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Copenhagen is best city for business in Western Europe

16 Oct 2017  -  Business conditions

Copenhagen is ranked the number one city to conduct business in among 40 Western European cities in the Explore Report 2017. Copenhagen receives praise for its excellent labour profile and quality of life.

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Nestlé has an appetite for Danish food entrepreneurs

06 Oct 2017  -  Other industries

Danish food startups are top class, the Global Innovation Director at Nestlé thinks. He is looking for partnerships with Danish entrepreneurs and startup companies.

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Britiske fintech-virksomheder på vej til København

04 Oct 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

Over 50 fintech-virksomheder og 30 kapitalforvaltere lyttede godt efter, da danske finanstopfolk, erhvervsministeren og Copenhagen Capacity fortalte om, hvorfor Greater Copenhagen er et at attraktivt alternativ til London. Fem fintech-virksomheder er allerede ved at rykke teltpælene op.

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Copenhagen has the 2nd best reputation in the world

04 Oct 2017  -  Society and living

Copenhagen has the best reputation in Europe and the second-best reputation in the world owing to three main factors, according to Reputation Institute’s City RepTrak 2017.

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Ide- og jobjagt på TechBBQ

04 Oct 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

Nestlé og andre internationale virksomheder var på udkig efter danske iværksættere på teknologimessen TechBBQ. Og danske startups konkurrerede om at tiltrække medarbejdere.

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10 virksomheder går sammen om at tiltrække ingeniører

04 Oct 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

10 virksomheder i Greater Copenhagen gør nu fælles front for at tiltrække udenlandske ingeniører med speciale i softwareudvikling. Flere produktionsvirksomheder ønsker at fastholde kernefunktioner herhjemme – men uden adgang til talent, er outsourcing stadig den eneste løsning.

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Global designvirksomhed vil erobre Norden fra København

04 Oct 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

Designfirmaet Unispace, der har kontorer i 18 lande, satser nu på Skandinavien og har valgt København som det regionale knudepunkt, der skal vinde og servicere kunder i hele Norden.

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Copenhagen Capacity giver MIPIM-stafetten videre

04 Oct 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

Efter 20 år som koordinator af den danske stand på ejendomsmessen MIPIM i Cannes giver Copenhagen Capacity nu hvervet videre til Byggesocietetet.

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Greater Copenhagen tops European Innovation Scoreboard 2017

03 Oct 2017  -  Business conditions

Sweden and Denmark come out top and number two, respectively, in the 2017 European Innovation Scoreboard index. In Greater Copenhagen, spanning Eastern Denmark and Southern Sweden, businesses and talents get the best of both.

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Denmark 12th on Global Competitiveness Index

28 Sep 2017  -  Business conditions

Denmark is ranked 12th on the Global Competitiveness Index 2017-18 by World Economic Forum, performing in top 10 in higher education, innovation, business sophistication, labour market efficiency and macroeconomic development.

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Microsoft to develop world’s first quantum computer in Copenhagen

12 Sep 2017  -  ICT and high tech industries

Microsoft has signed a long-term collaboration agreement with the University of Copenhagen to develop the world’s first general-purpose, scalable quantum computer, providing incredible opportunities for science and technology.

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Denmark jumps 20 spots in best places for expats survey

08 Sep 2017  -  Society and living

Denmark leaps 20 places in Expat Insider 2017, rating the best expat destinations worldwide. The country is ranked top for work-life balance and healthcare.

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Copenhagen shortlisted for European Capital of Innovation Award 2017

07 Sep 2017  -  Society and living

Ten European cities using the most innovative ideas to improve quality of life and to involve citizens in community life are now shortlisted for the European Capital of Innovation Award 2017.

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Cathay Pacific opens direct route between Copenhagen and Hong Kong

05 Sep 2017  -  Location and infrastructure

In May 2018, airline operator Cathay Pacific will open a direct route from Copenhagen to the Chinese metropolis of Hong Kong, which is home to many of the most important Danish companies with commercial interests in Hong Kong.

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Udenlandsdanskere skal sælge Greater Copenhagen

01 Sep 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

Hvordan sælges den danske hovedstad bedst i udlandet? Det var hovedtemaet, da Copenhagen Goodwill-ambassadørerne, som frivilligt bruger deres internationale netværk til at tiltrække turister, talenter, kongresser, investeringer og virksomheder til Greater Copenhagen, mødtes i København.

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Britiske finansfolk kigger mod København

01 Sep 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

Britiske fintech-virksomheder og asset managere skal kende mere til mulighederne i København efter Brexit. I september samler Copenhagen Capacity og kapitalfonden Axcel derfor særligt inviterede i London – og interessen er stor.

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Greater Copenhagen is second best for high-value investments

30 Aug 2017  -  Business conditions

Greater Copenhagen is the world’s second most popular metropolitan area for placing high-value investment projects according to IBM Global Location Trends 2017 Report.

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Copenhagen is world’s 11th best city for startup employees

15 Aug 2017  -  Talent

If you are looking for a job in a startup, you should pay attention to Copenhagen’s startup community. The Danish capital is ranked the world’s 11th most attractive city for startup employees by Startup Cities Index by Nestpick.

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Fintech collaboration between Denmark and Singapore

09 Aug 2017  -  Research & education

Denmark and Singapore have signed a cooperation agreement that aims to build bridges to promote innovation in financial services and assist fintech companies in Singapore and Denmark to expand into each other’s markets.

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Denmark ranks 7th in the International Innovation Indicator

03 Aug 2017  -  Research & education

Denmark is one of the most innovative countries in the world according to a new international study examining the conditions for innovation in 35 economies world wide.

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