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World Economic Forum and OECD Launch SDIP ASEAN Hub

  The Sustainable Development Investment Partnership (SDIP) is to establish an ASEAN regional hub to advance blended finance for sustainable infrastructure investment in the region SDIP, a collaborative initiative managed by the OECD and the World Economic Forum, brings together a community of 35 governments, banks, pension funds and philanthropic organizations committed to mobilizing $100

ANDRITZ receives two orders for hydropower plants in Norway and DR Congo

Graz/Vienna, January 16, 2017.  ANDRITZ HYDRO, part of international technology Group Andritz, has received an order from Eidsiva Vannkraft AS to supply electromechanical equipment for the new Nedre Otta hydropower plant in Norway and from the Government utility SNEL (Société Nationale d’Électricité) for rehabilitation of the existing Mwadingusha hydropower plant in the Democratic Republic of

Brazil, Russia, Czech Republic, Great Britain, Norway & Japan top World Rafting Championship opener in Wadi Adventure  

Huge crowd cheers on debuting UAE National Rafting Team   UAE, November 3, 2016 – In the presence of His Highness Sheikh Muhammad bin Khalifa bin Sultan bin Shakhbout Al Nahyan, the first-ever UAE edition of the World Rafting Championship (WRC) went off to a great start yesterday (Wednesday, November 2, 2016), seeing all 87

ICICI Bank UK PLC launches ‘Money2India Europe’ in Sweden, Norway and Denmark

  Completely online money transfer service Money can be sent from any bank account in these countries to any bank account in India Offers identification over video call from Money2India Europe website Mumbai, India: ICICI Bank UK PLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of ICICI Bank Ltd, announced the launch of its online money transfer service,

New Partnership to Catalyse Sustainable Development Investments for Developing Countries

The Sustainable Development Investment Partnership (SDIP), which includes the World Economic Forum, aims to mobilize $100 billion in private financing over five years The founding members include the governments of Canada, Denmark, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, USA and UK The SDIP aims to create investment opportunities in water, sanitation, transport, green energy, agriculture, health, telecommunications

Optimism and Keen Business Interest in ASEAN, Rising in Norway and EU

OSLO, 16 June 2015 – H.E. Le Luong Minh, Secretary-General of ASEAN called on Prime Minister Erna Solberg of Norway yesterday where they discussed the increasing importance of ASEAN-Norway trade and investment relations. Both sides deliberated on the ways to strengthen and possibly formalise this relationship, noting that ASEAN integration has created opportunities for further

Outotec to deliver zinc concentrate direct leaching technology to Boliden in Norway

Outotec has agreed with Boliden on the delivery ofzinc concentrate direct leaching and iron precipitation technologies and site services for the expansion of the Odda zinc production facilities in Norway. Theparties have agreed not to disclose the contract value. Typically such solutions are worth EUR 10-20 million depending on the scope. The order has been

Scandinavian national jewellery associations unite to form Nordic Jewellery Federation in CIBJO

Scandinavian national jewellery associations unite to form Nordic Jewellery Federation in CIBJO    Representatives of the founding member organisations of the Nordic Jewellery Federation at the inaugural meeting in Stockholm (from left): Trine Thorning, Denmark; Björn Carlsson, Sweden; Henrik Kihlman, Finland; Annie Bengtson, Sweden; Linda Klein, Sweden; Jens R. Møller, Denmark, Ingebjørg Alfsén, Norway; CIBJO


October 2014 – 17,000 kilometers in ten days from North Cape in Norway to the southern tip of Africa. Motor car adventurer Rainer Zietlow successfully completed this tour in his VW Touareg. He arrived in Cape L’Agulhas on Sunday. His motor oil, LIQUI MOLY, contributed to this success. Assistant Laboratory Manager Oliver Kuhn explains where

Goa Tourism witnesses most successful edition of Goa International Travel Mart (GITM)

~The event recorded over 1,200 footfalls across two days. 100 international buyers from 28 countries and 250 hosted buyers from India were present at the event ~Around 8,000 appointments were successfully conducted for the travel-trade ~ Awards were conferred by Goa Tourism for the Best Designed Stalls. Winners included Maharashtra Tourism and Karnataka Tourism among