Friday, December 13, 2019

Business / DT 6 / 2011

Greening UN procurement to give Swedish firms an edge

 
Sweden has for years been a so-called “under-utilised donor” in the multilateral aid market. The Foreign Ministry in Stockholm aims to turn this around.
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Tetra Pak and Scania to partner with Sida in Zambia and Iraq

 
Sida has launched a new untied programme for cooperation with large companies. The first two to benefit from the scheme are Swedish giants Tetra Pak and Scania.
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Norconsult pleads not guilty in Oslo court

 
Norconsult and three former employees, accused of having paid bribes to Tanzanian officials on a World Bank sanitation project, have pled not guilty in an Oslo court.
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Cutting-edge company, daunted by UN bureacracy

 
The Swedish business delegation to New York in March included industry heavyweights like ABB, Ericsson and SAAB.
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