engaging the bloc’s partners…

Swedish Charge d’ Affaires participated in event connecting women entrepreneurs in Vietnam

The Swedish embassy in Vietnam sums up a successful event organized with the aim to empower women and connect women entrepreneurs in Vietnam on 27 July 2020. Marie Schram, the Swedish Chargé d’Affaires was pleased to join the event last week to show support for SheTrade event. Sweden fully believes this is an important initiative…

Ambassador Løchen shares thoughts on consular affairs during pandemic

The Norwegian Ambassador H.E.Grete Løchen recently shared her thoughts with the Dangkongsan newspaper about the importance of consular affairs in the crisis situation like the Covid-19 pandemic, and the need to balance the containment of the virus and gradual reopening of the country for investors and visitors. For a full story, please read here

66 Filipino scholars on their way to the European Union to pursue academic goals

The delegation of European Union in the Philippines published 14 July 2020 a congratulations announcement to 66 Filipino students will pursue their academic dreams in several countries of the European Union after they won scholarships under the EU’s Erasmus+ Programme. The Programme will allow them to pursue MA and Ph D diplomas in different universities…

Ambassador Herrström visited Thailand Ministry of Foreign affairs to bid farewell

On 10th July 2020, Ambassador Staffan Herrström paid a farewell call on Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai. He thanked the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand for great cooperation and appreciated the continued close collaboration with Royal Thai Embassy Stockholm under the leadership of the new Ambassador Kanchana Patarachoke. The Ambassador reiterated Sweden’s…

Swedish ambassador discussed further collaborations with Thai Vice Minister of Commerce

The Swedish Ambassador H.E. Staffan Herrström paid a farewell courtesy call on Dr. Sansern Samalapa, Thai Vice Minister for Commerce on 9 July 2020. According to the Embassy of Sweden in Thailand, they had a fruitful discussion on a wide range of topics of mutual interests such as Swedish-Thai commercial relations, future high – level…

Denmark progressing in partnership project for green house gas reduction

The embassy of Denmark in Myanmar announced on 13 July 2020 progress regarding Denmark’s partnership with governments worldwide to reduce carbon emission. The statement said: “The Danish Energy Agency cooperates bilaterally with emerging and developed economies, assisting the countries in their transition away from polluting greenhouse gas emissions while at the same time maintaining stable…