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Get the latest news about Copenhagen’s business and investment environment.

Greater Copenhagen to be Europe's fertility R&D power centre

01 Jul 2015  -  Research & education

The EU invests DKK 57.5 million in the Danish-Swedish research project ReproUnion, which will create an internationally leading hub for the treatment of infertility.

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Copenhagen: great for technology, innovation and entrepreneurship

29 Jun 2015  -  ICT and high tech industries

Copenhagen is a Big Data hub offering a dynamic start-up environment with centrally located office spaces and a city brand that attracts international attention, according to new report by CITIE.

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Uber to hire up to 100 engineers in Denmark

22 Jun 2015  -  Companies

The international transport network company, Uber, has opened a research and development centre in Denmark and is looking to hire extra 50-100 engineers.

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Copenhageners produce 40% less CO2 than ten years ago

17 Jun 2015  -  Cleantech

With 2.8 tonnes CO2 per person annually, Copenhagen’s carbon emissions measured per capita is now one of the lowest among the European capitals.

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ESS and MAX IV research approved for EU funding

16 Jun 2015  -  Business conditions

The ESS and MAX IV: Cross Border Science and Society project application has been approved for EU funding. The research facilities will create a world leading hub for R&D in biomedicine, medicine, material technology, nanotechnology, energy research, geology and environmental science.

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Denmark excels among Europe’s best workplaces 2015

10 Jun 2015  -  Business conditions

Among Europe’s 100 best workplaces, 20 are Danish. This makes Denmark the country in Europe with the highest number of workplaces on the European Best Workplaces list measured per capita.

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Atair chooses Copenhagen for Nordic headquarters

09 Jun 2015  -  Companies

The German hosiery market leader, Atair, has chosen Copenhagen for its Nordic headquarters and sales office. Strong purchasing power, competitive business conditions and great expansion potential were decisive factors.

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China looks to Denmark for smart city solutions

09 Jun 2015  -  Cleantech

The China Building Centre in Beijing is among the Chinese business delegations who are visiting Greater Copenhagen in increasing numbers to learn about smart city and sustainable urban development.

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Novozymes establishes biotech campus in Greater Copenhagen

08 Jun 2015  -  Life Science

The global bioinnovation leader Novozymes plans a new research centre in Greater Copenhagen with space for 800 employees. The goal is a global hub for biotech R&D.

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Denmark tops Rule of Law Index 2015

04 Jun 2015  -  Business conditions

Denmark scores very well across the board taking the first place among 102 countries worldwide in the Rule of Law Index 2015 by World Justice Project.

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Atair åbner nordisk hovedkontor i København

03 Jun 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Den tyske strømpegigant Atair har valgt at placere sit nordiske hovedkontor og salgskontor i København. Blandt andet på grund af danskernes købekraft, konkurrencedygtige erhvervsvilkår og stort potentiale for at ekspandere.

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Dansk cleantech har medvind i Kina

03 Jun 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Stadig flere kinesiske erhvervsdelegationer besøger Greater Copenhagen for at lære om bæredygtigt byggeri og byudvikling. Alene i år har Copenhagen Capacity arrangeret 14 besøgsprogrammer.

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Skånes fremtid i Greater Copenhagen afgøres

03 Jun 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Skal Skåne være en del af Greater Copenhagen? Det er hovedtemaet, når 200 østdanske og skånske politikere holder topmøde den 22. juni.

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Denmark EU leader on electronic patient data

02 Jun 2015  -  Life Science

In Denmark, 91% of GPs share patient information electronically, a new international study shows. The EU-28 average is 34%.

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Denmark no. 2 in 2015 IMD World Competitiveness Ranking

28 May 2015  -  Business conditions

Up on spot from last year, Denmark is no. 2 in the EU and no. 8 in the world in the 2015 World Competitiveness Ranking by IMD.

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Denmark has the world’s 3rd best system of higher education

22 May 2015  -  Research & education

Denmark has the third best national system of higher education among 50 countries worldwide according to Universitas 21.

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Denmark inspires EU to reduce burdens for businesses

21 May 2015  -  Business conditions

The EU proposes to copy Danish model for easing administrative burdens for businesses. The objective is to reduce the cost of doing business across the EU.

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Denmark no. 7 in WEF Human Capital Index 2015

18 May 2015  -  Research & education

Denmark ranks seventh in new Human Capital Index 2015 by World Economic Forum among 124 economies.

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Denmark innovation leader in EC ranking

08 May 2015  -  Business conditions

Denmark holds on to its top ranking as innovation leader in new EC Innovation Union Scoreboard. Denmark is the only innovation leader improving its score compared to last year.

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Succesfuldt seminar i Lyon

07 May 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Interessen var stor blandt virksomheder og regioner, da Copenhagen Capacity var i Lyon for at sælge Danmark som testlaboratorium for brint og brændselsceller.

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