Denmark the final hold-out on Nord Stream 2

Posted on 14. Jun, 2018 in: News

Denmark is the last country in Europe that has failed to green light the construction of the controversial Nord Stream 2  pipeline after the Swedish government approved the project that will carry Russian gas…


Løkke in Berlin: Nord Stream 2 has political implications

Posted on 13. Apr, 2018 in: News

Russia’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline was high on the agenda when Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen met Germany’s Chancellor Merkel in Berlin, Thursday, when both agreed that Ukraine’s role as a transit land…


Danish ban won’t halt Nord Stream 2

Posted on 17. Oct, 2017 in: News

Russia’s Nord Stream 2 project  will be re-routed if parliament passes a new bill  that blocks the gas pipeline from passing through Danish territorial waters. A cross-party majority is considering amending legislation so Denmark can…


Lawyer: No legal argument to block Nord Stream 2

Posted on 08. Sep, 2017 in: News

Legal experts have warned that the government will have a hard time blocking the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline passing through Danish territorial waters because Denmark has already allowed Nord Stream 1 to…


Government moves to block Nord Stream 2

Posted on 04. Sep, 2017 in: News

The government is preparing a bill that could halt the construction of Russia’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline, Politiken reported, Saturday. Gazprom’s pipeline project, which will transport natural gas from Russia to Germany through…


The Week That Was, October 1st–7th, 2018

Posted on 07. Oct, 2018 in: TWTW

Politics/Economy: Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen mapped out the government’s political platform in an opening speech to parliament seen by many as the start of the election campaign. During a heated opening debate…


Nord Stream application to re-route pipeline dismissed as ‘power struggle’

Posted on 13. Aug, 2018 in: News

A Russian application to re-route the planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline is a ‘power struggle of the worst kind’ according to the ruling Liberals. The Nord Stream 2 consortium said on Friday…


Nord Stream pipeline to bypass Denmark

Posted on 03. Aug, 2018 in: News

The controversial Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline is set to be re-routed to avoid the need for Danish approval, Russian media has reported. Denmark is the final obstacle for the pipeline that is…


The Week That Was, June 25th – July 1st 2018

Posted on 01. Jul, 2018 in: TWTW

Politics/Economy Uffe Elbæk, head of the radical green Alternative party, put himself forward as a potential prime minister after the next election, claiming he’s tired of the usual ‘presidential run-off’ between two candidates….


The Week That Was, June 10th – June 17th 2018

Posted on 18. Jun, 2018 in: TWTW

Politics/Economy In a major turnaround, deputy prime minister Kristian Jensen said the Danish People’s Party (DPP) would be welcomed into a ‘four clover’ centre-right coalition after the next election, but DPP leader Kristian…


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