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New Søren to Lead Carlsberg in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: Søren Ravn has replaced Søren Holm Jensen asCarlsberg Brewery Malaysia’s managing director. Carlsberg told this Monday that Søren Ravn had been with the Carlsberg group since 1998 at the Carlsberg Denmark organisation and then in Carlsberg A/S as group strategy director.He has moved within Calsberg operations in the region and was the managing…

Hobbies: these are the top hobbies for Scandinavians

Probably, you didn’t expect that hobbies can be really different according to cultural roots. Actually, Chinese people don’t usually go out to play football with friends, while this is a top popular hobby for Italian people. This is just a simple example to show you that very often hobbies depend from the place where you…

Electronic Components from Asia Cheaper and Better

Former electronics manufacturer in Denmark now serves Danish and Swedish companies with components from Singapore, the Philippines and other places in South East Asia.“They are cheaper and better,” says Mr. J๘rgen Sylvest Jensen, who wants to change the misconception in Scandinavia that suppliers in South East Asia are only good for large series and that sourcing…

Sweden’s first virtual primary school opens

Sweden is a leading IT-nation and a longtime user of computers and software in public as well as private education. And now comes the first virtual school for Swedish children, anywhere in the world, accessible 24 hours a day every day. All communication is done over the Internet. It is called PippisHemskola and offers the…