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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 capital.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Væksten i København 50% af Stockholms

07 May 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Væksten i Greater Copenhagen har de seneste fem år været den halve af væksten i Stockholmregionen, som med 3,2 procent vækst ligger i top blandt seks konkurrerende storbyregioner. Det viser en analyse fra Copenhagen Capacity.

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New fast-track scheme for international talent

07 May 2015  -  Business conditions

On 1 April, Denmark’s new fast-track scheme for entry came into effect. The aim is to make it easier for businesses in Denmark to recruit foreign specialists from non-EU countries.

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Hvem, hvad, hvor i Greater Copenhagen

07 May 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Greater Copenhagen-samarbejdet er organiseret med en politisk bestyrelse, en administrativ styregruppe og et sekretariat. Her kan du se, hvem der er hvem.

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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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Mediconomics åbner i Guldborgssund

07 May 2015  -  Life Science

Den tyskejede virksomhed Mediconomics har placeret sit danske kontor i Guldborgssund Kommune. Blandt andet på grund af Greater Copenhagens førende life science-netværk Medicon Valley og Biopeople.

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