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Denmark least corrupt country in the world again

27 Jan 2016  -  Business conditions

If you agree that an efficient and transparent public sector benefits your business, look to Scandinavia. Denmark once again takes the top spot in Transparency International’s global study of public sector corruption.

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Copenhagen no. 5 for real estate investment in Europe

26 Jan 2016  -  Property and Construction

Copenhagen is among the five leading cities for investment prospects in 2016, according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate Europe. If you are attending this year’s MIPIM event, stop by the Greater Copenhagen stand and we will be happy to show you your business opportunities.

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Denmark is the world’s fifth most talent competitive country

22 Jan 2016  -  Talent

If your business platform is based on skilled employees, Denmark is worth considering. In the recent Global Talent Competitiveness Index, Denmark is number one in the Nordics and number five in the world.

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Denmark sets wind power world record

18 Jan 2016  -  Companies

In 2015, Danish wind turbines beat the all-time world record, supplying wind power equivalent to 42.1 percent of the country’s total electricity consumption.

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One million passenger increase in Copenhagen Airport

14 Jan 2016  -  Business conditions

More than 26.6 million passengers travelled through Copenhagen Airport in 2015, which is one million or 3.8% more than in 2014. The rise is owing to increasing passenger numbers on long-haul routes and more people travelling to Denmark from the rest of the world.

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Forbes: Denmark best country for business

18 Dec 2015  -  Business conditions

Denmark once again takes the lead position in the prestigious ranking Best Countries for Business by Forbes.

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København skal være Nordens fintech-centrum

11 Dec 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Ny analyse slår fast, at København kan skabe cirka 6.000 nye arbejdspladser i de næste fem år inden for finansiel teknologi. Men der skal handles nu, hvis ikke andre europæiske storbyer skal hægte København af løbet.

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Nissan and ENEL to test first Grid Integrated Vehicles in Denmark

11 Dec 2015  -  Cleantech

Nissan and ENEL have signed an agreement set to revolutionise the way consumers and businesses manage their energy use. Denmark will be the first test bed.

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Udnyt mulighederne i Greater Copenhagen

11 Dec 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Vækstvisionerne for Greater Copenhagen skal realiseres. Det gav erhvervslivet og politikere fra begge sider af Øresund hånd på til konferencen Udnyt mulighederne i Greater Copenhagen.

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CHC vil skabe sund vækst i Greater Copenhagen

10 Dec 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Copenhagen Healthtech Cluster inviterer virksomheder om bord på to projekter om simulationsbaseret træning af kirurger og digitalt understøttet genoptræning.

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Technolution BV åbner nordisk kontor i København

10 Dec 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Den hollandske virksomhed Technolution BV har indgået en kontrakt med Københavns Kommune om intelligent trafikstyring. Technolution BV har derfor placeret sit første nordiske kontor i København og planlægger et forskningscenter for smart city-løsninger.

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Vær med når verdens ejendomsinvestorer mødes

10 Dec 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

MIPIM er verdens største messe for bymarkedsføring med fokus på at tiltrække internationale investorer inden for fast ejendom. Der er stadig få ledige pladser på Greater Copenhagens messestand – og dermed gratis adgang til eksklusive VIP-investorarrangementer.

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Denmark no. 1 in Europe in ICT Development Index 2015

02 Dec 2015  -  Business conditions

Denmark is ranked top in Europe and number two in the world in the ICT Development Index 2015 by ITU, up two spots from 2010.

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Denmark has the fourth happiest workforce in the world

30 Nov 2015  -  Business conditions

Denmark’s workforce is the fourth happiest in the world according to Universum Global Workforce Happiness Index 2016.

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Brands striving for a better world choose Copenhagen

26 Nov 2015  -  Creative and entertainment

Copenhagen has been announced host city for the Sustainable Brands’ Northern European Conference 2016. Sustainable Brands is a global community of brand innovators, who are shaping the future of commerce worldwide.

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IKEA launches research hub and exhibition space in Copenhagen

25 Nov 2015  -  Creative and entertainment

The Swedish furniture retailer IKEA has opened its first future-living laboratory and exhibition space in the heart of Copenhagen. The goal is to get inspired, gain fresh perspectives and discover new talents.

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New international school in Copenhagen

20 Nov 2015  -  Society and living

Copenhagen will soon open Denmark’s first international municipal elementary school, accommodating 900 pupils.

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Denmark is no. 2 in IMD World Talent Report 2015

19 Nov 2015  -  Business conditions

Denmark once again maintains its leading position as the second best country for talent, according to the IMD World Talent Report 2015, scoring high on quality of life, skilled labour, worker motivation and language skills.

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Denmark no. 3 in Prosperity Index 2015

11 Nov 2015  -  Business conditions

Denmark takes a top position in the global Legatum Prosperity Index, scoring high on entrepreneurship & opportunity, education, social capital and governance.

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Fast-growing bioinformatics company Mind the Byte opens subsidiary in Copenhagen

06 Nov 2015  -  Companies

The bioinformatics company, Mind the Byte, located at the Barcelona Science Park and the Copenhagen Bio Science Park, has passed into the realm of overfunding with 234% of the initial investment objective.

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