Category: Lifestyle

Thai-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce congratulates hotel member on reopening

Thailand has recently lifted restrictions for various business after a full month of no new case of Covid-19 spreading domestically. Although activity such as clubbing and concerts with mass gathering is still prohibited, other services such as restaurants, bars and hotels are resumed back to operations. The Thai-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce published a statement to…

Embassy of Sweden in Manila invites women and LGBTQ community to join online discussion on 26 June 2020

The Swedish embassy in Manila hosts and invites women and members of the LGBTQ community to join an online discussion regarding moments during home quarantine time in the pandemic on 26 June 2020. The invitation said: “What are the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and the effects of home quarantine on women and members of…

The EU delegation Philippines announced the first ever online Euro Film Festival

The European Union (EU) will host the first ever “Viva Europa 2020,” a series of online cultural shows. The well known European Film Festival is going online this year, starting from 25 May to 6 June 2020. Thomas Wiersing, chargé d’affaires of the EU Delegation Philippines, announced in a statement published on 23 May 2020…

Happy 75 birthday to Pippi Longstocking

The Danish embassy in Bangkok announced a special occasion of Pippi Longstocking turns 75 years today – on 22 May 2020. Happy birthday from the Royal Danish Embassy to Pippi  🎈 🇹🇭🇩🇰🇸🇪🇫🇮🇳🇴 It is exactly 75 years ago since the Swedish author Astrid Lindgren put the last sentence down in the first Pippi Longstocking book.…

Destination Da Nang – emerging Vietnamese resort and business destination

While tourism, like most other sectors, unexpectedly is down for the count in 2020, Asia will – hopefully relatively soon – once again be open for travelling. Da Nang is a trending and growing seaside city in central Vietnam, with sandy beaches, a wide selection of hotel choices – including many international five-star brands- and…

Tommy Franssila at Hyatt Regency Danang Resort And Spa guides us to Danang

Tommy Franssila, Director – Culinary Operations, who was previously a familiar Nordic face at Grand Hyatt in Kuala Lumpur is since May 2018 based at Hyatt Regency Danang Resort & Spa – in a leisure-focused setting. Tommy therefore constitutes our best possible guide to get a grip on what this destination called Danang has to…

Finnish influencers in Myanmar fashion industry on a new TV series

Four Finnish influencers are being taken to work at the lowest level of the clothing industry in Myanmar in a new TV series. According to the embassy of Finland in Yangon, the reality documentary series is now available on Yle Areena and Yle TV. https://areena.yle.fi/1-50465642…… https://yle.fi/aihe/artikkeli/2020/02/03/verta-hikea-ja-t-paitoja-nayttaa-mita-paljastuu-halvan-vaatteen-nurjalta

Major Korean finance firm, Hana Financial Group sponsors Patty Tavatanakit

Hana Bank President and CEO Mr Sung-Kyu Ji (left), presenting a certification of sponsorship to Thai golfer Ms Patty Tavatanakit (right). Hana Financial Group, a major Korean finance firm (Chairman Jung-tai Kim, http://www.hanafn.com) announced a new sponsorship with Patty Tavatanakit, one of Thailand’s top golf players. Patty Tavatanakit (21, Thailand) is expected to be one…