Posted on 21. May, 2019 in: News

Election 2019: Mette promises multi-billion welfare boost

If the Social Democrats win power next month they’ll appropriate an extra DKK37.4bn (€5bn) for public spending ahead of 2015. After presenting the party’s ‘2025 plan’, Monday, ‘Making the Good Times Better –…

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Posted on 21. May, 2019 in: News

Election 2019: Opposition far ahead in new poll

With two weeks to go to election day the opposition parties have extended their lead over the government alliance. Altinget.dk’s political analyst Erik Holstein said the prime minister’s chance of a majority are…

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Posted on 21. May, 2019 in: News

Election 2019: PM calls for permanent border controls

The ruling Liberals will make temporary border control permanent if they win the election. At a press conference close to the German border, Monday, alongside Immigration Minister Inger Støjberg and the party’s lead…

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Posted on 21. May, 2019 in: News

Election 2019: Løkke’s son falls foul of dad’s immigration laws

Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen’s son, Bergur, will be forced to wave goodbye to his American girlfriend at the end of next month because of strict Danish immigration laws. In a TV duel…

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Posted on 21. May, 2019 in: News

Campaign briefs – Day 14

Red/Greens close in on DPP / Christian Democrats back in the race / Frederiksen’s about turn on cigarettes /  MP candidate steps down after burglary report… The populist Danish People’s Party, who enjoyed…

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Posted on 21. May, 2019 in: News

Defence Minister warns of Russian Arctic threat

If Russia violates Greenlandic airspace Denmark will respond by stationing fighter planes in the Arctic country, Defence Minister Claus Hjort Frederiksen warned yesterday after reports that parts of Greenland will soon be within…

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Posted on 21. May, 2019 in: News

Juncker lobbied PM to nominate Vestager

President of the EU Commission Jean-Claude Juncker has personally tried to persuade Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen to support Margrethe Vestager’s candidacy for re-election when her term as Competition Commissioner ends this year….

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Posted on 21. May, 2019 in: News

Terrorist gets 12-year prison sentence

A Syrian asylum seeker was given a 12-year prison sentence, Monday, for planning a terrorist attack in Copenhagen. Copenhagen District Court said Moyed Al Zoebi, 32, was acting on behalf of the Islamic…

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Posted on 20. May, 2019 in: News

Election 2019: PM candidates in first TV duel

Lars Løkke  Rasmussen and Mette Frederiksen went head to head in their first ‘presidential’ debate, Sunday evening. While the PM focussed on immigration and warned his rival would roll back the government’s strict…

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Posted on 20. May, 2019 in: News

Election 2019: PM, facing defeat, looks left

Faced with a resounding defeat at the upcoming election Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen dropped a political bombshell ahead of the long weekend when he refused to rule out the possibility of forming…

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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-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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