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Ambassador Thorgaard attended the Jacob Jensen Design and KMUTT Collaboration Announcement reception

On 10 November 2020 the Danish Ambassador H.E. Jon Thorgaard together with Khun Chatri Moonstan, Senior Commercial Advisor, visited the Danish design company, Jacob Jensen Design. The purpose of visit was to attend the Jacob Jensen Design and King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) Collaboration Announcement reception. The event was attended by Assoc. Prof.…

EuroCham Vietnam’s full time and internship positions open for applications

The European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam is looking for candidates to full time positions such as  Office Manager, Accountant, Event Coordinator, Communication Officer and a trainee in the green growth sector committee. For Office Manager / Accountant roles: Support for the day-to-day office management and financial management, including the following: • General organisation and…

The EU is looking to sponsor the winner of Sustainable Consumption and Production project

Do you have any projects on Sustainable Consumption and Production? Then this is for you! EU SWITCH-Asia Programme Call for Proposals on Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production is NOW OPEN! Online information session is on 10 November. For more information please read here

The SSS’s 100 Years Cup details finalized

On 9 November 2020 the Board of Thai Nordic Golf Society announced finalized details for the 100 Years Cup. The dinner after the 100 Years Cup on 14th November will be hosted at Mermaid Restaurant from 18.30 – 20.30 The dinner will be open to other Scandinavian Society Siam Members to join and the cost…

EU Ambassador visited companies in Vientiane VITA Park Special Economic Zone

In order to further promote trade and investment between Laos and EU, EU Ambassador, Ms Ina Marciulionyte led a delegation comprised of representatives from EU member states, Ministries, LNCCI and ECCIL EuroCham Laos to the Vientiane Industry and Trade Area Special Economic Zone (VITA Park). Prior to a visit to ECCIL EuroCham member, Mascot International…

Ambassador Thorgaard and the visited Danish companies on the Eastern Seaboard of Thailand

On 10 November 2020 the Danish Ambassador H.E. Jon Thorgaard and Head of Commercial and Trade, Nils Robenhagen, had an opportunity to visit the Danish companies and Industrial estate located on the Eastern Seaboard of Thailand with the company of Mr. Michael Andersen, Director of Danish-Thai Chamber of Commerce. The companies visited include the Dan-Thai…

EuroCham met with Council for Development of Cambodia on Law of Investment

On 6 November 2020 EuroCham representatives participated in a consultative meeting convened by the Council for the Development of Cambodia regarding the forthcoming Law on Investment. The purpose of this meeting was to discuss further the recommendations and comments made by the private sector on the draft Law on Investment with representatives of all relevant…

Denmark continues to keep garment sector alive while contributing to Covid-19 prevention

Denmark has financed the production of 3.16 million disposable facemasks, 2.8 million reusable cloth face masks, 330,000 medical grade masks and 90,000 isolation gowns to keep Myanmar’s small and medium size enterprises alive and to save jobs. The masks and gowns have been distributed for free to vulnerable communities and people in IDP camps in…

Sweden, Norway, Denmark embassies in Philippines invites to a webminar aims to share Nordic waste management experience

Did you know that the Philippines is the 3rd largest generator of solid waste in Southeast Asia and is among the top plastic polluters globally? It is estimated that almost 20% of the country’s 2.7 million tons of plastic waste generated annually ends up in the ocean. Waste minimization, improved waste recovery and reuse, and…

European Experts Support Papua New Guinea’s Maritime Safety

With over 600 islands spanning a total sea area of 3.1 million square kilometers and 65% of its population residing in in coastal areas, Papua New Guinea (PNG) relies heavily on its network of coastal shipping services. Passenger and cargo services allow citizens to access health, education and other services essential for inclusive growth. Amplifying…