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  • Malaysian oil & gas firms clinch RM528 million sales in Norway

    Malaysian companies have secured sales worth RM528.30 million during a specialised mission for the oil and gas (O&G) sector to Stavanger, Norway. “Sales were generated for waste heat recovery unit, accommodation barge, gaskets, metal expansion joints and special valves as well as engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning business,” said [...]

    Malaysian oil & gas firms clinch RM528 million sales in Norway
  • A Perfect Score and Other Outstanding Results for KIS Class of 2014

    Here at KIS International School we are all incredibly proud of the excellent academic results achieved by the graduating class of 2014, says Linda Belonje, Director of Marketing and Development at KIS International School. “This year’s graduating class scored an impressive average score of 35 points on their IB Diplomas. This [...]

    A Perfect Score and Other Outstanding Results for KIS Class of 2014
  • Celebrating a bygone era at Eastern & Oriental Hotel’s new Victory Annexe

    With its brand new resurrected Victory Annexe (based on its 1930’s predecessor) the expanded legendary Eastern & Oriental Hotel, Penang (E&O Hotel) pays homage to a bygone era with stronger emphasis than ever before – precisely because of its combination of the Heritage Wing combined with this flagship addition. Housing [...]

    Celebrating a bygone era at Eastern & Oriental Hotel’s new Victory Annexe
  • Putahracsa – the perfect Hua Hin escape

    As one of Thailand’s oldest and most popular beach getaways, the seaside resort town of Hua Hin has been welcoming Thais and foreigners alike for years. Situated just 200 kilometers southwest of Bangkok, Hua Hin was first popularized in the 1920s by King Rama VII who saw it as the [...]

    Putahracsa – the perfect Hua Hin escape
  • Truly escape with Centara Chaan Talay Resort & Villas Trat

    There are ‘getaways’ and then there are those really true escapes – meant to reach as much away from urban intensity as one possibly can. And there’s no denying that this takes a bit of effort in densely populated Thailand. Local citizens and expatriates embarking on weekend trips out of [...]

    Truly escape with Centara Chaan Talay Resort & Villas Trat
  • Thailand Expat Guide 2014 – Out Now!

    Thailand Expat Guide 2014 is the second edition of the popular booklet. Packed with practical and useful information, the guide remains an indispensable primer for newcomers and a versatile tool for long-term residents who live and work in Thailand. Like its predecessor, Thailand Expat Guide 2014, intended as a help [...]

    Thailand Expat Guide 2014 – Out Now!
  • Business travellers’ interaction and relaxation at Capri by Fraser

    Suite meets apartment. Life meets style. Lobby meets leisure. With the Hotel Residence experience Capri by Fraser, being on the road can be something to look forward to for business travellers. As one’s needs changes on impulse or based on a client request or unexpected matters in the schedule, there [...]

    Business travellers’ interaction and relaxation at Capri by Fraser
  • Anantara and Elephant Parade to bring the world’s largest open air art exhibition to Bangkok in 2015

    To give Bangkok a taste of Elephant Parade 2015, Anantara will showcase ten of the elephants at the 13th Annual King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament which will be held at the Siam Polo Park at VR Sports Club in Bangkok from August 27th – September 1st, 2014. Anantara Hotels Resorts and Spas [...]

    Anantara and Elephant Parade to bring the world’s largest open air art exhibition to Bangkok in 2015
  • IKEA New Products Bring Extra Colour and Light Indoors

    IKEA’s new product releases will make a colourful difference in homes and condos of all sizes. “When the weather turns wet and gloomy like it is now, there’s no better time to brighten up the home with new furnishings and accessories,” said Lacia Sherlock, Store Manager, IKEA Bangna. She added, [...]

    IKEA New Products Bring Extra Colour and Light Indoors
  • The head-turning, subtly elegant Volvo XC60

    Volvo in Southeast-Asia showcases the 2014 edition of its best-selling model, the XC60 and highlights its upgrades in comparison to previous editions. The XC60 passed the 500,000 units sold mark in April 2014. It has taken the model only little over half a decade to reach this milestone. This car [...]

    The head-turning, subtly elegant Volvo XC60

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The long wait for Sweden’s H&M is almost over

The long wait for Sweden’s H&M is almost over

September 8, 2014 at 17:01

Fashionistas and lovers of Swedish clothing brand H&M will have only until next month to wait before they can visit the first store in Manila. Sources from the SM group,...

  • Noisy Norwegians shakes up Bangkok
    Noisy Norwegians shakes up Bangkok

    Norwegian band Staer and the Norwegian-French duo Black Packers put the ears of Bangkokian concert goers and venue...

    August 25, 2014 at 15:38
  • Wake up to Rayong
    Wake up to Rayong

    Your next weekend out of town should go to VIP Chain Resort and Sea Sand Sun Resort in Rayong. With prices starting...

    August 17, 2014 at 17:45
  • SilkAir to Offer Preferred Seat Selection
    SilkAir to Offer Preferred Seat Selection

    SilkAir, the regional wing of Singapore Airlines, now offers customers travelling on Economy Class the choice of...

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The Danish Ambassador in Thailand starts tweeting

The Danish Ambassador in Thailand starts tweeting

September 17, 2014 at 17:08

Today the 17th of September as the latest Scandinavian Ambassador to embrace the social networks as a platform for diplomacy Mikael Hemniti Winther, the Danish Ambassador...

Business news »

Lapland-style Santa theme park to open in China

Lapland-style Santa theme park to open in China

September 18, 2014 at 13:04

A new Christmas-themed attraction is being developed in the Chinese city of Chengdu. SantaPark Ltd, which operates what is marketed as the “official home of Santa Claus”...

International relations »

Norway pledges support to Vietnam’s green growth

Norway pledges support to Vietnam’s green growth

September 18, 2014 at 12:56

Norway has committed to supporting Vietnam to develop green growth, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and deal with the challenges of climate change. The commitment was declared...

General News »

Drunk Norwegian kicks cop, lands in Singapore jail

Drunk Norwegian kicks cop, lands in Singapore jail

September 18, 2014 at 12:34

A Norwegian national who was in Singapore for a business meeting and holiday was jailed one month on September 16 for kicking a police officer. Staale Lie Jorgensen, 34, was...

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Danish students’ NASA video of Moon orbitting Earth goes viral

September 17, 2014 at 11:25

A two-minute video made by two Danish PhD students David Pedersen and Andreas Jørgensen from the Danish Technical University (DTU) has become one of the most watched ever...

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