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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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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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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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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 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 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 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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Denmark improves competitiveness

04 Sep 2014  -  Business conditions

Denmark jumps up two places to reach a 13th place in World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report 2014-15. This owes to, among other things, Denmark’s improved credit rating and more favorable macroeconomic conditions.

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20 år: fra markedsføring til erhvervsudvikling

02 Sep 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

I år fylder Copenhagen Capacity 20 år. Formålet om at tiltrække værdi udefra har ikke ændret sig siden 1994. Men det har arbejdet. I dag tager Copenhagen Capacity aktiv del i at udvikle regionen, så den bliver attraktiv for udenlandske investorer – en opgave, som fokuseret vækstdagsorden støtter op om.

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Top-erhvervsfolk: København har gode muligheder i den globale konkurrence

02 Sep 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

København er godt rustet til konkurrencen med større europæiske byer – men det kræver markedsføring. Mere åbne netværk vil desuden gøre det nemmere at tiltrække virksomheder og talenter. Sådan lød nogle af konklusionerne, da Copenhagen Goodwill Ambassadør-korpset mødtes til sit årlige seminar i København.

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Cisco skaber vækst i hovedstadsregionen

01 Sep 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Amerikanske Cisco har fået øje på København, Albertslund og Frederikssund, hvor parterne nu udvikler nye smart city-løsninger. Copenhagen Capacity hjælper regionens kommuner med at skabe flere af disse værdifulde samarbejder.

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Politicians agree on international school in the Carlsberg city district

01 Sep 2014  -  Research & education

The Copenhagen City Council has approved the contract for the construction of Denmark's first international school in the Carlsberg city district.

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Håndbog: tiltræk og fasthold udenlandske virksomheder

01 Sep 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

En ny, gratis håndbog giver inspiration og vejledning til, hvordan din kommune bedst forbereder sig på at tiltrække og servicere udenlandske virksomheder. Håndbogen er udviklet af Copenhagen Capacity og 15 kommuner i hovedstadsområdet.

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Kina skal investere endnu mere i regionen

01 Sep 2014  -  Danske Nyheder

Projekt Sourcing China har på to år skabt 249 job i regionen. For at fortsætte den udvikling fokuserer Sourcing China i de næste to år blandt andet på at teste rammerne for et kinesisk velkomstcenter og at tiltrække flere nordiske hovedkonterer blandt kinesiske virksomheder i Europa.

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