Latest Scandinavian Denmark News

New Danish Agricultural Counsellor in Thailand

Mr. Poul Skov-Petersen has been appointed Counsellor, Agriculture and Food Affairs at the Royal Danish Embassy,replacingas of 1 October Mr. Jesper Vibe-Hansen. Mr. Skov-Petersen has a solid background within consumer goods working with the East Asiatic Company from 1993 to 1998 in a range of positions and countries in South East Asia. He left EAC…

New Danish CEO for Diethelm Malaysia

Mr. Niels Holm, currently in charge of Diethelm’s Food and Special Products Division in Thailand as well as Diethelm Trading, Siam Food Services and Customs Clearance Services has as of January 1, 2003 been promoted to President and Group Managing Director for Diethelm in Malaysia. In his new capacity, Mr. Niels Holm will among others…

Queen Margrethe’s Chef in Bangkok

The Chef of the Royal Danish household, Mr. Takeshi, a Japanese, gathered with other Chefs of world Royalties in Bangkok at the beginning of November for a week of culinary revelry and a break from their demanding duties. While the Club of the Chefs to the Heads of State sees its members as “ardent defenders…

Support for Danish relatives of Bali victim

Charlotte Høj and Chris Bradford came to Singapore in 1998. Chris Bradford worked for the Danish bank Unibank in Singapore. Seven months ago, the couple had a daughter, Emma. On Saturday, 12 October, 2002, Chris Bradford was killed on the Bali bomb attack. In a show of their deep sympathy with the bereaved wife and…

New Danish Church in Malaysia

Mærsk Sealand started using the new harbour in the South of Malaysia about eighteen months ago. As the mission of the Danish Seamen’s Church is “To be present whereever Danish ships go”, it was natural for the Church in Singapore to follow suit.  Currently, staff from the Church in Singapore visit all ships arriving Tanjong…