Posted on 26. Jun, 2019 in: News

Finally…Mette Frederiksen confirmed as prime minister

Mette Frederiksen will become Denmark’s youngest ever prime minister. After another marathon round of talks, Monday, the Social Democrat leader said late last night: “It is with great pleasure I can announce that,…

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Posted on 26. Jun, 2019 in: News

A new political direction for Denmark

Ms Frederiksen’s partners in the new parliament who’ve been locked in negotiations since the June 5th election welcomed the new political direction for Denmark that will form the basis for the minority, Social…

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Posted on 25. Jun, 2019 in: News

Two dead in Copenhagen shooting

Two men died following a shooting incident in a Copenhagen suburb Tuesday. According to police sources, the incident occurred in Sennepshaven in the Herlev district. One of the men was declared dead on…

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Posted on 25. Jun, 2019 in: News

Lightning strike: SAS cleared of blame

Scandinavia’s flagship airline, SAS, was not at fault following an incident in which an employee was struck by lightning, the nation’s Work Environment Authority has ruled. During a heavy storm on the evening…

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Posted on 25. Jun, 2019 in: News

NOMA misses out on top accolade

Noma has been was ranked as the world’s second- best restaurant by Restaurant Magazine. Following an extensive menu rebrand, the Copenhagen eatery was many critics’ choice to reclaim the title it had won…

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Posted on 25. Jun, 2019 in: News

Danske Bank shareholders upbeat over lawsuit  

Reports that  Danske Bank had knowledge of financial irregularities as long ago as 2014 could increase shareholders’ chances of compensation, DR reports. As reported by 7.59, Monday, a planned internal probe into financial…

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Posted on 25. Jun, 2019 in: News

Aarhus cops launch cellphone blitz

Police in Aarhus collared fifteen drivers in just 75 minutes in a blitz against drivers who use their cellphone while at the wheel. According to a police spokesman, the number of offenders apprehended…

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Posted on 25. Jun, 2019 in: News

Mette F talks tough: Negotiations can’t last forever

Social Democrat leader Mette Frederiksen has warned her allies they can’t keep negotiating for ever about the terms for a new government. After another day of talks ended with no result, Monday, the…

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Posted on 25. Jun, 2019 in: News

Economists: Reforms won’t help labour supply

Leading economists have warned it will be extremely difficult to increase the labour supply by 30,000 people with more reforms, a key issue for the Social Liberals in ongoing government negotiations. Professor Peder…

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Posted on 25. Jun, 2019 in: News

Unused ‘tent towns’ cost DKK60m

Two tent camps built in 2015 to provide shelter for hundreds of asylum seekers and migrants, but which were never used due to the dramatic drop in refugees, have cost the Danish state…

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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: TODAS LAS NOTICIAS DANESAS DEL MOMENTO.
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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