Jotun as Partner for Norway-Asia Business Summit 2019

The 2019 Norway Asia business summit addresses the role innovation and leading technology plays in a sustainable ocean economy.

“Jotun is a world leading provider of coating solutions to the shipping industry, supporting the industry’s efforts to become greener and be part of a sustainable ocean industry. Therefore, it is natural that we partner up with 2019 Norway Asia Business Summit which focuses on technology for a sustainable ocean economy”, says Morten Fon, CEO of Jotun.

Jotun is a pioneer in combining coatings with the use of digital tools and solution-based services and therefore a natural partner for the shipping industry’s strive to comply with stricter environmental regulations. “I am looking forward to participate at the summit in October and meet other leaders in the oceantech industry to discuss how we jointly can create value while maintaining a healthy ocean environment”, Morten Fon concludes.

We welcome DNB as partner of Norway Asia Business Summit 2019

We are honored to have DNB as a partner of Norway Asia Business Summit 2019.

DNB offers extensive knowledge, experience and a comprehensive range of commercial and investment banking services to shipping, offshore & logistics companies globally.

DNB has served the maritime industry for more than 50 years. Shipping, Offshore & Logistics are priority areas within DNB’s international strategy.

DNB serves the maritime industry globally through presence in New York, London, Singapore, Oslo, Bergen, Shanghai and Athens.

Beijing Energy Club Partners with NABS 2019

Beijing Energy Club will host a high level and exclusive lunch and discussion at Norway Asia Business Summit 2019 in Shanghai. This is a continuation of the important energy dialogue between Norway and China. More information will follow.


Kongsberg Group Joins NABS2019 with CEO


We welcome Kongsberg CEO, Geir Håøy, to Norway Asia Business Summit 2019, and we are proud to have Kongsberg as a partner for Norway Asia Business Summit 2019.


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We look forward to seeing you in October!


NBA China AGM 2019

Tuesday 12 March, Norway Business Association held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2019 in Shanghai with the opening remarks by Mr. Mattis Raustøl, Chargé d’affaires a.i..

Eleven candidates were elected to become new NBA board members. Mr. Christian James Olsen will serve one more term as Chairman of NBA. The new board in 2019 consists of Christian James Olsen (Chairman), Morten Sten Johansen (Shanghai), Per Askeland (Shanghai), Jack Wong (Shanghai), Rudy Hassam (Shanghai), Wenche H. Andersen (Shanghai), Victoria Braathen (Shanghai), Dan Bjørke (Beijing), Willy Johansen (Beijing), Mats Fredriksson (Beijing) and Jon Eivind Stø (South China).

NBA Chairman Christian presented the Annual Report of 2018. A total of twenty-two events took place under the leadership of the board last year. The main goals for 2019 are to together increase high-quality activities in Beijing and South China and win more members join NBA. The board is also committed to lead the organization forward and to deliver a successful Norway Asia Business Summit (NABS) 2019.