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7 Nov 2013: The last ScandBizBar of the Season!

Monday, 4 Nov 2013, 4:29 PM
Come join us for the last ScandBizBar of the Season. This event is also the last for now hosted by NBAS. From January 2014, the Finnish Business Council will take charge. Read more

Postponed to next year: 30 Oct Luncheon Talk: What is happening underground in Singapore?

Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013, 9:35 AM
Norwegian underground technology has made the start of developing Singapore underground space possible as expressed by Jurong Town Corporation’s ACEO David Tan: “Going underground is one option for Singapore as it frees up surface land”. Read more

Investing in ASEAN 2013-14

Monday, 14 Oct 2013, 2:16 PM
NBAS has the pleasure of sharing with you the yearly publication ‘Investing in ASEAN 2013-2014’ – produced on behalf of the ASEAN Secretariat – also featuring as every year, a message from the Chairman of the EU-ASEAN Business Council. Kindly see the attachment. Read more

11 Nov 2013: One-day executive briefing: North American petroleum renaissance

Thursday, 3 Oct 2013, 11:00 AM
On behalf of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Singapore, we are pleased to forward an invitation to a One-day executive briefing on North American petroleum renaissance. Read more

Welcome to ScandBizBar 3 October 2013

Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013, 9:41 AM
The Norwegian Business Association welcomes you to join us for our monthly meet and greet on the first Thursday of every month. Bring your colleagues and friends for an informal gathering. Arrive before 7.30pm and get doubles for singles & 20% off charcuterie boards! We look forward to seeing you there! Read more

Invitation to the annual Peer Gynt Open Golf Tournament - Wednesday 2 October 2013

Monday, 16 Sep 2013, 3:38 PM
The Norwegian Business Association (Singapore) cordially invites its members with companions to the annual Peer Gynt Open Golf Tournament. Read more

The Annual Norwegian Boat Trip 2013

Friday, 6 Sep 2013, 3:26 PM
The annual boat trip takes place Friday 13 September this year, and is jointly organized by NBAS and the Royal Norwegian Embassy. Read more

Peer Gynt Open Golf Tournament - Wednesday 2 October 2013 - SAVE THE DATE!

Monday, 2 Sep 2013, 10:13 AM
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 2 October from 11.30 am and onwards at Seletar Country Club. Read more

17 September THE KEPPEL STORY

Thursday, 29 Aug 2013, 1:56 PM
Date: Tuesday 17 September 2013 Time: 12 Noon till 2 PM Place: Hilton Singapore, 581 Orchard Road S 238883 Price: $ 70.00 for NBAS members, $ 85.00 for non-members Lunch buffet and drinks included. Bring your colleague or friends! Registration at www.nbas.org.sg latest by Thursday 12 September 2013 Read more

5 September Scandinavian meet and greet in Singapore

Thursday, 29 Aug 2013, 11:20 AM
What: ScandBizBar / A Scandinavian monthly meet and greet When: 5 September 2013 Where: The Cufflink Club, 6 Jiak Chuan rd (Chinatown) Link: http://thecufflinkclub.com/about.html Time: 6PM onwards Free entrance. No registration. Arrive before 7.30pm and get doubles for singles & 20% off charcuterie boards! Read more

Invitation to the Annual Boat Trip 2013

Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013, 10:48 AM
The annual boat trip takes place Friday 13 September, and is jointly organized by NBAS and the Royal Norwegian Embassy.�� The 3-hour cruise is inclusive of buffet dinner and beverages.� Date: Friday 13 Sept 2013 Price: SGD 80.00 Boarding: 19.30hrs Address: Marina South Pier, 31 Marina Coastal Drive S 018988 Register today: http://nbas.org.sg/index.php?option=com_event&view=event&Itemid=60 Read more

NBAS Invitation to an Evening Talk 28 August 2013: “Crime & Punishment: A Cautionary Tale about Singapore Criminal Law”

Monday, 12 Aug 2013, 3:05 PM
Singapore is a peaceful place where people are expected to behave and follow the laws. Sometimes the peacefulness and the lack of a visible police force can lead you to start thinking that one may take certain liberties which appear to be fairly “innocent”. But as we shall hear in this very interesting talk, conducted by famous Singapore criminal lawyer Josephus Tan, Singapore has a dark side. Read more

NBAS Newsflash end of June 2013!

Thursday, 27 Jun 2013, 12:19 PM
Summer is upon us and the NBAS office staff will enjoy their holidays in Norway. The office will be closed from Friday 28 June till Monday 12 August. But we will continue to serve you via e-mail! Even though you will receive an Out-of-Office reply, we will read and follow up throughout the summer. Read more

NBAS Newsflash June 2013!

Thursday, 27 Jun 2013, 12:11 PM
Summer is upon us and the NBAS office staff will enjoy their holidays in Norway. The office will be closed from Friday 28 June till Monday 12 August. But we will continue to serve you via e-mail! Even though you will receive an Out-of-Office reply, we will read and follow up throughout the summer. Read more

Gentle reminder: 17 June 2013 Luncheon Talk: “Myanmar on the rise – current developments and future scenarios”.

Monday, 10 Jun 2013, 2:39 PM
A Luncheon Talk with H.E. Ms Katja C. Nordgaard, Norwegian Ambassador to Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar and Mr Axel Blom, Innovation Norway’s Country Representative for Thailand and Myanmar. Read more

17 June 2013 Luncheon Talk: “Myanmar on the rise – current developments and future scenarios”.

Monday, 20 May 2013, 11:55 AM
A Luncheon Talk with H.E. Ms Katja C. Nordgaard, Norwegian Ambassador to Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar and Mr Axel Blom, Innovation Norway’s Country Representative for Thailand and Myanmar. Read more

For Norwegians: Uklare trygderegler for utenlandsopphold - Informasjonsbrev fra PWC

Monday, 20 May 2013, 11:25 AM
Regelverket om trygdeavgifter for utsendte arbeidstakere er blitt svært vanskelig etter at trygdemyndighetene i 2011 uten forvarsel endret forskriftens ordlyd. I tillegg har samhandlingsavtalen mellom NAV og skatteetaten skapt mange uklarheter. For ytterligere informasjon les: Uklare trygderegler for utenlandsopphold. Read more

17th May Celebrations at Fort Canning Park

Monday, 6 May 2013, 3:08 PM
Norway's National Day Celebrations are just around the corner. It is still possible to sign up. Kindly see the attached invitation. Read more

National Day Celebrations on 17th May 2013

Thursday, 25 Apr 2013, 1:49 PM
Norway's National Day will be celebrated on 17th May from 16.45 - 19.30 at Fort Canning Park. Invitations have been sent out and you may register for the event either at the Norwegian Seamen's Mission or at the Royal Norwegian Embassy. Last years event gathered around 800 festive guests and we hope to see as many this year as well! Read more

Multiconsult ventures into Southeast Asia

Thursday, 25 Apr 2013, 1:27 PM
Multiconsult is expanding its international profile by establishing a subsidiary in Singapore. Multiconsult Asia will make Multiconsult the first Norwegian consulting engineering company with a permanent base in Southeast Asia. The subsidiary will be fully operative on March 20, 2013. Read more