Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 in: News

Opposition maintains poll lead

The opposition has increased its lead over the government. As the election draws nearer and nearer, a new Megafon poll for Politiken gives the centre-left opposition 97 seats against 78 for the government…

More

Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 in: News

Economy has become a liability for government

Centre-right politicians have given the economy the blame for the government’s inability to make inroads into the opposition’s lead in the polls. The ruling Liberal Party’s policy spokesperson, Ellen Trane Nørby, referred to…

More

Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 in: News

Arms dealer: Indian Intelligence knew

In a last ditch-effort to avoid deportation, Danish arms dealer Niels Holck has claimed that the Indian authorities knew he was supplying weapons to rebels to fight the Marxist administration in West Bengal in 1995….

More

Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 in: News

Pregnant drug addicts to be locked up?

Minister of Social Affairs Benedikte Kjær is investigating the possibility of forcibly detaining pregnant drug addicts and alcoholics. With more and more babies being born with handicaps and other defects because of their…

More

Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 in: News

Cancer threat at Burger King

Thousands of hungry consumers in this country have exposed themselves to the threat of cancer by eating at Burger King. A new analysis by the food control authorities reveals that the US fast-food…

More

Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 in: News

13 kroner a litre for petrol

The price of a litre of petrol in this country is slowly edging towards a new record. Statoil will be charging DKK12.79 for a litre of octane 95 today and senior Danske Bank…

More

Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 in: News

Business sector optimism put smiles on economists’ faces

New Statistics Denmark figures reveal widespread optimism in the business sector. The cyclical indicator for industry rose to 9 in April, compared to 1 the previous month, and to 15 in the business…

More

Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 in: News

Weak housing market

The current low level of lending activity in the mortgage market reflects the continuing poor state of the housing market. Mortgage lenders’ loans to house and apartment purchases rose by just DKK2bn in…

More

Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 in: News

Start spreading the news – Queen in New York

HM Queen Margrethe and Royal Consort Prince Henrik are to visit the USA for six days in June. The couple will attend the Royal Ballet’s performance at the Kennedy Centre in Washington DC, before…

More

Posted on 28. Apr, 2011 in: News

Solo MP threatens government’s majority

The Liberal/ Conservative /Danish People’s Party (DPP) alliance doesn’t have the necessary votes to tighten immigration legislation even more. Although the DPP has demanded more restrictions in return for its support of the…

More

7:59 – All the Danish News That Fits

7:59 – Danish News Today, is the most reliable source of daily Danish news in English for diplomats, the ex-pat community, the business sector, or anyone in Denmark or abroad seeking an insight into what’s happening in Denmark right now.

More

7:59: TODAS LAS NOTICIAS DANESAS DEL MOMENTO.
7:59-Noticias Danesas de Hoy es una nueva fuente de noticias en inglés dirigida especialmente al cuerpo diplomático, extranjeros viviendo en Dinamarca

More

7:59 – Prime Minister’s preferred news source

Little-Lars

Copenhagen


12°C
Feels like 12°C
Partly Cloudy

Today:
19°C / 15°C
Tomorrow Friday Saturday
18° / 15° 18° / 14° 18° / 14°