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New Director for cross-border political network STRING

Thomas Becker will take over the role as Managing Director for STRING by June 1st. The STRING partners from Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Germany welcome Thomas Becker and look forward to new common agendas on sustainble development and growth in the corridor from Oslo to Hamburg.

03-05-2018Read more

Saga Norén from "The Bridge" to participate in Fehmarnbelt Days

Sofia Helin who plays the lead role as Saga Norén in the successful TV series "The Bridge" has helped put the Øresund Bridge on the map. She will share her personal experience of working across borders at the Fehmarnbelt Days 2018 May 28-29 in Malmö.

03-05-2018Read more

New STRING Chair: Dr. Annette Tabbara

With a new federal government in Germany earlier this year, STRING bid farewell to its Chair Wolfgang Schmidt who followed former First Mayor Olaf Scholz, now Federal Minister of Finance and Vice Chancellor, to the Federal Ministry of Finance as State Secretary in Berlin. STRING can therefore give a warm welcome to his successor and the new Chair of STRING, Dr. Annette Tabbara.

24-04-2018Read more

STRING network expands with 5 new Swedish and Norwegian partners

By welcoming Akershus County and Østfold County from Norway and Region Västra Götaland, Region Halland and the City of Malmö from Sweden, STRING now encompasses a total of 11 regions and cities dedicated to developing sustainable growth and connectivity across four nations.

14-02-2018Read more

The Fixed Fehmarnbelt Connection: Getting ahead in 2018

Although the project approval is still lacking for the tunnel construction in Germany, the project is well on its way on both sides of the Fehmarnbelt.

31-01-2018InfrastructureRead more

STRING Road Trip to Region Halland

Highlight of the day-trip to Halmstad was open talks with the politicians of the Growth Committee, including the committee’s chairman Dag Hultefors who will represent Region Halland in STRING’s Political Forum, and also the chair of the regional council Mats Eriksson.

30-01-2018Read more

New management for STRING in 2018

Managing director Jacob Vestergaard is leaving STRING by the end of May 2018. The process to find a new Managing Director has been started by STRING's Steering Group.

26-01-2018Read more

Fehmarnbelt Days 2018 – going north!

For the fourth time in a row, the largest and most comprehensive conference on the Fehmarnbelt Corridor is on the move. This year’s Swedish host team is Region Skåne and the City of Malmö welcoming us on May 28 and 29 at Malmö Live to join transport ministers, mayors, business representatives, researchers and the interested public alike.

25-01-2018InfrastructureRead more