Category: News

Ambassador Thorgaard and Bangsaen Technical College to combine Danish-Thai style for ‘Celebration of Silk’ event in December

The Danish Ambassador to Thailand H.E. Jon Thorgaard is participating in the “Celebrations of Silk” event. This year is their 10th annual event and a very special one as they have given opportunities to the Thai fashion design students nationwide from Vocational Institutions, Universities and private fashion design schools to work with the different embassies…

NBAS invites to Maritime webinar on 28 October

The Norwegian Business Association Singapore invites to its next webinar, focusing on the Future of the Shipping Industry. Join us on the 28 of October, 3-4 PM (SGT) where we will be joined in studio by global experts such as Andreas Sohmen-Pao: Chairman of BW Group, Cristina Saenz de Santa Maria from DNV GL, Laurence…

New Norwegian passport launched on 18 October 2020

Norway launched new passports on 18 October 2020. The new version of the passport has several security elements and a new design. More info on new design here: All existing passports remain valid until their expiry date, and there is no need to apply for a new passport before the old one expires. From 19…

Sweden grants Covid-19 relief funds to Cambodia

On 20 October 2020 the Embassy of Sweden announced a COVID-19 response package to financially support rural communities in Cambodia through tree planting activities. The initiative aims to engage over 1,600 rural households in Pursat and Siem Reap provinces to plant local trees, establish nurseries, and participate in other conservation activities across the country. This…

NordCham Philippines invites to an online Nordic Innovation Forum on a topic of Smart technology

The Nordic Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (NordCham Philippines) is organizing an online Nordic Innovation Forum, 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM, 4 November 2020 on the Zoom platform entitled Nordics INSPIRE the Philippines to ACT Smart & Sustainable. This half-day event aims to showcase best practices and innovative solutions for working smarter. The focus…

EuroCham Cambodia invites to “Introduction to CSR” e-learning course

The European Chamber of Commerce together with Nordic Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia invites to a free e-Learning Course on “Introduction to CSR for SMEs”. Their statement said: The GIZ Global Business Network (GBN), in collaboration with EuroCham Cambodia and its Founding & National Chapters are pleased to present our “Introduction to CSR” e-learning course.…

Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs delivered “virtual speech” to Vietnamese diplomats on geopolitical tension

On 14 October 2020, at the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam (DAV), Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway, Ms Ine Eriksen Søreide delivered a virtual Special Public Speech on “Multilateralism in a Global Context of Increased Geopolitical Tension and a Multilateral System under Pressure” to 60 participants who are Vietnamese diplomats, State officials from different ministries…

Nordcham Philippines invites to online Nordic Ambassadors’ Forum on 28 Oct

The Nordic Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (NordCham Philippines), together with the Embassies of Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden in Manila, is organizing the online edition of the Nordic Ambassadors’ Forum: on 28 October 2020, from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM on the Zoom platform. The subject is: Perspectives on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Focusing…