GPIT Women Council launched

To create a sharing platform for women employees and ensure their equal participation in the organization, the GPIT Women’s Council has been formed. It was launched on 8th March, 2012 as a part of International Women’s Day celebrations held at North South University. Successful women from diverse background were present at the event including GPIT’s…

Novo Nordisk Changing Diabetes® in Children inaugurates its largest clinic in Bangladesh

Sunday, 18th March 2012 The Novo Nordisk Changing Diabetes® in Children (CDIC) programme inaugurated its so far largest clinic for children with type 1 diabetes in Dhaka, Bangladesh on 17th March 2012. Launched in 2009, the CDIC programme aims to establish diabetes care for children in developing countries, while providing free of charge insulin to…

NCCI organizes seminar with Globally Renowned CEO Mastermind Coach

The Nordic Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Bangladesh (NCCI) organized a seminar by Wajed ‘Roger’ Salam – a Mastermind Forum Founder, Joint Venture Expert, Bestselling Author, Speaker, Internet Marketer and Social Entrepreneur; on 27th February at the Royal Danish Embassy. Wajed Roger Salam was vacationing in Bangladesh when he was invited by NCCI President…

Scandinavian Embassies Celebrates 40 Years of Recognition of Bangladesh

The Scandinavian Embassies jointly organized a programme to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the diplomatic recognition of Bangladesh by Denmark, Norway and Sweden. The event was held through a dialogue on ‘Human Rights & Governance’ and ‘Role of Business in Nation Building’ at the Senate Hall in University of Dhaka. The Nordic countries were among…

Nordic Chamber liaises to bring more investments

The Nordic countries are growingly interested in setting up more joint venture operations in Bangladesh if provided with transparent business rules and adequate policy support, a Norwegian business leader said. In an exclusive interview with The Independent, Arild Klokkerhaug, president of the Nordic Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) in Bangladesh, discussed how the chamber…

Rendezvous with the Global Cultural Bridge Builder

Bangladesh has experienced a rise in Nordic and International corporations in recent years. The work environment has shifted from local to global where people from different countries and cultures work together. Hence, it has become imperative to understand a person who comes from a different country and culture to ensure long-term growth and success. Cross…

More involvement of Women in Business a key for success of Bangladesh

Speakers at an event yesterday underscored the need for proactive involvement of more women in leadership in order to take local and global challenges for the development and prosperity of Bangladesh. They were participating at a speed debate program between NCCI members and Women Leaders organized by the Nordic Chamber of Commerce and Industry in…