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Ikano Southeast Asia’s shopping center expansion conquers Kuala Lumpur

Ikano Southeast Asia’s shopping center expansion conquers Kuala Lumpur

In mid-March Ikano’s second in Malaysia, and in total its third shopping centre in Southeast Asia, opened to the public in downtown Kuala Lumpur – MyTOWN. Ikano has previously launched IPC Shopping Centre back in 2003, followed by Mega Bangna in Bangkok. Suitable MyTown is situated, but as a stand-alone building, right next to Malaysia’s second Ikea store in Cheras. …

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Nordic Midsummer Night Feast held in Manila

Nordic Midsummer Night Feast held in Manila

  The Nordic Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines thanks all who joined the Nordic Midsummer Night Feast at Makati Garden Club on June 24. Gathering together to celebrate the Summer Solstice was a blast! Everyone enjoyed themselves from the potato sack race to the egg relay around the Midsummer pole. “The sumptuous buffet dinner prepared by Swedish chef Robert …

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Criminal charges against Danish Singapore manager

Criminal charges against Danish Singapore manager

Denmark’s state prosecutor for serious economic and international crime, Niels Vejlby Hansen announced on Thursday 13 July 2017 that the former head of Dynamic Oil Trading in Singapore, Lars Moller, has been charged with fraud of over 800 mill DKK - equivalent to 169 mill. SGD - which led to the unexpected bankruptcy of the OW Bunker mother company in …

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Volvo Car Malaysia’s newest dealer in Penang

Volvo Car Malaysia’s newest dealer in Penang

Volvo Car Malaysia on 7 July announced the appointment of its newest dealer, iRoll Auto Sdn Bhd, to better service its customers in the Northern Region of Peninsular Malaysia. (From left) Yang Berhormat Dato’ Ong Ka Chuan, Second Minister for International Trade & Industry; Mr Lennart Stegland, Managing Director of Volvo Car Malaysia; and Mr Ang Hok Guan, Managing Director …

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Norway’s Foreign Minister Brende urged openness in Singapore

Norway’s Foreign Minister Brende urged openness in Singapore

The backlash to globalization is threatening to tear down the institutions that facilitate international cooperation and dialogue. But Norway’s Foreign Minister Børge Brende says allowing these forces to win is not an option, reports Royal Norwegian Embassy in Singapore. Photo: Vilde Skorpen Wikan The Minister’s visit to the “Garden City” from 4-5 July 2017 was short but comprehensive. Minister Brende …

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New Swedish book about Singapore

New Swedish book about Singapore

The Swedes Maria Sehlin and Ida Maria Fritzell have written a book about Singapore favourites among resident “tourists”, after a few years living in Singapore. With that, they want to show more Swedes the way to the multicultural city and exciting attractions outside the usual tourist districts. Book authors Ida Maria Fritzell and Maria Sehlin Tourism to Singapore increases every …

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Hong Kong investment company starts two companies in Finland

Hong Kong investment company starts two companies in Finland

The Hong Kong stock exchange listed investment holding company Paladin Ltd has established two technology companies in Finland. The company duo named Kindhelm and Pexraytech is set to conduct research and product development as well as carry out system integration projects and programs. InvestinFinland convinced the Hong Kong based Paladin group to grow its business using Finland as one of …

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