Posted on 12. May, 2021 in: News

China ridicules Fogh’s democracy summit

The Copenhagen Democracy Summit 2021 held this week has been dismissed as a ‘political farce’ by the Chinese authorities. Even before the virtual summit, hosted by former prime minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen, got underway,…

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Posted on 12. May, 2021 in: News

Justice Minister offers apology for concealing intelligence report

Justice Minister Nick Hækkerup has apologised for taking six months to inform parliament about the threat to children with links to Denmark in Syrian detention camps. Mr Hækkerup admitted last month he was…

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Posted on 12. May, 2021 in: News

Virus updates

Stable infection figures…’R’ rate steady…New inner city testing centre….Denmark hosts EU emergency storage facility…. 925 new corona cases were reported Tuesday, five down on the previous day, although the number of people hospitalised…

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Posted on 12. May, 2021 in: News

Conservative leader tries to whip up support for J&J vaccine

Head of the Conservative party, Søren Pape Poulsen has urged his fellow party leaders to get the outlawed Johnson & Johnson (J&J) vaccine and show the public it’s safe. Denmark became the first…

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Posted on 12. May, 2021 in: News

Børsen reported to police for corona fraud

Financial daily Børsen has been reported to the police for illegally claiming more than DKK50,000 ($6,000) in corona compensation for lost  revenue. Editor in chief, former finance minister Bjarne Corydon, called it a…

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Posted on 12. May, 2021 in: News

Big Brother is watching you

Residents of Copenhagen are under increased surveillance throughout the capital. As part of the government’s ‘safety and security reform’ the police have installed 14 more cameras in prominent public places such as Town…

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Posted on 12. May, 2021 in: News

Seven terror suspects remanded in custody

A Holbæk court has ordered seven men and women suspected of terrorism to be detained for a further four weeks. pending investigation. 13 people were originally arrested in Holbæk, north-west of Copenhagen, in…

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Posted on 12. May, 2021 in: News

UK High Court denounces Danish lawsuit against fraudster

A British High Court judge has criticised the Tax Agency (SKAT) and Danish lawmakers for launching a ‘politically motivated’ lawsuit against hedge fund trader Sanjay Shah, the alleged kingpin in the DKK12bn share…

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Posted on 11. May, 2021 in: News

Ex-PM warns of war with China

Former Danish prime minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen has issued a stark warning about the possibility of war with China. In an interview on the first day of the Copenhagen Democracy Summit 2021, Monday,…

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Posted on 11. May, 2021 in: News

Russian found guilty of spying

A Russian resident of Denmark has been found guilty of conducting industrial espionage. An Aalborg court yesterday sentenced 36-year-old Aleksey Nikoforov to three months in prison, with deportation to follow, for passing on…

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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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