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Smart Car Safety Technologies

How safe would you say your current car is? Can you think of anything that would make it more secure? Are you aware of the “smart car” concept? It's a car that resembles a cube on wheels, but its front edge is trimmed down. Nevertheless, this feature is also the one that enables the car…

Thailand Buys Six More Gripen Jet Fighters from Sweden

The Royal Thai Government on Tuesday approved the procurement of six Gripens for 15,4 billion baht as proposed by the Ministry of Defense after the purchase of the first six aircrafts was earlier approved. Other related equipment and technologies as well as 18 scholarships for military personnel for postgraduate degrees were also endorsed in line with…

Teamwork behind Barkath Coro’s productivity in Malaysia

Barkath Coro Manufacturing Sdn. Bhd., a 50-50% joint venture between Barkath Stores Sdn. Bhd. from Malaysia and Coro Food A/S from Denmark, recently received the productivity award given by the National Productivity Center (NPC). Dato Seri Rafida Aziz, Minister of International Trade and Industry presented the award to the Danish General Manager Mr. Erik Lund…

The Oriental Hotel in Bangkok in a Danish perspective

Ask any Italian and they will tell you, the Oriental Hotel – Bangkok’s most famous hotel – is in fact Italian. After all, it was the Italian architect S. Cardu, who designed and built the oldest and most famous building of the hotel still standing today, The Authors lounge. And wasn’t it the grand Italian…