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AFD lends a hand in energy-transition

Agence Francaise de Developpement (AFD) has granted €300,000 to the Kingdom of Cambodia to draw up a model of energy-transition scenarios to 2050, the French development agency revealed in a statement published on April 1. AFD has supported the Ministry of Economy and Finance and other line-ministries to develop a long-term energy trajectory-modelling tool to […]

Ahead of Blinken trip, US says committed to ‘unprecedented’ ASEAN ties

US President Joe Biden is committed to elevating US engagement with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to “unprecedented” levels, the top US diplomat for Asia said on Wednesday, ahead of a visit to Southeast Asia by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken.

Allianz, Cenergi to team up in promoting solar energy

KUALA LUMPUR: Allianz General Insurance Company (Malaysia) Bhd plans to provide protection for solar photovoltaic (PV) systems in a partnership with renewable energy project specialist Cenergi SEA Sdn Bhd. Allianz Malaysia Bhd said its general insurance arm had on Monday (Feb 3) inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Cenergi and Sterling Insurance Brokers Sdn Bhd, […]

Ambassador Christensen discussed energy collaboration with Mr. Dang Hoang An

H.E. Mr. Dang Hoang An, Vietnam’s Vice Minister for Industry and Trade (MOIT), met on Thursday 20 May 2021 with the Danish Ambassador to Vietnam, H.E. Mr. Kim Højlund Christensen. The two exchanged views on collaboration between the two countries on the energy sector, with the Danish Energy Partnership Program soon to be entering into […]

Ambassador Silasen addressed interest in energy and sustainable development with the Philippines.

Denmark’s Ambassador to the Philippines H.E. Grete Sillasen touted her country’s expertise in the field of sustainable energy and that it is looking at introducing it to other countries, including the Philippines.

AME Elite forms solar energy joint venture

KUALA LUMPUR (June 29): Integrated industrial space solutions provider AME Elite Consortium Bhd has formed a joint venture (JV) to provide one-stop solar energy solutions to corporations in Peninsular Malaysia as well as the group’s i-Park industrial parks.

AMEM a chance to promote multilateral energy trading

The Energy Ministry is ready to push forward five plans to promote the sector regionally at the 37th Asean Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM), scheduled for Sept 2-6 in Bangkok. Poonpat Leesombatpiboon, the ministry’s director for international affairs, said the five action plans are expected to be developed at the meeting. The priority plan is […]

An ambitious Italy-Asean development partnership to live up to global challenges

At its 53rd Foreign Ministers’ Meeting last September, Asean, with the support of all member States, endorsed Italy’s candidature as a development partner, thus establishing the first formal link between Italy and the Asean family. It is a significant achievement, part of Italy’s closer engagement with the region.

APEC Senior Officials: Ensure more inclusive growth

AT THE Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Informal Senior Officials’ Meeting in Langkawi, senior officials deliberated the forum’s policy agenda for the incoming year, marked by strategies that emphasize inclusion as much as growth. “APEC 2020 will focus on redefining the role of trade and investment from one that is solely for wealth creation to one […]

Argentina seeks JV, cooperation with Malaysia on renewable, nuclear energy

KUALA LUMPUR: Argentina is seeking joint venture and cooperation with Malaysia in the field of renewable energy and the peaceful use of nuclear energy, said Vice President Gabriela Michetti (pix). She said Argentina saw great potential in renewable energy, such as wind and solar power, and has made large investments in the sector in the […]