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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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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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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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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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Greater Copenhagen airport

WFS to build new state-of-the-art pharma facility at Copenhagen Airport

27 Feb 2019  -  Supply Chain

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) is to invest in a new, state-of-the-art pharma facility at Copenhagen Airport. The facility will provide end-to-end handling in a temperature-controlled environment for pharma products incorporating acceptance, offload, pre-storage, buildup and storage.

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Work-life balance in Greater Copenhagen

Fælles front på Europas største karrieremesse

19 Feb 2019  -  Danske Nyheder

Elleve organisationer fra hele landet stod sammen om at trække udenlandske medarbejdere til Danmark på Europas største karrieremesse, Emigration Expo i Holland. Det nationale samarbejde sikrer, at flere internationale specialister finder job i Danmark, og skal derfor tænkes ind i fremtidige talentinitiativer, er visionen hos Copenhagen Capacity.

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Copenhagen offers excellent conditions for a Nordic headquarters

Fintech-gazelle åbner nordisk hovedkontor i København

29 Jan 2019  -  Danske Nyheder

Fintech-virksomheden InvestSuite har åbnet kontorer i fem lande siden juni sidste år. Med hjælp fra Copenhagen Capacity har InvestSuite nu også slået sig ned i København, blandt andet på grund af byens sydende fintech-scene og gode muligheder for at indtage resten af Norden herfra.

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In Copenhagen, you can live the good life and take a swim in one of the city's harbour baths

Ny analyse: kampagner skaber værdi for 470 millioner kroner

29 Jan 2019  -  Danske Nyheder

Den danske livsstil er det trækplaster, som flest udenlandske talenter og virksomheder gerne vil vide mere om, skarpt efterfulgt af balance mellem job og fritid og dermed tid til familien. Det viser en ny brand-analyse af Greater Copenhagen blandt de 9,4 millioner mennesker, der gennem digitale kampagner har set budskaber om regionen. Kampagnerne har tiltrukket udenlandske talenter og virksomheder, som nu skaber samfundsmæssig værdi for 470 millioner kroner om året i Greater Copenhagen.

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Work-life balance in Greater Copenhagen

Copenhagen is the world’s second best city for talent

23 Jan 2019  -  Talent

Copenhagen has once again established its position as one of the world’s most attractive cities for international talent. The city comes second in the 2019 Global Talent Competitiveness Index, ranking talent powerhouses able to attract, grow and empower entrepreneurial talent.

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Copenhagen is a start-up hub offering innovative incubation and research environments

Copenhagen Capacity og DI styrker samarbejdet om talenttiltrækning

08 Jan 2019  -  Danske Nyheder

For at trække talenter til dansk erhvervsliv og forskning besøger Copenhagen Capacity og samarbejdspartnere til februar igen Nordamerikas største karrieremesse med fokus på job i Europa. Nyt er blandt andet et netværksarrangement for danske virksomheder og topkandidater fra Bostons top universiteter, som DI står bag.

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In Copenhagen, you can live the good life and take a swim in one of the city's harbour baths

Financial Times: København har verdens bedste arbejdsstyrke

13 Dec 2018  -  Danske Nyheder

Financial Times har kåret København som verdens bedste større by, når det gælder arbejdsstyrkens kvalitet og de vilkår, byen tilbyder – og som verdens næstbedste for sit erhvervsvenlige forretningsklima. Det bør bruges til at markedsføre og trække endnu flere udenlandske virksomheder og talentfulde medarbejdere til hovedstaden og Danmark, mener Københavns overborgmester og Copenhagen Capacity.

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