Category: News

Ambassador Thorgaard visited Department of Special Investigation

On 24 November 2020 the Danish Ambassador Jon Thorgaard and Nils Robenhagen, Head of Commercial and Trade, visited the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) to discuss Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and support to the Danish businesses in Thailand. The discussion was a pleasant experience with great results achieved. Thank you for the warm hospitality by…

SSS 100 Years Cup winners announced

Thai Nordic Golf Society (TNGS) held its 100 Years Cup 2020 on the 14 November hosted by Scandinavian Society. The Cup was the 3rd Tee off for the 2020/2021 season of TNGS. 48 Golfers was ready for Tee Off at Muang Kaew Golf Club and the tournament was opened by Senior Captain Henrik Friis who…

Thailand launches Expat Travel Bonus exclusive to expats

On 13 November 2020 the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) joined hands with the Thai Hotels Association (THA) and the airline partners – Bangkok Airways, AirAsia and Nok Air to offer the special deals “Expat Travel Bonus” to foreign residents in Thailand. The amazing discount privilege exclusively for expat residents and their families to enjoy…

The Royal Danish Embassy Bangkok is looking for new team members

Would you like to become a part of an international workplace with good colleagues? The Royal Danish Embassy announced on 23 November 2020 that they are currently looking for 2 new colleagues: – Finance and Administrative Officer – Administrative and Communications Officer For more information on how to apply, follow the link.

Sweden is the world’s ‘Goodest’ country

For a second time, Sweden ranks in top position in the fifth edition of the Good Country Index, released on Thursday 19 November 2020. The Good Country Index is the first and only study that measures how much each country on earth contributes to the rest of humanity and to the planet, outside its own…

Norwegian Charge d’ Affaires joined G4 ambassadors visited Dak Lak province

Last week, Norwegian Chargé d’affaires a.i. Jan Wilhelm Grythe and the Group of Four (G4) Ambassadors, Deborah Paul (Canada), Wendy Matthews (New Zealand), and Ivo Sieber (Switzerland) paid a visit to Dak Lak Province. This diplomatic visit aimed at getting a better understanding of the Province’s socio-economic situation and other issues such as ethnic minority…

Denmark signed MOU with Lazada Vietnam

Danish Ambassador to Vietnam H.E. Kim Højlund Christensen and the CEO of Lazada Vietnam Mr. James Dong signed on 19 Nov 2020 an MOU to form an exclusive cooperation aimed at strengthening the online promotion of Danish merchants on Lazada’s online marketplace platform in Vietnam. The signing was witnessed by representatives from the Ministry of…

Sweden initiates a virtual story telling project in Singapore

SESG is a Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Singapore initiative aimed at bringing Swedish Multi National Corporations and Singaporean SMEs together to exchange experiences and opportunities. The aim is to enable new, unexpected connections between businesses, to show that all companies — big and small— can learn from each other in order to come out…

Ambassador Thorgaard participated in the Opening Ceremony of the National Science and Technology Fair

On the 14th November 2020 the Danish Ambassador H.E. Jon Thorgaard participated in the Opening Ceremony of the National Science and Technology Fair. The National Science and Technology Fair is hosted 13-23 of November at Impact, Muang Thong Thani Exhibition Center. After the Opening ceremony, Prof.DR. Anek Laothamatas, Minister of Higher Education, Science, Research and…