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Denmark second strongest engineering nation in the world

26 Sep 2016  -  ICT and high tech industries

Denmark is the second strongest engineering country in the world according to a new Engineering Index by the Centre for Economics and Business Research.

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New waste management opportunities in Copenhagen

21 Sep 2016  -  Cleantech

New supply strategy enhances opportunities for foreign companies in the Danish waste management sector.

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Boehringer Ingelheim signs collaboration agreement in schizophrenia with Danish biotech company

20 Sep 2016  -  Life Science

The German pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim has entered into a research collaboration in schizophrenia with biotech company, Saniona, based in Medicon Valley, Greater Copenhagen. Since 2011, Boehringer Ingelheim has also worked with Copenhagen-based Zealand Pharma to discover drugs for the treatment of diabetes and obesity.

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New Copenhagen BioScience PhD Programme

07 Sep 2016  -  Talent

The Copenhagen Bioscience PhD programme is a new initiative that offers talented students with a university degree from outside of Denmark an opportunity to launch their careers in the vibrant environment of the Novo Nordisk Foundation research centre cluster.

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Nyt powerhouse skal hjælpe flere kinesiske virksomheder til København

06 Sep 2016  -  Copenhagen Capacity

Innovation House China-Denmark, som åbnede den 7.september, skal lette vejen for kinesiske virksomheder, der vil til Danmark, og for danske virksomheder, der vil ind på det kinesiske marked.

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New powerhouse to help Chinese companies to Copenhagen

06 Sep 2016  -  Companies

The new Innovation House China-Denmark in Copenhagen helps Chinese companies in getting a strong foothold in Denmark and Danish companies that want to enter the Chinese market.

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Warmblood chooses Copenhagen

06 Sep 2016  -  Companies

Though originating continents apart, Danish and Eastern design are highly compatible. Warmblood, a Chinese-Danish joint venture, aims to bridge interior design traditions through import and export from its new office in Copenhagen.

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Små og mellemstore virksomheder får boost til at udvikle ny sundhedsteknologi

06 Sep 2016  -  Copenhagen Capacity

Danske virksomheder i let og mellemvægterklassen har et stort vækstpotentiale inden for fremtidens sundhedsteknologi. En ny indsats skal sikre, at virksomhederne får lettere adgang til samarbejder med forskningsinstitutter og testmiljøer og dermed bedre mulighed for at udvikle markedsparate løsninger.

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Udlandsdanskere kan blive guld værd for Danmark

06 Sep 2016  -  Goodwill Ambassador Corps

Omkring 200.000 danskere bor i øjeblikket uden for Danmark, og de udgør en kæmpe uforløst mulighed for dansk erhvervsliv, kultur og turisme. Det viser en ny rapport, som Copenhagen Goodwill Ambassadors og Danes Worldwide har lanceret.

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Kinesiske Warmblood satser på København

06 Sep 2016  -  Copenhagen Capacity

Warmblood, et nyt kinesisk-dansk joint venture der laver asiatisk inspirerede interiørløsninger, har etableret kontor i København, som også skal eksportere dansk design til Kina.

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New ESS data centre in Copenhagen

30 Aug 2016  -  Life Science

The ESS Data Management and Software Centre, which will handle and analyse research data from the world’s most powerful neutron source, European Spallation Source (ESS), opened in Copenhagen in August.

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Denmark’s biotech sector best in Europe

23 Aug 2016  -  Life Science

For the second year running, Denmark’s biotech sector is awarded a global top three ranking by Scientific American Worldview and is praised for its generous public sector investment and speedy drug trial application process.

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Denmark no. 8 in Global Innovation Index 2016

22 Aug 2016  -  Business conditions

Denmark jumps to the 8th position in the Global Innovation Index 2016 by Cornell University, INSEAD & WIPO, performing very well on research talent and knowledge workers, ICT use, venture capital and government effectiveness.

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Nordic Life Science Days moves to Greater Copenhagen

18 Aug 2016  -  Life Science

Scandinavia’s largest life science partnering conference is to be held in Medicon Valley, Greater Copenhagen, for the first time.

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Universiteter skal tiltrække internationale investeringer

16 Aug 2016  -  Danske Nyheder

Attraktive vidensmiljøer omkring de danske forskningsuniversiteter skal tiltrække internationale investeringer, virksomheder og iværksættere. Formlen hedder Greater Copenhagen Science Cities.

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Seminar: Sådan skaber vi en talentmetropol

21 Jul 2016  -  Talent

Den Regionale Talentstrategi skal være med til at sikre, at Greater Copenhagen kan tiltrække og fastholde de bedste internationale talenter. Tag med til seminar d. 26 august og hør om, hvordan du får mest ud af samarbejdet – fx via tiltrækningskampagner og hjælp til at finde boliger.

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København er verdens fjerde bedste by

20 Jul 2016  -  Society and living

København er kåret som verdens fjerde bedste by af det trendsættende engelske magasin Monocle, som hvert år udnævner de 25 bedste byer at bo i.

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Denmark no. 4 in global sustainability ranking

14 Jul 2016  -  Business conditions

Denmark takes the number four spot in the global 2016 Sustainability Rankings by Site Selection. Copenhagen’s commitment to become carbon-neutral by 2025 is a major factor as well as the city’s sustainable urban mobility system promoting bicycles.

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Copenhagen wins special prize for sustainable urban strategy

07 Jul 2016  -  Business conditions

Copenhagen has won a Special Recognition Prize for its determination and persistence in reconquering public space from private vehicles so that it can be used by pedestrians and cyclists.

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Copenhagen 4th most liveable city in the world

07 Jul 2016  -  Society and living

Copenhagen jumps to number 4, up 6 places, in Monocle’s 2016 top 25 most liveable cities ranking. Compelling attractions include 24-hour open harbour baths, 20 Michelin stars and continued top-performance in culture, public transport and business.

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