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Denmark is the fourth most digital country in Europe

13 Jun 2019  -  ICT and high tech industries

Denmark ranks fourth out of the 28 EU Member States in the Digital Economy and Society Index 2019. Denmark improved its score in all dimensions, making most progress in integrating digital technology by businesses.

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Construction and real estate investment opportunities are booming in Copenhagen. Copenhagen is cheaper than Stockholm

Beckhoff Automation er årets tyske virksomhed

12 Jun 2019  -  Danske Nyheder

Beckhoff Automation vinder prisen German Company of the Year 2019, der overrækkes af Dansk-Tysk Handelskammer i samarbejde med Copenhagen Capacity og Invest in Denmark. Prisen anerkender tyske virksomheder, der bidrager til at skabe positiv fremgang i Danmark.

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Smart city business opportunities in Greater Copenhagen

Beckhoff Automation awarded German Company of the Year

11 Jun 2019  -  Companies

Beckhoff Automation is named German Company of the Year 2019. The award recognises a German company who has contributed to growth and development in Denmark and is awarded by the Danish-German Chamber of Commerce, Copenhagen Capacity and Invest in Denmark.

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Consultants at the harbour

Denmark is world leader in gender equality

04 Jun 2019  -  Talent

Denmark emerged as the world’s most progressive country in terms of gender equality, achieving a near-excellent score in new report released by Equal Measures 2030.

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Medicon Valley clinical trials

Indian life sciences advisory company opens office in Greater Copenhagen

29 May 2019  -  Healthtech

The Indian consulting company Wayinia has opened an office in Greater Copenhagen. Wayinia’s aim is to help Scandinavian health care and medtech companies enter the Indian market and to support Indian companies that seek collaborative partners in Scandinavia.

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Smart city business opportunities in Greater Copenhagen

Denmark is 9th best in global AI ready governments index

28 May 2019  -  ICT and high tech industries

Greater Copenhagen is happy hunting grounds for AI companies. Denmark is the world’s most digital country, and now Denmark is also ranked the ninth strongest in the world to exploit the innovative potential of AI in public services.

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Life sciences business opportunities in Greater Copenhagen and Medicon Valley

Mød os på Folkemødet 2019

24 May 2019  -  Danske Nyheder

Life science-forskning og danske sundhedsdata har kæmpe vækstpotentiale for Danmark – men hvad kræver det, hvis vi skal indfri det potentiale i de kommende år? Mød os på årets Folkemøde i en række debatter med debattører, der ikke er bange for at tage bladet fra munden.

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Construction and real estate investment opportunities are booming in Copenhagen. Copenhagen is cheaper than Stockholm

Copenhagen is the world’s 8th smartest sustainable city

16 May 2019  -  Cleantech

Up four spots, Copenhagen is now the eighth best city in the world when it comes to competitiveness, sustainability and quality of life for its inhabitants.

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Life Science young people

Airfinity åbner globalt kompetencecenter i København

13 May 2019  -  Danske Nyheder

Airfinity, som står bag verdens første globale platform til at monitorere konferencer, har netop åbnet et globalt kompetencecenter i København. Beslutningen skyldes primært hovedstadsregionens stærke life science-miljø, og at København kan blive et alternativ til London, hvis Brexit rammer hårdt.

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Talents at IT University of Copenhagen

Technical University of Denmark best in the Nordics

13 May 2019  -  Research & education

Reuters has announced Europe’s 100 most innovative universities – the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) retains the top spot in the Nordics and ranks number 13 in Europe.

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Finding talent in Greater Copenhagen

Networking, recruitment and job interviews at MIT career fair

10 May 2019  -  Talent

Recruitment activities played a big role when Copenhagen Capacity and partners joined employer branding forces at MIT European Career Fair in Boston. So far, delegation partners are looking at potential hires of more than 10 candidates.

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Happy people in Denmark

Denmark is the world’s best country to live in

30 Apr 2019  -  Society and living

Denmark has been named the world’s best country to live in for both business and life by CEOWORLD magazine. Denmark wins for its healthcare services, clean environment and affordable housing and living costs.

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Copenhagen offers excellent conditions for a Nordic headquarters

Ny kampagne skal tiltrække udenlandske faglærte

03 Apr 2019  -  Danske Nyheder

Hver gang restauranterhvervet slår tre kokkestillinger op, lykkes det kun at besætte de to. Samme udfordring har industrien, som i 2025 vil mangle op mod 70.000 faglærte. En ny kampagne skal derfor trække udenlandsk faglært arbejdskraft til virksomheder i Greater Copenhagen.

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Green transport Copenhagen

Copenhagen city buses will be electric by 2025

02 Apr 2019  -  Cleantech

All diesel-powered buses in Copenhagen will be replaced by electric buses by 2025. This will contribute to the City of Copenhagen’s goal of becoming carbon neutral.

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Do you want to work with the best sustainable urban innovators? In Copenhagen you can.

25 Mar 2019  -  Cleantech

BLOXHUB in Copenhagen is the Nordic hub and launchpad for sustainable urban solutions. The new kid on the block, BABLE, is a smart city exchange platform open for cities, companies and experts who want to share solutions and find opportunities – and you are invited.

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Danes are the second happiest people in the world

Danes are the second happiest people in the world

21 Mar 2019  -  Society and living

Denmark comes second in the World Happiness Report 2019 which ranks 156 countries by how happy their citizens perceive themselves to be.

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Business news and events in Greater Copenhagen

Global fintech-virksomhed åbner skandinavisk kontor i København

19 Mar 2019  -  Danske Nyheder

Mange danske iværksættere har svært ved at rejse investorkapital i de mellemste vækststadier. Det vil fintech-virksomheden Funderbeam lave om på med sin crowdfundingplatform, hvor almindelige danskere kan investere i nyopstartede virksomheder.

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Copenhagen is renowned for its bicycle culture and excellent bicycle infrastructure - Photo Thomas Høyrup Christensen

Copenhagen is the world’s smartest city

13 Mar 2019  -  Cleantech

Copenhagen is named the world’s “smartest city” by Future Today Institute. Public-private partnerships, accessible digitized citizen data, and long-term urban planning and environmental protection are some of the reasons for the city’s top ranking.

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eSport award

eSport-kampagne nomineret til mere international hæder

11 Mar 2019  -  Danske Nyheder

Online-udfordringen, Codenhagen Challenge, som Copenhagen Capacity udviklede til at lokke udenlandske it-udviklere til Greater Copenhagen, er igen nomineret ved en international prisuddeling. Denne gang er det World Media Awards i London, der har Codenhagen med i kapløbet om hele to priser.

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International talent at work in Denmark

How to attract tech talent from China?

04 Mar 2019  -  Talent

China has a booming tech talent generation which opens opportunities for companies in Denmark. In the search for new ways to get the attention of these talents, Copenhagen Capacity arranged a case competition – and the winning team had some very interesting input turning Greater Copenhagen’s usual selling points upside down.

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