Posted on 07. May, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, May 1st – 7th 2023

Politics/Economy: In a May 1st speech Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen acknowledged the Social Democrats’ ‘strained relationship’ with the trade union movement but said it’s time to look forward and start solving problems together….

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Posted on 30. Apr, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, April 24th – 30th 2023

Politics/Economy: Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen and her Social Democrats have plummeted in the polls since the general election – of the 200,000 voters who’ve deserted the leading coalition partner since November, 143,000 have…

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Posted on 23. Apr, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, April 17th – 23rd 2023

Politics/Economy: The latest Gallup poll showed the Social Democrats would lose 25% of its voters if an election was held today, while their coalition partners, the Liberals and Moderates, have also slipped back…

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Posted on 16. Apr, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, April 11th – 16th 2023

Politics/Economy: A new opinion poll reflected a significant swing from right to left since the November election – with a potential 71 seats, compared to 89 at the election, the Soc Dem/Lib/Moderates coalition…

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Posted on 10. Apr, 2023 in: TWTW

Easter news summary

Not a lot happened over the Easter period but here’s a brief summary of  the main news items: Politics/Economy: Socialist People’s Party leader Pia Olsen Dyhr criticised fellow politicians who try to blow…

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Posted on 02. Apr, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, March 27th – April 2nd 2023

Politics/Economy: Denmark’s two most left-wing parties, the Red/Greens and Alternatives, called for a ban on all arms exports to Israel – according to an explosive report by left-wing daily Information, Danish-made military equipment…

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Posted on 26. Mar, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, March 20th – 26th 2023

Politics/Economy: A new poll showed no more than 38% of the electorate would vote for the government coalition if an election was held today, compared to 50.9% in November, a loss of 22…

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Posted on 19. Mar, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, March 13th – 19th 2023

Politics/Economy: Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen dropped from 5th to a lowly 18th in a new survey of voters’ choice for ‘most popular minister’, mirroring recent opinion polls showing her Social Democrat party has…

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Posted on 12. Mar, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, March 6th – 12th 2023

Politics/Economy: Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen made a minor cabinet reshuffle in the wake of Defence Minister Jakob Ellemann-Jensen’s continued absence – Deputy Liberal Party leader Stephanie Lose is the new Minister for the…

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Posted on 05. Mar, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, February 27th – March 5th 2023

Politics/Economy: The government’s unpopular proposal to scrap the Great Prayer Day public holiday from 2024 was passed by a narrow parliamentary majority despite fierce public opposition – Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen said she…

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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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