Category: General news

China’s Bronze Age antiquities exhibit in Sweden

On 25 May 2013, Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities in Stockholm of Sweden marked its 50th anniversary celebration with the opening of the exhibition showcasing China’s Bronze Age Antiquities from central Henan province. Titled “Warrior Queen and the Bronze Age of China”, Dong Baohua, deputy director of China State Administration of Cultural Heritage explained at…

adidas and Hyper Island support future data talents

On 3 May 2013, global sports good industry player adidas has announced “The adidas Fellowship for Future Data Talents”, a scholarship fund for international students. The scholarship is developed in partnership with digital learning institute Hyper Island, and established to support and nurture tomorrow’s talent within data driven strategy and marketing. For the last years,…

Norwegian is recruiting captains and cabin crew for its base in Bangkok

Norwegian Long Haul AS, known as “Norwegian”, is recruiting captains and cabin crew to join its team based in Bangkok, Thailand. For the captain position, the airline is looking for Boeing pilots to fly Norwegian’s new B787 Dreamliners. The ideal candidate is a current B777 Captain. Operational will be based in Bangkok, Thailand. Screenings are to…

Norwegian solar firm REC gains foothold in Thailand

Norwegian solar company REC has opened an office in Bangkok to tap into Thailand’s renewable energy market. The move comes following the launch of its first solar plant in the country, the 9.5 MW Chiang Rai project. Jose Luis Martin, REC’s project development manager in Thailand, said: “The best way to serve a market is simply to…

Copenhagen Airport facilitates Chinese passengers

Copenhagen Airport has further underlined the growing commercial importance of Chinese passengers by introducing Chinese-speaking guides to its terminals and adapting some of its digital offers. The hub has hired 17 guides, all of whom live in Denmark, to help Chinese passengers in their own language. It is also this week  rolling out a Chinese-language version…

Myanmar media defamed local model for intimacy with Danish singer

Myanmar Newsweek was threatened for a legal action by Mynmar model Emerald Nyein after publishing an article that implied she had a sexual relationship with a member of Danish band Michael Learns to Rock. The Danish band earlier visited Myanmar and performed in Yangon on March 31. After the concert, Danish Michael Learns to Rock…

Swedish Fashion in Shanghai

Shanghai Fashion Week (SFW) kicked off on 10 April 2013, showcasing 35 shows at the runway at Shanghai Xintiandi Taiping Lake and 800 shows on Changde Road. This year, Consulate General of Sweden in Shanghai participated in the event, presenting the Swedish fashion with the concept “less is more” which combines quirkiness and social consciousness…