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China to Fuel Danish Pig Sector Revival

Demand from China for more pork meat import is expected to create new growth in the Danish pig sector. Denmark is expected to benefit more from this demand than other EU countries, because Denmark exports pork directly to China.The revival of the pig sector is much needed. Last year saw EU piglet production fall to…

China Denies Spying After Uighur Jailed in Sweden

China on Tuesday denied allegations of spying after a Swedish court sentenced a Uighur man to prison for passing information about a community of Uighur refugees to Chinese agents. Babur Maihesuti, 62, was given a year-and-four-month sentence for handing information about the health, travels and political leanings of other Uighurs to a journalist and diplomat…

Support to Danish Environmental Business

New two year plan of action shall make air and water cleaner, make better use of waste and create new Danish jobs. Both in Denmark and foreign countries. Minister for the environment, Karen Ellemann, did Monday present the new plan for environmental engineering. The plan has a budget of 90 million Danish kroner. The plan…

8th of March is International Women’s Day

The tradition of International Women’s Day were founded in Copenhagen one hundred years ago. In 2010 this day is celebrated all over the world, where women face harder life circumstances and fewer rights than men. In Bangkok,International Women’s day is, as in many other places around the world, an annual event for both women and…

Vestas Opens Manila IT Hub to Support Global Operations

Text Edison Ong, Manilla BulletinWhere the wind blows, money flows. Vestas Wind Systems, a leading supplier of wind power solutions in the world, has looked to the East where business opportunities abound. A beneficiary of foreign investment inflows in the Asia Pacific region is the Philippines. It begins with the opening of the Vestas Information Technology…

New Søren to Lead Carlsberg in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: Søren Ravn has replaced Søren Holm Jensen asCarlsberg Brewery Malaysia’s managing director. Carlsberg told this Monday that Søren Ravn had been with the Carlsberg group since 1998 at the Carlsberg Denmark organisation and then in Carlsberg A/S as group strategy director.He has moved within Calsberg operations in the region and was the managing…