China gives Award to Norwegian scientist

Nils Stenseth, a Norwegian scientist has won the 2018 International Scientific Cooperation Award of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) along with Singaporean and Japanese scientists on Thursday, 18th January 2019. According to the CAS’s website “the winners are Singaporean fracture mechanics expert Shih Choon Fong, Norwegian ecologist Nils Stenseth and Japanese climatologist Toshio Koike.…

Danish business network meets DanThai Machinery in Thailand

DanThai Machinery Co., Ltd., owned and managed by Frank Henriksen, MD, and Karsten Brammer, Technical Director, was recently visited by a group of Danish businessmen who are part of the AndersenB2B Asia market entrepreneur network, EAFC. The group was visiting Thailand on its annual market trip. Thailand was chosen due to the positive economic development the…

Sweden-Cambodia sign MoU for training and research support

The Swedish Embassy in Cambodia signed a memorandum of understanding with the Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP) to fund a high-quality training and research institute on Wednesday 16th January 2019. This fund provides $10 million for a four-year pilot phase. This agreement aims to strengthen RUPP’s information and communications technology (ICT) foundation and to…

Swedish Ambassador visits Thai Minister of Social Development & Human Security

Swedish Ambassador, Staffan Herrström paid a courtesy visit to H.E. General Anantaporn Kanjanarat, Minister of Social Development & Human Security on Wednesday, 16 January 2019. During the visit, Herrström and Kanjanarat discussed their view and concern toward mutual issue in gender equality, promotion of women’s rights and the protection of children’s rights. Especially in the children’s…

UN, Norwegian NGO ask Myanmar govt to allow aid into Rakhine

  The United Nations and the Norwegian Refugee Council ask the Myanmar government to allow aid organization to help refugees displaced by the recent surge of violence in northern Rakhine after they were previously banned by the government. Laura Marshall, acting country director for the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) in Myanmar expresses her concern about populations…

Indonesia participates in Oslo travel exhibition

Indonesia chooses 3 tourist attractions to be promote in the Reiselivsmessen tourism exhibition in Telenor Arena, Oslo on 11-13 January 2019. The destinations promoted at the event are Raja Ampat, Komodo Island, Lake Toba and Borobudur Temple. A representative of the Oslo embassy, Wisnu Lombar Dwinanto, sees this participation as a great opportunity to spread…

Danish innovation Cold Flood Prevention finds Southeast Asian market

As Cold Flood Prevention (an innovative alternative to the traditional use of sandbags) is making inroads into Southeast Asia – it already constitutes proof of concept that the SME business networking and business internationalisation platform AndersenB2B.com works in action! Its mission is to strengthen the access to new clients, markets and information and its approach…

3LikeHome cheap roaming in Vietnam, Malaysia, South Korean and Taiwan

The telecommunication company, 3 Denmark, operate in country such as Sweden, Norway, Finland, Ireland, Singapore, Thailand and Hong Kong has now extended its 3LikeHome roaming service to Vietnam, Malaysia, South Korea and Taiwan. Read more about 3: 3 Group launches ‘3LikeHome’ cheap roaming in Thailand The services allow its customers to make and receive calls…

Norwegian man charged for sex abuse of Filipino girls

A 71-year-old Norwegian man from Møre and Romsdal was sentenced to 12.5 years in prison for ordering sexual assaults on numerous girls in Philippines committed via internet . The man used an online video calling service to contact minors in the Philippines and paid them to perform sexual acts under his instruction. According to the court,…