Posted on 03. Sep, 2017 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, August 28th – September 3rd 2017    

Politics/Economy The government presented tax reform proposals, business incentives and a draft budget that could lead to some of the biggest tax cuts for decades but critics claimed the coalition has been evasive…


Posted on 27. Aug, 2017 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, August 21st – August 27th 2017

Politics/Economy Leaked documents obtained by Politiken show the government’s proposals for across the board tax cuts will give high earners more money than its failed move to lower the punitive top rate of…


Posted on 20. Aug, 2017 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, August 14th – August 20th 2017     

Politics/Economy The Liberals’ integration spokesman Marcus Knuth said it’s only a question of time before Denmark bans Muslim women from wearing full-face Islamic veils, following the Conservatives’ call for the three government parties…


Posted on 14. Aug, 2017 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, August 7th – August 13th 2017   

Politics/Economy Opposition leader Mette Frederiksen kick-started the new political season by inviting the Danish People’s Party (DPP) to form a ‘welfare alliance’ against the government’s proposals to cap public expenditure growth and cut…


Posted on 06. Aug, 2017 in: TWTW

Summer Summary – the main news while you were away

Here’s a brief overview of the past three weeks news. If you’ve been away you didn’t miss much – apart from the worst July weather since 1979. Politics/Economy Prince Henrik sparked off a…


Posted on 09. Jul, 2017 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, July 3rd – July 9th 2017       

Politics/Economy Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen urged Donald Trump to ‘straighten himself out, focus on the issues, and respect the dignity of his office’ after the US President tweeted a short video clip of…


Posted on 03. Jul, 2017 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, June 26th – June 2nd 2017        

Politics/Economy The Danish People’s Party (DPP) and Conservatives demanded immediate control of Denmark’s border with Sweden following reports of a significant increase in the number of Islamists who have settled there. Integration Minister…


Posted on 25. Jun, 2017 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, June 19th – June 25th 2017     

Politics/Economy Integration Minister Inger Støjberg said she will no longer share confidential information with any parliamentary committee following a string of damaging leaks concerning sensitive immigration issues – opposition parties called for a…


Posted on 18. Jun, 2017 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, June 12th – June 18th 2017   

Politics/Economy: 51.4% of respondents in a new Voxmeter survey said they believe Danish People’s Party (DPP) leader Kristian Thulesen Dahl has far more power than his allies on the right, including Prime Minister…


Posted on 11. Jun, 2017 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, June 6th – June 11th 2017    

Politics/Economy The Danish People’s Party (DPP) demanded a guarantee from the Social Democrats they won’t ease up on Denmark’s strict immigration policy during the next elective period if they regain power. Public confidence…


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