DABS and the Danish Embassy welcomed the Danish Minister for Business and Growth Ole Sohn. The reception was held at the Goodwood Park Hotel, in relaxed atmosphere, where the participants could speak informally with the minister and the delegation. The Danish ambassador Berit Basse made a small welcoming speech, which was followed by a speech by the Danish Minister. In the speach the minister touched on subjects such as what Denmark can learn from Singapore and vice versa, the strategies of the Danish government to enlarge Danish export, and ‘Det Blå Danmark’ that aims to strengthen Danish shipping globally.
DABS welcomed the new Danish ambassador, Berit Basse, at the dinner in the beautiful venues of the Cricket Club Singapore. The ambassador made a warm and engaging speech about her personal and professional background. Furthermore, she enlightened the participant of the dinner with the latest development in Denmark and shared her thoughts on working as an ambassador for the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.