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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

Sound of the Nordic - Ole Edvard Antonsen and Band Live in Singapore 23 April 2015

Thursday, 29 Jan 2015, 3:14 PM
INTERNATIONAL TRUMPET STAR OLE EDVARD ANTONSEN TO LIVE AT VICTORIA CONCERT HALL 23 April 2015 7.30 pm Read more

ScandBizBar Networking Night, Thursday 5 February 18.30 at &SONS

Thursday, 22 Jan 2015, 11:24 AM
WELCOME TO SCANBIZBAR 2015 The first ScandBizBar gathering for the season will kick off on Thursday 5 February at the trendy &SONS at China Square Centre at 18.30 This will be a special occasion as the Young Professionals After Work will coincide and together we will mingle, make new contacts and have a great evening. Read more

Reminder: NBAS Luncheon Talk 28 January 2015: "How to handle the media, told by an insider"

Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015, 9:38 AM
Organisations face a new and fast changing media landscape. Anyone's reputation can be put into the spotlight (negative or positive) within seconds. To enlighten us on how to best manage media into positive relationships, NBAS has invited Are Slettan from Corporate Communications to discuss how some businesses thrive on media attention whilst others avoid it like the plague. Read more

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

Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015, 4:18 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

Gentle reminder: 28 January 2015 NBAS Luncheon Talk: How to handle the media, told by an insider

Friday, 9 Jan 2015, 11:48 AM
​Organisations face a new and fast changing media landscape. Anyone's reputation can be put into the spotlight (negative or positive) within seconds. Technology is rapidly developing and the influence of social media channels increases. Read more

28 January 2015 NBAS Luncheon Talk: How to handle the media, told by an insider

Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014, 2:40 PM
Organisations face a new and fast changing media landscape. Anyone's reputation can be put into the spotlight (negative or positive) within seconds. Technology is rapidly developing and the influence of social media channels increases. Read more

Gentle reminder: 18 November NBAS Luncheon Talk: The Investment Scene in Singapore with Mr William Klippgen

Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014, 1:42 PM
Singapore represents exciting investment opportunities in the rapidly growing tech startup scene. Join us to learn more about the attractive government investment schemes and gain industry knowledge from an experienced investor. Read more

Outlook 2015 - Where are China and Norway headed? China Club 5 Dec 2014

Monday, 10 Nov 2014, 10:24 AM
All Norwegians and friends of Norway are welcome to a short and succinct brief on the economic outlook for next year. We set out to answer these questions: Read more

Ingvild Doyle is employed as the new Coordinator in NBAS

Thursday, 6 Nov 2014, 4:02 PM
Ms Ingvild Doyle has been employed as Coordinator in the NBAS Secretariat. Ingvild has previously held positions in Marathon Oil and Turner & Townsend where she worked for clients such as BHP Billiton and Woodside Petroleum. Read more

Gentle reminder: 18 November NBAS Luncheon Talk: The Investment Scene in Singapore with Mr William Klippgen

Monday, 3 Nov 2014, 4:53 PM
Singapore represents exciting investment opportunities in the rapidly growing tech startup scene. Join us to learn more about the attractive government investment schemes and gain industry knowledge from an experienced investor. Read more

18 November NBAS Luncheon Talk: The Investment Scene in Singapore with Mr William Klippgen

Friday, 17 Oct 2014, 3:19 PM
Singapore represents exciting investment opportunities in the rapidly growing tech startup scene. Join us to learn more about the attractive government investment schemes and gain industry knowledge from an experienced investor. To enlighten us on the exciting opportunities this development represent NBAS has invited William Klippgen to share his insight and experience as angel investor. Read more

ScandBizBar Networking Night, Thursday 9 October 18.30 at Amara Element

Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014, 10:53 AM
Welcome to October’s ScandBizBar Networking Night! On October 9th 6:30pm at Amara Element on Tras Street (at Amara Hotel, close to Tanjong Pagar MRT) Read more

Reminder: Peer Gynt Open Golf Tournament at Sentosa Golf Club - Wednesday 15 October 2014

Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014, 3:36 PM
The Norwegian Business Association (Singapore) cordially invites its members with companions to the annual Peer Gynt Open Golf Tournament. This year the event takes place at the Sentosa Golf Club. Please bring your colleagues and/or your business associates and spouses along to this great event. Read more

Australia: Norwegian Interests and Opportunities, 24 October 2014, Perth

Friday, 19 Sep 2014, 3:25 PM
NBAS is pleased to extend an invitation on behalf of The Royal Norwegian Embassy in collaboration with INTSOK – Norwegian Oil and Gas Partners "Australia: Norwegian Interests and Opportunities" Read more

Gentle Reminder: Chilli and Black Pepper Crab Night at an East Coast restaurant

Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014, 10:07 AM
Last chance to sign up and join us for a true taste of Singapore: Chilli and Black Pepper Crab Night at an East Coast restaurant Each autumn the NBAS and the Royal Norwegian Embassy bring together Norwegian newcomers and veterans for a night of mingling and fun. Read more

Vacancy: Coordinator NBAS secretariat

Friday, 5 Sep 2014, 3:52 PM
Vacancy: Coordinator NBAS secretariat The Coordinator position is a 40% part time job and assists and reports to Head of Secretariat. Read more

3 September NBAS Luncheon Talk: Det norske - The Norwegian oil industry going forward

Monday, 1 Sep 2014, 5:37 PM
The Norwegian oil history has been an adventure since the discovery of Ekofisk in 1969. With an increasing world population demanding access to energy, and less and less of the major oil discoveries, where are the industry heading? What does this mean for the oil service companies and suppliers - the oil business? Read more