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Norwegian investors continue to put faith in Greater KL

Year 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Malaysia and Norway. What began as a partnership between two oil and gas (O&G) producing country peers has now been extended to shipping (Wilhelmsen), fast-moving consumer goods (Jordan) and chemical paints (Jotun), among others. Norwegian investments in Malaysia to-date amounts to about RM19 billion in…

Penang: where cultures blend and living heritage keeps evolving

The first noteworthy thing when arriving for the latest visit to Penang was to find only one plane parked at the gates at the airport – nearly unheard of these days at any airport of this size! But, actually, Penang International Airport has capacity to welcome more airlines and flights. And the visitor numbers, based…

Month of Love at AKARYN Hotel Group

CELEBRATE MONTH OF LOVE AT AKARYN HOTEL GROUP ‘You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving’. Turn up the love, indulge and treat your loved one in celebration of Valentine’s Day and Chinese New Year at any of our hotels. akyra Manor Chiang Mai Signature Valentine’s set dinner  at THB 1,450++ per person. Special signature cocktail starting from THB 290++ per glass. — Italics Restaurant — Aleenta…

akyra Sukhumvit Bangkok opening 1 May in dynamic Sukhumvit Soi 20

BE THE FIRST to experience akyra Sukhumvit Bangkok, the new stylish boutique hotel in the dynamic Sukhumvit Soi 20, just 10-minute walk to BTS skytrain stations, Terminal 21 and EmQuartier shopping centres. Book now and enjoy Special Opening Rate from THB 2018++ per night (room only). Booking period: now till 31 January 2018 Staying period: from 01 May till 31 October 2018…

Live, play, work – the formula for manufacturing hub Penang

When flying in over Penang and after landing at its airport it becomes clear that this island has a lot of industries. When driving towards George Town, passing by the industrial zones covering large area it also gets very visible what kind of industries – names like Broadcom, Bosch and Western Digital appear along the…

Denmark to strengthen regional coordination

Danish Ambassadors from accross South East Asia and trade advisors from each embassy’s commercial department met Monday and Tuesday 22 and 23 January 2018 in Singapore to disguss how they could improve the coordination of the efforts in selling Denmark’s core competencies accross the region. The meeting is a regular annual event and included also…

Akaryn Hotel Group appoints cluster resorts manager

AKARYN Hotel Group has appointed Thomas Koessler as new Cluster Resorts Manager. The seasoned international hotelier brings more than two decades ofexperience to two luxury resorts: Aleenta Phuket Resort & Spa and akyra Beach Club Phuket AKARYN Hotel Group, the Southeast Asian luxury boutique resort specialist, has announced the appointment of Thomas Koessler as its…

Akaryn Hotel and Resorts early bird offer

A SPECIAL DEAL TO WELCOME SUMMER 2018 Indulge yourself at AKARYN Hotels & Resorts in Thailand’s most iconic destinations, Phuket, Hua Hin, and Chiang Mai. Enjoy our early bird offer with 45% OFF Best Available Rate, and get an additional complimentary afternoon tea or beach massage for staying 2 nights or more. 14 days only! Book now until 31 January 2018. Stay…

Wine Bonanza Is Where The Wine Is

Wine Bonanza is passionate about their wines and culinary expertise to ensure customers have the most memorable dining experience. The new wine and gourmet food restaurant, located right in the Singapore’s bustling heart, is an excellent location for after-work and weekend hangouts. Set in the nostalgic, pre-war colonial heritage building at Albert Court, every piece…