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SIA and SAS Expand Codeshare Agreement

Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) today announce an expansion of their codeshare agreement to cover more destinations in Europe, Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand. Codesharing has been expanded with immediate effect to SAS-operated flights from Copenhagen to: Alesund, Bergen, Stavanger and Trondheim in Norway; Gothenburg in Sweden; Aalborg, Aarhus and Billund in…

H&M opened the world’s second largest store in Bangkok

On 31 August the Swedish retail-clothing company H&M opened the world’s second largest store in CentralWorld in Bangkok.  The grand opening of the H&M Flagship store in the Bangkok shopping mall CentralWorld took place on Sunday 31 August from 10 AM. The store is the second largest H&M store in the world and the volume…

IKEA opened manufacturing facility in China

Sweden-based home furnishing giant IKEA Group opened its first wholly owned manufacturing facility in China on Wednesday 28 August through subsidiary IKEA Industry Group, ChinaDaily USA reported. The factory is going to support the rapid expansion in Asia and especially China. The manufacturing facility is located in Nantong, Jiangsu province and will supply IKEA stores,…

Star Tour to fly directly from Oslo to Krabi this winter

From December The Norwegian travel agency Star Tour will offer flights from Oslo to the southern part of Thailand, they said in a press release. Star Tour now offers direct flight connections from Oslo to Krabi. From December 12 the travel agency offers different types of vacations in the Southern part of Thailand. From Blue Village…

Danish pilot project in the fuel industry soon to start in Cambodia: Million USD investor agreement closed

The parties of a Danish-Cambodian oil industry pioneer project have signed agreement worth 60 million USD. The agreement will result in a major project on supply of maritime bunker fuels to ships on voyages in the Gulf of Thailand. The agreement confirms to the Cambodian authorities seriousness behind the project, which will lead to the…