Tag: DABS

Happy DABS Christmas Luncheon

On 7 December, Danish Business Association Singapore (DABS) held their Christmas Luncheon at the Danish Seamen’s Church. The church served a Christmas menu and Carlsberg made sure there was plenty of ice-cold Carlsberg beers for everyone. “Thank you members and friends for keeping this tradition very much alive!,” writes DABS. A lucky DABS member won…

An informal night about Danish expats in South East Asia

On Monday 7 November people were gathered in the Danish Seamen’s Church in Singapore. The theme of there gathering were Danish expats abroad, specifically in Asia. Pastor Kirsten Eistrup welcomed the guest, and soon after the Danish ambassador to Singapore, Dorte Bech Vizard, said a few words about the importance of Denmark maintaining its relationship with its citizens living in…

Peter C. Draminsky, GM of Regent Singapore

“It’s all about the people” As Regent Singapore, a Four Seasons Hotel receives both criticism and praise, be it a guest who had an odd issue with a cat brought along for the stay, or someone thanking for all staff being “cheerful and helpful” and the breakfast “opulent and delicious”, Danish General Manager Peter C.…

Breakfast Dialogue with Helle Thorning-Schmidt in Singapore

DABS invites you to meet former Prime Minister of Denmark and current CEO of Save The Children, Helle Thorning-Schmidt, who visiting Singapore for a breakfast dialogue about Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) in Asia. The event takes place at Nordea Bank’s Singapore Branch, 138 Market Street #09-03, CapitaGreen, Singapore 048946 on 10 November from 8 am to 10 am. Price for attendance is SGD 15…

Scandinavian Women’s Association and Fika Café create charity awareness

On their first event together, SWA and Fika Café attracted more than 40 attendees interested in hearing about local charity in Singapore. And who better to explain this subject than founder of Breadline Group, Richard Lim, himself? He was rewarded with a donation of SGD 24.600 to Breadline Group from Danish Business Association Singapore, money which…

ScandBizBar: Casual networking and some cold beers

May 7 the third ScandBizBar of the year took place. Scandinavian entrepreneurs, bankers and other with skyscraper offices met for a beer and some networking By Søren Engelbrecht Bartenders are circling the outside tables to make sure that no glasses are out of liquid. Little cards pop up here and there to show that the…