Tag: Ann Linde minister

Civil Society Groups Ask Sweden not to abandon Cambodia Amid Democratic Decline

A total of 116 civil society organizations in Cambodia have urged the Swedish government to reverse the decision made in November to move its embassy to Thailand. The groups of local and international NGOs, associations, worker unions, and some international groups and donors have composed a letter to Swedish Foreign Minister Ann Linde asking her…

“Biggest ever” Sweden business delegation in Vietnam

What is claimed as the “biggest ever” trade delegation from Sweden is in Vietnam during 5 – 6 October 2016 (though Prime Minister Carl Bildt’s delegation back in the spring of 1994 brought more business participants) , headed by Ms Ann Linde, Swedish Minister for EU Affairs and Trade. The delegation include of 18 of…

Ann Linde on Sweden-Vietnam cooperation and free trade

Ahead of the business delegation to Vietnam Swedish Minister of EU Affairs and Trade Ann Linde has written about the Sweden-Vietnam cooperation programme and emphasizes the importance of free trade in an article. Extracts follows here: “Vietnam and Sweden enjoy a long standing diplomatic and unique relationship. Over the last decades, we have moved from development…