Joint Nordic Event: Dress for Success (in Chinese)

Time: 16:30 - 18:00  Thu / September 8 / 2016

Venue: glo London on Urumuqi Rd. 1

Please join us for a highly interesting Chinese-language event! It may change your career.

We still under-estimate the importance of first impressions in business. Many wonder if black tie really matters in today's world?  We play it safe, but does the business attire have to be boring? Welcome to join us on a Chinese-language forum with this fashionable theme, and get advice from Caroline Xue, Managing Director of Marja Kurki China, and a well-respected expert in her field.

第一印象占据了商务社交中的重要部分,如何在职场和商务社交中更具有个人魅力?不同场合中男士与女士的dress code又是哪些?更能把千篇一律的职业装穿出花样却又不失庄重的搭配技巧?为了寻求这些问题的答案,欢迎参加芬兰商会中国论坛组织的时尚讲座,聆听玛丽亚古琦中国区总裁薛锐霞女士的建议,帮助身在职场中的你能有效识别各种场合的dress code,并充分发挥个人形象魅力!

Date: Thursday, September 8th, 2016 at 16:30 - 18:00

Venue: glo London at No 1. Wulumuqi South Road, near Dongping Road
Chinese address: 乌鲁木齐南路1号, 近东平路 (

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After Work Cocktails & Networking on the Bund

Time: 18:00 - 20:00  Thu / August 25 / 2016

Venue: Kathleen's Waitan Terrace, 4th Floor

Join your Nordic colleagues for an after work cocktail at the Bund! The venue, Kathleen's Waitan, is situated right on the Huangpu River. It has a dazzling view of the Shanghai skyline, serving a delicious, global menu of beautifully executed Continental classics and creative sushi, pleasing to all palates.

Located in a refurbished historic building on the banks of the Huangpu River, Kathleen's Waitan is uniquely positioned to offer a breathtaking vista of the city. You can enjoy the panorama of skyscrapers, historic Bund buildings, and the boats gliding on the waterway while networking with your Nordic peers.

Date: Thursday, August 25th, 2016 at 18:00 onwards

Venue: Kathleen's Waitan Terrace, 4th Floor, 200 Huangpu Rd, near Qingpu Rd. on the Bund
Closest metro: International Transport Center (line 12), 10 minutes walk
Chinese address:
黄浦区黄浦路2004, 近青浦路

Price: No entrance fee. Special deals in the bar, two drinks and canapés 150 RMB.

You may register by sending a message to, or through the website


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FBCS June 2016 Newsletter

Published: Thu / June 30 / 2016

This is our last Newsletter before the summer holidays. We will not send out any event invitations or newsletters until end of August. Our FBCS Team and Board would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a relaxing summer!

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Chinese Language 3 Module Training: Team Management

Time:  Mon / September 19 / 2016  -  Mon / December 19 / 2016

Members Only
Launch on Monday, September 19th 2016

FBCS and the Danish and Swedish Chambers of Commerce in Shanghai are happy to offer again the Team Management 3 Module training in Chinese together with some of the leading companies within talent management and people development.

The three modules are:

  • How to Employ the Right People - Interview Techniques for Effective Hiring with Cathy Wen from MPS - September 19th 2016
  • Coaching for Performance with Steve Liu from CONCHIUS - November 2nd 2016
  • Performance and Formal Feedback Meetings with Steve Liu from CONCHIUS - November 30th 2016

The course is targeting emerging or middle management staff at our member companies. The three modules are taught in Chinese over 3 months. Each module is a half day training in the morning. After completing all three modules, the participants will get an official certificate issued by the chambers and the facilitators.

We have 26 seats available. The sign up is on individual basis. Certification is only achieved, when the same person participates in all three modules.

Price: 2.500,- RMB (including 3 module training, materials and catering)

Sign Up: Please sign up with details of: name, company, title/occupation and seniority before August 31st 2016 Members Only.

Please note, that we only launch the 3 module training if 18 or more sign up by August 31st 2016.

For more details in Chinese click here and English click here.

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Joint Event with SwissCham: Real Estate in China - Do some Bubbles never burst?

Time: 08:00 - 09:30  Thu / June 30 / 2016

Venue: Sofitel Shanghai Hyland, 505 Nanjing Road East (Nanjing East metro stop Exit 4)

Please join us for a Joint Event with the Swiss Chamber on the Real Estate Prices in Shanghai.

Is it only a matter of time before real estate prices in Shanghai reach the levels of New York or London? Is opening a factory in China no longer feasible under the new 20-year land grant terms for industrial land? What can we learn about capital appreciation from the experiences of foreign companies that have acquired land for industrial use in China? How can office tenants protect themselves against rental increases that can reach 30% or more in this city?

This breakfast will update you on the current state of China's property market from a commercial, legal and economic perspective, including an analysis of recent market trends and outlook for the coming 12 months. The event will also cover recent developments in property law in the PRC.

Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016

Time: 08:00 - 09:30

Venue: Sofitel Shanghai Hyland, 505 Nanjing Road East (Nanjing East metro stop Exit 4)

180 RMB Members 
250 RMB Non-members

Registration: Please sign up at Real Estate 30.6. by the end of business of Tuesday 28 of June 2016

Cancellation Policy: Registration is binding and no-shows will be charged unless canceled 72 h before the event

About the Speakers

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