Russian energy ministry awaiting Danish decision on Nord Stream 2

Posted on 30. Nov, 2018 in: News

The Russian Ministry of Energy expects to receive a decision from Denmark in the near future on its request to lay the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline through its territorial waters, said Energy…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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The Week That Was, November 26th – December 2nd 2018

Posted on 02. Dec, 2018 in: News

Politics/Economy: The Social Democrats are hoping to make income tax an election campaign issue by proposing a ‘supertax’ on anyone earning more than DKK10m annually, which according to the party’s finance spokesman Benny…

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The Week That Was, October 15th–21st 2018

Posted on 21. Oct, 2018 in: TWTW

Politics/Economy: Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen said reports of gigantic tax fraud throughout Europe are a good reason for Denmark to join the EU banking union – treasury documents obtained by DR News…

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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…

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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…

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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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