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Zazithorn Ruengchinda

ScandAsia Journalist • Scandinavian Publishing Co., Ltd. • Bangkok Thailand

Marsk to launch the first ever carbon neutral container ship by 2023

The Royal Danish embassy in Vietnam mentioned on 9 April 2021 the plan of Maersk Line to launch the world’s first carbon neutral ship in 2023. International shipping activity is one catalyst for high CO2 emissions. With the attempt to reduce carbon emissions from marine operations, A.P. Møller-Mærsk – the world’s largest container shipping company…

Ambassador Christensen visited Binh Thuan Province and La Gan offshore wind project

On 30 March 2021 the Danish Ambassador H.E. Mr. Kim Hojlund Christensen paid a visit to Binh Thuan Province. He had a meeting with Mr. Le Tuan Phong, Chairman of the Binh Thuan People’s Committee where they exchanged views on potentials and challenges for renewable energy development in Binh Thuan, particularly for offshore wind development.…

International ambassadors share a joint condolence to lost lives in Myanmar protest

On 9 april 2021 the joint statement by ambassadors in Myanmar was released, the statement read: Two months ago, on February 9, Mya Thwe Thwe Khine was shot while taking cover under a bus shelter during a protest in Naypyidaw. She was 19. Since then, over 600 civilians have been killed in Myanmar, many of…

Spotify continues to support rising S.E.A. artists

Artists like Lauv. The Blaze. King Princess. Lil Baby. Official HIGE DANdism. Jorja Smith were the first of artists in the launch of Spotify’s Radar in March 2020. A year later Radar has gained global popularity and continues to expand into RADAR Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, promoting local rising stars to global audience. Get to…

HMS Networks: Strong growth in the first quarter 2021

The Swedish company HMS Networks with operations in China, Singapore, Japan, South Korea and India says net sales and operating profit exceeding market expectations for the first quarter of 2021. The market has continued to develop positively, in line with what was reported for the fourth quarter 2020 and showed a very strong development throughout…

Swedish fingerprint Cards AB expanding to China, Switzerland and Singapore

Fingerprint Cards AB prepares for growth in key areas; establishes regional offices in China and Switzerland, and distribution hub in Singapore Fingerprint Cards’ business lines Mobile and Payments & Access both feature mass production by a limited number of global manufacturers that are part of complex value chains with numerous participants. At the same time,…

Pressident Xi hoped Europe would “make positive efforts with China”

President Xi Jinping told German leader Angela Merkel during a phone call Wednesday that he hoped Europe would “make positive efforts with China”, Chinese state media reported, following an international row over the treatment of Uyghurs and other minorities in Xinjiang. The call was Xi’s first with a European leader since last month’s tit-for-tat sanctions…

Danish engineering firm builds Cebu-Cordova Link

Rooted in Danish Innovation origin, COWI is the owner’s engineer for the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway The project is expected to ease traffic congestion in Metro Cebu. It is also expected to support tourism growth by positioning Cordova as the major gateway for island tourism in the Visayas region, Cebu and Bohol. The Danish embassy in…

Foreigner in Zhejiang province are welcome to join voluntary vaccinated programme

On 6 April 2021 the Consulate General of Finland in Shanghai announecd: According to Zhejiang Foreign Affairs Office, Zhejiang province has decided to include foreigners over 18 years old in the province into the program of getting the domestically-developed Covid-19 vaccine on the basis that they are informed, voluntary and willing to be vaccinated at…