Latest Scandinavian Denmark News

Jon Thorgaard – new Danish ambassador to Thailand and Cambodia

Jon Thorgaard, Denmark’s new ambassador to Thailand and Cambodia, has a history of staying a full term and often longer in his assignments. Even his very first job in the ministry he held for almost 3 years. He is clearly not a job hopper. Talking to Jon Thorgaard about his new assignment as the Danish…

NordCham Vietnam invites to Nordic Alumni Day 2020

The Nordic Chamber  of Commerce in Vietnam (NordCham Vietnam) together with the Nordic embassies are hosting an event for Nordic Alumni on 31 October 2020. The event is an opportunity to learn more of the Nordic work ethic and connect with more diplomats. For more information, please read here

Nordic Räkfrossa event by NordCham Philippines moves to 10 October 2020

On 23 September 2020 the Nordic Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines announced the new date the Nordic Räkfrossa event to be 10 October 2020. NordCham Philippines says: Please be advised that the Räkfrossa event originally scheduled for 26 September has been moved to 10 October. We apologize for the confusion and we hope that…

Join FINDS Hong Kong celebrate Hong Kong Restaurant Week Autumn 2020 with special menu from 24 Sep-4 Oct

FinnCham HK invites to join their Corporate Member FINDS from 24 September until 4 October 2020, for Hong Kong Restaurant Week Autumn 2020 presented by DiningCity. FINDS has specially curated a menu featuring their signature Home-made Finnish Meatballs and Norwegian Gravad Lax Salmon at only $198 for lunch and $398 for dinner for HKRW Autumn…

Meet your new financial management assistant Kidbrooke

On 23 September 2020, the Nordic Innovation House Hong Kong introduced the latest on Nordic innovation. Kidbrooke provides B2B automated financial analytics, designed to lower the cost of providing wealth management services without compromising on performance. Their APIs power digital wealth offerings across a wide variety of financial institutions; from established incumbents to aspiring FinTechs.…

EuroCham Cambodia bids farewell to outgoing Board of Directors and Executive Director

EuroCham Cambodia has released a statement that they would like to take the opportunity to extend its gratitude to the outgoing Board of Directors and Executive Director, for their hard work and commitment in building and expanding EuroCham to what it is today. This achievement has only been possible thanks to their notable effort, it…

Scandinavian Siam Society’s Crayfish Party completely sold out

The Board of Scandinavian Siam Society announced on 21 September that the Crayfish Party is completely sold out. Their statement said: Dear members and friends, thanks for reaching out to us for the final few tickets. We managed to add a bit more. Now we are completely SOLD OUT. Once again thanks to everyone and…

Denmark donated reusable masks to Internally Displaced Persons camps in Rakhine state

Since the first local transmission of COVID-19 started a few weeks ago in Rakhine State, the number of infections has been rapidly increasing. Vulnerable groups such as internally displaced persons are at a high risk of being infected and suffering loss of livelihoods. On 25th August, Denmark has donated 20,000 adult-size cloth face masks and…

NordCham Philippines invites to RÄKFROSSA festival at Makati Garden Club and online platform

On 18 September 2020, NordCham Philippines invites you to another Nordic food galore event – RÄKFROSSA – on the 26 September 2020.The event starts from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM online via ZOOM. Social gatherings are still not allowed per IATF. So NordCham is only offering this event as an online eat-together party, along with…