Category: International relations

Denmark ready to help China to reach its green goals






China plans to invest billions in green technology and Danish minister of trade, Pia Olsen Dyhr says that Denmark got the solution needed by China. An investment of 320 billion DDK to cut air pollution in China’s 117 largest cities by 5 percent in 2015 is the latest announcement from the Chinese Ministry of Environment,…

“No secrets” about supporting Myanmar media, says Danish NGO






A vendor sells news journals in downtown Yangon in December 2012. Denmark-based IMS says more training is needed to ensure that journalist can cultivate the country’s new freer media environment. (AFP) Denmark-based non-profit International Media Support (IMS) will continue to support the development of Myanmar’s media industry in 2013, reports The Myanmar Times. IMS project…

Singapore inks radiation safety collaboration with Denmark






National Environment Agency (NEA) and the Danish Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) on collaboration in nuclear and radiation safety, emergency preparedness and response, Channel News Asia reports. NEA’s partnership with DEMA is meant to enhance Singapore’s capabilities in radiological operational readiness and incident response. The partnership will provide a…

Indonesia teams up with Swedish city to tackle waste problem






With waste one of the most concerning problems plaguing Palu, Central Sulawesi, and other cities in Indonesia, Palu municipality has established a partnership with Boras municipality in Sweden to build waste management facilities to process waste into methane. The partnership has reached the realization stage and it is intended that machinery to process waste into…