Posted on 28. Oct, 2016 in: News

New poll: Voters desert DPP, majority for opposition

The Danish People’s Party (DPP) has slipped to 15.9% in a new poll, its lowest level of support since 2013 and six points down on last year’s election result. Around 185,000 voters have…

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Posted on 28. Oct, 2016 in: News

Voters doubt DPP leader’s credibility after EU scandal

The EU fraud affair has seriously damaged Danish People’s Party (DPP) leader Kristian Thulesen Dahl’s previously untarnished reputation. In a new Megafon poll for TV2, more than half of voters say they believe…

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Posted on 28. Oct, 2016 in: News

Jensen welcomes CETA go-ahead

Foreign Minister Kristian Jensen praised Belgium’s compromise on the CETA free trade agreement between the EU and Canada. After the Belgian prime minister, Charles Michel, confirmed that leaders of five regional parliaments had…

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Posted on 28. Oct, 2016 in: News

Danish F-16s drop bombs around Mosul

For the second week in a row, Danish fighter planes have been part of the international coalition’s offensive against the Islamic State (IS) in Mosul, Iraq. Over the past seven days, Danish F-16s…

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Posted on 28. Oct, 2016 in: News

Anti-Trump bus ad goes viral

An anti-Donald Trump advert plastered on a Copenhagen bus has created a stir abroad. The ad, paid for by the Socialist People’s Party (SPP), covers both sides of the bus, with blue circles…

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Posted on 28. Oct, 2016 in: News

Crime drops to new low

Criminality in Denmark dropped to a new record-low in 2015, the latest data from the Justice Ministry shows. Only 14% of the population between the ages of 16 and 74 suffered from an…

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Posted on 28. Oct, 2016 in: News

‘Dynamic Denmark’

Denmark offers one of the world’s most dynamic and attractive business environments, according to the CEO of Copenhagen Capacity, the capital’s official organisation for investment, promotion and business development. Following a World Bank…

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Posted on 27. Oct, 2016 in: News

Two parties misused Europe Committee funding

Two government alliance parties have agreed to pay back funding they received from the state-run Europe Committee to spread information about the EU, Berlingske reports today.The Liberal Alliance will refund a DKK60,000 grant…

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Posted on 27. Oct, 2016 in: News

Social Democrats: We need to take Putin very seriously

Russian provocation in the Baltic region needs to be combatted by a mixture of diplomacy and military strength, the Social Democrats’ defence spokesman, Henrik Dam Kristensen, said yesterday. In response to reports that…

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Posted on 27. Oct, 2016 in: News

Parliament denounces Russia’s support for Assad

A nearly unanimous parliament has denounced Russia’s support for attacks on Syrian civilians. All parties, with the exception of the Danish People’s Parry (DPP), passed a resolution, Wednesday, condemning President Bashar al-Assad’s crackdown…

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