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African swine fever in China may be good for Danish pork export

Three major outbreaks of African swine fever have hit China. This can have a positive effect for Danish pork industry as this may cause a boom in export, according to experts. China’s great pig production has been hit by three outbreaks of the very contagiousness African swine fever during August. This means that China perhaps needs…

AndersenB2B: business internationalisation game-changer for SMEs

‘AndersenB2B.com’ is a relatively new platform to which SMEs from the Nordics and other regions are invited to partake in new business generation. This opportunity also represents a new take on internationalisation, aiming at being a real game changer disrupting the status quo for international SME business opportunities. SMEs interested in more export on more…

Presentation of Danish founded survey about enterprises in Myanmar

The results of a Danish founded survey of enterprises in the manufacturing sector in Myanmar has been presented and discussed at a meeting. Chargé d’Affaires from the Danish embassy in Myanmar attended a presentation and discussion about the survey “Myanmar Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Survey 2017” on 28 August. The survey is the first…

Pandora announces new Managing Director in China

The Danish jewellery company Pandora has appointed Geena Tok as new Managing Director for China. Geena Tok will be the new Managing Director in China for Pandora. She will be responsible for the charm manufacturer’s China business and organization. Tok previously served as Managing Director and Chief Merchant for Nike China, where she headed the…

New survey will investigate how Danes abroad can promote Denmark

A new Danish survey will investigate how the 250,000 Danes living abroad can contribute to promoting Denmark and attract foreign investment, tourists and specialized labor. Copenhagen Capacity, the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Danes Worldwide on 24 August launched a special task force to look at how Denmark can strengthen the ties to Danes…

First South East Asian city joins Cities Changing Diabetes

As the first city in South East Asia, Jakarta has become a partner in Cities Changing Diabetes, which is initiated by Danish Novo Nordisk. The programme Cities Changing Diabetes could on 24 August welcome Jakarta, Indonesia, into the partnership according to Novo Nordisk. Cities Changing Diabetes is a programme launched by Danish Novo Nordisk, Steno…

CanCham-NordCham Speed Networking Night Manila

On 9 August NordCham Philippines and CanCham Philippines brought together members and guests to mingle and expand their networks, as the CanCham-NordCham Speed Networking Night was held at Dusit Thani in Manila. They expressed their special thanks to the sponsors, Air Juan, Lima Land Inc., New Nordic Group, Philippine Retirement Authority – PRA, Spaces, and Winery…

Novo Nordisk conducts Vietnam diabetes study

As part of his endeavour to gain further insights and change the diabetes situation in Vietnam the Senior Vice President of Novo Nordisk Mr. Frederik Kier visited the country in late August. During his stay, Mr. Kier had meetings with local authorities and local partners, as well as witnessed the MOU signing ceremony between the…

End of Danish supported Renewable Energy Week in Vietnam

Renewable Energy Week 2018 in Vietnam ended with a run with participation from the Danish Embassy. Touch Green Energy, a run to encourage a healthy lifestyle and the increased use of sustainable energy sources, wrapped up the Renewable Energy Week 2018 on Sunday 26 August in Hanoi. The run was one of five main activities…