New IFU projects in Thailand

IFU (The Industrialization Fund for Developing Countries) has currently a number of new potential Danish-Thai joint ventures in the pipeline of which at least some are expected in the coming years to become a reality.       One project, which is currently maturing, is a Danish manufacturer of small wood pellets interested in producing these pellets…

Kristian Strand New DTCC Board Member 2003

Kristian Strand, Account Director with Nokia (Thailand) Ltd, is new member of the Board of Danish-Thai Chamber of Commerce. Here he gives a presentation of himself.What are the main products and services of your company? “Nokia is the world leader in mobile communications. Nokia has become the leading supplier of mobile phones and a leading…

Iron man gone soft

Ole Madsen, owner of Scaneast Co., Ltd. on the 18th of March celebrated his debut on the market for computer software with the launch of a new own-developed product for online auctions – indeed a remarkable shift in business direction for a man, who has for over 30 years had his strength in steel trading.…

New DTCC Board Member Henrik Friis

New member of the Board, Mr. Henrik Friis, what are the main products and services of your company, DISA Thailand Co. Ltd? “The main products are bag filters, cartridge filters, cassette filters, extraction fans and Quick Fit duct systems for Air pollution control systems. Services are engineering , delivery, installation and after sales service of…

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…