Category: Community news

Stockolm event: Sweden-Thailand run

Looking for a fun way to celebrate Swedish-Thai friendship? Anyone who feels like it can join the ‘Fun Run/Walk’ at The Royal Djurgården on Saturday August 18th. What is celebrated is that Sweden and Thailand entered into a bilateral friendship and trade agreement 150 years ago, in year 1868. This agreement was the starting point…

International talents’ job fair Philippines

The Asian Development Bank, NordCham Philippines, and the U.S. Embassy invites spouses/partners of international staff to a Job Fair for International Talents, which will take place on 29 August at ADB in Mandaluyong from 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM. This first-time collaborative event will bring together companies in the Philippines looking for international talent and…

Minister Counselor for Agriculture meets with “spear head” company

The Danish Minister Counselor for Food and Agriculture in Malaysia has met with the Danish company Aqua Partners that is a spear head company in introducing new land-based aquaculture technologies called Recirculated Aquaculture System (RAS). Henrik Hagen Olesen, Minister Counselor for Food and Agricultre at the Danish Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, met with Mr. Fuz…

Norwegians are invited to “New in Singapore” event

Norwegians are invited to “New in Singapore” event Norwegian Seamen’s Church in Singapore invites all new Norwegians in Singapore to the event “New in Singapore”.   Have you just moved from Norway to Singapore and not sure about how everything works here? No worries, the Norwegian Seamen’s Church will help you. The Seamen’s Church has…

Nordic After Work Shanghai announced

On 29 August 2018 the respective Nordic business organisations in Shanghai is teaming up for a Nordic After Work event. They will celebrate the arrival of fall at the amazing terrace of Roof325. If in Shanghai don’t miss out on delicious food and refreshing drinks together with new and old friends on one of the…

Scania Malaysia’s Family Day held in Ipoh

Staff at Scania Malaysia are used to welcoming fleet owners and drivers while at work in their centres but the smiles were a little wider than usual recently because they were also welcoming their families. Held at all the branches throughout Malaysia over July and August, the Scania Family Day that started out at its…

Thai Ambassador attended King Chulalongkorn Ragunda Commemoration

On 19 July 2018, H.E. Mr. Soonthorn Chaiyindeepum, Ambassador of Thailand to Sweden, attended the 121st Commemoration of King Chulalongkorn’s visit to Ragunda on 19 July 1897, at Chulalongkorn’s Pavilion in Ragunda, Sweden. Mr. Jonas Andersson, Mayor of Ragunda, representatives from the Ragunda Municipality and Tourism Board of Ragunda, Ms. Supatra Chirathivat, Executive Vice President,…

Finns in Hong Kong announces Crayfish party time

FinnCham Hong Kong announces: “Come celebrate one of the biggest traditional Nordic parties on Saturday, 15 Sept 2018 at Royal Yacht Club with drinking-singing over crayfish & schnapps all while enjoying an al-fresco poolside setting, dinner buffet and a free flow of House wines, pouring brands of spirits, house beer and soft drinks. A popular…

Thai Ice Cream Rolls takes on Denmark

Thai Ice Cream Rolls are making an impact in Denmark as several companies are making a move to introduce the Danes to the Thai dessert.  Thai-style ice cream rolls are slowly making an impact in Denmark. Recently an ice cream café from the Danish island of Bornholm has begun distributing the Thai custom over the…