Steen Poulin Nielsen

First International Travel Trade Event in Myanmar

With Myanmar featuring in the international news, and the world watching as the country opens up, the first international travel trade event in Myanmar will be held in the countrys historic ancient capital of Bagan, this Sunday, November 27. With the outlook of increased international engagement and a relaxation of regulations, business leaders, investors and…

Danish Consulate in Manila Moved to New Address

The Royal Danish Consulate General in Manila has a new office address from November 14, 2011, tells the Consulate. The new address is: 21/F PHILAMLIFE TOWER8767 PASEO DE ROXAS1226 MAKATI CITY, PHILIPPINES The following contact information will be the same: TELEPHONE NUMBER: 856 6530FAX NUMBER: 856 6531EMAIL ADDRESS: mnlconsul@maersk.comWEBPAGE: www.ambkualalumpur.um.dkOPENING HOURS: Monday to Friday from…

Danish Ambassador to China Participated in Making Binzhou Greener

On November 23rd 2011, Friis Arne Petersen, Danish Ambassador to China, participated in Shandong Binzhou 2011 in Beijing to accelerate the implementation of ‘yellow-blue’ – two national strategies to make the city of Binzhou greener. Binzhou city government has officially committed to a development plan for the Yellow River Delta Area, to develop eco-industries and…

Danish Vietnamese Association Hosting a Workshop in Vietnam

Danish Vietnamese Association (DVA) is hosting a workshop about prevention of sexual abuse of children, trafficking, incest and pedophilia in Vietnam. The workshop is held on 2 December 2011. DVA are working voluntarily helping sick and disadvantaged children in Vietnam since 1979. Companies are invited for a CSR workshop at our Vietnamese partner´s shelter for girls…

Finnish Company Denies Dam Report Bias

A consulting firm commissioned by the Lao government to prepare a report on the controversial US$3.8 billion Xayaburi hydropower dam project has rejected claims by environmentalists that their assessment was “biased” due partly to existing ties with a project backer, tells eco-business.com.On November 9 2011, conservation group International Rivers claimed that the report by Pöyry…

Telenor Talks with Malaysia´s Government about Ownership of DiGi.com

Norway’s Telenor ASA is in talks with Malaysia’s government about raising its stake in local telecommunications firm DiGi.Com Bhd , Telenor’s Asia chief said in an interview with the Business Times newspaper published on November 11 2011.Telenor used to own 61 percent of DiGi but sold a 10.2 percent stake to Time DotCom Bhd in…