Posted on 03. Dec, 2012 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, November 26th – December 2nd, 2012

Politics / Economy The centre-right opposition would win 52.9% of the vote, against 47.1% for the government coalition and Red/Green Alliance, if an election was held right now, a new Megafon poll showed….

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Posted on 26. Nov, 2012 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, November 19th-25th, 2012

Politics / Economy Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt travelled to Brussels, Thursday, threatening to veto the EU budget unless Denmark receives a DKK1bn rebate, but returned home empty handed after talks broke down on…

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Posted on 19. Nov, 2012 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, November 12th-18th, 2012

Politics / Economy The government and its parliamentary backers, the Red/Green Alliance, finally reached agreement on the 2013 budget. Minister for the Economy Margrethe Vestager, said she had ‘no regrets’ about making a…

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Posted on 12. Nov, 2012 in: TWTW

7.59 -Danish News Today – The Week That Was, November 5th-11th, 2012

Politics / Economy Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt praised re-elected President Obama as an ‘inspirational figure with a clear vision for the future’ and said she looked forward to strengthening the close links between…

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Posted on 05. Nov, 2012 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, October 29th-November 4th, 2012

Politics / Economy Negotiations surrounding next year’s budget were close to breaking down, Wednesday evening – the Liberals continue to demand more concessions for the business sector while the far-left Red/Greens want job…

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Posted on 29. Oct, 2012 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, October 22nd – 29th, 2012

Politics / Economy A new Epinion poll showed the government has gained a potential five seats over the past month, although the opposition remains on course for a landslide 98-77 seat victory. Another…

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Posted on 22. Oct, 2012 in: TWTW

7.59 -Danish News Today – The Week That Was, October 15th – 21st, 2012

7.59 -Danish News Today – The Week That Was, October 15th – 21st, 2012 Politics / Economy After winning the Socialist People’s Party leadership race, Annette Vilhelmsen pledged support for the government’s political…

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Posted on 15. Oct, 2012 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, October 8th – 14th, 2012

Politics / Economy Left-wing candidate Anette Vilhelmsen won the race to become the new Socialist People’s Party leader with a convincing victory over Health Minister Astrid Krag. Business Minister Ole Sohn, facing the…

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Posted on 08. Oct, 2012 in: TWTW

7.59 -Danish News Today – The Week That Was, October 1st-7th, 2012

Politics / Economy In her opening speech to the new parliamentary session, Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt focussed on the need for education and job creation to prevent the welfare state from crumbling, but…

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Posted on 01. Oct, 2012 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, September 24th- September 30th, 2012

Politics / Economy Leading economists remain highly pessimistic about the long-term health of the Danish economy despite a slight drop in jobless figures across Denmark in August. Anette Vilhelmsen has spurted ahead of…

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