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Dette skal København leve af i fremtiden

07 Mar 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

Medicin, fødevarer, big data, lyd, kvanteteknologi og bioenergi. København er forskningsmæssigt i verdenseliten indenfor en række områder, der har potentiale til at tiltrække kæmpeinvesteringer og virksomheder fra hele verden, viser en ny analyse.

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Singularity University opens innovation hub in Copenhagen

02 Mar 2017  -  ICT and high tech industries

The Silicon Valley tech pioneer, Singularity University, has chosen Copenhagen for its first major hub outside the United States.

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New genome research centre for precision medicine opens in Denmark

27 Feb 2017  -  Life Science

Denmark is renowned for its strong health research traditions and unique way of organising the health data of citizens. The new genome research centre in Denmark will further unfold the great potential of personalised medicine.

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Denmark tops sustainable energy index by World Bank

23 Feb 2017  -  Cleantech

Denmark has the best framework conditions in the world when it comes to access to energy, energy efficiency, and renewable energy, states the World Bank in a new report.

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Denmark is the third most attractive staffing market

15 Feb 2017  -  Business conditions

Denmark is the world's third most attractive market for staffing, according to new report by Staffing Industry Analysts.

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DTU Biosustain gets 15.7m EUR to commercialise fermentation research

09 Feb 2017  -  Life Science

The Novo Nordisk Foundation has granted 15.7 million EUR for the establishment of a fermentation plant at DTU Biosustain. The plant will accelerate the production of sustainable chemicals and medicine and bring research one big step closer to industrial use.

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C40 opens permanent base for green transition in Copenhagen

06 Feb 2017  -  Cleantech

C40 – the world’s leading climate network for megacities – opens a permanent base in Copenhagen today. The new base will create closer collaboration between cities and the private sector to speed up the transition to low-carbon economies.

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FMC åbner nyt europæisk hovedkontor og forskningscenter i København

27 Jan 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

Den amerikanske virksomhed FMC Corporation har valgt København til sit nye europæiske innovationscenter. Et stærkt forskningsmiljø for fødevarer og bioteknologi samt adgang til specialiseret arbejdskraft var afgørende for virksomhedens beslutning.

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Astellas: København ligger perfekt til vores nordiske hovedkontor

27 Jan 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

København kan noget få andre skandinaviske storbyer formår, nemlig at skabe en arbejdsplads med mange nationaliteter. Det mener medicinalgiganten Astellas, som derfor har placeret alt support til sine salgskontorer i Norden og Baltikum i Kastrup.

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København er verdens mest attraktive by for internationale talenter

27 Jan 2017  -  Danske Nyheder

København er verdens bedste by og region, når det handler om at tiltrække, fastholde og udvikle talenter til erhvervslivet. Det viser en frisk udgave af rapporten, Global Talent Competitive Index.

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Denmark is the least corrupt country in the world

25 Jan 2017  -  Business conditions

Denmark once again takes the top spot as the least corrupt country in Transparency International’s global study of public sector corruption.

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Help us build the future IoT platform for cities

18 Jan 2017  -  ICT and high tech industries

SELECT for Cities has a budget of 3.4 million Euros to launch an innovation challenge to build the future IoT platform for cities – call for tenders opens on 9 February 2017.

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Copenhagen is the world’s best city for talent

17 Jan 2017  -  Talent

Copenhagen is the best city in the world in terms of growing, attracting, retaining and creating attractive conditions for talent according to the Global Talent Competitiveness Index 2017.

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Forbes: Denmark is the world's sixth best country for business

03 Jan 2017  -  Business conditions

Denmark takes the sixth position in the prestigious Best Countries for Business 2016 ranking by Forbes.

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Historic expansion of Copenhagen Airport

20 Dec 2016  -  Location and infrastructure

Copenhagen Airport is one of Europe’s fastest-growing airports. A brand new expansion plan will create capacity and facilities to handle 40 million passengers a year and new routes, including 17 long-haul routes.

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Copenhagen is Europe’s best talent destination

16 Dec 2016  -  Talent

Copenhagen ranks top in the 2017 European Cities Talent Competitiveness Index, praising for the city for its ability to grow talent and building global knowledge.

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Greater Copenhagen is among Europe's top 5 logistics regions

14 Dec 2016  -  Location and infrastructure

Catella has named the leading logistics regions in Europe, offering real estate investors the greatest potential in the coming years. Greater Copenhagen takes the fifth spot with high yields and an attractive risk profile.

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Denmark ranks fourth of 152 countries in new innovation index

13 Dec 2016  -  Business conditions

Denmark is the fourth best country in the world for businesses to thrive, scoring particularly highly on the creativity & innovation and freedom dimensions.

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AsiaInfo expands in Copenhagen

04 Dec 2016  -  Companies

China’s largest provider of software and IT services to the telecommunications industry, AsiaInfo, is hiring 30 international software developers to support the company’s activities in Denmark.

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Denmark has the world’s highest worker happiness

02 Dec 2016  -  Talent

Employees in Denmark are the happiest in the world according to the 2016 Global Workforce Happiness Index by Universum, conducted among young professionals in 57 markets.

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