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Telenor to recruit 3.000 Myanmar staff






Norway’s Telenor, that recently won the Myanmar telecommunication tender, now says they will recruit around 3000 Myanmar nationals to provide local communication services, Myanmar’s Mizzima reports. The first step for the Telenor Group will be to recruit 25 employees to the management level to take care of business development and strategic planning. Their task will…

Vestas to supply Chinese gas supplier for the fifth time






The wind turbine manufacturer Vestas has booked an order from Chinese gas group Hanas New Energy.   Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas will be supplying a Chinese regional gas supplier with 50 megawatts-worth of wind turbines – the fifth consecutive order from Vestas for the same company in the past three years. Vestas will be…

Outokumpu delivers the world’s largest stainless steel facade to China






Finnish Outokumpu, the global steel company, is delivering the world’s largest stainless steel facade to China. The facade will be provided for the skyscraper hosting Ping An Finance Centre in Shenzhen, China. The 600 meters tall building is expected to be finished in April 2016, and it is set to be the highest skyscraper in…

Lundin close to sanction for Bertam offshore Malaysia






Sweden’s Lundin Petroleum has submitted a development plan to Petronas for the Bertam oil discovery offshore Peninsular Malaysia. The company has a 75% operated interest in the surrounding PM307 license, which also contains the Tembakau gas accumulation. Lundin expects approval for its plan later this year. Bertam is expected to deliver first oil in 2015 and…

Novo Nordisk drawn into bribe scandal in China






Danish Novo Nordisk has been investigated along with other Western pharmaceutical companies suspected of bribery by the Chinese authorities. Novo revealed on Thursday, that a production facility in Tianjin on Aug 1 had been visited by officials from the Administration for Industry and Commerce (AIC). The company added that there had been no visit at the…

Let Klik rent out your holiday home






‘Klik.Villas’ is a complete holiday home rental management system that ensures you sustain the distribution and bookings for your home on channels like Agoda, Booking.com, Flipkey among others. Scandinavian home owners in Thailand often dream of offering their second home for rent while they are not using it themselves, but reality is that it is…