Jyske Bank in Bangkok 31 March 2003

Jyske Bank (Schweiz) will be back in Bangkok on 31st March 2003 with an event which will be hosted by the Danish-Thai Chamber of Commerce. Last time the representatives from Jyske Bank Private Banking in Zurich visited Bangkok was about a year ago when they were accompanied by Lone Hertz. This year, the topic will…

Laos to receive SIDA’s grant for road repair

Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) will support the reconstruction of Laos’ National Road No. 8 with a grant of SEK 15 million, according to Mr. Songsinh Chaleunsouk, head of National Road No. 8 Project.      This road, which stretches from the west to east of Laos and linking Laos and Vietnam, is also considered as the…

Scandinavian Church celebrated 10 years in Bangkok

Sunday 23 March, the Scandinavian Church in Bangkok celebrated its 10 year anniversary with a special sermon for the more than 80 participants who joined the event followed by a dinner on the terrace of the Church.      Jubilee Greetings were conveyed by the Swedish Ambassador Jan Nordlander, Mrs. Ingrid Farner on behalf of the Norwegian…

First DTCC Networking with New Board

The Danish-Thai Chamber of Commerce held its first networking evening after its first boardmeeting on Thursday 20 March 2003. Members were informed of the distribution of responsibilities among the board members. President Tom Sorensen was confirmed as President of the Chamber also for 2003. As for the other jobs on the board, please visit the…

Lao PM visited by Swedish business delegation

Lao Prime Minister Boun-nhang Vorachit on March 3 at his office received a courtesy visit from Swedish business delegation led by Mr. Bo Landin, chairman of Swedish Business Council for Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.      The Swedish delegation arrived in Laos on March 2 for a short working visit to Laos whose mission is to seek…

Camfil Farr to open new plant in Malaysia

Swedish clean air solution company Camfil Farr will on April 26 officially open its new factory in Ipoh, Malaysia.      Camfil Farr specializes in filters for clean air solutions and is one of the world’s leading companies in clean air technology and air filter production It’s filtration technology covers three main areas: comfort air (protecting people),…

Swedish couple laid complaint on timeshare firm in Phuket

A Swedish couple on March 11 laid a complaint at Phuket grievances office on a timeshare company over its failure to meet a membership contract with them.      Signar and Margaretha Hall, local newspaper Phuket Gazzette reported, delivered the letter to Songpol Kornkaew, Chief of Administration of the Phuket Provincial Grievances Office, complaining that timeshare company VCI…

Molnlycke Health Care expects more jump from Thai operation

Swedish producer of speciality healthcare products, Molnlycke Health Care AB, is proud of the performance of its Thai operation and expects to boost revenue to Bt3.3 billion this year.      Headquarters in Goteborg, Sweden, Molnlycke Health Care is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of speciality healthcare products that serve developed markets, which are…