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Talenttiltrækning er nordisk udfordring

03 Nov 2016  -  Talent

Mange internationale virksomheder overser, at der er store nationale forskelle mellem de skandinaviske lande – men de samles om, at talenttiltrækning er en topprioritet. Det var konklusionerne, da nordiske direktører og HR-chefer mødtes for at dele erfaringer og udfordringer.

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Piper Environmental Group chooses Greater Copenhagen

03 Nov 2016  -  Cleantech

The US based ozone solutions company, Piper Environmental Group, Inc., has moved their global headquarters and production to Greater Copenhagen, Denmark. Access to a leading water management hub and an innovative and collaborative business environment were decisive factors.

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Bicycles outnumber cars in Copenhagen

02 Nov 2016  -  Society and living

More bikes than cars now transport Copenhageners to and from the city, making bicycles the most popular mode of transportation in central Copenhagen.

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Taiwanese GlobalWafers Co. acquires Danish Topsil Semiconductor Materials

28 Oct 2016  -  Cleantech

The acquisition serves to pave the way for the companies to become the best silicon wafer suppliers in the world.

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World Bank: Denmark easiest country for business in Europe

26 Oct 2016  -  Business conditions

For the sixth year in a row, Denmark ranks number one in Europe on the Ease of Doing Business Index by the World Bank.

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Plan B Energy Storage sets up operations in Copenhagen

25 Oct 2016  -  Companies

Marine energy storage manufacturer Plan B Energy Storage has set up in Copenhagen, bringing energy storage systems to marine and grid solutions in Denmark. The Danish commitment to eliminating harmful emissions and the country’s green vision were decisive factors.

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Copenhagen Airport best in Europe

21 Oct 2016  -  Location and infrastructure

Copenhagen Airport was named best airport in Europe and the seventh best in the world at the Readers’ Choice Awards “world’s best airports” by the travel magazine Condé Nast Traveler.

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Copenhagen’s cleantech cluster wins best-practice award

19 Oct 2016  -  Cleantech

Copenhagen Cleantech Cluster won a prestigious award at the 2016 RegioStars Awards, celebrating Europe’s most original and innovative projects which could be attractive and inspiring to other regions.

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American pharma giant invests billions in Danish biotech research

17 Oct 2016  -  Life Science

The US based pharmaceutical giant Bristol-Myers Squibb has developed a promising long-distance relationship with Denmark, having invested more than USD 2.37 billion in Danish biotech companies and research in just two years.

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The Nordics are now officially the biggest unicorn factory in the world

14 Oct 2016  -  Companies

The Nordic startup scene is on a roll. The last five years have seen at least one billion-dollar exit from the Nordics per year.

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Denmark tops sustainable energy index

13 Oct 2016  -  Cleantech

Denmark ranks first overall, and also on the energy security dimension, in the 2016 Energy Trilemma Index by World Energy Council. Denmark’s performance is excellently balanced, resulting in a triple-A score.

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Competition: do you want to co-create a supranational IoE platform for European cities?

12 Oct 2016  -  ICT and high tech industries

The SELECT for Cities competition invites European companies to design and develop a data-driven, single-solution Internet-of-Everything (IoE) platform across European cities – namely Copenhagen, Helsinki and Antwerp.

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Copenhagen Airport among the world’s best for route development

06 Oct 2016  -  Business conditions

For the fourth year in a row, airlines from around the world have ranked Copenhagen Airport among the world’s elite when it comes to developing new air routes.

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IBM åbner innovationscenter i København

05 Oct 2016  -  Location and infrastructure

Til nytår åbner IBM et nyt innovationscenter i København, som i de næste to år skal ansætte 250 it-talenter. De nye konsulenter skal fokusere på banebrydende teknologier inden for big data, cognitive computing og digitale forretningsområder og skal udvikle fremtidens smarte it-løsninger.

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New IBM client innovation centre in Copenhagen

05 Oct 2016  -  Companies

IBM is expanding its global activities with a new innovation centre in Copenhagen. Within two years, 250 IT professionals will be employed at the new centre, working with ground-breaking technologies within big data and cognitive computing. The first talents will join already by the beginning of 2017.

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Mød nye internationale medarbejdere

04 Oct 2016  -  Talent

Mandag den 12. december afholder Copenhagen Capacity igen international talentkonference. Mød 150 internationale studerende fra 70 lande, som læser en videregående uddannelse i Danmark og kigger efter job i Danmark.

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15 tyske investorer så på projekter i Greater Copenhagen

04 Oct 2016  -  Business conditions

Copenhagen Capacity og Invest in Skåne har for første gang sammen inviteret til Real Estate Investor Summit i Frankfurt, hvor 15 tyske investorer så nærmere på bygge- og infrastrukturprojekter i Greater Copenhagen.

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Consultation on Denmark’s next generation of Digital Post

30 Sep 2016  -  ICT and high tech industries

The Agency for Digitisation is holding a public consultation on Denmark’s next generation Digital Post solution, ending on 12 October, for suppliers to enrich the content and direction.

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Denmark no. 2 in European Innovation Scoreboard 2016

28 Sep 2016  -  Business conditions

Denmark is the second-best performing innovation leader among the EU Member States in the 2016 European Innovation Scoreboard.

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Denmark second strongest engineering nation in the world

26 Sep 2016  -  ICT and high tech industries

Denmark is the second strongest engineering country in the world according to a new Engineering Index by the Centre for Economics and Business Research.

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