Tag: Danish Minister of Environment & Food Esben Lunde Larsen

Danes see Malaysia gateway to thriving Asean consumer market

The 640-million strong ASEAN population has gained prominence in recent years as a promising consumer market, with a thriving young middle-class (median age of 29) becoming more urban. Nielsen has projected that the Asean middle class – people with disposable income of US$16-US$100 per day – is projected to reach 400 million by 2020. And…

MDBC visits Malaysian waste management centre

On 26 April Malaysian Danish Business Council (MDBC) hosted what was described as a “fascinating visit to hazardous waste management centre”. MDBC members got the chance to experience the Kualiti Alam Waste Management Centre and see how hazardous waste can be properly disposed of in Malaysia. The Centre’s Danish Chief Technical Officer, Mogens Straarup, gave…