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Danish Consulate General Shanghai at the heart of Chinese trade, digitalisation

Looking, in year 2020, at Shanghai, and from a Nordic perspective in particular Danish activity seems to be incredibly brisk. Their flow of trade-related undertakings are relentless, paired with the very fact that Denmark’s Shanghai mission includes a team of fifty men and women – which speaks volumes about the importance of this hub for…

Finnish Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong looking for Executive Director

The Finnish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong announced on 1 December that the Chmber is now seeking an outgoing and active candidate for the Executive Director position to be in charge of the chamber’s daily operations. The ideal candidate can facilitate business opportunities, organize high profile events and information sharing seminars, and promote Finnish…

10 December is new date for “Joint Business Luncheon Webinar” in Hong Kong

The Honourable Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, will deliver her Policy Address to the Legislative Council on Thursday 10th December 2020 at 4pm-5:30pm. Every year, the Hong Kong business community hosts a luncheon for over 1000 executives to hear the Chief Executive elaborate on the…

‘Future is made in Finland’ webinar highlights women in science

Study in Finland released the latest of the ‘Future is made in Finland’ webinar on 25 November 2020 that said: We live in an era of artificial intelligence and quantum computing. These technologies will transform our everyday life, our future. But who is creating these technologies, shaping the future? To truly make technology serve all…

Food from Finland Roadshow in Hangzhou and Shanghai has completed

Food from Finland Roadshow stopped in Hangzhou and Shanghai on the 17 to 18 of November 2020. Business Finland’s Food from Finland program focuses on the growth of Finnish food industry and the promotion of exports. Both events began with a welcoming speech by Consul General Pasi Hellman followed by an introduction by Esa Wrang,…

Norway offers Sustainable Management MBA scholarship to ASEAN students

The Norwegian Government offers scholarships for an MBA in Sustainability Management to students from the Philippines and other countries in the ASEAN region. The application deadline is 21 January 2021, please follow this link to apply. The MBA course is a collaboration between the Universitas Gadjah Mada in Indonesia, the ASEAN University Network (AUN) and…

DCCC Shanghai invites to first F&B business networking on 9 December

The Danish Chamber of Commerce in East (DCCC Shanghai) invites members to their first F&B networking event set on 9 December 2020. “The Danish Chamber of Commerce in East (DCCC) has decided to establish its working groups (WG), and we would like to invite you to join the WG for Food and Beverages,” the invitation…

FinnCham HK introduces speakers to health webinar

The Finnish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong introduces panel speakers for their next webinar on 30 November 2020: Get to know more about our “Designing health?” speaker Annastiina Hintsa, CEO at Hintsa Performance. During her career, Annastiina has closely observed – and personally experienced – the challenges relating to sustainable performance in an uncertain,…

Sweden Alumni invite to “Sweden Talks” about the Nobel Prize on 3 Dec

Sweden Alumni Network in Vietnam invites members to Sweden Talks: A Glimpse of the Nobel Prize. Sweden Talks is an online forum where alumni meet each other and expert speakers from Sweden to have conversations on current and important topics. Sweden Talks are open for all Sweden alumni members – this is an offer for…

Consul Karanko shared Finland’s value at Vocational Training Council (VTC)

On 19 November 2020 the Finnish Consul General in Hong Kong, Johanna Karanko shared with Vocational Training Council (VTC) students and teachers the success factors that make Finland the world’s happiest country and about opportunities for young people during VTC’s High Table Dinner.