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EuroCham Cambodia invites to creative thinking workshop on 20-21 Oct

The European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia invites to Training Course on Enhanced Creative & Critical Thinking Skills. The course takes place 20-21 October 2020. The announceent said: “The ability to think critically, creatively, and act with initiative in the workplace are now key skills that can set you apart from those merely “going through…

Consulate General of Finland in Hong Kong invites to a webinar series

The Consulate General of Finland in Hong Kong and Macao invites to a Webinar series: Future is Made in Finland taking place 14 October 2020. The invitation said: Join us in exploring the future in seven amazing episodes illuminating the ways how the globe is changing and challenged, and how science in one of the…

Consul General Hellman visited Hefei to discuss future corporation

On 25 September 2020 the Finnish Consul General Pasi Hellman led a delegation to Hefei, Anhui Province, where he met with Mayor Ling Yun to discuss future cooperation between Finland and the provincial capital. The delegation included Business Finland representation and also made company visits, including Hefei International Land Port, departure point of the Hefei-Helsinki…

Finland participated in international health conference in China

One of China’s leading hospitals, the Huashan hospital of the Fudan University, hosted an international health conference on 26-27 September, with notable contributions also from Finland. Professor Lasse Lehtonen, Vice President of the HUS Group in Helsinki, gave a (video) presentation on Finnish and Nordic Covid-19 prevention and control strategy. The Finnish Consul General Pasi…

Finnair re-open more destinations

From 25 October, 2020 to 31 March 2021, Finnair will serve 45 domestic and European destinations with reduced weekly frequencies on almost all routes.  The airline’s long-haul flights will focus on Tokyo, Seoul, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Nanjing and Bangkok, which are also important cargo destinations. On the Bangkok route, Finnair flies passengers only on the…

Ambassador Häggmark in the Nordic Business Reception with NordCham and EuroCham Cambodia

Doing more business in Cambodia: what can Nordic contacts and cooperation bring? This was the theme for the Nordic business reception which the Embassy of Sweden and the Nordic chapter (NordCham) of the European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia (EuroCham) hosted recently. The networking event was attended by 20 businesspeople who are owners or work…

The Elevator Pitch Competition Hong Kong calls out to Nordic Startups

The Nordic Innovation House Hong Kong (NIH-HK) announced on 28 September to Nordic Tech startups that The Elevator Pitch Competition (EPiC) is taking place on 6-13 Nov 2020 Organised by NIH-HK’s supporting partner Hong Kong Science Park (HKSTP). EPiC is an exciting tech startup challenge drawing hundreds of brilliant minds from the globe to unleash…

Join Agri-Food Tech webminar on 7 Oct to learn more of Asian markets

Nordic Innovation House Singapore calling all Nordic AgriFoodTech companies and innovators looking for opportunities towards Singapore and Asia. Join our webinar to know more about the future of Agrifoodtech, AlternativeProteins, and UrbanAgriculture in Asia and how your company can leverage Singapore as a gateway to international expansion. More than two-thirds of world’s megacities will be…

Travel Finland invites to visit Rovaniemi … virtually

Rovaniemi is an urban capital of Lapland on the Arctic Circle. Rovaniemi is also Santa Claus’s hometown in Finland. This autumn Visit Rovaniemi and virtual reality studio Zoan have created a unique experience that offers an alternative way of visiting Santa in virtual reality. Meeting Santa Claus will now be possible without traveling to Rovaniemi.…

Crayfish Party 2020 – most terrific party in living memory

It was a bang of a party! It was the Crayfish Party of the Scandinavian Society Siam at its best! None less than 175 guests had bought tickets for the traditional Swedish autumn-celebration adopted decades ago by the Scandinavian Society Siam as a yearly tradition and celebrated this year on September 26th at The Landmark…