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Jan Stjernström, SEB: “Significant growth happening in Asia”

SEB Large Corporates & Financial Institutions has an impressive track record and is today an established player in the global arena. Its presence in Asia is comprehensive, covering an area from India to New Zealand, and supported by some 200 team members including Greater China. Back in the Nordics the bank has been contributing to…

DABS Annual Gala Dinner in Singapore – what to expect

Danish Business Association Singapore has announced their Annual Gala Dinner in Singapore – and you are invited! The DABS Annual Gala Ball 2018 takes place Saturday night, May 19. This year, the Gala will be held at the beautiful Shangri-La Hotel, just like the year before. As always DABS has arranged an eventful evening, and of course…

EuroCham Vietnam at Asean – EU Business Summit in Singapore

EuroCham Vietnam attended Asean – EU Business Summit in Singapore joined by Swedish EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem, International Trade and Industry Ministers as well as European chambers in SEA. Topics of discussion cover Asean integration, digital economy, FDI climate in SEA, urbanisation and infrastructure. EU Commissioner Cecilia Malmström informed on EVFTA progress and emphasized…

New Board for Finnish Business Council Singapore

On 6 March 2018 the Finnish Business Council Singapore held its Annual General Meeting, where its new FBC Board was elected as follows: Chairman Mr. Janne Lautanala (Wärtsilä) Deputy Chairman Ms. Riikka Loisamo (Yuen Law) Treasurer MS. Kirsi Heikkilä-Zenone (AaltoEE) Secretary Mr. Waltter Kulvik (Individual member) Member Ms. Anna Ratala (PineCone A.R.) Alternate member Mr.…

Danish diploma and award to Singaporean

At a reception hosted by the Danish Ambassador to Singapore on 8 March, Leonard Ng Keok Poh was recognized for his outstanding efforts in promoting Danish products and services abroad. The award ceremony took place in the shadow of the recent passing of His Royal Highness Prince Henrik, who was commemorated with one minute of…

Danish Film Festival in Singapore showing Danish design

Børge Mogensen, Bjarke Ingels and bugs. On the 16th to 18th of March, the first Danish Film Festival in Singapore will screen documentaries about notable personalities in the Danish art/arcithecture/design world. And also there will be a movie about eating bugs. As Danish design has made it’s entrance to the global scene with the chair…

Second ScandBizBar 2018 Singapore

During 2018 FBC- Finnish Business Council Singapore is organizing Singapore’s long-lasting Nordic monthly networking, ScandBizBar. This regular event is a splendid opportunity for networking on every first Thursday of the month, where members and guest of members of FBC, DABS, NBAS and SwedCham meet over drinks and finger food. The ScandBizBar 2018 sponsor CorpZap offers…

EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström in Singapore

The 16th AEM-EU Trade Commissioner Consultation took place on 2 March co-chaired by Sweden’s Cecilia Malmström, the EU Trade Commissioner and and Singapore’s Minister for Trade and Industry Lim Hng Kiang, Chair of ASEAN in 2018. The annual consultations were expected to further deliberate on the next steps towards the possible resumption of the Asean-EU…