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ESS og MAX IV vil skabe vækst

06 Nov 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Hovedstadsregionen skal udnytte det store vækstpotentiale, som forskningsfaciliteterne ESS og MAX IV repræsenterer. Derfor er nationale rundbordsdrøftelser netop gået i gang, som bygger videre på projektet ”ESS og MAX IV som vækstmotorer i hovedstadsregionen”.

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Expat Study 2014: Sådan fastholder vi internationale talenter

06 Nov 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Højtuddannede udlændinge er en mangelvare i Danmark. Nu viser Expat Study 2014, at jobtilfredshed, gode sociale netværk og familiens integration er de tre hovedfaktorer, som får udenlandske medarbejdere i Danmark til at blive længere.

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Højtuddannede udlændinge dumper Danmark

06 Nov 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

København halter efter Stockholm, Oslo og Berlin i konkurrencen om at tiltrække højtuddannede udlændinge. Derfor arbejder lægemiddelproducenten Biogen Idec i Hillerød sammen med Talent Attraction Denmark om at tiltrække biotek-specialister.

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Hovedstadsregionen vil tjene milliarder på velfærdsløsninger

06 Nov 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Den 19. november lanceres Copenhagen Healthtech Cluster (CHC) – en ny offentligt-privat erhvervsklynge, der skal omsætte danske velfærdsløsninger til eksport, vækst og arbejdspladser. Bag CHC står blandt andet Region Hovedstaden og Københavns Kommune.

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Hitachi åbner europæisk Big Data-udviklingscenter i København

06 Nov 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Den japanske teknologi-gigant Hitachi har netop åbnet sit første kontinentaleuropæiske Big Data-udviklingscenter i København. Målet er at udvikle nye digitale sundhedsløsninger og systemer, der optimerer bytrafikken og reducerer klimapåvirkningen.

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Copenhagen Cleantech Cluster skabte job og vækst

06 Nov 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

1096 nye job, tiltrækning af flere internationale virksomheder og starthjælp til over 100 iværksættervirksomheder. Sådan lyder nogle af de resultater, som Copenhagen Cleantech Cluster har skabt, viser en evaluering af det fireårige projekt.

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Hitachi opens Big Data laboratory in Copenhagen

05 Nov 2014  -  Companies

Hitachi chooses Copenhagen for its first Big Data laboratory in mainland Europe. Denmark’s strong competencies in data availability, health technology, smart city and energy efficiency were decisive for the choice.

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Denmark is the world’s 4th best country

04 Nov 2014  -  Business conditions

Denmark ranks 4th globally in the 2014 Prosperity Index, having risen two places place since last year. Denmark's best performance is in the Entrepreneurship & Opportunity sub-index, where it ranks 2nd in 2014.

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UK Institute of Export turns its spotlight on trade with the Nordic nations

03 Nov 2014  -  Economy

The UK’s export to the Nordic countries, when the Baltic states are included, is equal to Britain’s export to all of the BRIC markets put together. The Institute of Export offers businesses an afternoon seminar on how to approach the Nordic markets in London on November 12.

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Expat Study 2014: Denmark is great for career and family life

03 Nov 2014  -  Talent

9 out of 10 expats enjoy working and living in Denmark, and 46% of expats in Denmark plan on prolonging their stay, shows the new Expat Study 2014.

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Osudio opens office in Copenhagen

31 Oct 2014  -  Companies

Osudio, one of Europe’s leading eBusiness specialists, has opened an office in Copenhagen to better service the company’s growing Scandinavian client base.

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World Bank: Denmark best European country for business in 2015

30 Oct 2014  -  Business conditions

For the 4th consecutive year, Denmark is the easiest country in Europe to do business, according to the World Bank’s Doing Business report.

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Denmark far with green transition

28 Oct 2014  -  Society and living

In 2020, 71% of Denmark's electricity consumption will be supplied by renewable energy. Also, Danish carbon emissions are dropping, and Denmark will meet its 2020 EU energy targets with a good margin.

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Novo Nordisk is the second best science employer in the world

24 Oct 2014  -  Companies

Novo Nordisk is ranked second in the 2014 Science Careers Top Employers Survey. The key drivers of the ranking are the categories 'Treats employees with respect', 'Has loyal employees' and 'Is socially responsible'.

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Verdion builds strategic logistics facility in Copenhagen

23 Oct 2014  -  Supply Chain

The major real estate investor and developer Verdion is constructing a 15,000 m2 strategic logistics facility in Copenhagen to service the storage and distribution needs for one of the world’s largest healthcare companies.

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Denmark has the biggest drug development pipeline in the Nordics

22 Oct 2014  -  Life Science

The Nordic life science sector is performing well with a 11.3bn Euro turnover in 2013 of which drugs accounted for 7.3bn. Denmark has the biggest drug development pipeline in the Nordics.

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Copenhagen tops green city index

22 Oct 2014  -  Cleantech

For the second time, Copenhagen claims the title as the ’Green City’ of the world in the GGEI report, proving the city as a top market for green investments.

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New intelligent parking solutions for cyclists

17 Oct 2014  -  Society and living

New project in the Öresund Region focuses on developing intelligent parking solutions for bicycles.

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Denmark ranks third on the EIU Mental Health Integration Index

13 Oct 2014  -  Society and living

A recent EIU report ranks Denmark no. 3, ahead of the other Scandinavian countries, in a comparison among 30 European countries on supporting people with mental health illness.

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Expats in Denmark: A happy place for families

10 Oct 2014  -  Society and living

Denmark receives the highest rating for family well-being in general in the Expat Insider Survey 2014.

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