Today, on Tuesday 20 September 2016, Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) hosted a conference titled ‘Power, vulnerability and agency in disaster risk reduction: A knowledge-exchange for sustainable development in Asia’ at Swissôtel Nai Lert in Bangkok.
Det har nylig innruffet flere bombeeksplosjoner i Trang, Hua Hin, Phuket, Surat Thani, og Phang Nga i de sørlige delene av Thailand. Det er også rapportert om brannstiftinger bl.a. i Nakhon Si Thammarat og Krabi. Myndighetene synes å legge til grunn at dette er koordinerte aksjoner. Hittil er ingen nordmenn i Thailand meldt å være rammet. Det eksisterer trolig en forbindelse til den pågående.
The annual Norway-Asia Business Summit was concluded in Singapore last week, with the participation of the Norwegian Prime Minister, Erna Solberg.
Yesterday, The Norwegian Ambassador, Kjetil Paulsen, attended the Asian Law Students’ Association’s annual forum at the Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok. This year’s forum is named “Law and society”, and is being held in Bangkok between August 1 and August 7. The Ambassador was invited to give an introduction to the Norwegian judiciary and the Norwegian correctional system. He ended his...
The Norwegian ambassador, Kjetil Paulsen, yesterday attended the opening of the International Seafood festival 2016 at Big C on Rajadamri Road. This was in connection with the ‘Thaifex – World of Food Asia 2016’ trade fair, where the ambassador attended the opening ceremony today. Thaifex is now the largest food and beverage trade fair in Asia, with 80,000 sqm of floor space and a record of 1,9...