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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…

Nordic ambassadors graced the Poinsettia Wishes Flower Dome opening Singapore ceremony

Flower Dome’s signature floral displays make a return with the well-loved Poinsettia Wishes on 27 November 2020. Minister for Sustainability and the Environment of Singapore, Ms Grace Fu, together with Ambassadors from the four Nordic Embassies in Singapore – Royal Danish Embassy, Embassy of Finland, Royal Norwegian Embassy, and Embassy of Sweden, – and the…

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…

TSCC invites to traditional Swedish Christmas Lunch 2020

Are you looking forward to a traditional Swedish Christmas Lunch? The registration is now open! Celebrate Christmas with us on 19 December 2020. Christmas Quiz, Raffle Game, and more. Event details: Date: Saturday, 19 December 2020 Time: 12:00-16:00 Venue: Lancaster Bangkok (MAP) Price: TSCC, SWEA, SSS, and TFCC Member: 1,250 THB Non-member: 1,800 THB Children…

Finnfund continues to support Myanmar SMEs

Finnish Fund for Industrial Cooperation (Finnfund) makes a 5.5 million USD senior loan investment in Early Dawn Microfinance Co. Ltd. (DAWN), the 3rd largest microfinance company in Myanmar in terms of client outreach. The financing will support DAWN’s expansion in underserved townships and peri-urban areas. DAWN is working to improve financial inclusion by offering group…

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,…

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,…