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Tetra Pak to celebrate 40 years in Thailand with ‘Go Nature. Go Carton.’ campaign

Tetra Pak, the world-leading Swedish-Swiss processing and packaging solutions company, celebrates this year the 40-year anniversary of operations in Thailand. Since 1981 Tetra Pak has been supporting the development of the dairy industry in Thailand, as well as extending its scope to other food & beverage sectors with hundreds of customers in both processing and…

Novo Nordisk team visited Danish embassy to discuss current healthcare challenges and collaborations

On 11 February 2021 the Royal Danish Embassy in Bangkok announced: Trade relations between Denmark and Thailand have deep roots. The last 400 years have seen numerous establishments of Danish Companies, who have grown and thrived in Thailand. Novo Nordisk is one of the leading Danish pharmaceutical companies that has extended its presence in Thailand…

Singapore Hashtag Interactive appointed Social Content representative for Electrolux APAC

On 11 February 2021 Global appliance company Electrolux has appointed Hashtag Interactive as its social media content hub agency for its APAC and MEA regions. Hashtag Interactive will be responsible for content strategy and production of social content for Electrolux’s Facebook and Instagram platforms. The appointment covers Electrolux’s regional markets including Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand,…

Finnish New Year Cup 2021 new date sets for 13 March

On 12 February 2021 the TNGS Captain announced: Despite the current Covid situation in Thailand, Golf courses in Chon Buri are now open for play and we are currently planning to host the TFCC/TNGS Finnish New Year Cup 2021 @ Laem Chabang International Country Club in Chonburi on the 13th March 2021 We are following the…

Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations and wishes from Finland and Asia

Amid the global pandemic, Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations worldwide looked different this year but they still conveyed the best wishes of people saying goodbye to the year of the Rabbit and welcoming the year of the Ox. Around the first day of the new lunar year on 12 February, various online celebrations have taken…

Thailand online shopping guide

Thailand has come a very long way in regards to online shopping options available. Over the past few years, Thailand has seen a rise in online shopping options with major shopping malls and small local businesses turning to online channels, making delivery nationwide available and shopping from every corner of the country possible. The constant…

A trip down memory lane with the Danish Embassy in Bangkok

As part of the celebration of Denmark – Thailand 400 year anniversary, the embassy of Denmark in Bangkok often takes a trip down memory lane and celebrates special historical days with the series “ON THIS DAY”. On Friday 12 February, the embassy posted this photo from a visit to Thailand of then Crown Prince Frederik,…

Thailand not onboard with Nordic and EU vaccine passports yet

For countries relying massively on tourism as an economic contributor and large source of employment, vaccine passports appear to be the potential fast track to opening borders and returning to normality as seen pre covid-19 days. But according to China Daily, Thailand, as one of the leading tourist destinations in the world, is not convinced…

Thai Nordic Golf Society Captain announce new game sets for 3 April

Thai Nordic Golf Society Captain has announced the new game sets on 3 April. The invitation reads: “We are pleased to announce that Pecunia Asset Management will sponsor the dinner and Trophies at the April Tournament which now will be named Pecunia Asset Management Cup 2021. Date is as earlier published, Saturday 3rd April 2021…

Norway’s Telenor expects Asia recovery in the second half of 2021

According to a statement from Sigve Brekke, Chief Executive of Norway’s Telenor, the telecommunication company expects its large Asian operations to gradually recover from the COVID-19 pandemic in the second half of 2021. Sigve Brekke stated that all markets including the company’s Asia’s subsidiaries will still be impacted by government responsive measures in regards to…