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Zazithorn Ruengchinda

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

Early birds tickets for SSS’s Crayfish party available until 21 August 2020

The annual Scandinavian Society Siam’s Crayfish party is back and the host invites all friends and members to mark the date and join the jolly moment together. This year the Joint Chambers’s Crayfish party is set for 26 September 2020. Currently, early bird tickets are still available until 21 August 2020. For full information please…

Ericsson appoints the new executive to Malaysia, Sri lanka and Bangladesh markets

Ericsson announced on 3 August 2020 on the appointment of David Hägerbro as Head of Ericsson Malaysia, Sri Lanka & Bangladesh and Global Customer Unit Axiata. Prior to taking on his new role, David was Head of Strategy, Technology, Government and Industry Relations, for South East Area, Oceania and India. Nunzio Mirtillo, Head of Ericsson…

Thai Airways operate repartriation flights to Taipei and Copenhagen

2 August 2020 – Thai Airways starts special flights to Taipei and Copenhagen this month. Thus flights are only for home coming passengers and requires all to incorporate with destinations’ travel restrictions. On addition note, These routes are not for  commercial / tourism propose but more for passengers desire to return home or continue to…

Cambodia post resumes its service on express mail delivery to selected destinations

Cambodia Post announced on 3 August 2020, on resumption of its overseas parcel services to selected countries after suspending it for several months due to the spread of COVID-19. Since 18 April 2020, Cambodia Post decided to suspend the delivery of parcels to all countries after the pandemic disrupted air transport almost completely. Currently, Cambodia…

First death from Covid-19 in Vietnam

A 70 years old man was recorded as patient 428 became the first reported death from COVID-19 in Vietnam. The man lived in Hoi An Town of Quang Nam Province. The health department says his death was due to COVID-19 complications on 31 July 2020. Vietnam has recorded 93 locally transmitted coronavirus cases since the…

Sweden co-hosted in UNESCO’s handbook launching event

UNESCO launched the Khmer version of “Handbook on Journalism, Fake News & Disinformation” on 23 July 2020. Participants  were UNESCO, the Ministry of Information,Sweden representative,FOJO Media Institute, media outlets, civil society and social media activists. The handbook provides contextual, theoretical and practical guidelines for journalists on how to practice professional and ethical journalism. Magnus Saemundsso,…

EuroCham Vietnam is looking for Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Business Adviser

EuroCham Vietnam is also in charge of developing and updating publications in the Intellectual Property (IP) field. The firm has an important role in building and maintaining relationships with enforcement agencies, IP offices and IPR Sector Committees of other European Chambers of Commerce in the region. With network of close to 1,000 members and its…

Finland embassy urges Finns in Danang to stay informed while Air traffic is suspended for 15 days

New Covid-19 cases were found in Danang, Vietnam on 26 July 2020. The Government were quick to announce another restriction to curb spreading including restriction protocols that were lifted are now called back in practice. The Embassy of Finland also announced on 28 July 2020, according to local authorities, Danang’s air traffic has been suspended…

Denmark support Myanmar insightful business survey

The Embassy of Denmark in Myanmar announced another cooperation achievement on 27 July 2020 regarding support to the Myanmar Central Statistical Organization. The statement said: Denmark is pleased to support the Myanmar Central Statistical Organization (CSO) in its 2019 descriptive report based on the Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprise Survey. The report is unprecedented in…