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The Norwegian Seafood exports remain ahead of last year

According to the report launched on 5 October 2020, the export value of Norwegian seafood remains above last year’s record highs. So far for 2020, seafood exports have totalled NOK 76.7 billion, which corresponds to a value increase of 1 per cent, or NOK 623 million, compared to the same period last year. CEO of…

Bidmath Launches Google DV360 Platform Training Academy in Thai and Vietnamese

Bidmath, a leading programmatic consultancy, launches Display & Video 360 training academy with an aim to increase the adoption of programmatic industry knowledge. DV360 is Google’s unified solution for all programmatic buying and can be used to easily manage end-to-end programmatic campaigns across display, video, native, TV, and audio. The skills taught in the academy…

Denmark hosted a seminar on how to manage food products

On 29 September the Danish Embassy celebrated the International Day of awareness of Food Loss and Waste by hosting a seminar with the aim that Danish and Vietnamese authorities and the private sector meet to share best practices and experiences about solutions and technologies in different agricultural sub sectors. Danish Ambassador to Vietnam Kim Højlund…

Norwegian Commecial Counceller and Director of Innovation Vietnam in exclusive interview with Vietnam Investment Review

On 21 September 2020, the Norwegian Commercial Counsellor Arne-Kjetil Lian, Director of Innovation Norway in Vietnam, shared with the Vietnam Investment Review the prospects of Norwegian and Vietnamese firms in co-developing offshore wind energy. Arne-Kjetil Lian said “Norway has one of the world’s most developed petroleum industries with state-of-the-art technology, and is willing to share…

Team Norway in Hanoi held a virtual meeting with Ambassador Grete Løchen

On 25 September 2020,Team Norway in Hanoi had an interesting virtual meeting with Ambassador Grete Løchen to look back at the impact of the Covid-19 on individuals’ work and performance. The lesson learned were shared for further improvement. There is no better way to end our working week than with this team spirit and optimistic…

Carbon neutral by 2030: KONE sets ambitious greenhouse gas reduction target

The Finnish KONE Corporation, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, announced on 29 September that it has set science-based targets for significant reductions in its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by the year 2030. KONE’s targets are the most ambitious in the industry and have been validated against the latest climate science by…

Novo Nordisk launches ‘Circular for Zero’ Campaign

Novo Nordisk announced on 21 September 2020 an ambitious target to ensure that all its direct suppliers will by 2030 supply the company based on 100% renewable power. Novo Nordisk will work with all existing and new suppliers to meet this target. The plan will be presented in connection with Climate Week NYC hosted this…

Danish Deputy Head of Mission joined the ‘Actions against Food Loss and Waste’ campaign

On 26 September 2020, the Danish Deputy Head of Mission Louise Holmsgaard and Nguyen Anh Minh, Vice Director of International Cooperation Department, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) jointly launched the campaign ‘Actions against Food Loss and Waste’ The event is a photo exhibition open for the public at the pedestrian zone around Hoan…

Doerscircle: new platform and solutions for self-employed – entrepreneurs, freelancers

At last, a new start-up that delivers 360-degree solutions and solves the pain points of freelancers and the self-employed – a group of people that Doerscircle call Independent Doers. Danish Helle Priess is the brainchild behind this highly relevant concept. ‘What took this so long?’ was my first thought when I came across the Doerscircle…

Hitachi ABB Power Grids marks 120 years of innovation in Ludvika

On 23 September 2020 the Embassy of Sweden in Hanoi announced an auspicious story and congratulates to Hitachi ABB Power Grids for 120 years of innovation in Ludvika, Sweden. “With a rich innovation legacy and track record of pioneering technologies, the team at Ludvika have and continue to shape the world, the Embassy wrote. “We…