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Read the latest news about Greater Copenhagen’s business and investment environment.

Denmark’s 6 largest cities to spearhead green transition in public transportation

7 July, 2020

Denmark’s six largest municipalities will accelerate the green transition in public transportation by committing to making all new city buses zero emission buses from 2021. This will benefit the climate and air quality in the cities.

Copenhagen will be new hub for zero carbon shipping

25 June, 2020

New fuel types and technologies in shipping are needed to decarbonise operations and making the industry sustainable. Industry majors led by A.P. Møller Mærsk have teamed up in an effort to develop such new solutions by launching the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping in Copenhagen.

Denmark is fourth most digital country in the world

18 June, 2020

Denmark comes fourth place in the Digital Economy and Society Index 2020, which tracks the progress of digitisation in areas like connectivity, digital skills and digital public services in the EU.

Expats elsker Danmark

16 June, 2020

9 ud af 10 expats er vilde med at bo i Danmark – og er særligt glade for balancen mellem arbejde og fritid og for deres karrieremuligheder, viser ny undersøgelse. Expats’ene er også meget tilfredse med servicen hos danske myndigheder, som fortsat bør prioriteres, mener Copenhagen Capacity.

Expats love life in Denmark

15 June, 2020

Denmark breeds happy foreign citizens. In fact, 9 out of 10 expats in Denmark are happy or very happy with their life in Denmark, a new study shows. Work-life balance is the most important factor for accepting a job in Denmark, closely followed by opportunities to improve professional and personal development. Do you want to join?

Fujifilm expands its largescale biologics production facility in Denmark with 928m USD investment

10 June, 2020

Fujifilm acquired Biogen’s manufacturing subsidiary in Greater Copenhagen, Denmark, in 2019, for its world-class cGMP expertise. With a new 928 million USD investment in the Denmark site, Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies, the facility will become one of the few major largescale manufacturing facilities in the bio-CDMO industry with end-to-end capabilities in one site.

Tysk it-gigant åbner nordisk hovedkontor i København

9 June, 2020

København var oppe mod en række skandinaviske byer, da den globale, tyske it-virksomhed, tts, skulle vælge base for sit nordiske hovedkontor. Den danske hovedstad vandt, fordi det er enkelt at starte virksomhed og ansætte medarbejdere i Danmark, som – ifølge direktøren på det nye kontor i København – også er et sted, hvor virksomheder og familier kan trives.

Danes are the second happiest people in the world

18 May, 2020

Denmark comes second in the World Happiness Report 2020 which ranks 156 countries by how happy their citizens perceive themselves to be. The country’s capital city, Copenhagen, ranks fifth among the world’s happiest cities.

København bliver verdens arkitekturhovedstad i 2023

13 May, 2020

Når op mod 15.000 deltagere gæster København i juli 2023 under den internationale arkitektforening UIA’s verdenskongres, vil Copenhagen Capacity invitere udvalgte udenlandske virksomheder til at opleve Københavns største styrker inden for bæredygtig byudvikling.

Copenhagen is UNESCO World Capital of Architecture in 2023

11 May, 2020

Copenhagen will be hosting the UIA World Congress of Architects in 2023, and it will be named UNESCO World Capital of Architecture. During the World Congress, Copenhagen Capacity will assist foreign companies in experiencing Greater Copenhagen’s beacons in sustainable urban development.

Ny adm. direktør i Copenhagen Capacity

1 May, 2020

Copenhagen Capacitys bestyrelse har ansat Asbjørn Overgaard Christiansen som ny administrerende direktør fra 1. juni.

Danish factory hired by the Gates Foundation to make drug against Covid-19

30 April, 2020

When the times comes for drugs to be mass-produced for the worldwide treatment of Covid-19, a Greater Copenhagen based pharmaceutical factory and its 800 employees will play a key role.

Two Danish islands named most sustainable energy islands in the EU

28 April, 2020

Two Danish islands came 1st and 2nd place in a major EU competition, awarding islands for innovative renewable energy solutions whose examples will inspire other islands and energy communities.

Danske tech-virksomheder søger stadig medarbejdere

24 April, 2020

Mens flere lande har sat talenttiltrækning på pause, fortsætter Copenhagen Capacity med at markedsføre ledige danske jobs i udlandet. Og det værdsætter mange virksomheder – for trods lukkede grænser og ansættelsesstop har de stadig behov for at rekruttere.

Corona-hackathon – her er vinderne

16 April, 2020

Over 600 deltagere fra 51 lande mødtes virtuelt i København i april omkring missionen: at finde løsninger, der redder liv, virksomheder og samfundet gennem corona-krisen. Se vinderløsningerne her.

Hackathon skal løse Corona-udfordringer i Danmark

31 March, 2020

Den 3.-5. april inviteres borgere, myndigheder og virksomheder til hackathon, der skal skabe udfordringer til Corona-krisen. Ud over at få Danmark gennem krisen med færrest mulige mén, er målet at markedsføre København og Danmark over for udenlandske tech-talenter og virksomheder.

European Career Fair in Boston

30 March, 2020

Copenhagen Capacity attended the MIT European Career Fair in Boston in February to showcase Denmark as an attractive career destination.

Matchmaking event creates 21 hires

27 March, 2020

In December 2019 a matchmaking event with 13 companies and 90 international candidates took place at Ideon Science Park in Lund, Sweden. The result was 12 full-time and 9 part-time successful job matches.

Kan du sælge Storkøbenhavn?

20 March, 2020

Kan du videreudvikle Storkøbenhavns styrker og markedsføring, så regionen fortsat har en konkurrencedygtig, attraktiv og kendt position i udlandet? Copenhagen Capacity søger en ambitiøs og udviklingsorienteret adm. direktør, der har lyst og evner til at sætte Storkøbenhavn på investorernes landkort.

På tech-tur til Japan

17 February, 2020

Copenhagen Capacity, Innovation Lab Asia, TechBBQ og flere nordiske investorer er taget to uger til Japan for at markedsføre Skandinaviens tech-iværksættermiljø. Japanske investorer er på jagt efter ny teknologi inden for sundhed og miljø – men ved ikke nok om dansk tech-innovation.

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