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Ericsson in crisis: CEO fired, suspicions of corruption

Ericsson (the Swedish world leader in communications technology and services) is in a leadership crisis and being investigated on corruption. The corporation also announced that large lay-offs are imminent. With mounting pressure on Ericsson its Board of Directors announced on 25 July 2016, in the middle of the Swedish vacation break, that its President and…

Shout-out from Danish NGO: Remember your values, Scandinavians!

Chairman of Danish Vietnamese Association pleads with Scandinavians in Vietnam to support local NGOs in the promotion of equal opportunities, education and healthcare. This June, 2016, the Danish Vietnamese Association (DVA) was awarded with The Friendship Order of Vietnam by President Quang. With the order the Vietnamese government acknowledges DVA’s 40 years of work in…

Norwegian NGO contributes to Malaysia scrapping mega dam

Massive pressure and prolonged protests have finally led to the state of Sarawak in Malaysia stopping the construction of a controversial hydropower project on the Baram River, reports Norway-based Rainforest Foundation (RFN), one of the world’s leading organisations in the field of rights-based rainforest protection. The original plan was to build a dam that would…

Open Morning at Bangkok Prep Thu 28th April

Bangkok Prep will host an Open Morning on Thursday, 28th April 2016 starting at 8am with a presentation about the school where we will share our fantastic facilities and information about our curriculum. Both parents and children are invited to explore our Foundation Stage and Primary School area, and see learning first-hand by exploring our classrooms…

Bangkok Prep Secondary Campus groundbreaking ceremony

The Groundbreaking Ceremony of the new Secondary School Campus of Bangkok International Preparatory and Secondary School, set to open in August 2017, took place on 4 February on the future site. Members of the Board of Directors at Bangkok International Preparatory & Secondary School (Bangkok Prep), and the Head of School, Mrs Valerie Thomas-Peter had…