Posted on 21. Feb, 2024 in: News

Mohammed cartoons for sale

The original Mohammed cartoons that sparked deadly protests in the Muslim world when published by Jyllands-Posten in 2005 are being auctioned off. The KW Icons Gallery is selling 21 caricatures by illustrator Kurt…

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Posted on 21. Feb, 2024 in: News

Eggheads accuse spy agency of racism

Scientific researchers have accused the Danish Intelligence Agency (PET) of racism for insinuating that all Iranian nationals are potential spies for the cleric regime in Teheran. In a protest letter, 180 scientists and…

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Posted on 21. Feb, 2024 in: News

Tax scammer’s trial postponed

The trial of alleged tax fraud Sanjay Shah, the British financier accused of fraudulently extracting billions of kroner from the treasury, has been postponed again after his co-defendant, Anthony Mark Patterson, confessed to…

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Posted on 21. Feb, 2024 in: News

Economic growth – thanks to Novo Nordisk

The economy grew rapidly at the end of last year but would have slipped into recession without the global success of Novo Nordisk. The latest Statistics Denmark figures show Gross Domestic Product (GDP)…

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Posted on 20. Feb, 2024 in: News

PM linked to EU job

Ursula von der Leyen’s announcement that she will seek a second term as president of the European Commission has boosted Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen’s chances of becoming the new president of the European Council, head of…

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Posted on 20. Feb, 2024 in: News

Foreign Minister backs call for EU Defence Commissioner

Foreign Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen has urged the EU to take its military build-up far more seriously.  Ahead of a ministerial meeting in Brussels, Monday, the former prime minister offered support  for European…

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Posted on 20. Feb, 2024 in: News

Farmers ready to roll if government imposes CO2 duty

Unrest within the agricultural sector at the government’s constant environmental demands could lead to major tractor demonstrations in Copenhagen, as seen throughout the EU in recent weeks. Farmers have been protesting in Belgium,…

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Posted on 20. Feb, 2024 in: News

New collective bargaining agreement finalised

Collective bargaining negotiations between the government, employers, and unions have concluded with an agreed 6.5% wage increase over the next two years for municipal workers to counter the rise in inflation. The agreement,…

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Posted on 20. Feb, 2024 in: News

Denmark close to security agreement with Ukraine

The Ukrainian government is confident its next agreements on security cooperation will be signed with Denmark and the Netherlands. After President Zelenskyy finalised security deals with France and Germany last week it’s reported…

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Posted on 20. Feb, 2024 in: News

PM gets Iraq invitation

Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen could be heading for Iraq in the near future. Baghdad-based Shafaq News reports that Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shia Al-Sudani invited his Danish counterpart to visit his country during…

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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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