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Sweden Alumni invite to “Sweden Talks” about the Nobel Prize on 3 Dec

Sweden Alumni Network in Vietnam invites members to Sweden Talks: A Glimpse of the Nobel Prize. Sweden Talks is an online forum where alumni meet each other and expert speakers from Sweden to have conversations on current and important topics. Sweden Talks are open for all Sweden alumni members – this is an offer for…

Finnish SWAPPIE helps in electronic waste challenge

Did you know that incorrect disposal of electronic waste is one of the most problematic challenges in waste management? In Finland, used and serviced smart phones are gaining popularity: They’re easier on the environment – and the wallet. Find out what are Finnish’s secrets in handling waste management here.

Limited seats available for the ASEAN-EU Business summit 2020, register today

The ASEAN-EU Business Summit is back for its 8th edition, slated to be held in Singapore on 19 November 2020. This year’s edition follows on from a highly successful run in Thailand 2019 during their ASEAN Chairmanship, graced by ASEAN Ministers, Ambassadors and prominent business leaders who spoke at the event attended by high-level delegates.…

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

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…

Study in Sweden released a how to apply for a scholarship vdo

Are you ambitious, with a strong professional background and looking to make a difference in the world? Would you like to be granted a fully-funded scholarship to pursue a full-time master’s degree in Sweden? Here is how to apply for a scholarship from the Swedish Institute for master’s studies starting in the autumn semester 2021.…

Finnair offers complimentary Coronavirus insurance for passengers

Finnair announced on 4 November 2020 a complimentary Finnair Corona Cover that will protects passengers in case of getting sick with coronavirus while in their destination. Finnair Corona Cover is included in your ticket with no additional cost when: you have a Finnair ticket booked through Finnair website, mobile app or customer service (ticket number starts with…

Swedish Institute Scholarships for Global Professionals sets to open for applications on 8 Feb 21

The Swedish Institute Scholarships for Global Professionals (SISGP) announced on 3 November 2020 the date for applications for the coming year. SISGP aims to develop future global leaders that will contribute to the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and contribute to a positive and sustainable development in their home countries and region. Interested…

Danish chemist invents new and cheaper way to turn seawater into drinking water

More than 800 million people around the world lack access to clean drinking water, according to the @United Nations Now a Danish chemist Jiwoong Lee, of the Københavns Universitet – University of Copenhagen’s Department of Chemistry, has invented a new and climate friendly way of turning seawater into drinking water Read the story here

Study in Finland announced applications for autumn 2021 opens 7-20 Jan

What would be the employment and career opportunities in Finland after graduation? Explore the employment rate of international graduates, popular industries and working life in Finland including the good work-life balance below. https://www.studyinfinland.fi/admissions The article was originally published by Study in Finland on 23 December 2019. Kindly Reminder: You can find information and advice regarding…