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Study in Sweden organizing the largest virtual education fair for global students

Study in Sweden team has announced that the Swedish Institute is organising a series of virtual fairs over the coming weeks for students interested in studying in Sweden. The virtual fairs will feature representatives from 24 Swedish universities, which makes the events the largest ever education promotion activity for Sweden. China: Friday 16 October from…

Join the virtual Nordic Green Conference 2020 and learn more of Nordic sustainable solutions

The Norwegian Embassy in Singapore invited on 14 October 2020 to the Nordic Green virtual Conference taking place 29 October 13.00-18.00. The event aim to share on how Nordic experiences in regional energy collaboration can support addressing challenges in Southeast Asia, through an exchange of ideas and concepts, technologies and policies by companies, research communities…

Ambassador Måwe joined the Bicycle journey of Friendship for the 2020 Green Hanoi

On 4 October 2020,  two important things coincided – “the Day of the cinnamon bun” and the “Bicycle journey of Friendship for the 2020 Green Hanoi” Ambassador H.E. Ann Måwe expressed in activity journal that she was pleased to join our Swedish Embassy team, colleagues from many other embassies and international organizations, Miss Vietnam Ngoc…

EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) event was a success

On 6 October 2020, the Dialogue between the Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department and the Business Community Partners with theme: “Collaboratively Implement the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) Joining this event, EuroCham Vietnam welcomed Mr. Le Thanh Liem – Vice President at the HCMC’s People Committee, Mr. Dinh Ngoc Thang – Director of HCMC…

EuroCham in meeting with Cambodia’s Ministry of Economy and Finance to discussed strengthen corporation

On 1 October 2020, EuroCham Cambodia had the opportunity to meet with His Excellency Dr. PHAN Phalla, Secretary of State, Ministry of Economy and Finance and Secretary-General of the Committee on Economic and Financial Policy. During the meeting, Mr. Tassilo BRINZER, Chairman of EuroCham, reiterated the organisation’s commitment to strengthen the mutual partnership and to…

Thai Nordic Golf Society releases the result of the Danish Bakery & Dali Cup 2020

The Thai Nordic Golf Society announced the result of the “Danish Bakery & Deli Cup 2020” played on 3 October. The match was the 2ndTee off for the 2020/2021 season at the Thai Nordic Golf Society (TNGS) Danish Bakery & Deli Cup 2020, kindly sponsored by Danish Bakery & Deli Bangkok. 35 Golfers were ready…

Ambassador Måwe initiates the ‘Safety Online For Girls’ campaign

To celebrate the International Day of the Girl (IDG2020), at the Swedish embassy, H.E. Ann Måwe, Swedish Ambassador to Vietnam became the first person to sign the open letter to social media companies, initiated by Plan International, to call for building a safe online environment for children and youth, especially girls. During the meeting, the…

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…

Nobel Prize winners for 2020

This year, the Norwegian Nobel Committee decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2020 to the World Food Programme (WFP). The World Food Programme is the world’s largest humanitarian organization addressing hunger and promoting food security. In 2019, the WFP provided assistance to close to 100 million people in 88 countries who are victims…

RECOFTC, CIFOR and Sweden launch the Forest Landscape Governance Research Network

On 1 October 2020, RECOFTC launched an initiative to build the research capacity of universities in Southeast Asia to foster good forest governance. Funded by Sweden, the project will develop a strong network of researchers dedicated to strengthening rights, reducing poverty and inequity, and realizing sustainable development. The two-year initiative will benefit more than 190…