Posted on 26. Feb, 2023 in: TWTW

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

Politics/Economy: A new Epinion poll for DR News showed the three coalition parties, collectively, would lose 20 seats and their overall majority if an election was held right now. Former defence minister Claus…

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Posted on 19. Feb, 2023 in: TWTW

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

Politics/Economy: Nearly 1 in 4 voters would change their allegiance if an election was held right now – a new poll showed 23% of the electorate regret the choice they made on November…

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Posted on 12. Feb, 2023 in: TWTW

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

Politics/Economy: The government continues to lose popularity – a new poll showed the centrist coalition has lost the support of 7.5 % of voters since the general election and now only garners 42.6…

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Posted on 06. Feb, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, January 30th – February 5th 2023

Politics/Economy: Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen said she remains determined to scrap the Great Prayer Day public holiday despite widespread opposition but declined to say whether the controversial proposal was on the Social Democrats…

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Posted on 29. Jan, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, January 23rd – 29th 2023

Politics/Economy: The latest Megafon poll for TV2 showed the three coalition partners – Social Democrats, Moderates, and Liberals – who formed a majority with 89 seats in December would win no more than…

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Posted on 22. Jan, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, January 16th-22nd 2023

Politics/Economy: Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen warned opposition parties against supporting the trade union movement’s call for a national referendum on the proposal to scrap the Great Prayer Day public holiday – in her…

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Posted on 16. Jan, 2023 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, January 9th – 15th 2023

Politics/Economy: The government finalised plans to eliminate the Great Prayer Day public holiday, held on the fourth Friday after Easter – the Minister of Finance also announced plans to cut 2700 public jobs….

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Posted on 09. Jan, 2023 in: TWTW

While you were away – a brief roundup of the Christmas/New Year news

News round-up: December 18th 2022 – January 8th 2023…. Politics/Economy: A new Megafon survey for TV2 showed voters are divided on the decision not to set up an independent inquiry to investigate Prime…

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Posted on 18. Dec, 2022 in: TWTW

­­­The Week That Was, December 12th – December 18th 2022:

Politics/Economy: After six weeks of negotiations, Denmark has a new government – a ‘grand coalition’ that brings together the Social Democrats, the Liberals (Venstre) and the Moderates. Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen laid out…

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Posted on 11. Dec, 2022 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, November 5th – December 11th 2022:

Politics/Economy: The Conservatives and Socialist People’s Party pulled out of government negotiations that have now lasted nearly six weeks, breaking the previous record from 1975 when it took Social Democrat leader at the…

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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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