News

NBAS has a new President!

Thursday, 25 Jun 2015, 2:52 PM
​Dear NBAS Members and friends, It is time for change in NBAS! Erik Borgen has elected to step down as President of NBAS after over 10 years of outstanding service for the Norwegian community in Singapore. Read more

SAVE THE DATE: Chilli Crab Night on 4 September 2015

Tuesday, 16 Jun 2015, 1:27 PM
NBAS and The Norwegian Embassy are repeating last year's success! Read more

SAVE THE DATE: Peer Gynt Open Golf Tournament 20th Anniversary 21 October 2015

Friday, 5 Jun 2015, 12:58 PM
SAVE THE DATE! The Norwegian Business Association in Singapore is happy to announce that the annual Peer Gynt Open Golf Tournament will take place on Wednesday 21 October at Sentosa Golf Club. It is the tournament's 20th anniversary and we have secured the prestigious Serapong course. Read more

Scandinavian Activities May / June 2015 in Singapore and Asia

Monday, 18 May 2015, 4:36 PM
20 May 2015 - DABS: Corporate Social Responsibility 8 June 2015 - SBAS: The current state and the future of the world economy 15-19 June 2015 - ADB: The Asia Clean Energy Forum in Manila Read more

EuroCham: Workforce Compliance: Avoid Costly Mistakes- A Discussion with Ministry of Manpower (MOM) and Central Provident Fund (CPF)

Wednesday, 6 May 2015, 2:15 PM
​Dear NBAS Members, EuroCham, in partnership with the European National Business Groups (NBGs) cordially invites you to join us in learning more about avoiding costly mistakes in workforce compliance, focusing on Human Resources (HR) legal obligations. Recent audit reports show that there are still knowledge gaps and misunderstandings about existing obligations. Read more

2015-06-30 PM Lee Hsien Loong Talk on Singapore: The Past, The Present, and The Future

Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015, 2:03 PM
Dear NBAS Member, You are invited to attend SMU's Ho Rih Hwa Leadership in Asia Public Lecture Series with PM Lee Hsien Loong on Tuesday 30 June. In celebration of SG50 and Singapore Management University’s 15th anniversary, SMU is proud and honoured to present Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong as the seventh distinguished speaker for the Ho Rih Hwa Leadership in Asia Public Lecture Series. Read more

Gentle Reminder: 14 April 2015: NBAS Luncheon Talk with Torbjørn Kjus, Chief Oil Analyst DNB Norway

Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015, 1:25 PM
Torbjørn Kjus is today recognised as one of the world’s leading oil industry commentators. He was one of the first oil price contrarians and has since 2011 provided regular updates to the US Treasury Department (Markets Room) on oil prices and the global oil market. He argued early in 2012 that international oil prices will stabilise and even drop in the next few years. Read more

NABA Award 2015 - nomination of candidate from Norwegian Business Association (Singapore)

Monday, 6 Apr 2015, 12:07 PM
NBAS in cooperation with our sister organizations in Asia has establishing a Norway – Asia Business Award (NABA Award). The Award will be presented at Norway – Asia Business Summit in New Delhi 16-18 April 2015. Read more

Sound of the Nordic - Ole Edvard Antonsen and Band Live - 10% Discount for NBAS Members

Friday, 27 Mar 2015, 4:55 PM
10% DISCOUNT TO ALL NBAS MEMBERS Read more

14 April 2015: NBAS Luncheon Talk with Torbjørn Kjus, Chief Oil Analyst DNB Norway

Friday, 27 Mar 2015, 10:44 AM
​Torbjørn Kjus is today recognised as one of the world’s leading oil industry commentators. He was one of the first oil price contrarians and has since 2011 provided regular updates to the US Treasury Department (Markets Room) on oil prices and the global oil market. He argued early in 2012 that international oil prices will stabilise and even drop in the next few years. Read more

"Rumble in the Jungle" with Nordea CEO Christian Clausen, Monday 20 April 2015

Thursday, 19 Mar 2015, 3:40 PM
DABS would in conjunction with FBC, NBAS and SBAS like to invite you to join us for a 11K morning run in MacRitchie park together with Nordea CEO Christian Clausen. The run will be followed by breakfast and meet & greet with Mr. Clausen. Read more

Reminder: Norway-Asia Business Summit, New Delhi 16-18 April 2015 - Registration Open

Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015, 3:49 PM
​The Norway Asia Business Summit 2015 is organised by the Norwegian Business Association (India) and will present opportunities for Norwegian companies in the region, as well as for colleagues coming from Norway, for a rich mix of discussions on business in Asia, Asian economics and Asian politics. Read more

Reminder: NBAS Annual General Meeting & Luncheon Talk, Wednesday 25 March 2015, 12pm-2pm

Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015, 2:22 PM
Dear NBAS Member and Friends, We are pleased to invite you to the NBAS Annual General Meeting 2015, followed by a Luncheon Talk by Mr Jørgen Østrøm Møller. The topic will be “The Global Economy in Transition” Read more

SGC Business Luncheon 27 March 2015 on "The Need for a Long-term Perspective in an Ever-Changing World"

Monday, 9 Mar 2015, 12:23 PM
SGC Business Luncheon on "The Need for a Long-term Perspective in an Ever-Changing World" with Ms Annika Falkengren, President & CEO, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken (SEB) Read more

NBAS Annual General Meeting & Luncheon Talk, Wednesday 25 March 2015, 12pm-2pm

Thursday, 5 Mar 2015, 5:56 PM
Dear NBAS Members and Friends, We are pleased to invite you to the NBAS Annual General Meeting 2015, followed by a Luncheon Talk by Mr Jørgen Østrøm Møller. The topic will be “The Global Economy in Transition” Read more

Reminder: Last chance to sign up for Norwegian Tax Seminar 4 March 2015

Monday, 2 Mar 2015, 5:09 PM
This seminar will be conducted in Norwegian. Til alle NBAS medlemmer og Sjømannskirkens venner, Har du lyst til å høre litt mer om hva du må tenke på i forhold til skatt når du bor og jobber i Singapore? Read more

Gentle reminder: 4 March 2015 Norwegian Tax Laws / Norske skatteregler ved bosettelse/arbeidsopphold i utlandet

Thursday, 26 Feb 2015, 1:41 PM
This seminar will be conducted in Norwegian. Til alle NBAS medlemmer og Sjømannskirkens venner, Har du lyst til å høre litt mer om hva du må tenke på i forhold til skatt når du bor og jobber i Singapore? Read more

Gentle Reminder: 26 February 2015 NBAS Breakfast Seminar with Gudmund Hernes at Fullerton Hotel

Monday, 23 Feb 2015, 10:51 AM
​Have you ever thought of why people do not change their minds? Why do facts not convince? Why are people reluctant to change their opinions? For example, it is well documented that the climate is changing, yet large segments of the public as well as business and political elites remain unpersuaded. Read more

2015-03-04 Norwegian Tax Laws / Norske skatteregler ved bosettelse/arbeidsopphold i utlandet

Monday, 9 Feb 2015, 12:17 PM
This seminar will be conducted in Norwegian. ​Til alle NBAS medlemmer og Sjømannskirkens venner, Har du lyst til å høre litt mer om hva du må tenke på i forhold til skatt når du bor og jobber i Singapore? Read more

26 February 2015 NBAS Breakfast Seminar with Gudmund Hernes at Fullerton Hotel

Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015, 3:29 PM
Have you ever thought of why people do not change their minds? Why do facts not convince? Why are people reluctant to change their opinions? Join our Breakfast Seminar to hear Gudmund Hernes’ interesting theories around these questions! Read more