Posted on 30. Aug, 2018 in: News

Critics dismiss ‘socialist’ budget

The government will publish its full 2019 draft budget this morning but has already come under fire for the ‘socialist proposals’. Despite campaigning for zero public sector growth in 2015, the government now…

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Posted on 30. Aug, 2018 in: News

Foreign Minister after French visit: USA remains our strongest ally

Although Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen warmly embraced Emmanuel Macron’s call for stronger defence cooperation in Europe during the French president’s state visit, the USA remains Denmark’s closest ally, Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen…

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Posted on 30. Aug, 2018 in: News

Les Bicyclettes de Copenhague

France’s President Macron wound up his two-day visit to Denmark, Wednesday, with a cycle trip through the streets of Copenhagen alongside Lars Løkke Rasmussen, culminating with a special farewell gift for the ‘bike…

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Posted on 30. Aug, 2018 in: News

Macron leaves Denmark with parting shot at nationalists

Before departing from Copenhagen, Wednesday, Emmanuel Macron put himself forward as the enemy of hard-right, anti-immigration parties in Europe. In a direct response to criticism from by Hungary’s prime minister, Viktor Orba, and…

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Posted on 30. Aug, 2018 in: News

Ex-US ambassador under attack in election campaign

Ex-US ambassador to Denmark, Rufus Gifford, who’s now running for congress from his home state of Massachusetts, has been subjected to a negative attack on social media that spliced together clips from a…

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Posted on 30. Aug, 2018 in: News

Danes stock up in Sweden as krone dips to 9-year low.

The Swedish krone has fallen to its lowest exchange rate against the Danish krone since 2009 – 0.697, a 10% drop since the start of the year – making Malmø and Helsingborg in…

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Posted on 29. Aug, 2018 in: News

PM: Denmark will fight for pan-EU defence despite opt-out

Denmark will support a common EU security policy ‘as much as its defence opt-out permits’, Lars Løkke Rasmussen said after talks with France’s President Macron in Copenhagen, Tuesday. The Prime Minister said the…

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Posted on 29. Aug, 2018 in: News

Macron: Denmark doesn’t always appreciate how European it is

Denmark is far more European than Danes themselves believe according to President Macron. At a press conference alongside Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Tuesday, Mr Macron praised Denmark as a ’strong, integral’ EU…

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Posted on 29. Aug, 2018 in: News

Mutual praise at gala dinner

Emmanuel Macron showered Denmark, and especially Copenhagen, with praise at a gala dinner hosted by HM Queen Margrethe last night. France’s President said he sees Denmark as a ‘melting pot’ for innovative initiatives…

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Posted on 28. Aug, 2018 in: News

New Tax Debt Recovery System Criticized

Implementation of the nation’s new tax debt recovery system known as PRSM, is fraught with problems, the National Audit Office has said in a new report. “Significant risks of delays” to the system’s…

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