Posted on 29. Apr, 2013 in: News

Dane in Gaddafi plot released

A 33-year-old Danish national suspected of helping Muammar Gaddafi’s son, Al-Saadi, to flee to escape from Libya has been released after spending the past eighteen months in a Mexican jail. The Danish man…

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Posted on 29. Apr, 2013 in: News

Danish investment funds outstrip European rivals

Danish investment funds out-performed their European rivals throughout 2012, according to a new report by Morning Star, an independent supplier of financial information and reports. Jens Jørgen Holm Møller, MD of The Federation…

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Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 in: News

Government to intervene in teacher lockout

The government is preparing to intervene in the teacher conflict. According to media reports, ministers have been summoned to an emergency cabinet meeting this morning and an intervention will be announced shortly after, allowing pupils…

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Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 in: News

Call for gang-leader to be deported

The Danish People’s Party has called on the Justice Minister to deport a Copenhagen gang leader who’s fought in the Syrian conflict. After reports that Abderrozak Benarbe – better known as the notorious…

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Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 in: News

Long weekend

Tomorrow is Store Bededag in Denmark, translated literally as Great Prayer Day, the fourth Friday after Easter and a public holiday. 7.59 won’t be published but we’ll be back on Monday with all…

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Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 in: News

Agreement on growth package

The government and opposition reached agreement late last night on phase 2 of the stimulus package, which will provide DKK90bn to boost growth. Finance Minister Bjarne Corydon said he was pleased at the…

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Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 in: News

‘The mother of all broken promises’

The far-left Red/Green Alliance has dismissed the government’s stimulus package, agreed by a cross-party majority last night, as the ‘mother of all broken campaign promises’. Party spokesperson Johanne Schmidt Nielsen said the government…

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Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 in: News

Empty left-wing threats

Red/Green Alliance leadership has admitted that is has no intention of trying to topple the government by putting forward a motion of no-confidence in Finance Minister Bjarne Corydon. The party’s powerful steering committee…

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Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 in: News

Danes have poor work ethics

Employers are forced to import cheap manpower from Eastern Europe because Danes on welfare can’t be bothered to look for work, says the political opposition. In response to figures showing that 56,000 East…

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Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 in: News

New SPP defection

Another young political talent has walked out on the Socialist People’s Party (SPP). Former head of the party’s youth wing (SFU), Gry Möger Poulsen, is the latest in a long line of ‘up…

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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.

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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

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