News Desk

Bangkok Prep Secondary Campus groundbreaking ceremony

The Groundbreaking Ceremony of the new Secondary School Campus of Bangkok International Preparatory and Secondary School, set to open in August 2017, took place on 4 February on the future site. Members of the Board of Directors at Bangkok International Preparatory & Secondary School (Bangkok Prep), and the Head of School, Mrs Valerie Thomas-Peter had…

2016 International Training Programmes for Indonesian citizens

INTERNATIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMMES (ITP) 2016 Indonesian citizens are eligible to apply to these programmes: Local Political Leaders – Capacitating Women in Politics Deadline: 31 January 2016 http://www.icld.se/…/Brochure_Local_Political_Leaders_4_201… “International Training Programmes (ITPs) are used as one of the tools in Swedish global development policy to alleviate poverty. Commissioned by the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida), the…

Carlsberg Establishes Greenfield Brewery in Myanmar with ALECTIA

In 2013  Carlsberg Group announced that it had signed a strategic partnership agreement with a local privately-owned leading beverage company, Myanmar Golden Star (MGS) Breweries, to brew and market Carlsberg beers in Myanmar. Under this agreement, MGS Breweries and Carlsberg formed a Joint Venture – Myanmar Carlsberg Co., Ltd. – with plans to set up a…

The Embassy of Sweden in Jakarta informs travellers of terror

At 11 am on January the 14th, several bombs exploded around the Sarinah shopping center in central Jakarta. Several gunmen also shot at civilians in the area. The police were quickly on the scene and identified the five gunmen, who were killed in the blasts or shot to death by the police. According to official data, two civilians –…

Danish delegation learned about the Singaporean public service

In mid January 2016 a delegation from the Danish Ministry of Climate, Energy and Utilties visited Singapore to learn about the Singaporean public service. The visit included a site visit at JTC Corporation’s Jurong Rock Caverns, interesting meetings with Civil Service College Singapore among others and a full day of training at Lee Kuan Yew…