Tag: Kone

Finnish Business Council Singapore released March activity update

On 26 February 2021 the Finnish Business Council (FBC) Singapore released their activity plans for March for your convenience to save the dates, as follow: FBC Annual General Meeting 2021 FBC Annual General Meeting is held on March 17, 2021 (at 6.30 – 8.30 pm). The invitation and AGM material will be sent to the…

FinnCham next webinar will discuss Carbon Neutral Hong Kong

The Finnish Chamber of Commerce invite all members to their next webinar ”In Pursuit of Carbon Neutrality – Nordic companies shrinking their carbon footprint in Hong Kong and Asia” on 5 March, 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm HKT. The invitation read: Join us and hear from the awesome keynote speaker and panelists about different actions…

The Finnish Business Council in Singapore updates on overall 2020

The Finnish Business Council Singapore announced on 3 December 2020 Year that the year 2020 of FBC had been as usual… almost. “We all have faced a challenging year in many ways due to COVID-19 restrictions and have changed our ways to operate and work. Also, FBC events went online in spring,” the FBC writes.…

Finnish KONE won awards at 2020 Kunshan Autumn Investment Promotion Fair

The 2020 Kunshan Autumn Investment Promotion Fair was organized on 26 October 2020. The Finnish Consul General Pasi Hellman delivered a speech at the event, emphasizing the good economic and investment relations between Kunshan, the whole Eastern China and Finland. At the event, KONE, the Finnish elevator and escalator manufacturer, won two awards, namely 1)…

KONE wins order for the Punggol Digital District in Singapore

The Finnish KONE Corporation, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has won an order to deliver 62 elevators and 28 escalators to the integrated business park development in Singapore’s Punggol Digital District. According to an official announcement on 1 September 2020, Punggol Digital District is a 50-hectare smart and sustainable development that…

Finnish investors drawn to Greater Kuala Lumpur’s rich talent base

Finnish-Malaysian ties took off upon the inking of an Investment Guarantee Agreement in 1985, with many Finnish companies back then drawn to Malaysia’s relatively cheaper manufacturing and technical talents and strategic location as a regional hub. The same year investment ties were further cemented when escalator and elevator market leader KONE set foot in Greater…

Kone won three metro projects orders in China

Finland’s global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, KONE, has announced it won orders for three metro projects in China, described as “an important infrastructure market for the company”. The orders are for Changsha Metro Line 5, Xiamen Metro Line 2, and Nanning Metro Line 3. The order for Changsha Metro Line 5 includes…

10 May Finland 100 Expo Hong Kong event includes 30 Finnish exhibitors

The Finland 100 Expo, celebrating Finland’s 100th anniversary of independence and showcasing Finnish Design, Education, Food and Innovations in Hong Kong, is imminent! The expos takes place on 10 May in the SME Centre inside the HKCEC at 12-5 pm. This is a unique opportunity to get to know Finnish businesses and culture, where the…

Finnish Business Council Singapore held corporate excursion

The Finnish Business Council, Singapore (FBCS) organized a Corporate Excursion to KONE and IMD on April 12, 2017. The event was held at IMD’s Executive Learning Center in South Beach. South Beach is one of Kone’s latest reference projects in Singapore. The participants heard a short presentation about Kone, the Finnish, global supplier of elevators…