ScandAsia Magazine – Newsletter

Magazine covering Scandinavian residents in Southeast Asia. The magazine is distributed free of charge in the entire region to all Danish, Swedish, Norwegian and Finnish companies on their business address and individuals and their families on their home address.


Nordic Centre – Fudan University

The Nordic Centre in Shanghai is a joint-venture between Fudan University, The Nordic Institute of Asian Studies (NIAS) and 27 universitites from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. It is a meeting place for Nordic and Chinese scholars and students.

The Main task include acting as

  • A platform for initiating and developing research and educational programmes, activities, conferences and workshops for mutual interst to Nordic and Chinese scholars.
  • A teaching institution for Chinese students and scholars to pursue study of the Nordic countries and for Nordic studens and scholars pursuing study of China.
  • An organiser of programmes and courses for Nordic business communities in Shanghai.


Danish On-line Learning

Living in China and you want  your child to learn Danish? Now there is a new on-line tool available for Danes living outside Denmark, where your child can learn Danish on-line at weekly sessions.

Suzhou Industrial Park – SIP – Suzhou

Located in Suzhou, a city known as “the paradise on earth”, China Singapore Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) is an important economic cooperation project between Chinese and Singapore government. It’s around 80km from Shanghai and has been well linked by highway and railway. The jurisdiction area is 288 sq km with a planned residential population of 1.2 million. Up to now, SIP has attracted more than 4900 foreign-invested enterprises, including 86 Fortune 500 MNCs investing 137 projects and over 18000 domestic companies. Danish companies in SIP: Asia Base, Carl F. International, GPV, Grundfos, Heco, Nilfisk, Rosti.

Xuzhou (National) Economic and Technological Development Zone (XEDZ)

Xuzhou is located in the northwestern part of Jiangsu Province with 2 1/2 hours with high speed rail to either Beijing or Shanghai and 1 hour to Nanjing. XEDZ boasts among equipment manufacturing, alternative energy, bio-pharmaceutical and electronic industries. International companies established in XEDZ are Caterpillar, Saint-Gobain and ThyssenKrupp. Danish companies established in XEDZ: Vestas, Jensen, Haarslev and Vink.

Nordic Industrial Center – NIP – Ningbo

Ningbo is located 2 1/2 hours drive south of Shanghai across the Hangzhou Bay Bridge. NIP consist of both NIP assambly facilities and NIP Business Center. Being a full service and facility provider they support Nordic businesses entering China. With a combined management experience of more than 40 years NIP has supported more than 50 international companies establishing themselves in China and starting-up operations here. Danish companies establised in NIP: Atlas Incinerators, Barker Joergensen, Dali, Den-Jet, Hagens Springs, Hentech Solutions, Lemvigh-Muller, Logitrans, Mita Teknik, Naesby Maskinfabrik/NMF, AH Industries, Invactor, NCO, RMG Steel, Tajco and Union Engineering.