Tag: Norwegian Ambassador Erik Førner

Presidential Award to Norwegian in Philippines

Erlend E. Johannesen, founder of StreetLight Philippines, was among 23 distinguished and outstanding overseas Filipinos and foreign-based organizations from 11 countries winning the Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas (PAFIOO) 2016. They were honoured by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte honoured during the Awarding Ceremonies on Monday 19 December at the Malacañan Palace. Johannesen…

Jotun Philippines breaks ground for new factory

Jotun, the Norwegian multinational paints supplier, broke ground at its new factory site in Sto. Tomas, Batangas on 24 February 2016. Leading the ceremonies were Jotun Philippines General Manager Mr. Stamatis Solomakos, Mr. Francis Hall, Project Manager Han Harry Lorentzen, Mr. Fred Dela Cruz and Norwegian Ambassador Erik Førner. The factory will cater to Jotun’s…