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CCC årsdag - Når byerne tager cleantech-førertrøjen på

30 Sep 2013  -  Cleantech

Den 23. oktober slår Copenhagen Cleantech Cluster dørene op for deres 4. årsdag. Temaet for dette års konference er bæredygtige løsninger for byer i et globalt og lokalt perspektiv.

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New long-haul routes to the US to bring Denmark DKK 61 million in extra turnover

22 Sep 2013  -  Location and infrastructure

Norwegian's two new direct routes from Copenhagen to Los Angeles and New York will benefit the Danish economy by 33,000 more American tourists annually and an additional DKK 61 million in turnover.

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Copenhagen has Scandinavia's best university

19 Sep 2013  -  Research & education

The University of Copenhagen is the best university in the Nordic countries. That is the conclusion of the QS World University Rankings from its international ranking of the world's foremost universities.

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Copenhagen awarded Climate Leadership Prize

18 Sep 2013  -  Cleantech

The city of Copenhagen has won the Carbon Measurement and Planning category in a new Leadership Prize Award as a result of its comprehensive and targeted carbon reduction master plan, the CPH 2025 Climate Plan. Copenhagen aims to become the first carbon neutral capital city by 2025.

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Danish companies among the world’s most innovative

17 Sep 2013  -  Research & education

A new analysis conducted by the international business magazine, Forbes, places Coloplast, Carlsberg and Novo Nordisk among the 100 most innovative companies in the world. Furthermore, the rankings make Denmark the Nordic leader in innovation.

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Denmark is the happiest nation in the world

13 Sep 2013  -  Society and living

The UN’s second World Happiness Report confirms that Danes are the happiest people in the world. Denmark also took top spot in 2012.

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New Danish House of Green will showcase sustainable solutions

12 Sep 2013  -  Cleantech

Denmark’s first interactive visitor and exhibition centre for green solutions, the House of Green, is now open to the public. It was inaugurated on 5th September 2013 by H.R.H. Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark, the Minister for Climate, Energy and Buildings, Martin Lidegaard, and the Minister for the Environment, Ida Auken.

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Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Copenhagen

09 Sep 2013  -  Society and living

Copenhagen will be hosting the Eurovision Song Contest in 2014, the Danish Broadcasting Corporation (DR) announced last week.

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The GWA Corps put the welfare state on the agenda

06 Sep 2013  -  Goodwill Ambassador Corps

'Growing Copenhagen' was the theme of this year’s annual goodwill ambassador seminar. The seminar focused on the city's development, challenges and strengths, and especially the discussion paper "The future Danish Society Model" attracted attention.

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Barnaby travels to Copenhagen

05 Sep 2013  -  Creative and entertainment

Midsomer Murders, in Denmark known as ‘Barnaby’, travels to Copenhagen for a unique joint episode created with the producers of The Killing (Forbrydelsen).

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Danish Life Science network receives EU Gold Label

04 Sep 2013  -  Life Science

The Danish Innovation Network for Health & Life Sciences, Biopeople, has been awarded the Cluster Management Excellence Gold Label, the highest level a cluster organisation can reach in the European Union. Biopeople is the first European cluster organisation in the field of Health & Life Sciences to receive the award.

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GWA korpset sætter velfærdssamfundet på dagsordnen

30 Aug 2013  -  Danske Nyheder

’København i Vækst’ var temaet, som dannede rammen for det netop afsluttet årlige goodwill ambassadør seminar. Under den paraply blev der sat fokus på hovedstadens udvikling, udfordringer og styrkepositioner, og især debatoplægget ”Fremtiden Danske Samfundsmodel”, tiltrak opmærksomhed.

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Copenhagen Capacity lander ny vækstaftale med Vækstforum Sjælland

29 Aug 2013  -  Danske Nyheder

Copenhagen Capacity, der står i spidsen for et konsortium, som også inkluderer Invest in Denmark, Slagelse kommune og Næsted kommune, er glade for at kunne annoncere en ny vækstaftale med Vækstforum Sjælland.

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Danish fashion is successful abroad

28 Aug 2013  -  Creative and entertainment

International exports within the fashion industry bring in billions.

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SAS opens new international routes from Jutland

27 Aug 2013  -  Location and infrastructure

SAS has opened two new international routes to Sweden’s capital, Stockholm, from the two major airports located in Jutland – Aalborg and Billund.

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Copenhagen Capacity bidrager til fastholdelse af 40 talenter

27 Aug 2013  -  Danske Nyheder

Udenlandske virksomheder stod på spring for at kapre nogle af de medarbejdere, som IO Interactive desværre blev nødt til at opsige i juni.

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Copenhagen Capacity - Ny direktør for Investment Promotion

26 Aug 2013  -  Danske Nyheder

Copenhagen Capacity er glade for at kunne meddele, at Marianna Lubanski har sagt ja til jobbet som direktør for Investment Promotion & Klynger.

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Denmark to address climate change through active policymaking

26 Aug 2013  -  Society and living

A new catalogue of ides lays the foundations for a new climate change bill introduced by the Danish government during the upcoming session of parliament. These climate policy initiatives set out a variety of ways in which Denmark can reach its target of a 40% reduction in emissions by 2020.

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Kom til morgenmadsmøde med Ferring Pharmaceuticals

25 Aug 2013  -  Danske Nyheder

Tirsdag den 10. september inviterer Copenhagen Capacity og Ferring Pharmaceuticals til morgenmadsmøde.

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Danish specialist to build waste wood-based power plant in Northern Ireland

10 Aug 2013  -  Cleantech

The Danish power plant specialist Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor (BWSC) has been chosen to build Northern Ireland's first biomass power plant.

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