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People of (Metrohm) China: Part 1

Since I arrived in China, our local Metrohm colleagues have introduced me to various aspects of Chinese daily life, from everyday working life to family life to Chinese food to places of prayer and worship. Here’s the first part of my experiences with the people of China. Metrohm China: From 2001 to 2018 With almost […]

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24 Hours in Laos

Metrohm Siam is in charge of Metrohm sales and service not only in Thailand, but also in its neighboring countries Laos, Myanmar, and Cambodia. To show the Metrohm Blog followers the highlights of their entire territory, our Thai colleagues took me to each of the countries, even if just for a brief visit, to learn […]

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Kaya: Coconut Jam so Rich and Sweet, it’s Crazy!

The Hollywood blockbuster Crazy Rich Asians might have put Singapore in the limelight recently. But I would think it is our food that makes this country unforgettable to some. Come here and you will realize how easy it is to find international cuisines at different corners of our City State. Due to cultural similarities and history, we share many […]

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Singapore: From Street Food to Skyline

Singapore is a small island country that consists only of the city of Singapore. Candy, Customer Service & Marketing Executive, and Bryan, Sales & Application Engineer at Metrohm Singapore, tell me: «There’s not a lot to do in Singapore except shopping and eating. When we want to do outdoor activities, we usually go to one of […]

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How to Shop, Cook, and Eat Like an Indonesian

I tried a variety of different foods in Indonesia. In a country as big, there are of course different cuisines, but all of them (at least those that I tasted!) have one thing in common: they’re spicy. If a dish isn’t spicy, something spicy is added, usually one of the various kinds of sambal (chili […]

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Nasi Lemak: A Recipe for Malaysia’s National Dish

Nasi Lemak is a Malaysian favorite, and is a must in any Malaysian-style breakfast. However it can be eaten throughout the day. It’s a dish that unites the nation, despite the diversity of ethnicities, cultures, and cuisines in Malaysia. Nasi Lemak consists of fragrant coconut rice with various sides and condiments. A typical plate of Nasi […]

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Malaysia: Highlights

I’ve compiled the highlights of my trip to Malaysia in a video, including white water rafting, Batu Caves, the Kuala Lumpur night market, and customer voices at the Metrohm Malaysia 75-year seminar. You can watch it now:

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The Kuala Lumpur Night Market Experience

I had barely landed in Malaysia after a long flight from Europe when Wee Leng, MunLing, and SuLing (left to right in the title image) took me for a first typical Malaysian activity: eating at a pasar malam, which is Malay for night market. There are night markets every evening in Kuala Lumpur at rotating locations. […]

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Manti: A Turkish Recipe for the Patient Among You

Just before heading off to the airport, our colleagues at Metrohm Turkey had one last challenge for me: cooking manti, a kind of Turkish pasta filled with ground beef. I really recommend you try this recipe, because these manti are to die for, but know that the preparation takes some time. But if you cook […]

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Runcorn and Manchester: Home of Metrohm UK

Metrohm UK’s office and labs are located in Runcorn, between Liverpool and Manchester. The team shares an open-plan office, which they make sure never gets too quiet, as the very communicative team enjoys getting involved in some office chitchat. When James Downs, sales account manager northwest England, and Becki Catterall, marketing manager, wanted to show […]

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