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Cathay Pacific teams up with selected hospitals for passengers to get COVID-19 PCR tests

As COVID-19 PCR test is mandatory for arrival in many destinations, Cathay Pacific has cooperated with selected hospitals in Bangkok and Phuket to offer their passengers a special rate for COVID-19 tests from now until 31 December 2020. This is done in effort to boost confidence and safety amongst travellers who need to travel during…

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

Singaporean are allowed to enter Sweden

Residents of Singapore are exempt from the general entry ban to Sweden The Swedish Government amended the temporary ban on entry to Sweden to give the exemption for residents of certain specified non-EU countries and is in line with the Council of the European Union’s latest recommendation to EU Member States. The decision means that…

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.…

Volvo takes EV Motor Development In-House

Volvo Cars is making significant investments that allow for the in-house design and development of electric motors for the next generation of Volvo models, as the company continues to move towards becoming a fully electric car maker. The company has opened a brand new electric motor lab in Shanghai, China, the latest addition to its…

Swedish Chamber of Commerce Singapore invites to a webinar on business recovery

TEAMSWEDEN is organizing a webinar to share insights on trends and effective strategies to leverage emerging business opportunities connected to the Philippines’ road to recovery. Their keynote speaker, Mr. Krister Nilsson, State Secretary at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, will be speaking about how the Swedish government continues to support Swedish businesses in the…

You’re invited: Free CIS virtual talk on 10 things to look for in a Chinese-English bilingual programme

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Raising children to become fluent communicators in Chinese and English is definitely a challenge. Fortunately, with Canadian International School’s (CIS) outstanding Chinese-English bilingual programme, it is possible! The school will be hosting a virtual open morning with Huali Xiong, CIS Chinese Language and Bilingual School Principal, as she shares ten essential factors to consider when…

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…

Norwegian Scatec Solar ASA – SN Power to acquire its first wind farm in Vietnam

The Norwegian SN Power AS, has signed a binding agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in the 39.4 MW Dam Nai Wind Power Joint Stock Company in Vietnam from Mekong Wind Pte Ltd which is fully owned by the Singapore based Armstrong South East Asia Clean Energy Fund. Dam Nai Wind, is located in…

The Norwegian embassy Manila and Singapore announced ‘Open by appointment only’

Given the strict measures against the Covid-19 pandemic in the Philippines, the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Manila announced on 3 November 2020 that the embassy will only open to visitors with a prior appointment. A similar message was posted on the Norwegian embassy’s website for Singapore. Call or email the Embassy to make an appointment.…