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Wallander and The Bridge III shoot in Copenhagen

09 Oct 2014  -  Creative and entertainment

This autumn, two popular TV dramas will shoot in Copenhagen: BBC’s successful TV production of ”Wallander” starring Kenneth Branagh and the Danish-Swedish TV series “The Bridge”. The Copenhagen Film Fund provides funding.

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Testkommuner til Copenhagens modtageapparat udvalgt

08 Oct 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Et af Fokuseret Vækstdagsordens vigtige indsatsområder er et fælles modtageapparat for internationale delegationer. 10 testkommuner er nu udpeget.

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Danish sustainable city addresses storm water management

06 Oct 2014  -  Society and living

Denmark’s newest sustainable city Vinge plans a man-made delta to protect the city against seasonal flooding.

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Ny udviklingschef i Copenhagen Capacity

01 Oct 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Copenhagen Capacity har fået ny udviklingschef: Rune Rasmussen som siden 2010 har været sekretariatschef for Copenhagen Cleantech Cluster.

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WTM åbner skandinavisk salgskontor i København

01 Oct 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Den tyske virksomhed WTM Engineers International har åbnet et skandinavisk salgskontor i København. Det skyldes regionens massive investeringer i infrastrukturprojekter, og at WTM herfra har nem adgang til de andre nordiske markeder.

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Copenhagen Capacity i Launch Nordic-ekspertpanel

01 Oct 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Copenhagen Capacity er med i Launch Nordics ekspertpanel, der skal hjælpe ni internationale innovatører inden for materiale- og tekstiludvikling. Bag Launch Nordic står blandt andre Nike, NASA og en lang række nordiske partnere.

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Danish government promises more international schools

01 Oct 2014  -  Society and living

The Danish government will allow municipalities to increase the number of international schools in order to improve expat life in Denmark further.

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Stor interesse for fælles modtageapparat i kommunerne

30 Sep 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Ni kommuner er udvalgt som pilotkommuner, der skal teste det kommende fælles modtageapparat for Copenhagen-regionen. Modtageapparatet skal sikre, at internationale erhvervsdelegationer skaber mest mulig værdi i regionen.

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CNN: København er verdens sundeste by

30 Sep 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

København er ikke bare befolket af verdens lykkeligste mennesker – vores hovedstad er også verdens sundeste by, ifølge den amerikanske nyhedskanal CNN. Den nye fjer i hatten gavner arbejdet med at brande og markedsføre København og regionen internationalt som et godt sted af bo og arbejde.

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Copenhagen first in Europe to offer airline check-in onboard cruise ships

26 Sep 2014  -  Location and infrastructure

Copenhagen Airport is the first airport in Europe to offer onboard airline check-in services. This makes travelling easier for cruise passengers and gives them more time for sightseeing and shopping while in Copenhagen.

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Denmark wins Open Government Award

26 Sep 2014  -  Society and living

Denmark’s National Association of Senior Citizens Councils carried off a first prize at the international Open Government Awards 2014 in New York.

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E.ON invests in green transport solutions in Copenhagen

25 Sep 2014  -  Cleantech

The power company E.ON takes a significant next step in a strategic focus on green transport in Denmark by entering the Danish Electric Vehicle (EV) market.

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Copenhagen Airport still among the world's best at route development

24 Sep 2014  -  Location and infrastructure

At the World Routes conference in Chicago this week, Copenhagen Airport was awarded as one of the world’s three best airports at route development in the category of airports with 20-50 million passengers per year.

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Copenhagen tops EU entrepreneurship index

24 Sep 2014  -  Business conditions

New international index ranks Copenhagen first for entrepreneurship in the EU.

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Copenhagen third best university in continental Europe

19 Sep 2014  -  Research & education

The University of Copenhagen moves up three spots to 39th in the world on the prestigious Shanghai ranking.

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Royal branding of Denmark as a great talent destination

17 Sep 2014  -  Society and living

Denmark has a great balance of work life, social life and family life, says Princess Marie of Denmark in a new film developed to attract foreign talent to Denmark. Princess Marie is seconded by Ken and Kate from USA, Aditya from India, Kike from Colombia and Stephanie and Fabrizio from France and Cameroon.

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First Danish World Trade Center now open for business

12 Sep 2014  -  Companies

On 12 September 2014, Denmark got its first World Trade Center. The new 16,000 sqm business centre, which is located in Copenhagen, is part of the worldwide brand the World Trade Center Association.

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Copenhagen is the healthiest city in the world

11 Sep 2014  -  Business conditions

Copenhagen tops CNN’s 2014 list of the world’s healthiest cities.

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Danish biotech company nominated as most innovative SME in the EU

10 Sep 2014  -  Cleantech

The European Association for Bioindustries (EuropaBio) has announced the top five biotech SMEs in Europe, who will compete to win the award as the ‘Most Innovative EU Biotech SME’. The innovative Danish biotech company, Biosyntia, is among the five contenders.

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Danish company wins the 2014 Award for Leadership in New Energy

09 Sep 2014  -  Companies

The Danish energy company DONG Energy is winner of the 2014 Award for Leadership in New Energy, presented by Energy Intelligence. The award recognises a company that is at the forefront of the energy transition from traditional fossil fuels to alternative energy forms.

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