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Denmark no. 11 in Global Innovation Index

26 Jan 2015  -  Research & education

Denmark ranks no. 11 in Bloomberg Business’s Global Innovation Index 2015, performing exceptionally well on R&D and research personnel.

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Denmark wins international Circular Economy Award

23 Jan 2015  -  Cleantech

Denmark is no. 1 in the world to drive green transition and make effective use of resources, according to the World Economic Forum’s Young Global Leaders.

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Denmark 8th most talent competitive country

22 Jan 2015  -  Talent

Denmark ranks no. 8 in the INSEAD Global Talent Competitiveness Index 2014. The country is rewarded for the ease of doing business, its ability to grow talent and global knowledge skills.

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Innovation Fund Denmark supports young entrepreneurs

21 Jan 2015  -  Business conditions

Innovation Fund Denmark has selected 40 young entrepreneurs whose business ideas will receive coaching and funding to become growth companies. The idea catalogue includes ergonomic seats, water treatment solutions and special drones for agriculture

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Denmark among the world’s leading soft powers

14 Jan 2015  -  Business conditions

Denmark ranks no. 9 in the Soft Power Index.

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New full-scale smart city energy lab in Copenhagen

07 Jan 2015  -  Research & education

EnergyLab Nordhavn in Copenhagen will become a leading full-scale lab for test and demonstration of how to integrate electricity, heating, energy efficient buildings and electric transport in an intelligent energy system.

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Denmark is no. 12 most attractive country for Chinese investments

19 Dec 2014  -  Business conditions

Denmark is the 12th most attractive country for Chinese investments, according to the China Going Global Investment Index Report published by the Economist Intelligence Unit.

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Forbes: Denmark is best country for business 2014

18 Dec 2014  -  Business conditions

The best country for business in 2014 is Denmark, which ranked no. 1 three straight years between 2008 and 2010.

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Shandong Longlive åbner udviklingscenter i Hørsholm

18 Dec 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Biotek-virksomheden Shandong Longlive åbner sit første forsknings- og udviklingscenter uden for Kina i forskerparken Scion DTU. Shandong Longlive producerer blandt andet 2. generations bioethanol, der bruges som CO2-neutralt brændstof i transportsektoren.

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ICN har sat København på det grønne verdenskort

18 Dec 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

International Cleantech Network (ICN) bliver fra nytår en selvbærende forening. Dermed har regionens kommuner, universiteter og virksomheder fortsat adgang til udenlandske cleantech-samarbejdspartnere og eksportmarkeder.

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Kommunebranding 2014

18 Dec 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Rådene og de gode eksempler var mange, da Kommunebranding 2014 løb af stablen for kommuner fra hele landet. På podiet stod blandt andre økonomi- og indenrigsminister Morten Østergaard, som bakker op om Copenhagen-samarbejdet.

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Udlændinge skal øge dansk eksport

18 Dec 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Nyt projekt ”Go International” bygger bro mellem danske virksomheders eksportmålsætninger og udenlandske talenters lokale markedsviden. Målet er at øge eksporten i små og mellemstore virksomheder.

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Talent Attraction-kampagner virker

18 Dec 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Talent Attraction Denmarks kampagner og værktøjer skaber stor værdi, vurderer danske virksomheder. Projektet har medvirket til at skaffe 150 internationale talenter job i Danmark og skabt positiv medieomtale af Danmark som studiedestination i 26 lande.

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Københavns Kommune partner i talentstrategi

18 Dec 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

En vigtig del af den regionale talentstrategi er velkomsten af udenlandske talenter. Den opgave skal Københavns Kommune fremover varetage. En række initiativer skal udvikles i samarbejde med regionens kommuner.

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Ny kontrakt skal sikre 4.000 nye jobs i ”Greater Copenhagen”

18 Dec 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Region Hovedstaden og Copenhagen Capacity har fornyet sin kontrakt. Det skal sikre 4.000 nye jobs ved at trække udenlandske investorer, virksomheder og talenter til Greater Copenhagen-regionen.

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Denmark tops Web Index 2014-15

16 Dec 2014  -  ICT and high tech industries

Denmark tops the Web Index 2014-15 by World Wide Web Foundation, ranking top on affordable access to high quality internet infrastructure, as well as investment in the education and skills citizens need to use the Web well.

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Denmark leads Climate Change Performance Index 2015

12 Dec 2014  -  Business conditions

For the third consecutive year, Denmark tops the Climate Change Performance Index table with positive trends in all index categories and with the leading position in the policy sector.

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Copenhagen no. 3 in fDi’s Global Cities ranking

10 Dec 2014  -  Business conditions

Copenhagen is ranked third for its FDI strategy in fDi’s Global Cities of the Future ranking 2014/15 and tops the tables for both human capital and life style in the category Large Cities.

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Copenhagen lighting the way to greener, more efficient cities

09 Dec 2014  -  Business conditions

Aimed at saving money, cutting the use of fossil fuels and easing mobility, a growing wireless network of streetlamps and sensors will help Copenhagen’s 1.2 million citizens meet the city’s ambitious goal of becoming the world’s first carbon-neutral capital by 2025.

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Denmark is the least corrupt country in the world

08 Dec 2014  -  Society and living

For the third time in a row, Denmark occupies the top spot in Transparency International's study of corruption worldwide. No bribery and an open and well-functioning public sector have placed Denmark in the top of the rankings since the first study in 1995.

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