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Universal Robots Future-Proofs Production Processes with Collaborative Robots

Vietnam’s Vinacomin Motor Industry Joint Stock Company (VMIC) integrates collaborative robots Enhanced productivity and output quality 50 to 60 percent increase in orders Danish robot manufacturer  Universal Robots (UR), the most trusted and widely-deployed collaborative robot (cobot) manufacturer globally, has helped Vietnam-based Vinacomin Motor Industry Joint Stock Company (VMIC) – a subsidiary of the Vinacomin…

Decent, affordable housing calls for multisectoral collaboration

By Rick Hathaway Having worked in the Asia-Pacific region for 27 years, I have seen much growth in affordable housing in the communities I have visited. But these gains and our quest for better living conditions are now being threatened by dwindling natural resources, the effects of climate change, overpopulation, and rapid urbanization. The growing…

The latest Suunto5 launched in Singapore

Suunto products are known as pioneer Finnish sports watches, dive computers and training coaching instruments. All in one and small enough to fit on your arm wrist. They stand out by their sturdy design and innovation and are used by adventurers all over the globe. The latest model – Suunto 5 – was just recently…

Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort among worlds best islands for romantic honeymoon

Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort is a highly recommended stay for honeymooners from around the world visiting Thailand. Koh Phi Phi was the only destination selected in Thailand in a list recently published by Travel + Leisure magazine alongside other idyllic islands including Mauritius in Africa, Hainan Island in China, Cebu Islands in the…

Working in Thailand

Foreigners who wish to work in Thailand, whether paid or voluntary, must have a work permit. Foreigners are restricted from taking up certain occupations that are reserved for Thai nationals. Those include farm worker, hairdresser, pottery maker, shoe maker and over 39 other professions. While a new positive list is on its way, this negative…

Nordic Thailand Expat Calendar

Traditionally, the year for expats in Thailand started in September when people were “back after the summer”. The year ended in June when it was time to “go back for the summer”. Although this pattern has its roots in old colonial British times, many expats still follow roughly that year and enjoy a long summer…

Thai tourists highest spenders in Denmark

Thai tourists spend on average the highest amount per purchase in Denmark. The Chinese tourists who have flocked to Denmark in recent years are following suit. Denmark has become a very popular destination for travelers. And there are some population groups that are significantly higher spenders during their visit than other. Thai tourists spend an…

IWG: The shift towards flexible workspaces for all generations

Working smart not hard is the new trend in business as generations strive for coherency and work life balance With the shift of consumer preference towards personalization and everything customizable, people around the world, in all generations are starting to adapt to the use of flexible working spaces as the new ideal. At the forefront…

Monitor ERP System Levels Up in Asia

Monitor ERP System Sdn Bhd recently celebrated the opening of their new ASEAN headquarters in Penang, Malaysia. On that same day, the Monitor ASEAN team held a launch event for their latest product offering, MONITOR G5. 10 years in developing, and 40 million Euro invested, MONITOR G5 comes to the Malaysian Market to help manufacturing…