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Technical University of Denmark European world leader in patent application rankings

25 Mar 2015  -  Research & education

The Technical University of Denmark is the educational institution in Europe with the most published applications under the Patent Cooperation Treaty in 2014 according to WIPO.

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Danes are the happiest people in Europe

20 Mar 2015  -  Society and living

The Danes are the happiest people in Europe according to a new Eurostat analysis.

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The Nordic countries best for start-ups

19 Mar 2015  -  Business conditions

Almost one in ten of the world’s start-ups sold for over USD 1bn – so-called unicorns – come from the Nordic countries.

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Boeing establishes MRO at Copenhagen International Airport

17 Mar 2015  -  Location and infrastructure

The US aircraft manufacturer Boeing has established maintenance, repair and overhaul facilities (MRO) at Copenhagen Airport's second largest hangar.

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Copenhagen no. 4 most dynamic city in Europe

16 Mar 2015  -  Business conditions

Copenhagen is Europe’s fourth most dynamic city praised for its livability and open and liquid market, according to the City Momentum Index 2015.

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New Danish hospital wins award in Cannes

16 Mar 2015  -  Healthtech

New North Zealand Hospital won the People’s Choice Award at MIPIM, the world's largest real estate expo, for setting new standards in healthcare design and delivery.

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Copenhagen no. 15 on Cities in Motion Index 2015

12 Mar 2015  -  Business conditions

Copenhagen ranks number 15 on the global Cities in Motion Index 2015 by IESE Business School, performing very well on governance, urban planning and transport & mobility.

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EUR 6.7m for new endocrine disrupters research centre

10 Mar 2015  -  Healthtech

The new research centre Endocrine Disruption of Male Reproduction and Child Health at the Copenhagen University Hospital receives Euro 6.7m government grant.

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Denmark no. 7 most globalised country in the world

09 Mar 2015  -  Business conditions

Denmark is the 7th most globalised country in the world according to Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich.

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Wage growth lower in Denmark than abroad for four years

09 Mar 2015  -  Business conditions

For just over four years, the wage growth in industry and construction was lower in Denmark than abroad, according to the latest wage statistics of the Danish Employers' Association.

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Amerikanske elitestuderende skal redde dansk erhvervsliv

08 Mar 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

I 2020 vil dansk erhvervsliv mangle 30.000 højtuddannede inden for de tekniske fag. Samtidig ligger Danmark nede på en 27. plads over attraktive karrierelande. DI, Novo Nordisk, Københavns Universitet, DTU og Copenhagen Capacity har været på charmeoffensiv på en af Bostons største karrieremesser for elitestuderende, hvor konkurrencen med Tyskland er hård.

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Thomas Hammer-Jakobsen ny director for Copenhagen Healthtech Cluster

08 Mar 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Thomas Hammer-Jakobsen står nu i spidsen for det nye samarbejde, der skal sætte Greater Copenhagen på verdenskortet inden for udvikling og eksport af sundheds- og velfærdsteknologi.

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Rekordstor international interesse for investeringer i København

08 Mar 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Greater Copenhagen skal for første gang markedsføre sig internationalt, når regionen den 10.-13. marts deltager på MIPIM i Cannes. Lanceringen af en ny investorportal og personlige invitationer fra overborgmesteren skal trække udenlandske investorer til – og interessen og investeringslysten har aldrig været større.

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Internationale studerende skæpper i statskassen

08 Mar 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

Det er en god forretning for Danmark, når en person med et ikke-dansk pas tager en hel uddannelse i Danmark. Det viser en ny analyse fra tænketanken DEA.

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Copenhagen Capacity skabte 1.310 job i 2014

08 Mar 2015  -  Danske Nyheder

I 2014 løste Copenhagen Capacity 33 investeringsfremmesager, som skabte i alt 1.310 job. Derudover hjælp vi 354 udenlandske talenter med at få job eller starte egen virksomhed i Danmark.

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Zhong Shang establishes joint venture in Copenhagen

05 Mar 2015  -  Companies

Denmark’s strong design competences was the main reason for Chinese Zhong Shang’s decision to establish a joint venture in Copenhagen.

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Copenhagen is the world’s ninth best city for expats

04 Mar 2015  -  Society and living

Copenhagen is the ninth best city in the world for expatriates well ahead of other Scandinavian capital cities according to the Mercer 2015 Quality of Living Rankings.

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Bavarian Nordic signs major deal for cancer vaccine

04 Mar 2015  -  Healthtech

Bristol-Myers Squibb signs exclusive agreement with Bavarian Nordic for PROSTVAC, a prostate-specific antigen-targeting cancer immunotherapy.

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Greater Copenhagen launches investor portal

02 Mar 2015  -  Property and Construction

“Greater Copenhagen Investments” is the new, official guide to investment opportunities in public construction, infrastructure and urban development projects in Greater Copenhagen.

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Denmark no. 1 in EU on digital performance

27 Feb 2015  -  ICT and high tech industries

Denmark tops the 2015 Digital Economy and Society Index, excelling in eHealth, eGovernment and eCommerce.

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